Innovation Team

INNOVATION

DESIGNER INNOVATION FOOTWEAR

Herzogenaurach, Germany

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

  • Drive and deliver Footwear Designs concepts that are at the edge of Sport and Style
  • Be the expert in SportStyle trends and future progressive aesthetics
  • Work with engineer team members to execute designs that adhere to costing goals while advancing category initiatives
  • Detail specifications through standardized Design Packages
  • Guide modeling and prototype process
  • Execute design deliverables in adherence to project timeline.

Your Talent

  • At least 4 years work experience of designing for one or more leading fashion/lifestyle/sports brand
  • Professional experience working in team environment, ability to function autonomously as well as in a cooperative, diverse group
  • Professional working experience with Illustrator, Indesign, Photoshop, etc.
  • Strong influencing skills and ability to interact across the businesses and functions
  • Ability to connect the dots between innovation and commerciality to shape stories that lead to new products
  • Excellent communicator, strong writing and presentation skills
  • Ability to collaborate and consult with cross functional innovation partners to create project roadmaps together
  • Bachelor’s degree in Design and/or relevant field of study
  • Please add your PORTFOLIO to your application.

PUMA provides equal opportunities for all job applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or disability. Equality for all is one of the core principles at PUMA and we do not tolerate any form of harassment or discrimination.

PUMA supports over 14,000 employees across 120+ countries. The PUMA Group owns the brand PUMA, Cobra Golf and stichd, and is headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Germany.

PUMA Wellbeing at Herzo

Athlete

  • Company sports
  • Free gym
  • Health weeks
  • Massage/Physiotherapy
  • Soccer Field & Basketball Court

Social

  • Buddy Program
  • Coffee bar
  • Community engagement
  • Company parties
  • Organic canteen

Flex

  • Family Services
  • Flextime
  • Kids camp
  • Mobile working
  • Parent child office

Finance

  • Bike leasing
  • Employee discount
  • Private pension planning
  • Public transportation
  • Simple saving plan

Herzogen­aurach

The PUMA corporate Headquarters are located in Herzogenaurach or Herzo, as we like to call our hometown, located in southern Germany close to Nuremberg.  Every day, more than 1000 colleagues walk through our doors, ready to push sport and fashion forward.  And if you’re lucky, you just might run into Usain Bolt or Antoine Griezmann walking down the hall.

Go big, go Herzo
Basketball court at the PUMA headquarters
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PUMA Innovation

Drafting the Future

The history of PUMA is full of firsts, born from our daring to take a risks and create opportunities: for the brand, for athletes, for consumers. We want more than to innovate for innovation's sake – we want to deliver emotions through our products.

Meet the Team