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Product - Manager, Technical Development

Vancouver, BC
Full Time
7 days ago

The mission of the Technical Development Department is to deliver fit and construction that fulfills the creative design vision.


Aritzia is growing, and our Technical Development team is growing with it. This is a unique opportunity to be part of the team responsible for delivering on the Creative Design vision and Aritzia's customer expectations through the fit, construction and quality of our product. As the Technical Development Manager, you will manage delivery of the highest quality product through your manufacturing knowledge and proactive and collaborative communications with cross-functional teams and vendors. And, with the skills you gain in this role, the opportunities are endless - from a rewarding career in Product to continued growth and development with Aritzia.


As the Manager, Technical Development, you will lead the team to:
  • Determine the approach for developing product that fulfills the design vision
  • Ensure that our product delivers a consistent and superior fit
  • Ensure that our product executes with best in class construction
  • Ensure that all fit samples execute on Design's creative design vision
  • Bring to life our product samples to ensure wearable, functional and flattering fits
  • Work with the appropriate Business Support partners to seamlessly lead the day-to-day function of the department in support of corporate objectives, while enabling progressive career development and an incredible employee experience


The Manager, Technical Development has:
  • Proven skills, education, and/or applicable certifications and the appetite to continuously learn and develop oneself
  • A commitment to learn and apply Aritzia's Values, Business and People Leadership principles


Some of the industry-leading benefits you will receive working at Aritzia:
  • A-OK Commissary & Café - Our in-office, world-class bistro and café
  • The SET - Our in-house gym, with state-of-the art equipment and custom classes
  • Product Discount - Our famous product discount, online and in store
  • Amenities - Facilities include private parent's room, bike storage rooms, and shower facilities with complimentary conveniences
  • Dog Friendly Office - Bring your best friend to work


Aritzia is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Our goal is to be inclusive, diverse, and representative of the communities where we work while creating an environment where every person can enjoy a successful career. This commitment applies to all candidates and employees regardless of race, ethnicity, citizenship, creed, place of origin, religion, sex, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, family status, marital status, disability, age, and any other protected characteristic.

Requests for accommodation due to a disability or any other protected characteristic can be made at any stage of the recruitment process and during employment by contacting our People & Culture Team.