Product Designer

Product Designer

Tralee, Co. Kerry, Ireland
Hybrid Working (Remote & In-Office)
Application Deadline: 27.08.2021
Full Time Position
Design Department
Reports to Chief Operating Officer

Job Description

We are looking for an innovative mid-level product/industrial designer, with 1 to 3 years of professional experience, to join our team on a full-time basis in Tralee, Co Kerry, Ireland.

As part of a dynamic international environment, you will help develop state of the art products specifically designed for 3D printing. You will be involved with a variety of industries from consumer electronics to medical, delivering innovative products, to clients of all sizes.

Responsibilities & Duties

  • Resolving product aesthetics, usability, function, safety, ergonomics and manufacturability
  • Co-operate with internal “user centered design” approaches
  • Develop innovative product solutions and resolving design issues as they arise in all relevant phases of product development
  • Ability to define customer requirements, translate into product development specifications, and ultimately delivered
  • Sketch out ideas or create renderings that provide a better visual of design ideas which must be communicated internally and with clients
  • Develop products using Siemens NX 3D CAD(or similar software)
  • Liaise with manufacturing partners to ensure manufacturability of products
  • Liaise with wider teams as needed – sales, manufacturing, marketing, finance
  • Supporting the Sales Team with presenting designs and demonstrating prototypes to clients for approval, discussing technical aspects and generating solutions
  • Participate in technical, user, market, brand and manufacturability research during research phases
  • Ensure that timely and accurate project reviews are available
  • Continuously search for improvement and solutions

Qualifications & Requirements

  • Degree in Product Design or similar
  • Strong CAD skills in Siemens NX CAD software or similar (training will be provided if necessary). Proficient in assemblies, surface modeling and 2D drawings
  • Ability to identify complex design and engineering problems and anticipate production issues, develop alternatives, evaluate options, and implement solutions
  • Strong technical ability with a pragmatic approach
  • A desire to learn about additive manufacturing/3D printing technologies
  • Willingness to learn and develop in a dynamic international environment
  • Understanding the requirements of product design for additive manufacturing (desirable but not a limiting factor as training and information will be provided)
  • Be innovative in engineering solutions and the ways in which additive manufacturing requirements are integrated into new products
  • Experience in product development is welcome but not mandatory
  • Experience with deadline/project based work is desirable
  • Ability to easily communicate in English

How To Apply

If you think you have what it takes, we would love to hear from you.  We have a dynamic, fun environment to work in and a team that is passionate about developing products. 

To apply for the Product Designer position, please fill out the below form and attach your CV, Cover Letter and Portfolio by 23:59 GMT on the 27.08.2021. Successful applicants will be contacted directly to organize an in-person and/or virtual interview.


About WAZP

WAZP offers companies the most advanced, sustainable and flexible supply chain, transforming digital content into physical products using Additive Manufacturing technology. Unlike legacy manufacturing, WAZP inspires companies to make better products, closer to the point of need. By harnessing the power of AM, WAZP offers industry defining pricing, increased design complexity, and efficient processes to support clients’ adoption of digital content manufacturing throughout the company.

At WAZP, we create exciting and challenging opportunities to learn about latest developments in Additive Manufacturing Technology, grow professionally and make a difference!

“Our ambition is to drive a high-performance culture, putting innovation and hard work at the heart of WAZP, remaining true to our values and our purpose: to help businesses access cutting edge production technology to create better products that are more sustainable.”

- Shane Hassett, Founder & CEO of WAZP


Meet Our Team

Our talented in-house team have the knowledge and experience to bring even the most complex of projects to market. 

It is together that we have achieved great successes over the years, nurtured a culture we are proud of and built customer-centric solutions our clients keep coming back for.

We support, encourage and celebrate the diverse backgrounds of our employees. It is these differences that drive innovation at WAZP and help us better serve our clients and our community as an organization.