Footwear Product Developer (m/w/d) Racquet Sports


Kennelbach, Vorarlberg, Austria

Full time



Jul 3


We are looking for people who want to turn their passion into a profession. People who share the creativity, focus and aspiration of our athletes. People who bring our brand and products to the world.


  • Oversee all technical aspects of the development process for our performance sport shoes
  • Contribution to the product creation process by providing costing, performance and technical solutions
  • Creating and maintaining tech packs for assigned projects, including blue prints, shell patterns, color cads and material maps
  • Clear/detailed daily communication with production team in Asia to carry the product creation process from initial concept, through commercialization and production
  • Monitoring timelines and alerting in case of any delay/deviance
  • Finding/testing of new materials/technologies and maintaining material library
  • Oversee and analyze market needs, trends and competitors
  • Visits of suppliers, manufacturers and trade fairs


  • Education in the field of product design/development and at least 3-5 years of professional experience in shoe industry
  • Good knowledge of materials, pattern making and footwear fitting as well as basic knowledge of laboratory tests
  • Strong interpersonal communication and management skills to manage multiple projects at different stages of development
  • Well versed in dealing with Adobe CS (Illustrator) and 3D software (Rhino)
  • Very good command of English, German language skills are an advantage
  • Team player with a structured, independent and solution-oriented way of working and a positive mindset
  • Willingness to travel internationally


  • Job in an international environment, full-time employment
  • Small team with short decision path
  • Employee shop with top sports equipment, sports facilities
  • Flexible working hours and 4,5-day week
  • Collective accident insurance
  • Lunch and transportation allowance (public transportation)
  • Located in an amazing location by Lake Constance

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