Job Post Category: Design

Senior Designer

At Kartwheel we design for the lives around us. We’re craftspeople, visionaries, innovators and thought leaders. Fueled by passion and entrepreneurial spirit, we bring new ideas to solve challenging problems. We are fond believers in our thoughts becoming things. We are looking for an innovative thinker with exceptional attention to details to join our team.

Working at Kartwheel consists of a wide range of projects from experiential and furniture design to designing and building out Texas’ most historic restaurant. Inside our 4,000 SQ’ workshop you will work closely with the trained craftsman to build creative solutions in every project we deliver. We strive to bring a positive impact to everyday spaces and objects in our lives.

Your Role
As a Kartwheel Designer, your job is to combine creativity and technical knowledge with business skills to produce functionally beautiful spaces and objects. Your position would be working directly with the Creative Director

Project Designer Requirements
Perform design assignments that include programming client needs, research, conceptual design, schematic design, design development, space planning and construction documentation

Generate technical details, finish plans, specifications, and material selections needed for construction

Participate in the selection and presentation of developed designs, furniture, furniture systems, fabrics, equipment, color palettes, lighting and all other supporting design details

Provide design support and documentation during completion and execution of design concepts

Work with external consultants, product representatives and 3rd party vendors

Your Qualifications

* Bachelor’s degree in Interior Architecture or related field from an accredited school

5 – 7 years of design experience

Proficient on a Mac based platform in AutoCAD, SketchUp, Revit, 3D and other modeling software programs

* Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite applications (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign a must)

* Strong knowledge of furniture, finishes, materials, color selections, and specifications

* Graphics and visualization skills to effectively communicate design ideas

*Applications must include work samples