Careers: We are accepting resumes via e-mail. 

Don't see a position for you? we are always looking for A-level talent that digs what we're putting out. Maybe we need you and we don't even know it yet.

Little Black Diamond provides competitive compensation, benefits and is headquartered in beautiful San Diego. Candidates must reside in San Diego or be willing to relocate - we do not currently provide relocation reimbursement. We are interested in anyone with talent, skills and a passion for our brand and a desire to deliver awesome for our customers.

Creators: We are looking for content creators for Little Black Diamond. If you are interested in creating original content with us about music, festivals, fashion or any other relevant topic, please e-mail us with samples of previous work and a few ideas.

Models: If you are experienced and located in the San Diego area (or if you frequent the area) and interested in modeling for us, please e-mail us with your information, ig handle, and portfolio. Bonus points if you are wearing our clothes! If we dig your look, we'll be in touch!

Pattern Maker/Designer- Independent Contractor

Overview:

The Pattern Maker/Designer’s main responsibilities are to develop and create factory-ready patterns and collaborate with designated team members to ensure that designs fit our customers as intended and that the look and feel are consistent with our brand. This position requires excellent communication skills, a team mentality, and the ability to stay organized & meet deadlines in a stressful, fast-paced environment. Aptitude and attitude are the most important things we are looking for.

This is an ongoing, hourly contract position (1099), on an as needed basis.

Skills & Requirements:

◆ Knowledge of advanced pattern making, grading, fitting, and marker making techniques.
◆ Strong experience working with spandex and mesh fabrics required, experience in swimwear or lingerie strongly preferred.
◆ Ability to create factory-friendly patterns from an inspiration photo or drawing.
◆ Ability to be flexible in a multiple-task environment with a sense of urgency to meet development & production deadlines.
◆ Tech savvy - ability to learn new programs or software quickly.
◆ Must be passionate about our brand and share our vibe.

Responsibilities:

◆ Create organized master patterns/tech packs for manufacturers detailing style name, measurements, components, and instructions. Create and maintain accurate, up-to-date documentation for all designs.
◆ Track work progress at each stage of development and proactively address & troubleshoot issues to keep projects on track to meet deadlines.
◆ Attend fittings for both pre-production samples & production samples, and perform necessary alterations to patterns to satisfy fit, cost specifications, or manufacturing limitations.
◆ Maintain prompt communication with other team members via slack, email, phone, etc.
◆ Attend meetings as necessary to discuss any matters related to design or manufacturing.


To apply, please e-mail us the following documents:
Cover Letter
Resume
Portfolio