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    MET is a fast growing brand on the helmet market, we live and breathe our products with passion which enables us to produce bicycle helmets that have set industry standards. We are based in the beautiful Valtellina valley nestled in the Italian Alps 100km from the Stelvio and 20km from Lake Como. We have the perfect location for people who love the outdoors and the Italian culture.

    We understand that our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill and diversity of our staff. To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork.

    As part of our global team, you'll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.

    If you believe you have the dedication and skills to join our team please email your resume to job@met-helmets.com

    JOB OPPORTUNITIES

    MET spa, Talamona (SO), Italy

    PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER

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    JOB DESCRIPTION OVERVIEW

    The Product Development Engineer will support the mechanical development of new products that have national and international exposure to millions of consumers. This involves working with a creative, collaborative team of engineering and design professionals, test labs, marketing, industrial design, and sales towards the successful launch of new consumer products.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND TASKS:

     

    • Design and develop new products and components that combine function and aesthetics working in conjunction with the development team
    • Create 3D CAD models and designs
    • Create functional prototypes to verify design intent through virtual or physical methods
    • Evaluate designs to applicable safety standards and perform Finite Element Analysis of impact damage response of bicycle helmets
    • Test, research and validate existing and new products, analyse materials and data and monitor performance and quality
    • Proactively support the continuous improvement of the products and engineering processes
    • Provide constant support (both by remote and on-site factory visits) to Manufacturing to improve products, processes and quality

     

    QUALIFICATIONS:

     

    • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Structural Engineering or related field
    • 3+ years relevant experience. Experience in sports equipment industry is most preferred
    • In-depth knowledge of 3D CAD software - preferably Autodesk Alias and Siemens NX
    • Experience with engineering analysis methods and FEA
    • Experience with manufacturing techniques including injection molding, composites and vacuum forming
    • Knowledge of Microsoft applications (Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
    • Excellent communication, time management and organizational skills
    • Willingness to travel to Asia to support R&D as needed
    • Fluency in English
    • Passion for cycling and/or outdoor sports

    MET spa, Talamona (SO), Italy

    GRAPHIC DESIGNER

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    JOB DESCRIPTION OVERVIEW

    The Graphic Designer will support our design team on multiple projects, primarily on designing and executing graphics and color concepts for bike helmets, packaging, digital and print contents, point of purchase/merchandising material and other sales support programs.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND TASKS:

     

    • Develop and execute graphics and colour concepts for bike helmets and accessories working closely with the Art Director
    • Create packaging for bike helmets and accessories based on creative briefs
    • Create mockups, 3D renderings and physical mockups
    • Route concepts for approval and apply respective feedback until the projects are approved
    • Create technical graphic artwork documents, including adding in all details, text information, colours etc. and release artwork to the vendors
    • Adapt and optimise designs for different channels including digital (website, social, ads), print and events, ensuring consistency across all creative touchpoints
    • Execute point of purchase/merchandising material and other sales support programs
    • Communicate back and forth with the vendor to handle any questions or concerns they might have
    • Proof print samples for colour adherence and quality
    • Organise files, artwork, samples in an effective/efficient manner

     

    QUALIFICATIONS:

     

    • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design or related field or equivalent work experience
    • In-depth knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, etc.
    • Working knowledge of production principles and professional printing language
    • Ability to take a project from concept to production including refinement and attention to project specifications
    • Good eye for design/layout
    • Passionate interest for the latest graphic, colour and material trends
    • Excellent communication, time management and organisational skills
    • Fluency in English
    • Passion for cycling, action/outdoor sports
    • Portfolio required