Freelance Technical Designer


Position Type

Location: New York City

Role Type: Full-time

The Role

Veronica Beard is an elevated American ready-to-wear brand that strikes the balance between cool and classic. The brand provides a modern perspective on iconic wardrobe pieces and delivers a lifestyle offering that has expanded to include jeans and shoes. Thoughtfully designed with feminine silhouettes and refined tailoring, the collection is intuitively built for real life – empowering her from day to night, work to weekend, and everywhere in between.


  • Collaborate with Design, PD & Production teams to ensure proper and professional communication and produce exceptional garments
  • Prioritize daily and seasonal workload based on fabric/garment delivery Meet weekly and seasonal deadlines
  • Take on additional projects as needed
  • Own all Cut & Sew and Swim Coverup Product from Development through Production stage


  • Attend initial Design handoffs for new product & complete technical packages within deadline
  • Attend Cut & Sew and Swim Coverup proto fittings
  • Measure all proto garments for designated product categories
  • Write proto fit comments and update specs for designated product categories


  • Spec & prep garments prior to fitting
  • Lead all Cut & Sew and Swim Coverup fittings
  • Write fit comments for all styles in designated product categories
  • Maintain consistent size and fit based on Veronica Beard standards


    • 5 years of experience as a Technical Designer (Cut & Sew and Swim Coverups experience preferred)
    • Expert at leading fittings
    • Strong knowledge of garment construction
    • Strong knowledge of patternmaking, draping, grading
    • Ability to communicate fit corrections to factories overseas
    • Ability to professionally communicate and interface with designers, merchandising, production, and freelance patternmakers
    • Proficiency in Photoshop & Illustrator
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
    • Proficiency in PLM/PDM system preferred
    • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills
    • Strong time management and multitasking skills
    • Strong sense of urgency, organizational skills, technical & detail-oriented
    • Capacity to work in a fast-paced environment
    • Proactive, problem-solver, dedicated, deadline-driven and self-motivated

    How to Apply

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