Principal UX Designer

Job ID: 18847

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You are the perfect blend of left and right brain talent.


The ideal candidate will have a varied UX/UI design background preferably with a focus on creating compelling customer-centric experiences, and a demonstrated ability to collaborate effectively with a variety of creative professionals, business leaders, technology leaders, brand strategists, product managers, and customer insights professionals to help Vistaprint continue its high growth trajectory.



This position requires a passion for uncovering and understanding what drives consumer behavior both online and offline, and applying those insights to deliver high impact experience design.

As part of the web team consisting of UX and UI/web designers, the Art Director will leverage user testing, customer insights and feedback and industry best practices to design elegant desktop and touch interfaces and experiences that make is easy and intuitive for our customers. He or she will also bring deep understanding of ideation, prototyping, testing, design frameworks and concept visualization.



  • Translate business requirements into concepts and elegant user interfaces, interaction and visual design utilizing metrics and customer insights/feedback to inform decisions 
  • Become a trusted partner with Design, Product, and Engineering by developing strong interpersonal relationships to aid in project strategies and execution
  • Clearly and persuasively communicate your design solutions to management and teammates, including design leadership, product owners, developers, etc.
  • Be a thought leader; conceptualize and design with forward thinking, sophisticated style, with a focus on customer centricity
  • Provide art direction, guidance and manage ongoing projects as well as the day-to-day deliverables maintaining consistent brand standards and visual style guidelines
  • Lead formal and informal critiques to provide effective, relevant feedback 



  • 5+ years creative leadership in comparable web design roles on large, content-rich consumer websites (agency and/or e-commerce experience a plus)
  • A diverse portfolio demonstrating understanding of UX best practices and a clear and consistent visual design style including but not limited to e-commerce/website/mobile/touch experiences
  • A strong working knowledge of UI/UX/Visual design, brand expression, interactive and creative process
  • Demonstrated experience levering customer insights and feedback into appropriate prototypes for additional learning and optimization
  • Possess the ability to execute strategically as well as tactically
  • Excellent presentation, relationship building and communication skills
  • Strong organization and time-management skills with exceptional attention to detail
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite, Invision, Zeplin, Axure, Balsamiq, OmniGraffle or similar tools
  • Proficient knowledge of CSS, DHTML, JavaScript/JQuery (no coding required in this position)
  • Experience working in an AGILE environment
  • Bachelor’ Degree in Graphic, Interaction or Interface Design
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About Vistaprint

Vistaprint, a Cimpress company, empowers 16 million micro businesses and consumers annually with affordable, professional print and digital solutions by leading the way in marketing, innovative technologies, custom products and manufacturing excellence.

We strive to be a world-class customer-centric company by offering a broad range of products and services via 25 easy-to-access, localized websites globally and by shipping to more than 130 countries around the world. Our customers benefit from our unique business model supported by proprietary technologies, high-volume production facilities and direct marketing expertise.

Employees of Vistaprint are passionate about understanding the needs of our customers to help them make an impression both at work and in life. We look for customer-centric people who bring ideas, visions and dreams and a passion to deliver on them regardless of department, title or tenure. If you’re a self-starter looking to make an impact, we offer highly rewarding opportunities to grow with us both personally and professionally.

Join some of the finest talent to deliver on our promise as one of the best industry-transforming – and career-transforming – companies in the world. Go to About Us to learn more.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Vistaprint, a Cimpress company, is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or marital status.
Vistaprint does not accept unsolicited candidate referrals or resumes / CVs from third-party vendors, including recruitment agencies. Only resumes received from contracted agencies/vendors will be considered. Vistaprint will not be responsible or liable for any fees or costs associated with such unsolicited submissions.