Materials QA & Testing Associate

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Who We Are:

Reformation is a fast-growing company that proves fast fashion and sustainability can coexist. With both our HQ and our own factory based in Los Angeles, we combine stylish, vintage-inspired designs with sustainable practices. We release limited-edition collections every week on our website and in our brick-and-mortar stores.

We are a future-focused organization committed to the belief that the problems facing our planet and society can be solved through innovation, common sense, and education. Being naked is the #1 most sustainable option. We’re #2.

Materials QA & Testing Associate

What you’ll do:

  • Implement and manage Materials MRSL/RSL testing for Apparel categories, to mitigate risk and support environmental sustainability initiatives within chemical management
  • Manage Materials-level QA protocol and testing programs for development and bulk production,  to ensure consistent quality
  • Suggest bulk care instructions based on materials testing and sustainable, low-impact care protocol
  • Set materials quality standards for bulk production, in partnership with Materials R&D and nominated global suppliers
  • Troubleshoot and resolve bulk materials quality issues with Materials R&D and Purchasing teams, as well as global materials suppliers and garment manufacturers
  • Review and approve bulk production material lots for color, aesthetic, and quality
  • Manage materials wear-testing program

What You’ll Need:

  • 2-4 years of experience in Quality Assurance and/or Lab Testing for fabric and apparel, or related field
  • Strong analytical and reporting skills, ability to present feedback in a concise manner
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal, with internal stakeholders as well as external partners
  • Ability to problem solve in ambiguous situations

Who You Are:

  • Self-motivated, deadline-driven
  • Detail obsessive
  • Curious, critical thinker, with a strong understanding of cause and effect
  • Team-oriented collaborator

Benefits & Perks:

  • Health, vision, and dental insurance for eligible employees
  • Paid vacation, sick, holidays & volunteer time-off for eligible employees
  • Mission-based company + casual and entrepreneurial work environment 
  • Clothing discounts, dog-friendly office, company events + parties and much more 
  • 401K with company match