(USA) Designer

  • Walmart
  • Bentonville, AR, United States
  • 07/07/2021

Job Description

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 Product Designer, you’ll transform complex workflows and information into easy-to-use experience design. You’ll use our Design System to deliver better, more consistent experiences at scale. And you’ll influence that System with new components. You’ll build on your storytelling skills to present product design rationale in a compelling, convincing manner to the team. You will create experiences that are highly usable before delivering spec-perfect designs.

As a Designer in the Merchandising area, you will be directly involved in designing solutions for our Merchants to decide our item assortment. This area covers all the tools used to determine the variety and quality of Walmart's products. In addition, you will be tasked with designing experiences for the strategy, negotiations, channels, and inventory distribution across the retail landscape.

You’ll sweep us off our feet if you have...

  • Have experience in our domain. 
  • A strategic mindset and a systems thinking approach. 
  • Experience with various design tools and dynamic prototyping. 
  • Embrace the startup mindset by thinking quickly and creatively. 
  • A strong understanding of Design Thinking principles and practices. 
  • The ability to see problems from various angles and create well-rounded solutions. 
  • A self-starter mindset who is well organized and always looking to improve things.  

You’ll make an impact by:

  • Creating usable and delightful experiences for our customers. 
  • Identifying research opportunities to learn from our customers. 
  • Creating prototypes to test and communicate your designs.
  • Leveraging our Design System to create consistent and cohesive solutions. 
  • Communicating effectively with kindness and empathy. 
  • Showing up as a great partner. 
  • Demonstrating curiosity about industry trends and how they apply to our work.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Degree in HCI, Information Architecture, Digital Design, or similar and 1 year of experience in product design, or a Masters degree.
  • Have a fantastic 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 1 year's design experience OR Masters Degree OR 3 years' design experience 

Preferred Qualifications...

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

Developing user experience solutions with agile methodology, eCommerce, Software Design

Primary Location...

702 SW 8TH ST, BENTONVILLE, AR 72716, United States of America

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