Lead CMF Designer (m/f)
Sveta Nedelja, Croatia

 
 

Rimac Automobili is a technology powerhouse, manufacturing electric hypercars and providing full tech solutions to global automotive manufacturers. Our teams develop and produce both hardware and software solutions for the Concept_One and C_Two as well as numerous public and confidential projects, thus positioning Rimac as a leader in the high-performance electric vehicle industry.


We always wanted to be more than just a place to work. What we do and how all of our team members feel is meaningful to us and we want each to feel like part of a big family.

 

 

Ensure the best colour and trim solutions for custom made electric hyper-cars through

  • Best knowledge of Brand values
  • Ability to visually express and communicate his/hers ideas (sketching, visuals, 3d modelling, mock-ups)
  • Colour, Material, Finish expertise and strong knowledge of production/industrial processes
  • Analytical and conceptual thinking – combining creative and strategical thinking, eye for details
  • Interpersonal skills and hands-on approach – communication and creation of ideas in an engaging and pulpable way
  • Organisational skills -  time management and proactive attitude. Delivering under time constraints. Efficiency & ability to switch between administrative and creative tasks with ease
  • Strong interest and understanding of market, culture and trends and linking with other industries (fashion, technology, entertainment…)
     

Regular tasks​

  • Define the visual appearances and finishes of all the cars and their variant​s

  • Illustrate and visualize CMF proposals​

  • Set visual standards & create CMF inputs for relevant styling & engineering components for all RA products​

  • Constantly check and ensure inputs are implemented within internal teams​

  • Create inputs & feedback for various external suppliers and engage in constant communication & feedback loops ​

  • Set & clearly communicate perceived quality criteria ​

  • Initiate checks for samples and produced parts for each development phase​

  • Document & share feedback with relevant teams (internal/external)​

  • Invite and prepare meetings to communicate information clearly and collect feedback​

  • Tests solutions & ideas through hands on creation of mock-ups
     

Occasional tasks​

  • Trend research & market benchmarking for colour & trim strategy inspiration​

  • Develop CMF strategy and its palettes​

  • Colour & trim ideation & visualisation for various projects & topics for new request​

  • New colour & trim development – explore finishes, materials, paint hues etc.​

  • Material, samples & parts order, coordinate with purchasing & suppliers​

  • Organize Internal work flow, inventory​

  • Provide support with CMF documentation for marketing activities – website, games etc.​

  • Lead configurator development (support Sales, communicate with supplier)
     

Responsibilities

  • Clearly defined mainstream BOM with all CMF inputs, according to Rimac brand and sales requirements​

  • Assure clear information exchange with visualisations, presentations, other physical & digital support materials towards CMF presentations for various purposes​

  • Assess, funnel and satisfy requests from Sales team​

  • Adapt and filter inputs to ensure correct information, level of detail, in the right format is transferred to relevant divisions outside the mainstream definitions (Sales, Marketing, Engineering, Planning, Production, Purchasing…)​

  • Support other divisions & departments to improve intra as well as inter-division workflow to enhance organisational efficiency​

  • Achieve desired results with suppliers (and responsible division, owning the part) according to inputs/documentation​

  • Prepare job profile and conduct interviews for potential CMF hires

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree or higher in Industrial design/Transportation Design/Textile Design/Colour and Material design fields
  • 5 - 10 years of experience within the Automotive Design Industry 
  • Required software and design tools: Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Autodesk Alias, VRED, Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel, Keyshot, Dassualt systems 3D Experience
  • Full professional proficiency in English, Croatian/other language is a plus
 

What we offer

  • The opportunity to develop world-class solutions with cutting-edge technology, from scratch!
  • Family-like and open work environment
  • Courageous, curious and entrepreneurial team members to work with
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Financial support for accommodation and transportation
  • Dog-friendly office 

 

We thank all those who submit applications for this role. Please note that only those candidates who meet the required experience and qualifications will be contacted directly. All of our applicants will be provided with equal opportunities regardless of their age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, culture or any other non-work related personal characteristic. All applications will be considered under the terms and conditions of confidentiality in accordance with the regulations of personal data protection.

 


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