Various Positions, Global Vehicle Architecture

Beijing, China

Gva Hq

Global Vehicle Architecture is unique in that it is the only European designer led automotive design consultancy with complete in-house 3d modeling facilities in China.

We pride ourselves in constantly delivering visionary and strategic market-correct orientated solutions for our international clients. Primarily we are looking for different categories of automotive designers, but our work is diverse and varied and encompasses all forms of vehicle design. 

We are therefore now looking to expand our design team.

Specifically we are looking for candidates to fill the following positions:


1) Chief Exterior and Chief Interior Designer

Skills and Qualifications

  • 5 to 10 years of experience working for an automotive consultant and/or automotive OEM as a senior interior or exterior designer on production and concept vehicles
  • Bachelor or Master's degree in Industrial, Product or Transportation design 
  • Fluent in spoken and written English
  • Have a thorough understanding of the process from sketch to production


2) Senior Exterior and Interior Designers

Key Responsibilities

  • Work on a wide range of production and advanced design projects
  • Deliver creative design solutions by free hand sketches, and computer sketches and renderings
  • Guide and complete a design process from sketch phase through to virtual and manual 3d modeling and A class surfacing
  • Liaise and work with the in-house and client based engineering teams to ensure that feasibility and engineering requirements are met and creative engineering solutions sought on a project to project basis

Skills and Qualifications

  • 2 to 5 years of experience working for an automotive consultant and/or automotive OEM as an interior or exterior designer on production and/or concept vehicles
  • Able to use the Photoshop and Alias programs. Ability to use V-red and other rendering programs will be considered a plus
  • Passionate about design and communicating this with exceptional visual communication skills
  • Ability to guide 3d virtual and manual modeling processes


3) Junior Designers & Graduates

  • Due to Chinese employment rules the vacancies for junior designers and Graduates are only available for Chinese Nationals. Or for Individuals that can live and work in China

Key Responsibilities

  • Work on a wide range of production and advanced design projects
  • Deliver creative design solutions to by free hand sketches, and computer sketches and renderings

Skills and Qualifications

  • 0 to 2 years of experience working for design consultant and/or an OEM as a product or vehicle designer
  • Bachelor or Master's degree in Industrial, Product or Transportation design
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  • Language requirement English or Chinese (English not required)
  • Able to use the Photoshop and Alias programs. Ability to use V-red and other rendering programs will be considered a plus.
  • Passionate about design and communicating this with exceptional visual communication skills

If you are interested in applying for any of the above positions please send your CV and Portfolio in PDF format together with a cover letter to :

info@gv-architecture.com

For further information about GVA, please visit our website:

www.gv-architecture.com