A product designer can have many different tasks to perform in the course of their career. Some involve developing new products while others work strictly with existing ones. Dealing with design is important with both, either to design something new that will fill a need or make design changes to an existing product to make it more functional or costs less to produce. Products often include specialized products used in industries such as electronics and medical.
To be a successful product designer, one must fully comprehend the complete lifecycle of the product. A complete understanding of its technical elements is necessary, including its distribution chain. Helpful skills include proficiency with industrial, spatial or 3D design. Other important skills include creativity, an ability to handle deadlines, teamwork skills and commercial awareness.
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