Senior Designer Men’s

at lululemon athletica
Location Vancouver, Canada
Date Posted September 10, 2019
Category Design
Job Type Full-time


Salary: $140,000.00 - $160,000.00/Annually

Job Type: Full-Time, Permanent

Language: English

Start Date of Employment (Approx.): As soon as possible

Minimum Education: Diploma

Positions Available: 1

NOC Group: (5243)

Job Location(s)

1818 Cornwall Ave

Vancouver, British Columbia

V6J 1C7 Canada


Job Description

a day in the life of a senior designer men's

• Design handsome, premium and functional apparel that solves sweaty athletic problems – leading edge in performance, quality, fit and comfort.

• Develop strategy for line and partner with Vision team to build seasonal creative vision – product strategies, design language and ethos, branding, technology, colour, print, fabric & trim, construction, etc.

• Own designs 100% from concept to floor – season kickoff through to final fittings, and building product education

• Partner with the Merchant on building a strong line, and partner with Development and Sourcing to deliver quality product on time.

• Work with Sr Designers to ensure continuity in design strategies and branding across lines, where relevant. Build and coach a high performance team of designers. Train ethos and 4 F’s

• Travel to factories for product development – 4 x per year

• Travel for trend research and tradeshows – design inspiration, colour, print, fabric & trim

• Work on the retail floor – 2 x per month – connecting with guests/athletes to elevate our product

• Be an expert in run, gym/train and yoga


the finer print

• BA, BFA, BS in Design required, MA desired in Textile and knitwear.

• 5+ years of industry experience in apparel design

• 2 + years industry experience with a global apparel retailer

• 1+ years experience leading and managing teams

• Strong knowledge of garment construction, patterns and textiles required

• Thorough understanding of fiber required

• Natural ability to oversee and lead a team in the development and design of product

• You create space for others to be their best selves and achieve outstanding results

• You execute like an owner – calendar and margin aware

• Willingness to be in wonderment and to learn

• Look for what is needed not only today but to realize the future

• Builds capabilities in the organization and in others to drive strategy and achieve results for today and tomorrow


*Comprehensive benefits package including extended medical, dental, disability, & RRSP matching and performance based bonus available.  We offer a competitive salary based on experience and  support in relocation costs for qualified candidates not residing in Vancouver. The employee is eligible for performance based salary increases & bonuses.

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