Lead Product Designer - Remote

  • Figure
  • Remote
  • May 31, 2022
Full time Computer Science Design Engineering Senior Level Software Development

Job Description

About The Role

We are looking for a Lead Product Designer to join our Design team to create simple, elegant, and thoughtful solutions for Figure’s Marketplace team, providing accredited investors the ability to buy, sell, and trade a wide variety of asset classes.

Qualifications

  • 4+ years of experience as a Lead or Senior Product Designer that includes shipping software products end-to-end, ideally within a startup environment
  • Proficient or familiar with Figma. Quick to learn and hone expertise in the tool.
  • Excellent communication and organization skills.
  • Bachelor's degree in a related design major or equivalent work experience.

What you’ll do

  • Craft a consistent, unified experience for our users that’s easy to learn and simple to use.
  • Own design problems end to end, from initial concept through shipping and beyond.
  • Collaborate with peers in Design, Product Management, and Engineering to define product and design decisions.
  • Think systematically and work with the design system to make elegant and simple experiences that embody our brand.
  • Manage projects and shifting priorities to align the team, set expectations, and deliver designs on time.
  • Mentor team-members with your knowledge and expertise.
  • Showcase your outstanding ability to synthesize and simplify complex data and break them down into actionable steps.

Who you are

  • You have a proven track record for leading end-to-end design processes with expertise in web and mobile software design.
  • You are an open-minded and accountable individual who respects collaboration and empathy with the team.
  • You have a keen eye for detail and hierarchy and evaluate your designs both functionally and visually to ensure user-friendliness.
  • You embody thoughtful and holistic decisions in your design process by evaluating all the information and constraints at hand.
  • You have a strong knowledge of user interface design processes and methodology across various platforms including web, OS-native apps, and embedded apps.
  • You know when to bypass minor UX testing and lean on your expertise to deliver results, but also know when to propose initiatives to fill in the gaps.
  • You thrive in a fast-paced startup environment, seeing ambiguity and shifting priorities as opportunities to make an impact.
  • You navigate grey areas proactively by defining questions, getting the right people in the room, finding answers, and proposing next steps.

Benefits and Perks

  • Competitive salary and growth opportunities 
  • Company quarterly performance based bonus
  • Equity stock options package
  • Employer funded comprehensive health, vision, dental insurance and wellness program for employees and their dependents
  • Employer funded life and disability insurance coverage
  • Company HSA, FSA, Dependent Care, 401k, and commuter benefits
  • Up to 12 weeks paid family leave 
  • In office, remote, and hybrid work location options
  • Home office and technology stipend for those working outside of a traditional office more than 75% of the time
  • Flexible time-off plan to empower employees to take the time off that they want and need
  • Continuing education reimbursement
  • Routine Team swag deliveries!

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