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MATERIAL DESIGNER SPORTSTYLE 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

  • Lead seasonal material innovations specifically for lifestyle categories
  • Drive sustainable solutions for materials design in Footwear
  • Provide market research and design trend analysis presentations
  • Work closely with suppliers to both source, brief and develop new materials in line with the creative direction and commercial needs
  • Creation of seasonal material palettes that are commercial and trend relevant
  • Generate and present strong product stories, designs and mood boards
  • Apply material concepts to 3D visualizations
  • Create design tech packs for product creation at a factory standard
  • Work closely with development teams to ensure materials meet the testing and usage standards for PUMA
  • Travel for development trips, market research and trade shows.

Your Talent

  • College / University degree or equivalent in Design (Textile, Product, Fashion or related)
  • Minimum 3 years of experience within the Footwear Design Industry
  • Competency in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Knowledge of Keyshot is a plus
  • Excellent verbal and written language skills in English
  • Excellent organization and management skills
  • Passion for the PUMA brand & products and what it stands for #ForeverFaster
  • Please submit your design PORTFOLIO with 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 16,100 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
  • Canteen

Flex

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

Finance

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

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

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