Senior Designer, User Experience

Walmart Stores CARLSBAD, CA

About the Job

Position Description


Ready to show off your design skills to a larger audience? Imagine designing a product that will be used by associates across the globe. At Walmart, you can have that opportunity! We design crucial enterprise applications for our associates globally, and we are looking for designers to join our team.

We need your user experience and user interface (UX/UI) expertise to design apps for a diverse set of employees. You will help the design team to empathize with our associates. The right designer will be able to make an impact on our enterprise applications at scale through new product launches and incremental product improvements.

What you'll do:

Think visually:
• Translate concepts into customer flows, journey maps, and wireframes
• Design and deliver wireframes, mockups, and prototypes for multiple devices and interfaces
• Inspire and bring new ideas to the team through staying in the know of current design trends
• Design for big data and find solutions that to improve the daily lives of our associates
• Participate in design critiques by presenting your work, capturing feedback, and giving constructive feedback on your peer’s work
• Work within WM established design guidelines and collaborate with team members to ensure consistency across designs
• Provide mentorship to less experienced designers
• Understand technical limitations
• Produce handoff ready work for tech team, including producing redlines and capturing assets
• Work with tech team to ensure designs are being implemented correctly and give feedback
• Prepare and present work to team, partners, and leadership

Think conceptually:
• Apply a user-centered approach to requirements and interdependencies to develop engaging interfaces
• Meet with key business and tech partners to collect requirements
• Collaborate and brainstorm with team to understand, identify, and take on complex business requirements and user needs

Think empathetically:
• Conduct user research and facilitate interviews and testing to find end user’s issues and needs
• Analyze and interpret your research to inform your designs


Looking for someone who
• Is excited to be part of a fun and close-knit team, always learning and collaborating with other designers to deliver a cohesive associate centered experience
• Is an excellent teammate
• Has a sense of humor
• Wants to be involved in design community within and outside of WM
• Is passionate and creative

Minimum Qualifications


Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Human Computer Interaction (HCI), Design, Writing, or related field and 4 years experience in web design, user interface design, or related field OR 8 years experience in web design, application design, user interface design, or related field.

Additional Preferred Qualifications


• 4 years experience delivering logical and engaging interfaces for responsive web
• Experience building efficient scalable systems in enterprise applications
• Expertise with industry tools such as Sketch, InVision and Zeplin to develop and communicate experiences
• Experience working in an Agile development process
• Experience in UX Research
• Experience in Data Visualization
• Experience working within brand guidelines

Company Summary


The Walmart eCommerce team is rapidly innovating to evolve and define the future state of shopping. As the world’s largest retailer, we are on a mission to help people save money and live better.  With the help of some of the brightest minds in technology, merchandising, marketing, supply chain, talent and more, we are reimagining the intersection of digital and physical shopping to help achieve that mission.

Position Summary


Ready to show off your design skills to a larger audience? Imagine designing a product that will be used by associates across the globe. At Walmart, you can have that opportunity! We design crucial enterprise applications for our associates globally, and we are looking for designers to join our team.

We need your user experience and user interface (UX/UI) expertise to design apps for a diverse set of employees. You will help the design team to empathize with our associates. The right designer will be able to make an impact on our enterprise applications at scale through new product launches and incremental product improvements.

What you'll do:

Think visually:
• Translate concepts into customer flows, journey maps, and wireframes
• Design and deliver wireframes, mockups, and prototypes for multiple devices and interfaces
• Inspire and bring new ideas to the team through staying in the know of current design trends
• Design for big data and find solutions that to improve the daily lives of our associates
• Participate in design critiques by presenting your work, capturing feedback, and giving constructive feedback on your peer’s work
• Work within WM established design guidelines and collaborate with team members to ensure consistency across designs
• Provide mentorship to less experienced designers
• Understand technical limitations
• Produce handoff ready work for tech team, including producing redlines and capturing assets
• Work with tech team to ensure designs are being implemented correctly and give feedback
• Prepare and present work to team, partners, and leadership

Think conceptually:
• Apply a user-centered approach to requirements and interdependencies to develop engaging interfaces
• Meet with key business and tech partners to collect requirements
• Collaborate and brainstorm with team to understand, identify, and take on complex business requirements and user needs

Think empathetically:
• Conduct user research and facilitate interviews and testing to find end user’s issues and needs
• Analyze and interpret your research to inform your designs


Looking for someone who
• Is excited to be part of a fun and close-knit team, always learning and collaborating with other designers to deliver a cohesive associate centered experience
• Is an excellent teammate
• Has a sense of humor
• Wants to be involved in design community within and outside of WM
• Is passionate and creative