Top Employer 2023



Somerville, Massachusetts, United States of America

SPEED & SPIRIT is what we look for in our candidates, defined by some simple values that inspire us to BE DRIVEN in our performance, BE VIBRANT in our sporting legacy, BE TOGETHER in our team spirit, and BE YOU to let our individual talent and experience shine. Applying for a job at PUMA is easy and all genders are welcome. Simply click APPLY ONLINE and follow the steps to upload your application.

Your Mission

  • Work closely with the apparel design team, product development, and PLM team to develop the seasonal and carryover ranges.

  • Responsible for the timely and accurate completion of updating and creating merch boards and tech packs based on design calendar.

  • Partner with developers and global sourcing offices to implement a clear understanding of product design, fit, and function.

  • Create and execute apparel products that meet cost, margin, and brief requirements.

  • Ensure that all products follow Puma international design, brand, and quality standards.

  • Conduct market research for competitor, best practices, consumer, and price studies, and most importantly trend research.

  • Ability to present in person and via video.

  • Communicates professionally and effectively within a cross functional team and can have productive discussions during product feedback sessions.

  • Approximate Travel Required when applicable: 10-15%

Your Talent

  • 1 plus year as an Apparel Designer, Apprentice or Assistant, preferably for a performance apparel company.

  • BS/BA or BFA degree preferred.

  • Skilled in Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator and Photoshop)

  • Understanding of 3D software programs (Browzwear VStitcher and Clo)

  • Knowledge of the Sports performance and/or Sport lifestyle market (Competition, Distribution, Price, Product, Consumer, Retail environment)

  • Technical knowledge related to fabrics, trims, product development, and quality requirements.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment.

  • Strong line merchandising abilities / building well rounded and balanced collections.

  • Highly organized with the ability to manage multiple projects at various stages at the same time.

PUMA supports over 16,100 employees across 120+ countries. The PUMA Group owns the brand PUMA, Cobra Golf and stichd, and is headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Germany.

PUMA is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of PUMA to prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type and to afford equal employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, gender, physical or mental disability, veteran-status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.For additional information, please contact:

PUMA Wellbeing at Boston


  • Free Gym

  • Corporate races

  • Company sports


  • Company parties

  • Social Areas

  • Coffee bar

  • Lunch room


  • Parent Child Office

  • Parental Leave Policy

  • Summer Fridays


  • Employee & parking discount

  • Public transportation

  • Medical & Life insurance

  • 401K Match Program

Boston MA

The large running presence in Boston drives our passion to be to the Fastest Sports Brand in the World.

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PUMA Design

Our mission is to deliver the greatest product and experiences that help our athletes perform better and empower our consumers.

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