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Creative Director: Beauty & Fashion

The Creative Director role that we are seeking is for someone who is obsessed with brands. In particular fashion, Beauty and Lifestyle brands. This role will be responsible for setting the vision for our beauty and fashion creative team while keeping their finger on the pulse of everything going on in the industry. They will inspire and lead creative excellence across a variety of projects. This role will oversee multiple projects from conception to execution, and directly manage a team of creative’s and interface with clients daily. Team leadership, communication and creative skills are absolutely essential for the role, in addition to strong presentation skills.

The Creative Director will work in a highly collaborative and fast-paced environment. Partnering with the strategy team and 3D team to develop, articulate and visually bring to life big ideas in a very holistic way. This can range from developing a new brand concept from scratch to experiential activations for brands with an incredible amount of history and equity all the way through space and experience design.

The Creative Director will continue to push design excellence throughout the organization while leading and managing a very talented design team. In this role, you’ll be expected to lead multiple large, complex projects and be a role model for interdisciplinary teams. 
You will ooze authority internally and externally and build key relationships with clients while building an influential creative network.

Specific Skills

- Strong leadership skills with over 12+ years of experience leading and managing design
- Demonstration of design excellence and expertise throughout your career
- Must have a solid understanding and desire to keep up to date with innovation trends, industry trends, and design trends with a specific focus on beauty and fashion
- Strategic thinker with strong vision and ability to present flawlessly
- Exceptional understanding of brands across a variety of industries
- High design aesthetics, typography, great taste, and interest in developing art direction and conception skills to the highest level
- Strong presentation and communication skills
- Manages team of full-time employees and freelancers by
- Managing team workflow and allocations
- Communicating creative direction
- Inspiring team to elevate their work
- Giving clear feedback that helps get them to the next level of their career

 

How To Apply

Please be sure to submit your resume and your portfolio where applicable with your application (PDF or URL). Apply via email: CD@aruliden.com and make sure to specify the job you are applying for in the subject line. No phone calls please.

Senior Graphic Designer: Beauty & Fashion

The designer we're seeking loves brands. You're excited by beauty, fashion, and packaging.  The ideal candidate will have a solid background in graphic design, typography, and understands how to tell unique visual stories through presentations. The candidate should also have a strong pulse on trends - what’s happening today in the marketplace and what’s happening next - and ultimately bring a fresh perspective and positivity to the table. Our environment is highly creative, fast-paced and collaborative.

Specific Skills

- At least 7 years experience
- Be fluent in relevant software such as Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign

How To Apply

Please be sure to submit your resume and your portfolio where applicable with your application (PDF or URL). Apply via email: GDBeauty@aruliden.com and make sure to specify the job you are applying for in the subject line. No phone calls please.

Industrial Designer: Beauty & Fashion

Aruliden is currently looking for a talented Industrial Designer for our Beauty / Lifestyle team. Our ideal candidate has a passion for product design and a compelling set of industrial design skills, including an extraordinary sense of aesthetics, concept development, strong sketching abilities, strong 3D CAD modeling, an understanding of a variety of manufacturing processes, as well as the ability to translate brand values into great products.

• Explore a wide variety of compelling design options through sketching and rendering  
• Create models for product development and prototyping
• Communicate concepts and ideas through verbal, visual, and written means
• Collaborate with Design, Strategy, and Project Managers to translate project goals into design solutions

Specific Skills

You are passionate about product design AND you have a strong interest in beauty, style and fashion, keeping your finger on the pulse, knowing not only current trends but also next trends!  You are looking for a company where you have the opportunity to pursue your interests, showcase talents, and possess the willingness to push yourself beyond your own creative threshold and create products that live on in perpetuity. 

- Education: Degree in Industrial Design or equivalent experience
- Experience: 3+ years of relevant design experience
- Strong Portfolio demonstrating superior problem solving & ideation
- Concept, Strategy, Sketching and Rendering hands-on design skills
- 3D CAD/surface and solid modeling proficiency (Solidworks or Rhino3D)
- Keyshot or 3DS Max rendering and animation software
- Adobe Creative Suite proficiency
- Ability to self-direct, set higher goals, organize and set proper priorities
- Strong written and verbal English communications skills

How To Apply

Please be sure to submit your resume and your portfolio where applicable with your application (PDF or URL). Apply via email: IDBeauty@aruliden.com and make sure to specify the job you are applying for in the subject line. No phone calls please.

Senior Graphic Designer

We are looking for a senior graphic designer with at least 7 years experience who is at their core, a creator and self-starter. This person enjoys working with different categories of clients and is well-versed in a variety of design challenges, from brand identities to packaging, from print to digital.

The primary focus of the position is to work with the directors in creative development, while always providing leadership, a high level of vision and attention to detail.

Specific Skills

- Minimum of 7 years experience
- Must be willing and able to wear many hats
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
- Passion for design
- Strong strategic thinker
- Fluent in Adobe Creative Suite

How To Apply

Please be sure to submit your resume and your portfolio where applicable with your application (PDF or URL). Apply via email: gd@aruliden.com and make sure to specify the job you are applying for in the subject line. No phone calls please.

Junior Motion Designer

The Junior Motion Designer we're seeking is passionate about visual storytelling and animation. The ideal candidate will have a solid background in design and understand how to tell unique visual stories with a broad range of experiences to back it up. The candidate should also have a strong pulse on trends - what’s happening today in the marketplace and what’s happening next - and ultimately bring a fresh perspective to the table. Our environment is highly creative, fast-paced and collaborative. 

Specific Skills

- 1-2 years experience
- Fluent in motion software (Adobe Premiere, After Effects, Cinema 4d, Final Cut Pro).
- Fluent in Adobe Creative Suite

How To Apply

Please be sure to submit your resume and your portfolio where applicable with your application (PDF or URL). Apply via email: gd@aruliden.com and make sure to specify the job you are applying for in the subject line. No phone calls please.

