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Walmart Careers – Design Thinking Specialist

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Job Description:

The Design Thinking Specialist will be one of the founding team members of Walmart Canada’s brand-new innovation team. You will get the chance to launch new and disruptive products at the world’s largest retailer. It is a fast-growing team that is working to completely re-imagine the way we serve our customers and associates in order to drive high impact across all areas of the organization. We are looking for ambitious people with entrepreneurial drive who are hungry to make an impact at a globally recognized brand.
As a founding member of our dynamic Innovation team, the Design Thinking Specialist provides design-based innovation expertise and creativity to the team’s work, with a specific focus on co-creation, research, data synthesis, idea generation, and prototyping. A Design Thinking Specialist acts as a facilitator for design workshops, design sprints and brainstorming sessions.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Test and prototype ideas with stakeholders and end-users
  • Employ design thinking-based approaches to identify the business use cases and explore the perspectives of customers, employees, and other stakeholders
  • Skillfully move people outside their comfort zones to embrace new approaches, mindsets, and solutions
  • Lead structured design-based sessions for the team as well as their stakeholders
  • Share and teach design methodologies to fellow team members, business units and other stakeholders
  • Conceptualize new solutions to address complex innovation challenges
  • Provide support on the delivery of functional prototypes

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to work collaboratively with multiple business partners and stakeholders
  • Bachelors’ degree in Anthropology, Human Factors, Psychology or a related field preferred
  • 2+ years’ experience workshop facilitation required
  • Proficiency in Adobe XB and Photoshop an asset
  • Demonstrated capabilities in design thinking practice

Job Details:

Company: Walmart

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Mississauga, ON, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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