Company Name: Kroger General Office Position Type: Employee FLSA Status: Exempt
Lead the design, research and support of User Experience (UX) design initiatives across multiple cross-functional teams for customer-facing websites and native apps. Deliver outstanding customer experiences across multiple digital channels (ie, web, mobile and email). Collaborate with Product Management, Site Experience and Creative Services to review and visualize requirements in wireframes and prototypes. Provide day-to-day support of development teams. Demonstrate the company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety.
Essential Job Functions: Champion industry leading UX design principles to deliver outstanding customer experiences.Collaborate with business and technical stakeholders to create wireframes, prototypes and run researchCommunicate and present designs to stakeholders, UX leadership, and technology teams to gather feedback and ensure alignmentEmbraces Agile environment and acts as advocate for customers, providing design solutions based in user-centered design, user research, and customer analyticsSupport Associate UX Designers and development teams during technical implementationMonitor user engagement and identify opportunities for improvement and innovationParticipate in the design and implementation of large and/or architecturally significant applicationsChampion company standards and best practicesCommunicate with the appropriate teams to ensure that assignments are delivered with the highest of quality and in accordance to standardsBe an advocate for collaboration and assist other team members on assignmentsTravel to local campuses, such as the Landings, and to attend company meetingsMust be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation Minimum Position Qualifications/Education: Bachelor's degree in design or related field, or equivalent practical experience2 years' experience as a UX professionalExperience in an Agile software environmentDemonstrated experience that displays history of work and understanding of user-centered designDemonstrated ability to discuss and convey user experience principles and design strategy for digital and non-digital stakeholdersDemonstrated ability to understand objectives, directions and needs expressed from multiple inputs ranging from marketing, business and technical teamsExperience leading design and development of customer experiencesExcellent verbal and written communicationProficient experience in MS Office suite of productsProficient using wireframing and design tools such as Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch, OmniGraffle, Keynote, etc. Desired Previous Job Experience: 2 years' experience in visual design of web or native appsExperience on large-scale projects with demonstrated ability to work across teams, gather and incorporate feedback from line of business, product management, development, and executive stakeholders.Previous experience to define, develop, research and document UX design and interaction requirementsSkilled with design tools to document information architecture, user interaction, creative comps and prototypes
Education Level: Bachelor's Desired Required Travel: Up to 25% Required Certifications/Licenses: None Position Type: Full-Time Regions: Any; General Office- Cincinnati
States: Alabama; Alaska; American Samoa; Arizona; Arkansas; California; Colorado; Connecticut; Delaware; District of Columbia; Federated States of Micronesia; Florida; Georgia; Guam; Hawaii; Idaho; Illinois; Indiana; Iowa; Kansas; Kentucky; Louisiana; Maine; Marshall Islands; Maryland; Massachusetts; Michigan; Minnesota; Mississippi; Missouri; Montana; Nebraska; Nevada; New Hampshire; New Jersey; New Mexico; New York; North Carolina; North Dakota; Ohio; Oklahoma; Oregon; Rhode Island; South Carolina; South Dakota; Tennessee; Texas; Utah; Vermont; Virgin Islands; Virginia; Washington; West Virginia; Wisconsin; Wyoming Keywords:
Jobs at Kroger: At Kroger, we hire people who have a passion for helping others and who want to build a relationship with our Customers. No matter what stage of your career, you can build your future at Kroger. We look for people who want more, aspire to be more and work hard to achieve their goals. Our focus on keeping the Customer first is what makes us successful. As the largest traditional grocery chain in the U.S. and one of the world's largest retailers, we employee more nearly half a million Associates across 35 states. We offer many opportunities not only in our stores, but in Manufacturing, Logistics, Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, and many other fields.
Company Overview: Kroger Family of Companies employs nearly half a million associates who serve over 11 million customers daily through a seamless shopping experience under a variety of banner names . At The Kroger Co., we are Fresh for Everyone and dedicated to our Purpose: To Feed the Human Spirit. We are committed to creating #ZeroHungerZeroWaste communities by 2025. Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for advancement.