Senior Strategist

We are looking for a Senior Strategist with 7+ year of experience who is excited to work on brands from startups to Fortune 500’s across a range of industries within a fast-paced environment.
    
The Senior Strategist is responsible for leading simultaneous projects end-to-end, from market and consumer insights to brand and design strategy onto implementation. The ideal candidate has a range of experience across brand strategy, innovation, and product development & design and is experienced with collaborating with designers and design teams.

The job requires strong strategic thinking, insight, ideation and storytelling skills. You must be able to draw actionable consumer insights from research and then turn those into compelling strategies in forms that communicate with a balance of human emotion and commercial rationale. Additionally, you must be able to lead and manage junior strategists as well as work effectively with senior management.

Specific Skills

- 7+ years experience in brand, innovation and design strategy for consumer-focused brands
- Strong client relationship leader
- Excellent communication and organizational skills. 
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
- Experience planning and leading consumer and market research 
- Adept at uncovering strong insights and turning those into differentiated strategies
- Ability to lead and motivate employees at all levels within the studio
- Ability to craft and express ideas clearly through compelling storytelling
- Strong Writing Skills and understanding of crafting a compelling SOW that is clear to the client as well as the internal team
- Track record in developing brands / products / innovation that launched in market
- Experience collaborating with designer

 

How To Apply

Please be sure to submit your resume and your portfolio where applicable with your application (PDF or URL). Apply via email: strategy@aruliden.com and make sure to specify the job you are applying for in the subject line. No phone calls please.

Strategist

We are looking for a Brand & Design Strategist with 3+ year of experience who is excited to work on brands from startups to Fortune 500s across a range of industries within a fast-paced environment.
    
The Brand Strategist is obsessed with market culture and all types of brands. The ideal candidate is enthusiastic about breaking down brands and understanding their core value/s. This role will collaborate with the strategy and design team to deliver projects end-to-end, from market and consumer insights to brand and design strategy onto implementation. The ideal candidate has experience in brand positioning, identity and / or innovation strategy with consumer brands. 

The job requires strong strategic thinking, insight, ideation and communication skills. We are looking for someone who is passionate about brands and understands the nuances of developing and delivering a brand through products and experiences. You must be able to conduct research and draw strong conclusions backed by rigor. At the same time, you will be able to bring ideas to life in a compelling and human way.

Specific Skills

- 3+ years experience in brand strategy for consumer-focused brands
- A balance of strategic and creative thinking
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
- Experience conducting research into a brand, category and consumer target
- Excellent communication and organizational skills
- Ability to craft and express ideas clearly through compelling storytelling

 

How To Apply

Please be sure to submit your resume and your portfolio where applicable with your application (PDF or URL). Apply via email: strategy@aruliden.com and make sure to specify the job you are applying for in the subject line. No phone calls please.

Senior Industrial Designer

We are looking for a Senior industrial designer with 5+ year of experience who is enthusiastic to work on iconic brands in the consumer electronic and lifestyle industries in a fast-paced environment.

The Senior designer is responsible for leading concurrently running, multiple projects from inception through completion in addition to working with various vendors and clients on project timing and costs. The job requires exceptional strategic thinking, ideation, sketching, 3D and product storytelling skills. 

Specific Skills

You must be hands on and curious to learn. Extremely organized, with strong communication skills in addition to excellent computer skills in traditional design applications. 
 
- 5+ years experience in similar position
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
- Strong strategic thinker
- Ability to lead and motivate employees at all levels within the studio.
- Excellent communication and organizational skills. 
- Ability to express ideas clearly through sketches.
- Proficient in 3D modeling and rendering
- Proficient with relative software, including but not limited to Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign

How To Apply

Please be sure to submit your resume and your portfolio where applicable with your application (PDF or URL). Apply via email: id@aruliden.com and make sure to specify the job you are applying for in the subject line. No phone calls please.

Industrial Designer (SF)

We are looking for a Mid-Level industrial designer with 2-4 years of experience who is enthusiastic to work on iconic brands in the home, consumer electronics, and lifestyle industries in a fast-paced environment.

 

The Mid-level designer is responsible for contributing to concurrently running projects; from sketching and ideation, through CAD modeling, rendering and presentation building. The job requires the ability to think strategically and then deliver outstanding product ideation and concept development.

Specific Skills

You must be hands on and curious to learn. Extremely organized, with strong communication skills in addition to excellent computer skills in traditional design applications. 
 
- 2+ years experience in similar position
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
- Strong strategic thinker
- Ability to collaborate with and motivate employees at all levels within the studio.
- Excellent communication and organizational skills. 
- Ability to express ideas clearly through sketches.
- Proficient in 3D modeling and rendering
- Proficient with relative software, including but not limited to Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign 

How To Apply

Please be sure to submit your resume and your portfolio where applicable with your application (PDF or URL). Apply via email: IDSanFran@aruliden.com and make sure to specify the job you are applying for in the subject line. No phone calls please.

Internships

We’re currently accepting applications for internships in the following areas: Industrial Design, Brand Strategy, Graphic Design, User Interface Design.

For Graphic Design and User Interface Design internship please submit portfolio to GDinternships@aruliden.com

For Industrial Design internship please submit portfolio to IDinternships@aruliden.com

For Brand Strategy internship please submit portfolio to Strategyinternships@aruliden.com

Please do not call the office in regards to this position, or on your application. Our team will contact you if we feel your profile is a match.

How To Apply

Please be sure to submit your resume and your portfolio where applicable with your application (PDF or URL). Apply via email: and make sure to specify the job you are applying for in the subject line. No phone calls please.