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Senior Product Designer, Design Systems - US Remote

Date:  Apr 29, 2021

Waltham, MA, US, 02451

Company:  Vistaprint

Who We Are:

Vistaprint’s Customer Experience and Marketing organization serves, inspires and delights customers – and helps others in our organization do the same. From the simplest interaction on our website to how people take in our advertising and communications, we are obsessed with delivering value. We know our customers’ needs, and we strive to exceed their expectations. Touching every element of the business, we’re here to grow and build the Vistaprint brand, reach new audiences and offer the best possible experience for every customer.

We are looking for a Senior Product Designer, Design Systems to join our newly formed design systems team. 


What You Will Do: 

  • Help design and evolve a multi-product and multi-platform design system, establishing a global design language and guiding principles for product and brand systems across our entire product experience
  • Provide measurably effective impact by elevating user experiences, and delivering cohesive, on-brand experiences at scale
  • Build a refined suite of reusable components, patterns and templates guided by established design principles and UX research
  • Collaborate closely with UX and product designers, engineers, brand designers and product stakeholders to clarify opportunities, requirements and constraints
  • Design and test components, patterns, templates and prototypes that enable designers and engineers to work more efficiently while creating cohesive and high-quality user experiences
  • Be an ambassador of the new design system and help build awareness and drive adoption
  • Document UX and design guidelines and actively demonstrate how to design and build with our design system
  • Extend our brand design system to support creative, marketing and product experiences
  • Participate in user research and usability testing
  • Incorporate voice and tone and UX writing principles and standards 



Your Qualifications: 

At Vistaprint, we value the experiences that individual team members add to our culture. Please don't hesitate to apply even if you don't meet the exact qualifications, we look forward to learning more about you!

  • 7+ years of experience designing, building and implementing digital products 
  • 2+ years contributing to a large-scale design systems team
  • Portfolio that demonstrates your work and process in building out scalable design systems
  • Excellent visual and typographic sensibility 
  • Experience in UX design, interaction and visual design, motion design, native app design, content strategy and information architecture
  • Ability to build strong cross-functional relationships and drive design excellence with design, creative, technology and product partners 
  • Expertise in prototyping to test and demonstrate interactions, flows and component functionality
  • Knowledge of processes and workflows around governance and maintenance of large-scale design systems

Nice to Have: 

  • Experience building design systems that can flex for multi-brand and multi-product orgs
  • Designer/developer hybrid, frontend development experience
  • Motion design and animation skills


Why You'll Love Working Here: 

Being at Vistaprint means that you don’t see work as just a building, a desk or a manufacturing floor. You see it as a chance to take a step forward in your career journey – and your life. We strive to give you everything you need to learn, grow, and succeed. Through innovation, collaboration, and perpetual exposure to what’s next, we’re always pushing boundaries and broadening our horizons. We embrace the chance to operate outside of our comfort zone to discover what we’re capable of. Some might call that a challenge; we just call it another great day at work. 


Vistaprint has received numerous recognitions including a perfect score of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2021 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) naming us a Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality. We also earned a place as one of the best remote-first workplaces in the U.S. and on the Boston Best Places to Work list from Built In. In addition, Vistaprint’s CEO, Robert Keane, was recently honored with Comparably’s Best CEOs award, listing him among the top CEOs according to employees. Vistaprint offers numerous support systems including Employee Resource Groups like Pride, Mosaic, and Women in Technology, and special interests communities to foster awareness, respect, and inclusion within the workplace. 


Nearest Major Market: Waltham
Nearest Secondary Market: Boston

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