Designer 2, Color - Apparel & Footwear

Date: May 5, 2022

Location: New York, NY, US, 10001

Company: Under Armour

Position Summary

We are searching for a Designer 2, Apparel + Footwear Color to focus on and elevate Color Design. Working closely with Design leadership, he/she/they will build palettes, strategy, and color application across multiple apparel and footwear categories. We’re looking for an enthusiastic and collaborative designer who is dialed into color, trends, sport culture and can lead from concept through execution.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Work collaboratively with Color Design leadership and respective team members to produce brand relevant color palettes and application strategies that reflect Under Armour’s DNA.
  • Be a key partner in applying seasonal color that aligns with our greater color strategy.
  • Gather, prepare, and present conceptual ideas.
  • Collaborate with product designers and merchandisers to create consistent head-to-toe looks.
  • Lead color design application and reviews for multiple categories.
  • Provide product conceptualization and alternatives that meet the needs of the product as outlined by product merchandising and the product brief.
  • Build and manage tech packs.

Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills & Abilities)

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Attention to detail and experience multitasking and working under tight deadlines.
  • Passion every day to design compelling and cutting-edge product.
  • Solid understanding of construction and materials; preferably well versed in manufacturing techniques.
  • Strong taste level when it comes to color theory, color application and trends.
  • Strong presentation skills and comfortable working with a group.
  • Must be detail oriented, able to prioritize tasks and to successfully meet multiple deadlines

Education And / Or Experience

  • BA, BFA or BS in Color, Apparel, Graphic or Industrial Design
  • 5-8+ years of experience preferred
  • Advanced user of Adobe Creative Suite

Other Requirements

  • Location: New York Office


Managed Budget

Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City