Industrial Product Designer

Austin, Texas, United States | Full-time


NBG Home is one of the largest home decor manufacturing companies and importers in the world. In our DNA is a history and a passion for home decor. NBG Home is built on a foundation of proven track records: our brands have decades upon decades of success meeting customer needs and creating incredible products. Together, we are the future of affordable home decor.

We are currently seeking an Industrial Product Designer based in Austin, TX.  This position will be responsible for working closely with Product Strategists and the Design Director to design a range of home decor products including picture frames, functional wall decor and functional / decorative tabletop decor.

Key Responsibilities

  • Interpret and conduct relevant product research, and track trends
  • Translate home decor trends and research into meaningful and customer-relevant products
  • Inspire product teams and team members with fresh, clever and unexpected solutions
  • Use 2D and 3D software to create high quality renderings of designs for internal review and customer presentation
  • Balance innovative product design with functional requirements and aesthetic appeal
  • Own product designs from ideation to manufacturing
  • Produce technical drawings and product specs for manufacturing

Skills Required

  • Outstanding sense of design combined with high level of skill, speed, and accuracy
  • High level of proficiency in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Proficiency using 3D modeling software - Sketchup, Rhino, 3DS Max or similar
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs
  • Understanding of common materials and manufacturing processes (wood, metal, plastics)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated, proactive, and organized
  • Strong aesthetic sensitivity
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills
  • Strong sense for graphic design as it relates to surface design and graphic layouts
  • Drive for innovation and thinking outside the box
  • Passion for home decor products is a big plus!
  • Understanding of packaging and print process is a plus

Education & Experience

  • 5-10 year of relevant professional experience
  • Bachelors degree in industrial design or furniture design

Additional information

  • Travel: This position requires some domestic travel, approximately 1-4 trips annually

NBG Home is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. NBG Home is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.