Hasbro Sr Packaging Engineer in Pune, India
Senior Packaging Engineer - Hasbro India Product Development Team
Purpose of Role
We are looking for a creative and ambitious individual who is committed in creating new packaging designs particularly structural packaging to support new product and packaging design solutions.
Package layout, taking existing elements and applying to packaging
Creating illustrations to match with specific styles
Defining die-lines, conduct root cause analysis for damaged packaging structures, defining holding positions (e.g. paper rattan, or screws).
Development of presentation assets, comp packages, etc.
Understanding QA and legal package requirements and applying to packaging
Work closely with global packaging teams to develop sustainable packaging alternatives from India.
Support the packaging development function for discovering, developing and managing outside tech partners and service providers.
Travel to vendors to review structural design and packaging quality with packaging suppliers when needed and help them resolve issues.
Years of Experience Required
Minimum 5 years of work experience in packaging design, ideally in toy and entertainment industry, is preferable.
Proven supervisory experience in his/her professional field
Technical Skills Requirement
Degree in Design or experience in graphic design and packaging.
Working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, ArtiosCAD, Solidworks, Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign is desirable. Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint required.
Good understanding of print, digital processes, packaging styles (e.g. blister, closed/open box, platform box) is desirable.
Knowledge of material (e.g. corrugated, paperboard, blister, etc.) and manufacturing processes relating to consumer packaging/products preferred.
Hands-on in Packaging – secondary or tertiary packaging used for shipment e.g. Master carton, etc.
Hands-on in Graphics artwork – development and release.
Hands-on in developing dummy packing structure and conduct transit test.
Essential skill at using Wacom Tablet for digital drawing
Ability to understand a Brand Strategy, conceptualize and sketch ideas
Experience with 3D software
Excellent command of English skills
Soft Skills Requirements
He/she will act as the escalation point on packaging related issues and problem-solving decision.
Work with the respective creative design teams at Hasbro to develop, define, and communicate packaging, graphic and product design.
Collaborate with the Project Engineers (product development teams) to ensure all printed materials are developed and tested to a consistently high standard as per the desired protocols.
Respects the process and company’s practices while not afraid to challenge the status quo.
Strong presentation skill is required
Organized and able to multi-task in a high-volume environment
Ability to thrive in an everchanging environment
High levels of creativity, passion and integrity