I am pleased to submit my resume for Product Designer with Skip Hop Inc. Given my background in Industrial Design and additional experience in consulting, I feel I am in a great position to make as significant contributions to Skip Hop Inc. Throughout my entire career, I have demonstrated consistent success applying aptitudes as a leader and pioneer to achieve high-reaching standards and goals. Please consider the following highlights from my resume: 20+ years working providing industrial design guidance in new product development projects for high-profile clientele. Possesses an extensive repertoire of problem solving skills, technical tools, and software. Proven commitment to continuous professional development as demonstrated through having achieved a post-graduate degree and a professional certification. Attached: Resume Jordan C. Wu, MID Senior-Level Industrial Designer & Consultant A top-performing Senior-Level Industrial Designer and Consultant credited with devising dynamic product designs for high profile corporations from ground up. Possesses an extensive repertoire of technical tools, and software, and research skills to facilitate successful design engagements for major consumer brand names. Highly adept in fostering and cultivating impactful business relationships with an innate ability to propose innovative, value-added solutions to clients. Multilingual and highly adept in fast-pace, results-oriented environment.
Strategic Planning & Analysis
Front-end UX Research
Design for Manufacturing DFM
3D Design, Modeling & CAD
Graphic & Web Design
New Product Development
Problem Resolving skills Solidworks, Rhino 3D, Abode Creative Suite - Illustrator, Photoshop, Geomagic Freeform Plus, Microsoft Office Suites - Word, Power Point and Excel, HTML, CSS, and Wordpress.
Senior Industrial DesignerJan 1998 to Current Lombardi Design & Manufacturing - Freeport, NY
Led conception, form/function/fit design, DFM ( e.g.
for injection molding) and engineering endeavors for products, such as consumer products, packaging design, iPhone cases/accessories, electronic handheld devices, Internet-of-Thing (IoT).
Collaborated with production engineers in the U.S., China, and Korea.
Clientele includes Johnson & Johnson, Unilever, L'Oreal, Clinique, Avon, and L Brands.
Played an integral role in the successful launches of Victoria's Secret Victoria and Ed Hardy Skulls perfume lines.
Proactively established GD& T engineering design standards for all design detail presentations.
Continuously hones expertise in SolidWorks, 3D printing, Adobe Creative Suite, Keyshot rendering, and Rhino 3D.
Developed successful product launch campaigns using websites built on HTML, CSS, and Wordpress.
FutureDash, Principal Design ConsultantJan 2011 to Jan 2013 Laguna Beach, CA
Planned and executed direction of Energybuddy, a home energy monitor for green energy hi-tech startup.
Devised conceptualization, detail form language development, electro-mechanic design, moldflow simulation, color/material study, product graphics, packaging design, and presentation, effectively managing product development from design to pilot manufacturing in just 3 months, launched at 2012 CES in Las Vegas.
Front-End Research ConsultantJan 2004 to Jan 2007 Scenario Lab Technologies, Inc - New York
Successfully identified latent user needs for product development through ethnographic observation, focus group, and interviews.
Creatively generating scenario and business model for new products/services.
Extensive projects included research for NeoVideo Portable Digital HDTV, Digital Home Network scenario planning, IPTV usability research, a Digital Picture Frames usability study and digital display trend survey.
Possesses an additional 5+ years professional experience as an Industrial Designer.
Master of Industrial Design, M.I.DPratt Institute - New York, NY
Certified New Product Development Professional, NPDP, Product Development and Management Association
IDEA award, Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) - desktop PC/Worktool system design
Chinese - Fluent, Japanese - Limited Working Proficiency
3D, 3D Design, Adobe Creative Suite, Photoshop, CAD, Chinese, color, CSS, Clientele, direction, engineering design, focus, graphics, Graphic, UX, HTML, Illustrator, Japanese, managing, mechanic, Excel, Microsoft Office Suites, Power Point, Word, Modeling, Network, New Product Development, packaging design, presentations, Product Design, product development, Product Development and Management, Project Management, rendering, Research, simulation, SolidWorks, Strategic Planning & Analysis, trend, Web Design, websites
Awards & Honors
US design patent for designing Network Bridge Access Server. (Patent No.: D370470)