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Tommy John Senior Product Developer, Women's in New York, New York

Tommy John is a comfort-focused lifestyle brand committed to solving the problem people have with their clothing. Most well-known for reimagining the fabric, fit and function of underwear and undershirts, Tommy John has spent the past decade making the online and in-store shopping experience more comfortable. We were featured on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, CBS This Morning, New York Times, Esquire, GQ, Golf Digest, Fortune, Fast Company, CNBC, and Business Insider?s list of ?Top 51 Companies That Are Changing the Way We Shop?. We are constantly on a mission to add smart, innovative and fun loving team members, and are looking for a Senior Product Developer (Women's) to come join our New York based headquarters.

Reporting to the Senior Manager of Product Development this role will support the product lifecycle from development through to production by ensuring a clear and seamless execution of styles for the brand. This role will manage PLM input/output, daily communication with overseas partners, and collaborating with cross-functional teams to ensure product accuracy and adherence to calendar for all women?s product categories.


  • Ensuring timely execution of key design milestones from concept through final buy meeting

  • Requesting, reporting and negotiating T&A?s for all programs reporting concerns to manager

  • Management of T&A for off-calendar collections or seasonal open issues & reporting back to CFT

  • Monitoring calendar deadlines and keeping CFT?s on time with development and deliverables

  • Working closely with production to alert them of booking dates and to help consolidate bulk PO due dates

  • Maintaining daily communication with domestic factories and CFT?s to meet calendar deadlines

  • Ordering & tracking samples: proto, SMS, wear trials, and PP samples

  • Reviewing & analyzing TPs including BOM to ensure RM?s have been ordered & that factory instructions are clear

  • Management of updating/maintaining web-based library (PLM)

  • Participate in the fit process by providing a fit priority list to Tech Team based on deadlines

  • Oversee garment testing (including trim on the garment) if necessary

  • Manage, analyze, update and review Development WIPs for sample development

  • Solve and/or escalate issues address by vendors

  • Maintaining charts with accuracy in Excel daily with cross functional teams and vendors

  • Working with Raw Material team to ensure factories have all materials for samples in development season

  • Requesting & maintaining cost sheet breakdowns in partnership with partners overseas from early development through PO issuance

  • Reviewing cost breakdowns and highlighting errors/questions

  • Negotiating costing as necessary and developing strategies to meet/exceed margin requirement while maintaining design aesthetic.


  • Bachelor's Degree in related discipline or relevant experience

  • 4-5 yrs of experience in product development or production

  • Previous experience in bras is required, previous experience in apparel is preferred

  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills, specifically in Excel

  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment and constantly meet deadline demands

  • Detailed oriented, organized & excellent communicator

  • Excellent analytical skills, detail oriented, quick and timely in approach to work goals

Some awesome parts of working at Tommy John:

  • Benefits - Medical, Vision, Dental

  • Medical covered 100% for employees

  • Tommy John Employee Discount

  • Bi-Weekly Culture Calendar events

  • Flexibility

  • Tons of Snacks

  • Countless Happy Hours

  • Great work environment

But, don't just take our word for it. Check out #WorkAtTommyJohn on Instagram for a behind the scenes look!