Fintech company is looking for Mid-Sr. Product Designers in a temp-to-perm capacity. This position involves working on web products (new and pre-exisitng) and is comprised of about 70% UX and 30% Visual Design. Company's design system is already in place - a UX Designer that is practical in their approach is best suited for this role - someone who creates great design but also understands constraints and realistic about what can and can't get done.
Tools used include Zeplin and InVision.
Team: Design Director along with 5 total Designers (1 other in Redwood City), Project Managers, and Engineers
Interview process: 30 min phone screen with hiring manager + 2 hour onsite interview
This position is onsite in Redwood City and adjacent to a Caltrain station.
Drive the design vision of the company, working closely with Product Management, Engineering, and Product Marketing leaders
Generate flows, wireframes, prototypes, and high-fidelity mockups for various platforms across mobile and web
Effectively articulate user experience design issues and solutions; present and justify design thinking and derive meaningful feedback from peers and stakeholders
Gather customer needs and behaviors via user interviews and testing; be customer and data driven
Experience with Zeplin is PREFERRED, but not required.
UX experience at consumer or small business/startups/big company is nice to have
At least 4+ years of product/UX design experience for web and mobile applications
Proven ability to wireframe, prototype, and create hi-fidelity designs
Experience launching a new product or taking an existing product through impactful change
Comfortable working in a fast paced environment, handling multiple priorities simultaneously
Excellent communication skills with an ability to communicate design rationale and conceptual ideas
Knowledge of HTML, CSS and responsive design is a plus