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User Experience Design Advisor

Macy's

Macy's

Design
United States
Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2024
Bring Your Amazing Self to Work

At Macy's, Inc. we're on a mission to create a brighter future with bold representation for all. This is our Mission Every One. We know that each person here is unique. So we respect and invest in each individual to create growth, pride, and satisfaction. If we are able to bring our whole selves to work, it translates into a more abundant and wider array of ideas and energy for all to benefit from. Our success will be built on amazing colleagues, working together.

Job Overview

The User Experience Design Advisor plays a crucial role in shaping the user experience design for Macy’s Inc.'s digital business. They contribute to realizing the strategic vision of Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s by creating engaging user experiences. Working in a fast-paced, collaborative team environment, they deliver elegant, world-class designs. They excel in solving business goals and user needs, collaborate across functions, and utilize research and data to inform their design decisions. Additionally, they fulfill other assigned duties.

What You Will Do

  • Design domain experiences that align with business goals and user needs, including KPIs and user success metrics.
  • Collaborate effectively with managers, product managers, engineers, and researchers to define, conceptualize, and design user-facing products.
  • Partner with the UX leadership team to define the domain experience and ensure deliverables align with the user experience design vision.
  • Design for web, mobile apps, and in-store environments, ensuring a consistent user experience across different platforms.
  • Address domain design challenges comprehensively, from conceptualization to execution: conceptualize new products and features, design storyboards, workflows, interactions, wireframes, and high-fidelity mockups based on business goals and user research.
  • Work closely with the domain UX Manager and UX Lead to ensure deliverables adhere to the overall design system.
  • Demonstrate regular, dependable attendance, and punctuality.

Skills You Will Need

User Experience Design: Ability to design domain experiences that align with business goals and user needs, including KPIs and user success metrics.

Collaboration: Effective collaboration with managers, product managers, engineers, and researchers to define, conceptualize, and design user-facing products.

Strategic Partnership: Capability to partner with the UX leadership team to define the domain experience and ensure deliverables align with the user experience design vision.

Multi-platform Design: Proficiency in designing for web, mobile apps, and in-store environments, ensuring a consistent user experience across different platforms.

Problem Solving: Aptitude to address domain design challenges comprehensively, from conceptualization to execution, based on business goals and user research.

Project Management: Ability to manage multiple projects effectively, prioritize tasks, and communicate timelines to team members.

Ownership Mentality: Desire and capability to take ownership of products/projects and drive them to successful outcomes.

Creativity: Capacity to think creatively, strategically, and technically to solve design challenges.

Technical Communication: Skill in effectively sharing technical information and communicating technical issues and solutions to all levels of the business.

Mobile and Web Design Knowledge: Proficient in designing for mobile apps and responsive web experiences.

User Interface Design: Familiarity with user interface design processes and methodologies, including user-centered design principles.

Who You Are

  • Dedicated to fulfilling ideals of diversity, inclusion, and respect that Macy’s aspires to achieve every day in every way.
  • Candidates with a bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience in a related field are encouraged to apply. 1-2 years of direct experience.
  • Regularly required to sit, talk, hear; use hands/fingers to touch, handle, and feel. Occasionally required to move about the workplace and reach with hands and arms. Requires close vision.
  • Able to work a flexible schedule based on department and company needs.

What We Can Offer You

  • An inclusive, challenging, and refreshingly fun work environment
  • Competitive pay and benefits rooted in principles of equity
  • Performance incentives and annual merit review
  • Merchandise discounts
  • Health and Wellness Benefits across medical, dental, vision, and additional insurance
  • Retirement Savings Plan with 401k match opportunity
  • Employee Assistance Program (mental health counseling and legal/financial advice)
  • Resources for continuous learning, career growth, and leadership development
  • 8 paid holidays
  • Paid Time Off (first year prorated depending on start date)
  • Tuition reimbursement program
  • Guild education benefit funds 100% of tuition, books, and fees in designated programs
  • Colleague Resource Groups (CRGs) and give-back/volunteer opportunities
  • Empowerment and autonomy to perform impactful work with tangible results

About Macy’s

Now is an exciting time for a Macy's career as we continue to focus on creating exciting and memorable experiences for every Macy's customer, whether their journey starts online or in the store. Our opportunities in Sales, Merchandise, Operations, Customer Service, Warehouse, Marketing, and other areas let you express your creativity and commitment to excellence, grow your career and make a difference to your Macy's colleagues and customers.

Bring your creativity, energy, and ideas to the Macy's team – Apply Today!

This job description is not all-inclusive. Macy's, Inc. reserves the right to amend this job description at any time. Macy's, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment.

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This position may be eligible for performance-based incentives/bonuses. Benefits include 401k, medical/vision/dental/life/disability insurance options, PTO accruals, Holidays, and more. Eligibility requirements may apply based on location, job level, classification, and length of employment. Additional benefit details are available at macysJOBS.com.