Product Developer Job Description

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The Product Developer is responsible for the overall execution and development of the product, from concept through production with emphasis on category and performance materials within apparel. This position collaborates with the Product Development Manager, Technical Design, Materials, Design, Merchandising, Quality, and Production/Sourcing teams to execute product initiatives utilizing creative thinking and problem-solving skills.

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The Product Developer works collaboratively with their key partners in the development of their styles and categories. As a Product Developer, you must know the total product development process, including garment costing, construction, fit evaluation, basic patternmaking, and a solid understanding of the development process from concept to commercialization/production. You will be working with various product creation partners (Product Design, Product Strategy, Pattern Engineers, Product Testing, and Materials), to drive the Development & Commercialization Process and ensure products meet or exceed our product performance and functionality standards.

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We are looking for a Product Developer to join our growing team and support our goal of creating innovative, affordable, and quality products! This role will focus on sourcing suppliers and materials for our production department and working with various levels of our supply chain to support our Shop team. The person stepping into this role should have experience developing golf apparel and products and communicating with suppliers regarding each step of the production process. We are looking for someone with great attention to detail, flexibility, and knowledge of current fashion, market, and consumer trends in the golf industry.

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The Product Developer will create new products and programs that make solar and storage adoption easier and more value for customers. Helping our customers move to clean energy sources is one of the pillars of our decarbonization strategy as we strive toward a clean, fair and affordable energy future. The Product Developer is responsible for product and program development activities from conception through design, business case development, go-to-market strategy, regulatory approval, and ongoing management.

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The Product Developer is responsible for bringing new ideas forth through ideation to concept development, while also seeing them through development to commercialization. This position will span ideation, rapid prototyping, engaging with consumers for concept development, hands-on bench work, pilot plant test work, conducting industrial tests in plants, leading industrial product launches, evaluation of analytical measurements, and the management of R&D tasks to ensure stage gate progression. The candidate must be able to represent R&I interests to multiple internal cross-functional partners and external partners during all projects as well as inspire the business and our R&I team to innovation opportunities to pursue.

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The Product Developer is primarily responsible for the creation of accessible, responsive, and interactive online content underlying new digital products.

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The primary responsibilities of the Product Developer are to contribute to the development, engineering, and specifications processes of innovative and technologically advanced products that meet the needs of the Company’s customers and end users. The Product Developer is responsible for engineering the highest level of innovative and quality products and executing the product development timeline in conjunction with the timelines of the Company’s business strategies. They work to develop products that meet or exceed predetermined gross margin targets and communicate the specifications and product details to the Sourcing organization and Suppliers.

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The Product Developer works autonomously and consistently analyzes, cultivates, and drives their business forward. This role will analyze their business to identify cost trends with suppliers to drive sharper cost negotiations each season. The Product Developer is responsible for developing target price points with suppliers and drives the negotiation process to achieve costs that meet or exceed targets. They will understand the trends in the business to effectively manage the product development cycle and report to leadership any negative trends (i.e. cost increases, capacity issues, etc.) with suggested solutions to course correct. The Product Developer foresees possible delays in the pipeline and course corrects before an issue arises. From time to time, this role may be asked to help train other team members on best practices.

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As part of our product creation team, your role as Product Developer is to drive the development process from concept to commercialization/ production, functioning as the technical and business resource. In this role, you are responsible for the managing and development of new models through SMS and pre-production. You will be working with various product creation groups (product strategy, design, engineering, technical services, etc.) to drive the technical package process and ensure products meet or exceed our quality standards. This role is responsible for generating and communicating ideas regarding the overall specification, performance, and value of our products to our manufacturing resources.

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As our Product Developer, you'll be responsible for building and managing a portfolio of seasonal products and working with a diverse group of peers.

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