Toys'R'Us, Inc. Sr. Product Designer in Wayne, New Jersey

Come work at a place where innovation and teamwork come together to support the most exciting missions in the world!

Job Description

Toys“R”Us, Inc. is relentlessly striving to be the best toy and baby products retail company in the world. It has solidified its position by offering a differentiated shopping experience through its family of brands. Today, merchandise is sold in 856 Toys“R”Us and Babies“R”Us stores in the United States, Puerto Rico and Guam, and in more than 755 international stores. and aims to provide a world-class online shopping experience to attract and retain families who expect great products!

The Opportunity:

  • Join a growing community of UX & Product Design practitioners dedicated to making buying toys and baby goods more than just a transaction but an exceptional and memorable experience that elevates the brand

  • Help transform & optimize the Product Management practice within the Toys & Babies “R” Us organization

  • Work in a multi-disciplinary team using agile design methodologies to deliver experiences across desktop, mobile and Apps

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Develop Insights – Inform design thinking by analyzing online and offline customer behavior, audit competitor and comparative offerings, support usability testing

  • Think & Inspire – Help articulate a vision for meeting business and consumer needs and bring ideas to life using paper, whiteboards and digital tools

  • Collaborate – Work with Marketing and Merchandising groups in conjunction with your team of Product Managers, UX Designers, Front-End and Back-end Developers to iteratively design solutions to business-critical challenges

  • Educate – Make the organization and your peers smarter regarding design best practices, methodologies, tools and emerging trends

We’re Looking For Someone Who:

  • Has 5 -7+ years designing desktop, mobile or web applications

  • Is experienced designing complex or transactional interfaces (e.g. Retail, Finance)

  • Advocates for the user

  • Up to date regarding the latest visual design tools

  • Thinks in terms of design systems and makes rational design decisions

  • Understands the roll that motion and animation play making user experiences more usable

  • Has good taste and an eye for color, use of space, and typography

  • Highly detailed and has an inherent talent for creating simple, clear solutions

  • Is opinionated yet humble and receptive to what others have to say

  • Has excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Has Sense of humor

  • Work onsite in NYC but willing to traveling to our headquarters in Wayne, NJ on a limited basis

Why You’ll Like Working at Toys “R” Us:

Toys“R”Us, Inc. fosters an environment that encourages collaboration and teamwork, is based on trust and respect for one another and draws on the diverse backgrounds of each and every team member. The company’s work ethic is fun and fast-paced, making it a great place to work, grow and develop. Every team member in the “R”Us® family is a key contributor to the company’s success and is encouraged to share new ideas to help us on our journey of being the best toy and baby product retail company in the world!

Toys"R"Us is an equal-opportunity employer and is committed to providing a workplace free from harassment or discrimination. All employment decisions are to be made without regard to race, color, age, gender, sexual orientation, religion, marital status, pregnancy, national origin/ancestry, citizenship, physical/mental disability, military status or any other basis prohibited by law.

Toys“R”Us recognizes that its team members are its greatest asset and is committed to developing high-performing, highly engaged and diverse talent. The company offers various employment opportunities, ranging from internships to top management positions at the company’s Global Resource Center in Wayne, New Jersey. In addition, job seekers can explore positions at Toys“R”Us and Babies“R”Us stores and distribution centers coast-to-coast.