Walmart Senior Architect, User Experience (UX) - Vudu Movies & TV in SUNNYVALE, California
1008399BRReq ID:1008399BRCompany Summary:We're Vudu, and we're delivering more movies & TV, to more people, across more devices, with industry leading 4K + HDR quality every day.
From the latest blockbusters to the classics everyone loves, Vudu delivers on-demand cinematic experiences to an ever-growing number of connected devices across every major platform. You'll find us on smart TVs, game consoles (Xbox and PlayStation), streaming devices (Apple TV, Chromecast, Roku), Blu-ray players, Nvidia Shield, Android and iOS devices, Windows 10 devices, and more. Vudu is owned by Walmart and is part of the Walmart eCommerce family of companies.
Vudu is diverse, innovative, and growing yet remain an organization with a start-up like feel. Our management team is incredibly supportive, we encourage entrepreneurial-minded solutions to solve everyday challenges and our passion derives from a blended love of technology, movies, and television.Job Title:Senior Architect, User Experience (UX) - Vudu Movies & TVPosition Summary:We're looking for a highly adaptive, creative and inspiring Senior User Experience (UX) Architect to be an integral part of our design team. Sound like the (movie) role of a lifetime? Welcome to Vudu. We Make Viewing Magic possible anytime, anywhere, on any device.
Our ideal candidate is a cutting-edge creative talent who combines world-class user experience architecture with a desire to make a huge impact in the digital video marketplace.
What you'll do:
Coordinate, complete, and oversee job-related activities and assignments for User Experience (UX)
Produce wireframes, prototypes and interface design across all VUDU products (iOS, Android, Xbox, HDTV's and more)
Lead the discovery phase of projects and create UX architecture by partnering with the product management and engineering teams
Generate multiple solutions to a UX problem, discuss the pros and cons and articulate a clear POV
Leverage user research and site analytics to determine root-cause of usability and/or customer experience issues
Perform basic competitive analysis that analyzes online experiences of key competitors
Promote the continuous improvement of UX/UI tools and processes focused on strategy and innovation
Enhance the team knowledge of best UX design practices and trends
Communicate concepts through strong sketching and storyboarding ability
Present design solutions to key stakeholders and gets sign-offs
Ensure compliance with company policies and procedures and support company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrityCity:SUNNYVALEState:CAPosition Description:
Demonstrates up-to-date expertise and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans
Leads long-term, initiative-level cross-functional User Experience team projects
Manages User Experience architecture, prototyping, and specification writing
Mentors Associate Architects and Architects in day-to-day User Experience IA methodology and principles
Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions
Supports User Experience strategy and innovation
Supports continuous improvement of user experience tools, documentation, and process
#LI-DC2Minimum Qualifications:Minimum Qualifications
5+ years professional experience
Bachelor's degree in design or equivalent professional experience
Solid working knowledge of tools used to document user experience
Strong understanding of user interface design and how it contributes to a good user experience
Knowledge of eCommerce as it relates to user experience, business opportunities and trends, platforms, processes, and capabilities.
Website and mobile design experience required.
Please have an online portfolio that showcases user-centric design and amazing examples of UX solutions.Category:User Experience and Design (UX/UI) Division:VUDUDivision Summary:VUDU provides high-quality streaming services and access to the latest TV and movie content, often still playing in theaters, so there’s no more waiting to see your favorite films. The VUDU team includes experts in engineering, operations, product management, design, marketing, and customer service. We’re all working together to build and deliver the best streaming experience across hundreds of platforms – from mobile to smart TV.Employment Type:Full TimeRequisition Template:eCommerce Department Summary:The UX Design team is creating user experiences for customers who shop online on our sites from their desktops and mobile devices. It’s all about the user experience from ideation, exploring experience design concepts, to prototyping and testing. Our UX/UI experts include strategists, researchers, architects and designers who build best-in-class site experiences and apps. It’s incredibly exciting and rewarding to see products in our users’ hands.