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Oakley - Eyewear Designer

Date: Jun 23, 2019

Location: Foothill Ranch, CA, US, 92610

Company: Luxottica Group

Requisition ID: 95487 
Store #O00033 Design 


Oakley.  Designed to push the boundaries of performance.  From advanced eyewear technology to apparel innovation, Oakley sets itself apart from the rest. Backed by the power of Luxottica, our athletes and customers expect the best in sports performance and Oakley employees help to fuel this drive


The Eyewear Designer uses considerable design experience to help shape core form languages, clarify target demographics, offer visual problem solving at varying levels of complexity, as well as provide compelling functional ideation. The Eyewear Designer works as part of the design team which prides itself on being multitalented and flexible. The Eyewear Designer maintains inherent knowledge surrounding trends, brands, product technologies & development.


  • Develops compelling design proposals for products that show a vision for the future of Oakley.
  • Works with multiple projects simultaneously through ideation phase to concept modeling, and finally to A-class surfacing/industrialization.
  • Works with engineers to come up with design and engineering solutions that serve the design vision and also fit with the engineering constraints.
  • Participates in cross-functional strategy, timing, and process discussion as it pertains to eyewear or helmets.
  • Occasionally participates in non-eyewear/helmet design efforts as necessary.
  • Other duties and responsibilities.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Design/Engineering or related field
  • 3+ years of experience within the product or automotive design field
  • Technical knowledge of prototyping, manufacturing, and assembly processes as it relates to injection molded products
  • Ability to provide a portfolio / body of work that demonstrates an elevated level conceptual thinking and execution on premium environments and experiential spaces
  • Ability to take 2D to 3D
  • Engaging presenter, able to story tell around a given concept, and sell in big ideas
  • Strong sketch/render, visual communications and presentation skills
  • Must be self-motivated and able to manage multiple parallel-path projects
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver successful designs under tight timing constraints
  • Excellent at creating and maintaining cross-functional working relationships
  • Demonstrates the strong ability to design details and detect minor flaws
  • Stays current on major aesthetic trends and be able to articulate them clearly
  • Basic understandings of consumer groups or be open to research


Upon request and consistent with applicable laws, Luxottica will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities who need assistance in the application and hiring process. To request a reasonable accommodation, please contact Talent Luxottica at  877-589-8253 (513-765-2256 outside of US) or email

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, veteran or military status, marital status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy or maternity leave), genetic information or any other characteristics protected by law.


Product Design; Product Development; Research & Development  

Nearest Major Market: Orange County
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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