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Principal UX Designer, Retail


Apr 03, 2018

San Francisco


Agent: Gloriane Y.

Job #: 131094

Salary: market rate, DOE

Job Description

A global retail giant is in need of a Principal User Experience Designer to expand the definition of "store" to include an end-to-end experience that is digital, physical and human. You'd be a part of a brand new team that creates compelling shopping experiences. You'd work on products spanning across multiple platforms, emphasizing emerging technologies and user-centered innovations such as digital storefronts and embedded displays (kiosk), natural user interfaces (gestural), POS, and cross-screen web and native (iOS/Android) experiences. 


  • Delivering for what the future of the channel should be, and responsible for making sure the work is up to standard
  • Some mentorship but no direct line management 
  • Part of the role will be to sync and align with other principals
  • 80% will be IC project work and the remainder mentorship

Required Qualifications & Experience

  • A minimum of 10 years of UX Design experience
  • Portfolio/work samples must show proficiency in interaction design and visual design
  • Must have led a large program of work (entire channel, not just individual features)
  • Must have worked for significant chunks of time in a business
  • Balance between hardware/software. Needs to have delivered in an offline space, physical space, ideally in retail.
  • Formal training, a design degree, at least a Bachelor’s
  • Background could span industrial design to HCI to architecture

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