Senior-Lead Product Designer

Fin-Tech start-up

Renowned Fin-Tech, growing rapidly and offering a super-dynamic work environment not to mention healthy pay and benefit packages.

The client

The banking sector has experienced a massive amount of disruption over the last few years and these guys are already proving to be major contenders within that shift. From instant spending notifications and built-in budgeting controls, to global currency exchange and stock trading, customers are benefiting from a multitude of features this client can offer through their service and technology.

They consider themselves as a Tech company over Financial. The same goes for many of the backgrounds people have there.

Their founder was a former trader, very straight talking and hardworking but also very approachable and a big believer in the importance of design.

They have well over 1000 people globally and growing rapidly. Their aim is to get to 10,000 people in the next 3 years or so!

The role

They are looking for a range of Senior to Lead level Product Designers to work in one of their product teams.

You would be working on;

  • Working within the product team to define the customers’ and the business problems
  • Always researching and bringing forward new findings and learnings
  • Wire-framing and validating the design solutions to prepare for development
  • Identifying success metrics
  • Running user testing workshops and guerrilla testing
  • Building high-fidelity designs
  • Participating in ongoing design reviews and iterations during the sprint.
  • Contributing to the design system

The candidate

What you’ll need;

  • Previous experience in designing world-class complex commercial apps
  • Previous experience working within a start-up or high-growth environment
  • Strong design skills across iOS, Android and web platforms
  • Strong UX focus and understanding of human behaviour
  • Clean visual design sense
  • Skills in typography and grids
  • Experience working in cross-functional teams
  • Any coding experience would be a big bonus also – you’d be working very closely with developers

 

Type of person;

  • Self-starting/entrepreneurial
  • Concise communication skills – also being happy with direct (but polite and professional) communication back
  • Problem solver and love to be challenged
  • A constant learner. You will be always growing – both personally and with the team
  • Able to thrive within a fast-paced environment

 

If this sounds of interest and suits your experience, then please send your CV and portfolio to me ASAP to stand the best chance of getting an interview.