(USA) Designer Lead

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

About the Team

The Walmart design team creates experiences and designs the websites, tools, and mobile solutions for millions of customers and associates. As a part of the product design team that is at the forefront of retail, you will be responsible for building best-in-class experiences that drive continuous improvement and innovation on the world’s largest company. If you are motivated by complex challenges and want to build the future of commerce and consumer services, a Design role at Walmart could be what you’ve been looking for.

As a Lead Product Designer, you’ll set the vision for the best customer experience and create a space for cross-functional colleagues to collaborate. You will use your knowledge of the Design Thinking process to collaborate with partner teams, facilitate conversations, create concepts, run design sprints, and build rapid prototypes to leverage the collective creativity. You’ll employ your great strengths in storytelling to present your vision and product design rationale in a compelling, convincing manner to cross-functional partners and the leadership team. While working with partners to determine a shared plan forward that balances business and technology considerations, you will create and champion an experience that is highly usable before delivering pixel-perfect designs.

The Walmart Marketplace connects sellers with millions of customers through our Seller Center platform, enabling our sellers to deliver exceptional e-commerce experiences throughWalmart.com. As a part of the product design team, you will be responsible for creating best-in-class seller experiences that drive growth on the platform. This position will work with many cross-functional teams within Walmart to develop scalable end-to-end solutions which drive key performance metrics and milestones.

You’ll sweep us off our feet if you have...
  • A strong design aesthetic that brings together brand expressions and systems thinking. You practice universal design and believe in inclusion.
  • A demonstrable track record working cross-functionally with shipping successful products in a fast-paced environment. You thrive in an ever-changing environment.
  • A strategic mindset and asystemthinking approach to taking the complex and make it simple.
  • Ability to produce great work in short timeframes, multi-task across different projects and platforms and adapt to the ever-changing priorities of the business.
  • Experience facilitating Design Thinkingin your cross-functional teams.
  • Comfort with ambiguity and ability to motive teams and partners.
  • Find joy in leading by doing. You inspire, coach, and contribute to our team culture.
  • A self-starter mindset who is well organized and always looking to improve things.
  • Embrace the startup mindsetbythinking quickly and creatively.
  • The ability to see problems from various angles and create well-rounded solutions.

You’ll make an impact by:
  • Designing at the highest level of craftfor a broad population of Walmart customers.
  • Leading a program of work and collaborating seamlessly with cross-functional partners.
  • Engaging the design research team at the right points during the design process to ensure the right insights inform the work.
  • Constantly balancing business goals with user needs.
  • Rapid prototyping and experimenting in a fast-paced environment.
  • Multitasking across different projects and adapting to changing priorities.
  • Creating scalable experiences in partnership with our Design System team.
  • Working with our Design System team to expand the component library.
  • Championing the Design Thinking philosophy throughout the business.
  • Communicating effectively with kindness and empathy.
  • Collaborating seamlessly with cross-functional partners.
  • Showing up as a great partner.
  • Demonstrating curiosity about industry trends and how they apply to our work.

Preferred qualifications:
  • DegreeinHCI,Information Architecture,DigitalDesign,or similar and 6+ years of experience in product design, or a Masters degree with 1+ years of experience.
  • Have afantastic portfolio of elegant design solutions.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication.

The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed in the role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. The full Job Description can be made available as part of the hiring process.

Perks and Benefits

Beyond competitive pay, you can receive incentive awards for your performance. Other great perks include 401(k) match, stock purchase plan, paid maternity and parental leave, PTO, multiple health plans, and much more.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting and valuing diversity- unique styles, experiences, identities, ideas and opinions – while being inclusive of all people.

Minimum Qualifications...

Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.

Bachelor Degree and 4 years design experience OR Masters Degree and 3 years design experience OR 6 years design experience.

Preferred Qualifications...

Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

Primary Location...

221 RIVER ST, HOBOKEN, NJ 07030, United States of America

Hoboken, NJ, United States