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DICK'S Sporting Goods.

Technical Designer- Men's & Women's Casual Sportswear

DICK'S Sporting Goods. - Pittsburgh, PA



The Technical Designer executes the entire technical design

process for specific brand/category of apparel with consideration to integrity

of design, fit, construction, manufacturing, costs and delivery.

Owner of all technical responsibilities related to a

specific brand/category

Interpret the designer's vision & define through

specifications & detail drawings for clear, concise & accurate Tech

Packs on all aspects that relate to technical design

Develop block pattern & technical specifications by

brand/classification in support of the brand profile, design vision &

appropriate customer base

Consistently reviews specifications and grade to ensure

relevancy in the marketplace and to the consumer.

Guarantees spec integrity across all categories of product.

Creates and maintains fit Matrix by brand and product type

Conduct fit sessions, analyze all changes & how it

relates to specification & pattern than translate information concisely to

a technical package.

Responsible for pattern making adjustments that relate to

balance and styling changes

Tracks, records & organizes garments & information

to ensure timely fit sessions from first proto to 'Top of Production' approval

Responsible for accuracy on Tracking Reports, ETA's of sample arrival and Cut dates

Following up with vendor as needed

Ensure that all time and action calendar timelines are met

Communicates & partners with design, Sourcing team &

manufacturer to protect integrity of set specifications

Determine more cost effective methods of garment


Measure models only if needed.

Advises manager if model is out tolerance

Attend all milestone meeting be prepared to give measurement

specifications and product history

Conduct competitor's analysis seasonally

Attend weekly brand meetings as needed



Bachelor's Degree- BA/BS degree in apparel/textiles or

equivalent industry experience

5-7 years of multi-category Technical design or industry


Must be proficient with PDS patternmaking system

10 days 3 hours ago

DICK'S Sporting Goods.


Technical Designer- Men's & Women's Casual Sportswear DICK'S Sporting Goods. - Pittsburgh, PA, United States


Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Company Profile:
DICK’S Sporting Goods was founded in 1948 when an 18 year-old Dick Stack was working at an Army surplus store in Binghamton, New York. An avid fisherman, Dick was approached by the store owner to come up with a list of products needed to get into the fishing tackle business. After Dick presented his suggestions, the owner told him he was a dumb kid and had no idea what he was doing. Dick was upset and promptly quit. He went to his grandmother’s house where he spent a lot of time as a kid and told her what had happened.