Associate Designer

Associate Designer

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area UX Design
  • Job Function User Experience and Design (UX/UI)
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 1126486BR

What you'll do at

  • Ready to show off your design skills to a larger audience? Imagine designing a product that will be used by associates and customers across the globe. At Walmart, you can have that opportunity! We design crucial enterprise applications for our 2.3 million 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, from merchants and pharmacists to truck drivers and store employees stocking shelves. 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
    Enjoys coffee / breakfast hangouts and team outings
    Wants to be involved in design community within and outside of WM
    Is passionate and creative

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree OR 1 year design experience

Preferred Qualifications

Portfolio (include a link or an attachment with your application)

1 year experience delivering logical and engaging interfaces for Android, iOS and responsive web
Familiarity with industry tools such as Sketch, InVision and Zeplin to develop and communicate experiences
Basic knowledge of Agile development process

Basic understanding of HTML/CSS

Basic understanding of Material Design

Basic understanding of brand guidelines

About Walmart Labs

Imagine working in an environment where one experiment can catapult an entire industry toward a smarter future. That’s what we do at Walmart Labs. We’re a team of 5,000+ software engineers, data scientists, designers and product managers within Walmart, the world’s largest retailer, delivering innovations that improve how our customers shop and our enterprise operates.

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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • 100% coverage for in network preventative care
  • Retirement Plan
  • Vision Plans
  • Dental Plans
  • Exclusive Discounts

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