Contract - Automotive Interior Designer, Honda R&D

Torrance, CA, United States

It all starts with the customer - finding out what they're like and how they think. After that, you dream up the concepts and ideas that will surprise them and perfectly match their needs, creating sketches, models, and full-size mock-ups that can be seen. We live for that "wow" moment when a customer is actually wowed by the amazing level of detail, attention and ingenuity involved in each of our vehicles.

Conducts product research, styling, sketches, renderings, 2D/3D data, and computer graphic illustrations for the interior components for Honda and Acura vehicles. Interprets and confirms styling trends, consumer preferences, product market goals and technical requirements. Creates design specifications that balance engineering designs, functional requirements and aesthetic appeal. Interfaces with project teams and proposes a variety of design solutions.


Bachelor's degree (ideally with an emphasis in transportation design) and 3 - 5 years of related experience. Must have a thorough understanding of how engineering and manufacturing impact styling designs. Ability to demonstrate strong creativity, ideation/concept generation in a fast-paced environment. Must have excellent conceptual design skills as well as strong communication, presentation, project management and time management skills. Excellent use of relevant software applications such as CAD, Photoshop or Alias.

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Must have the legal right to work in the U.S. for any employer.