**Vans: Be a Part of the Original**
**"It was never about waving the brand like a flag, it was
always about the people" - Paul Van Doren**
Vans is the original action sports footwear company, rooted in
authenticity and creativity. Founded in 1966, Vans has thrived on a
legacy of impacting our greater community through four pillars:
action sports, music, art and street culture. We are constantly
inspired by the expressive creators within our company and
community as they bring new and innovative perspectives to help
shape and transform the future of our business.
At Vans, our culture sets us apart and influences everything we
do. We are driven by five values:
1. We are determined.
2. We are connected to our consumers and to each other.
3. We are inclusive.
4. We are expressive and fun.
5. And most of all, we are a family.
Vans is a subsidiary of VF, one of the world's largest apparel
and footwear companies with socially and environmentally
responsible operations spanning numerous geographies, product
categories and distribution channels. As we continue to expand, VF
and Vans take great measures in developing and growing our
Vans is founded on a culture of learning. We take pride in our
ability to facilitate learning opportunities by providing the
resources and tools necessary to support each individual's pursuit
of growth to achieve future goals driven by our brand purpose.
Our purpose to enable creative expression and inspire youth
culture is fostered through inclusivity. We welcome anyone and
everyone into our global family and proudly celebrate an
environment where individuality is embraced, equal opportunities
thrive, and everyone is empowered to reach their greatest
By joining the Vans family, you will be immersed in an
environment of incredibly supportive and collaborative people. We
work very hard across a multitude of large initiatives to bring the
Van Doren spirit to life. We live for what we do.
**Senior Interactive Content Designer: Become the Newest Member
of the Vans Family**
Here at Vans, our purpose is to enable creative expression - and
inspire youth culture - by celebrating and encouraging the Off the
Wall attitude that comes from expressing your true self. We are
searching for an individual that stands out from the rest and
always pursues their own creative passion. As the Sr. Interactive
Content Designer, you will be part of the innovative Interactive
Design and Development team working alongside your counterparts in
Creative and partner with your peers in Marketing. You are a
digital designer with best in class graphic design skills and
always looking towards the future in digital storytelling. You are
able to help push ideas and projects in news ways within the
digital landscape. You will lead and inspire a team of designers.
You are passionate about design and providing the best user
experience across all devices a user may access the web from. You
are detail-oriented, process-friendly, and capable of working
within tight timelines on multiple projects simultaneously.
**How You Will Make a Difference:**
1. Ideate and work with a team of creatives on digital-first
2. Lead and inspire a team of mid-level and Junior designers.
Designs UX and UI for landing pages and websites. Creates
wireframes, rapid prototypes, user interfaces, and comp designs for
mobile, tablet, and desktop.
3. Designs layout and templates for maximum usability and
focuses on user experience.
4. Creates user interfaces with the understanding of how they
would be developed in front-end code in HTML, CSS, and
5. Create and concept animated and static assets for social
6. Embody and continue elevating a high level of creative
excellence for design and digital thinking within the
7. Your diverse experiences and background enable you to provide
a unique perspective to fuel our global growth. Additionally, you
are inclusive and value differing points of view. You hire, develop
and support a team that reflects our global consumer
8. Works with web developers to apply style and user interface
design to web applications.
**Skills for Success:**
Years of Related Professional Experience: 5Educational/ Position
+ Bachelor's Degree in related field, preferably interaction
design, graphic design, computer graphics, information
architecture, etc. - or equivalent combination of education and
+ Expert experience with Adobe Photoshop and Adobe
+ Expert experience with Sketch or Adobe XD
+ Experience with InVision or After Effects to create
interactive prototypes is strongly preferred
+ Experience with enterprise Content Management Systems
preferably Adobe AEM, CoreMedia
+ Experience managing a team of designers.
+ Ability to work with Marketing and Ecommerce teams to blend
content storytelling with commerce functionality integrated
+ Closely follows trends and developments in technology
(particularly mobile) and integrates them into our environment and
+ Self-directed and capable of working in a fast-paced
+ Ability to work within tight timelines on multiple projects
+ Must be detail-oriented, process-friendly
Special Physical and/or Mental Requirements:
+ Up to 5% travel time
+ Long hours sitting/staring at a computer monitor
+ Bend, lift, open and move product and related office items
varying in weight from 1 to 25 lbs.
VF Diversity Vision Statement VF is committed to creating an
inclusive environment that welcomes and values the differences
among all of our associates, customers, suppliers and the
communities in which we live and conduct business. The continued
success and growth of VF is enhanced through initiatives that
promote diversity throughout VF around the world.VF is an equal
employment opportunity/ affirmative action employer of minorities,
females, protected veterans and the disabled. VF is committed to
providing equal opportunities in employment, and treating our VF
associates and VF applicants without discrimination on the basis of
their race, color, gender, age, national origin, religion, sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status,
citizenship, disability, protected veteran status, HIV/AIDS status,
or any other legally protected factor.