You will blur the lines between graphic and product design,
creating a truly unique role as a product graphic designer on one
of the most appealing and challenging product forms, the bicycle.
Mix Dieter Rams with Shepard Fairey and a dash of Coco Chanel and
you will start to see the spectrum of design that is covered on our
The Product Color and Graphic (C&G) Designer will create
best in class product design for the Trek bicycle line, as well as
opportunities to design for special projects, our professional
cycling teams and our apparel, helmets, and shoe lines, as-needed.
You will travel the world for research, inspiration and have the
opportunity to collaborate with some of the world's greatest
cyclists. You must be a self-starter with a drive to deliver
innovative ideas, strategy and design.
Our mission: We make only products we love, provide incredible hospitality to our customers, and change the world by getting more people on bikes. Looking to change the world? Good. Us too. We believe bikes are a simple solution to the world’s most complex problems—climate change, congestion, the health of our people and planet. And it’s through the bicycle that we will change our world for the better. Whether you’re answering calls in Customer Care, working the front lines in retail, or designing saddles, everything you do here will help create a better future.
The Product C&G design team is responsible for trend
research, color, and graphics on all products . It is a rare
opportunity to work for the leading cycling brand in the USA and
globally and provides a unique chance to influence the design at
Trek and the cycling industry at large. The designer is a part of
the Product Design team at Trek, surrounded by other graphic
designers, apparel designers, industrial designers, engineers etc.
This role will report to the Art Director of Product Design. This
role will be based at our Waterloo headquarters, with a flexible
in-office/work from home schedule.
Bring an energy and excitement to the
Product Design team, with a desire to continuously advance the
color and graphics on all our products.
Original designs for all our bicycle
Stay in touch with current trends in
the design, outdoor and cycling industries, as well as production
Create presentations, tech drawings,
and visual collateral for reviews and vendor communications.
Own your designs from concept through
Work and collaborate with internal
Work with Product Managers and key
stakeholders to ensure design and product goals are aligned.
3+ year experience in a graphic
Self-driven and able to excel both
when working alone and when collaborating with others.
Organization and Communication skills
are a must.
Ability to see your designs through
from concept through production hand-off.
Good verbal skills and ability to
present your work professionally to key stakeholders.
Experience and interest in the
cycling industry is a plus.
Work closely w/ project managers and
Intimate knowledge of the Adobe
Creative Suite, specifically Illustrator and Photoshop.
Keyshot/3D rendering experience is a
Augmented/Virtual Reality experience
is a plus.