Various Positions, BAIC

Beijing, China

BAIC design, is composed of a domestic brand styling design team with 150 members in both Beijing China and Turin Italy. With the ability for full flow design and is capable of running 3-4 vehicle design projects and multiple facelift projects. It designs for BEIJING brand (off road), SENOVA brand (sedan), WEVAN brand (minivan) and partial EVs. OFFSPACE series concept design was released to define the design language of the next generation vehicles of BAIC, which was awarded the best annual concept vehicle design. The D70 and D50 have also been released as BAIC design 2.0 at the Shanghai Auto show in 2017. BAIC design has now developed into a leading professional automotive styling research and development center in China.

Position: CMF Design Chief

Professional discipline: CMF design

Experience: working experience in automotive CMF design for more than 13 years with well-known automotive brands; with CMF brand planning experience; responsible for at least 4 successful CMF vehicles development.

Requirements:

  • Rich CMF design field professional knowledge
    • CMF trends
    • Vehicle CMF design principles
  • Rich CMF development design and process knowledge
    • Texture, decorative pieces processing, fabric and other materials development and processing knowledge
    • All CMF samples and test standard knowledge
    • Color buck design and acceptance knowledge

Responsibilities:

  • Control the CMF overall quality, control all the project CMF deliverables quality
  • BAIC motor platform CMF planning, determination of BAIC brands CMF development direction and the implementation
  • Guide and improve designers capability
  • Resolve project CMF difficult issues, responsible for all project review reports

Position: Exterior Design Chief

Professional discipline: styling design

Experience: In the field of automotive styling design for more than 15 years, has a wealth of vehicle design and design experience, with best-selling product performance, OEM work experience preferably with foreign or joint venture companies

Requirements:

  • Proficient art skills, good hand-painting and PS skills
  • Broad and forward-looking design vision
  • Vehicle styling and development experience, to lead the team to complete design and development
  • Automotive engineering process knowledge, to guide the development of mass production 

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain vehicle and facelift styling design, responsible for styling direction and internal audits
  • Control CAS data quality and aesthetic quality
  • Control the quality of clay model and RP pieces
  • Guide the clay modeling process
  • Engineering responsibilities and mass production stage of the OIL issues
  • Exterior styling trend analysis research
  • Training and enhancement of designers capability

Position: Interior Design Chief

Professional discipline: styling design

Experience: In the field of automotive styling design for more than 15 years, has a wealth of vehicle design and design experience, with best-selling product performance, OEM work experience, preferably with foreign and joint venture companies

Requirements:

  • Proficient art skills, good hand-painting and PS skills
  • Broad and forward-looking design vision
  • Vehicle styling design and development experience, to lead the styling design team to complete the design and development projects
  • Automotive engineering process knowledge, to guide the development of mass production 

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain vehicle and facelift styling design, responsible for styling direction and internal audit
  • Control CAS data and aesthetic quality
  • Control the quality of clay model and RP pieces
  • Guide clay modeling process
  • Responsible for engineering and mass production stage of the OIL issues
  • Responsible for interior styling trend analysis research
  • Responsible for training and enhancement of the designer capability

Position: Interactive Design Chief

Professional discipline: Interactive design

Experience: Major in interactive design; working experience in interactive design or ergonomic design for 10 years or more; preferably with overseas education background or work experience; with internet company working background or excellent automotive interactive design projects; responsible for 3-5 automotive interactive design development projects; responsible for 1-2 successful production vehicle interactive design projects.

