The Quality Control Specialist is responsible for ensuring that all products launched on the Minted website meet strict company-specific standards of quality. The ideal candidate is an expert in Adobe's Creative Suite, an excellent communicator, has experience with print production and is extremely detail-oriented. He or she must be organized and have a strong desire to work in a production-driven, fast-paced environment.
Work with the merchandising team to understand and uphold the standards to be met for each product assortment.
Scrutinize production files to ensure best print quality and effectively communicate necessary fixes to the production team.
Verify product data on the Minted.com website and communicate necessary fixes to the production and merchandising teams.
Participate in Live-site QC and assist team in reviewing the Minted.com site for quality of customer shopping experience. Provide feedback for future product launches based on prior experiences.
Assist in Express Service Auditing for all eligible product kinds.
Lead & report on Scene 7 audit results & escalate bugs with scripts.
Report on quarterly and annual quality metrics.
Summarize findings into key initiatives that will reduce bug rates going forward
A strategic, consumer-centric thinker. You are a superb strategic thinker who has proven the ability to identify new opportunities. You understand consumer segments deeply and intuitively, and you naturally gravitate to the consumer when answering questions or considering strategies.
Results oriented. You are most comfortable in work environments which are outcome-oriented and merit-based, and are highly motivated by goal accomplishment.
A passionate customer advocate. You are ready to put the customer first and influence others across the company to think similarly.
Receptive to change. You are flexible, adaptable, innovative, and open in response to competitive pressure and market change.
A collaborative thinker. You enjoy an environment that has been structured for collaboration and interdependency, drawing on strong functional areas to build your business.
A systems thinker. You intuitively understand interdependencies, ask follow-up questions, and drive to solutions that balance the success of initiatives across revenue, quality, brand, and cost goals.
A team player, someone with humility and a low ego, who understands that our collective success outweighs personal gains.
A passion for quality of the Minted site experience and printed product.
Strong attention to detail.
Strong communication skills, positive attitude, strong leader & team role model.
Reporting experience (a bonus).
An understanding of Minted end to end process.
Minted is a design platform whose mission it is to bring the best in independent design to consumers everywhere. The company's art, stationery, and textiles products have reached over 40 million homes worldwide.
Minted uses technology to bring unique, best-selling design to market at scale. Using its crowdsourcing technology, consumers are empowered to vote for the designs they love and want to see sold, ensuring that Minted always sells continuously fresh and trend-forward product. The winning designs are manufactured by Minted, enabling artists from around the world to share and sell their work while letting Minted do the rest. Since launch in 2007, the company has expanded to serve consumers in new categories including wall art, textiles, digital content and home decor, as well as serve major retailers and consumer products brands with data-backed design through licensing and wholesale partnerships.
Minted is headquartered in San Francisco, CA and currently employs 350+ full-time employees plus additional temporary workers during the holiday season. The company has raised over $300M from top-tier investors including Benchmark Capital, T. Rowe Price, Permira, Ridge Ventures, Technology Crossover Ventures, and Norwest Venture Partners. Angel investors include Marissa Mayer, Jeremy Stoppelman, Julia & Kevin Hartz, Yishan Wong, and more.
Minted is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives and will consider for employment all qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. Minted participates in the E-verify program.