Kite Designer Duotone Kiteboarding

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Company: Boards & More GmbH
Location: Oberhaching (BY), N/A
Job Type: Not Specified

The Kite Designer is responsible for the design, development and implementation of all kite and kite related products from concept through to serial production. Focus will be on ensuring that all products meet strict performance, quality and durability standards and target costing within the budget limits and timeline set by the Product Manager.


• Perform extensive market research, gather team rider, customer and R&D Team feedback to determine the direction of the product lines

• Design and develop new and innovative kite designs

• Test all prototypes and final products exhaustively before serial production to ensure optimum performance and to prevent potential warranty problems

• Implement the designs from concept stage to final serial production at the factory

• Communicate with the factory and R&D department to ensure implementation in production, quality control and timely delivery of products


• Experience in Kite Design, Paraglide Design, Sail Design, Sail making or similar

• Experience with common CAD software such as Rhino, SolidWorks, AutoCAD

• Knowledge of SurfPlan or GliderPlan advantageous

• Engineering background

• Passionate Kitesurfer

• Experience with Adobe Illustrator

• Willingness to travel

• Fluent in English, other languages advantageous

• High team and communication skills in dealing with internal and external interfaces


• A young and dynamic team

• Flat hierarchies & quick decision-making channels

• Mobile Office & flexible working hours

• Excellent Coffee bar

• Attractive company pension scheme

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