Requirements:

  • Proficient in interactive design processes, including function analysis, persona analysis, prototype design, interface development, usability testing, etc
  • Skilled in hand drawing and presentation
  • Proficient in Photoshop / Illustrator / Flash / Dreamweaver and other design software
  • Professional English skill, fluent communication with foreign experts
  • Preferably familiar with 3D or actionscript language
  • Strong leadership and a true team player
  • Logical analysis, good communication and coordination, strong sense of responsibility

Responsibilities:

  • Interaction design theory research for BAIC brands
  • Develop interactive structure and product plan iterations
  • Participate in product planning and creation process, analyze business requirements, and decompose/summarize HMI requirements
  • Design product interface layout and operation process
  • Independently responsible for technical communications and discussion with engineering and other departments
  • Control interaction design quality and final effect
  • Guide designers to complete detailed design

Position: Advanced Design Chief

Professional discipline: Advanced and creative design 

Experience: Bachelor degree or above, preferably in transportation design; Working experience in advanced design for more than 15 years, preferably with oversea education or working experience; responsible for development of more than 3 concept car projects; responsible for execution of more than 3 advanced design research projects with 1-2 successful concept design projects well-known in the field

Requirements:

  • Familiar with advanced design development process and methods
  • Familiar with automotive advanced design technology
  • Creative thinking and insight
  • Logical and analytical ability
  • Good strategy definition and presentation skills
  • Fluent English, bilingual (Italian and English) is preferred
  • Good written and professional writing skills, bilingual is preferred ( English and Chinese)

Responsibilities:

  • Establish design concept theoretical system, develop design philosophy and design language
  • Development of concept design and design research direction
  • Product design strategy, control the implementation effect in projects
  • Organization and completion of concept design and design research projects
  • Controling of advanced design deliverables quality
  • Coordination with CMF and interactive design teams
  • Technical problem solving skills beyond advanced design development
  • Overseeing advanced design development process and work specifications definition
  • Defining advanced design construction and development planning 

Position: Lamp Design Chief Designer

Professional discipline: lamp design

Experience: working experience in the automotive styling field for more than 12 years, with a wealth of experience in lamp styling design development, with best-selling product performance, OEM work experience, preferably with foreign or joint venture companies.

Requirements:

  • Strong art skills, good hand drawing and PS skills
  • Strong vision and forward-looking design vision
  • Lamp styling design development experience, able to lead the lamp styling team to complete the lamp design development work
  • Automotive engineering process knowledge, familiar with automotive lamp related specifications and regulations, able to guide lamp mass production development

Responsibilities:

  • Baic Brands Lamp design development, responsible for styling quality evaluation and proposal selection
  • Lamp CAS quality, aesthetic quality control
  • Lamp rapid prototyping, lighted model quality control and design improvement
  • Responsible for engineering, mass production phase OIL difficult issues
  • Lamp trend analysis
  • Lamp designers training

Position: CAS Design Expert

Professional discipline: CAS design

Experience requirements:  

  • International design background, rich experience and practices in automotive styling development
  • Project experience in domestic or foreign well-known mainstream automotive companies or design companies, with well-known works
  • Professional authoritative understanding and extraordinary design feel for CAS design
  • Work experience in digital design project management and team management

Skill requirements:

  • A good master of ALIAS, ICEM SURF, CAITA 3D modeling software
  • Wth top-class forward and reverse digital modeling ability
  • Good communication skills in English

Responsibilities:

  • Final checks, quality control and acceptance of digital models
  • Problem solving skills for complicated digital design work
  • Guide project planning and progress control of 3D design
  • Review digital design quality standards and operation specifications

Position: Exterior Chief Designer

Professional discipline: Styling design

Experience: working experience in automotive styling field for more than 10 years, with a wealth of experience in vehicle design and development, at least two best-selling products; OEM working experience preferably in foreign or joint venture companies.

Requirements:

  • Strong art skills, good hand drawing and PS skills
  • Strong vision and forward-looking design vision
  • Vehicle styling design development experience, able to guide styling team to complete styling design development
  • Complete automotive engineering process knowledge, able to guide mass production development

Responsibilities:

  • Draw exterior renderings and sketches
  • Guide vehicle and facelift styling development, responsible for styling direction and internal reviews
  • Control CAS quality and aesthetic quality
  • Control clay modeling, rapid prototyping parts quality, guide clay model shape adjustment work
  • Responsible for engineering, mass production phase OIL difficult issues
  • Responsible for exterior trend analysis
  • Responsible for interior designer training

Interested candidates please indicate the position you wish to apply for and submit your CV + portfolio (no larger than 10MB) to yjy-hrsz@baicmotor.com.