Senior Manager, Design

Senior Manager, Design

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area UX Design
  • Job Function User Experience and Design (UX/UI)
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 1252621BR

What you'll do at

The Senior Manager establishes and drives strategy for product design and execution of our associate experiences within Walmart's enterprise applications. You will join a leadership team with responsibilities that require creativity, technical expertise and business sense. You thrive in a dynamic environment with demanding business partners. Together, we will find solutions to meaningful design challenges at scale.

We need a seasoned design leader with a record of shipping user experiences and user interfaces (UX/UI) for business-to-business (B2B) software.

What you'll do

  • Recruit and develop top talent by mentoring and managing a team of 6-8 designers
  • Establish and communicate effective design processes through a deep understanding of user-centered design techniques coupled with practical experience in how a design team should collaborate cross-functionally for maximum effectiveness delivering solutions
  • Lead designers through dynamic requirements with complex business needs, including multiple projects with dependencies on other internal teams
  • Apply and further develop your experience in developing new approaches to design based on industry standards, including agile and lean product development methodologies
  • Deliver a product roadmap with business partners to drive a creative omnichannel associate experience strategy
  • Gain strategic alignment within and across the organization
  • Identify the need for analysis of customer behavior changes (for example, spikes in sales revenues, traffic, abandonment, engagement)
  • Manage and approve prototypes, specification documentation and style guides
  • Provide overall direction for design

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree and 4 years' design experience OR Masters Degree and 3 years' design experience OR 6 years' design experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Portfolio (include a link or an attachment with your application)
    Masters Degree in Cognitive Science, Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence, Architecture, Business, or related field

  • Minimum 2 years experience leading design teams and managing direct reports
    Demonstrated success infusing design thinking into the culture of an organization, demonstrated by leadership in a culture of customer-driven innovation

  • 5-7 years experience in software design or related field

  • 5-7 years experience building efficient scalable systems in enterprise applications, eCommerce, SaaS or a related field

  • 2 years experience developing internal user experience solutions with agile methodology

  • 2 years experience crafting internal user experience solutions for internal tool development using modern technologies

  • Ideally versed in both online and integrated retail environments

  • Experience effectively working with cross-functional senior leadership


The Walmart US 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 merchandising, marketing, supply chain, talent and more, we are reimaging the intersection of digital and physical shopping to help achieve that mission.

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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options
  • Vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents

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