technical developer - sweaters.


Position Description

  • Is responsible for the SWEATERS category covering TH Menswear, Tommy Jeans and Hilfiger Collection. 
  • Create product specs and technical packs for handover to factories within set
  • Arrange and lead seasonal fit sessions. 
  • Prepare and relay fit comments to the factories and ensure these are accurately executed within set deadlines. 
  • Updating and managing graded specs according to TH sizing standards. 
  • Follow and update the critical path. 
  • Create, organize and manage existing block library and develop new fits as needed. 
  • Provide technical support to designers and product developers. 
  • Support factories with construction and/or workmanship queries. 
  • Flag any variance in measurements and quality issues throughout a style’s cycle. 
  • Develop and standardize workmanship techniques and leverage expertise across TH Men’s divisions. 
  • Take regular factory visits to oversee proto/sampling/production development. 

Position Requirements

  • Minimum 5‐7 years’ experience as a Fit Technician/Technical Developer within the industry with a focus on Sweaters. 
  • Should be capable of working under pressure and at a fast pace. 
  • Comfortable working closely with designers on new ideas and interpretations as well as with the production team and factories. 
  • Should be able to work both independently and as active team members. 
  • Has a good understanding and knowledge of the product and manufacturing processes. 
  • Should have a keen eye for detail and quality. 
  • Good communication skills and comfortable making decisions. 
  • Should have good organizational skills and be able to manage time efficiently and prioritize tasks. 
  • Candidate should enjoy problem solving and have a passion for getting things done. 
  • Experience dealing with offshore factories/suppliers is beneficial. 
  • PLM experience is beneficial.