Design I Product Management Team

DESIGN

SENIOR 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 in creation and execution of innovative footwear designs aimed at continuous styling and technical innovation
  • Collect market intelligence, providing all involved with accurate and up-to-date information on design trends and developments and utilizes them effectively
  • Create stories for design initiatives and bring fresh ideas to creative direction
  • Produce accurate and detailed color and material specs to factory standards
  • Delivery of projects in line with Puma development calendar
  • Travel to factories to finalize prototypes
  • Enter and update design information in data systems
  • Work closely with commercial teams (PLM) and development teams to meet price targets, sales goals, testing and usage standards.

Your Talent

  • University degree in Design and/or relevant field of study
  • Strong portfolio of footwear design
  • 5-8 years working experience of designing for one or more leading footwear/lifestyle/sports brand, ideally in the fashion or sports industry
  • Demonstrated knowledge of footwear consumer and trends
  • Extensive knowledge of domestic and international retail, consumer trend, and product line dynamics
  • Experience in international product development and manufacturing processes
  • Exceptional and refined level of form, color and material understanding
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills
  • Proficiency in Illustrator & Photoshop
  • Please submit your 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 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 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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