Senior UI Visual Designer

Framingham, MA

About Staples and The Agency at Staples 
Staples is the largest provider of office products and the second largest e-tailer in the world. Headquartered outside Boston, we are committed to making it easy for consumers and businesses to make more happen. Staples offers a diverse and inclusive work environment for our 90,000 associates in 27 countries around the world.

Position Overview

We are looking for a Senior UI Visual Designer to join our eCommerce User Experience team. At Staples you will have the opportunity to apply your design skills to multiple projects with a focus on creative problem solving, tackling complex user experience problems and execution of design solutions. You will work closely with other members of the Visual design team, as well as UX Architects and Researchers.
As part of a larger team you will be leading and working on projects supporting, Staples Business Advantage, mobile web/applications and in store properties. 

Through your visual design and storytelling talent you will align creative execution with business strategy, brand presentation and user experience. You will execute compelling concepts and apply strong visual design while combining an understanding of business objectives across all web and digital properties. You are a confident and passionate individual who can design at a high-level, driving conceptual thinking, and routinely manages multiple projects simultaneously.

  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • 5+ years of experience in area of graphic design.
  • A portfolio that demonstrates a range of work, a compelling design perspective, and clean aesthetic.
  • Expertise in Adobe Creative Suite and Sketch with ability to execute high-level creative designs.
  • A strong understanding of user experience design.
  • A strong understanding of design principles – typography, color and layout.
  • Experience building and evolving a brand for an eCommerce company
  • Attention to detail and excellent problem solving skills.
  • eCommerce & Mobile skills preferred
  • Self-motivation to manage workload, timelines, and expectations of multiple projects with cross-functional teams.
  • Above all, must have a great sense of humor as well as a sense of urgency.
  • Create engaging & fluid, customer focused designs with all screen sizes in mind
  • Partner with the Product Management team, other visual designers and cross-functional creative team leaders
  • Stay abreast of evolving industry and emerging trends & technologies
  • Take on small, medium and large projects
  • Collaborative and excellent communication skills.
  • Must be able to work with cross-functional teams.

Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.

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