Industrial Designer Bluegroundİstanbul, Istanbul, TR
Blueground is a real estate tech company that wants to make people feel at home wherever they choose to live. The company offers beautifully furnished and thoughtfully equipped apartments for a month, a year, or even longer that are designed to help people simply show up and start living. Motivated by its mission to create a tech powered living experience that guests love, homed in an organization where great people are proud to work, Blueground has grown quickly, surpassing 2,000 apartments and 300 team members in nine cities; New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Boston, Chicago, Washington D.C., Dubai, Istanbul and Athens. Blueground plans to have a presence in 50 cities around the world and a portfolio of more than 50,000 apartments by 2023.
At Blueground, we invest first and foremost in our people. We build our culture around people that:
- Seek excellence in everything they do
- Thrive in a fast-paced, high energy workplace
- Value efficiency and respect other people’s time
- Are team players and have a strong work ethic
- Don’t forget to have fun and be positive
We are currently looking for a talented Industrial Designer to join our Design team based in Istanbul. You will be creating original furniture designs and revising existing vendor products to meet Blueground's design requirements.
You will be working with the product and interior design teams globally and developing new furniture concepts. This job requires strong 3D modelling and rendering skills. You will be expected to develop new product design models as well as preparing assembly guidelines with detailed production drawings.
What you will focus on :
- Work independently and with speed to create designs based on company's brand style and conceptual standards and communicate design specifications to manufacturers all around the world
- Collaborate with the team of Design Managers, Interior Designers, and Industrial Designers in order to shape Blueground's furniture design
- Study, research and plan various styles of furniture design by taking into consideration the users experience
- Evaluate issues such as materials, durability and manufacturing methods and techniques in order to conclude into the right design principles of each concept
- Stay informed about design trends and developments so as to come up with innovative ideas reflected to our properties
What we are looking for:
- A Bachelor Degree in Industrial Design from a top tier university. Master degree In Industrial Designer will be considered as an asset.
- At least 3 years of experience with furniture design, detailing and/or production at a reputable furniture-maker or a design firm
- Strong hand-sketching or other concept development techniques
- Software Proficiency to include: Rhinoceros or 3Ds Max and Adobe Creative Suite
- Knowledge and ability to create mockups of the designs using 3D rendering software is a must
- Strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
- Fluency/ Native in English and Turkish
- Competitive compensation
- Opportunity to grow alongside Blueground' s expansion locally and abroad
- Dynamic working environment with talented people
- Complimentary accommodations in Blueground locations! Think summer in Greece and Winter in New Y