We are looking for a self-starting, enthusiastic, and detailed-oriented web designer to join our team full-time. In this role, you will be responsible for producing attractive interfaces that align with brand guidelines, facilitate a positive user experience, and leverage contemporary design solutions that successfully meet business objectives. The ideal candidate will have an online portfolio that is creative, current, and teeming with web-based work. A background in e-commerce is preferred.
Work closely with product managers, UX specialists, front-end developers, and engineers to gain knowledge of the existing storefront, implement new site features, and improve existing features
Conceptualize and create pixel-perfect mockups from sketches, wireframes, and spec documents (and on occasion, out of thin air!)
Interpret needs, objectives, and direction from multiple sources of input to ensure design concepts meet brand standards and business goals
Communicate ideas and concepts clearly and concisely while quickly applying feedback and direction as needed
Act as a resource and thought partner to colleagues in other departments
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in graphic design, visual communication, or related field
3-7 years of experience designing outstanding web-based products (preferably large-scale, dynamically driven ones)
Strong talent for visual design, layout, and typography with excellent attention to detail (with a portfolio to prove it)
Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite
Strong understanding of web technologies and UX to know what is possible and what will be hard to implement (HTML/CSS skills are a plus)
An affinity for current industry developments, design trends, and web technologies
The ability to manage multiple projects, and thrive in a fast-paced, highly iterative environment
Exceptional interpersonal, collaborative, and creative problem solving skills
We need to see your work to know if you are a fit for our team! Please submit a link to your online portfolio. The link can either be on your resume directly, or pasted into the ‘cover letter’ section of the wayfair.com/careers online application. Please note that only candidates with a portfolio of design work will be considered.
Wayfair is the largest online-only retailer of home furnishings and house wares in the United States. We’re looking for the brightest, sharpest, most creative minds in every field to help. Are you one? If you like transparency, friendliness, a relaxed but results-driven work environment filled with like-minded top-tier talent, Wayfair would like to hear from you. We own and operate Wayfair, AllModern, and Joss & Main. We are on target for approximately $500 million in revenue and currently employ over 800 employees in offices located in Boston, Utah, Kentucky, the U.K, Germany, Ireland and Australia. Wayfair was founded in 2002 and is privately held and profitable. We offer competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits, pre-IPO equity, a long-term and sustainable, next-generation, e-commerce business model as well as surprising and generous perks designed to attract and retain the brightest people who are incredibly excited about what they do. Wayfair is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. Come join us at http://www.wayfair.com/careers.
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Wayfair - 15 months ago
Wayfair is the largest online-only retailer of home furnishings and house wares in the United States. We’re looking for the brightest...