Jay Hung

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I am a sports enthusiast and full of great passion for design. I previously interned with The North Face in the footwear design department and did jewelry design as a freelancer.



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  • Technologies

    Adobe Photoshop
    Adobe Illustrator
    Corel Draw
    Autodesk Alias
    Autodesk AutoCAD
  • Schools/Training

    Academy of Art University
    National Cheng Kun University

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•2242, 31st Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94116
• C:(415)205-8568

Footwear Designer / Intern at The North Face
June 2009 – December 2009 (7 months)
- Designed wide variety of performance shoe styles for Spring 2011 to help grow running business by 8% and kids footwear by 5%; range includes Alkaline Mid GTX, Alkaline Light, Kid\'s Alkaline, and Ultra 105 Mid GTX.
- Assisted several side projects, including hiking sockliner, backpack, and shoe sack; developing concept sketches, lineart, colorways, and complete tech packs.
- Helped with few special make-up models and various color Cads for Europe only.
- Engaging and communicating with factories in Asia.

Freelance Designer at 22 Design Studio
September 2007 – September 2008 (1 year 1 month)
Jewelry/Package Design
- Designed a series of cement rings inspired by architecture and urban life.
- Material testing and concept prototype making.
- Develop and display ideas of packaging and exhibition design by 3D modeling and rendering.

Furniture Designer at United Seating Industrial Co.,Ltd
January 2007 – June 2007 (6 months)
Furniture / Mass Transportation Seat Design
- Designed electric motor-driven recliner and chairs for mass transit system.
- Assisted in building prototype by using hand and power tools with various materials.
- Engaging and communicating with local suppliers and vendors.

Academy of Art University
MFA, Industerial Design
2007 – 2010
2.5 Year Master of Fine Art program with emphasis on:
- Critical thinking
- Problem solving
- Design process
- Sketching and ideation
- Quick 3D modeling and rendering
- Materials and processes

National Chen Kung University
BFA, Industerial Design
2001 – 2004
4 Year Bachelor of Industrial Design program with emphasis on:
- Design project management
- Design theory and design history
- Sketching and ideation
- Model making

- 2D software: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Corel Draw, Macromedia Flaxh MX, Autodesk Sketchbook Pro.
- 3D Modeling: Autodesk 3Ds-MAX, Autodesk AutoCAD, Autodesk Alias, Rhinoceros.
- 3D Rendering: Autodesk Showcase, Bunkspeek HyperShot.
- Knowledge in industrial design model making, wood and metal shop machines.
- Fluent in English, Mandarin and Taiwanese, Knowledge of Cantonese.

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