Job Title:   Principal Product Designer

  • Job ID

  • 21110

  • Category

  • Usability & User Experience

Job Description

Do you have the entrepreneurial spirit, fearless optimism, and creative skillset to help take new ideas from rough concept to successful launch? Will you thrive in an environment with limited guidelines, consistent risk taking, and the broad charter to solve real problems through breakthrough innovation?

The Principal Product Designer will be a member of Vistaprint’s innovation studio called Hatchery. This dedicated team of technology, design, and product leaders manage both the strategy and execution of the innovation process—including the end-to-end success of effective ideation, research validation, product development, and proof of market viability. Through an agile, customer focused, experiment-and-learn methodology the team targets breakthrough opportunities to serve small businesses in areas where Vistaprint doesn’t currently operate.

Check out the Hatchery website:
http://hatchery.vistaprint.com/

Here’s the flavor of work that you’ll be doing:

  • Participating in the ideation process to identify solutions to major SMB pain points in a unique way
  • Developing rich but simple user experiences for new products in development
  • Guiding Engineering with front-end implementation of features, advocating for pixel perfect
  • Iterating on designs and user experience flows based on focus group or in-market testing feedback
  • Staying on top of the latest design trends, industry news, and happenings in the technology space
  • Creating vision-ware and stimuli for research deliverables (i.e. high fidelity prototypes)

In return you will bring
We're looking for a candidate with a creative background, entrepreneurial spirit, and a passion for great UX—a unique person that likes working with other unique people. Most of that vibe will shine through during an interview; here’s what we expect to see on a resume:

  • Experience with web design, user interface design, usability and/or information architecture
  • A track record of consistently great work, and a portfolio to prove it
  • Expertise with prototyping tools such as Invision
  • Mastery with the Adobe suite, capable in HTML/CSS and Sketch
  • Ability meet deadlines in a fast-paced, agile, software development environment

About Vistaprint
Vistaprint empowers more than 17 million micro businesses and consumers annually with affordable, professional options to make an impression. With a unique business model supported by proprietary technologies, high-volume production facilities, and direct marketing expertise, Vistaprint offers a wide variety of products and services that micro businesses can use to expand their business. A global company, Vistaprint employs over 4,100 people, operates more than 25 localized websites globally and ships to more than 130 countries around the world.