Best Egg

SR Product Designer

Job description

Best Egg is the leading financial confidence platform that provides flexible solutions to real-life challenges for people with limited savings. We leverage real-time customer insights and data science to connect more people with the right products for their financial needs. Our offers include a growing suite of products such as personal loans, a credit card, and flexible rent, which are complemented by a suite of financial health tools to help customers make smart financial decisions and stay on track, so they can be money confident no matter what life throws at them.

Our culture and values inspire our employees and customers to embrace Best Egg. We are committed to championing a culture of inclusiveness and diversity of thought, and we focus on providing a safe, flexible, and collaborative work environment. Our employees are encouraged to engage in creative problem solving, and we promote opportunities for growth and enrichment across the organization.

If you are inspired by inspiring others, Best Egg is the place for you.

Best Egg promotes diversity and equal opportunity. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better we will grow.

The Role:

We’re looking for a dynamic and passionate Sr. Product Designer to join our in-house Product Design team. We are a creative, innovative, energetic and highly collaborative team, driven by our shared desire to help our clients succeed through industry-leading customer engagement solutions, insights, content and design. This is an amazing opportunity to collaborate with some of the top Fintech Marketing, Branding and Insights experts in the industry.

The Sr. Product Designer will report directly to the Sr. Director of UX and will work side-by-side with our Product Design team members, our technology department, and our clients within our organization. You will be responsible for designing meaningful and branded online experiences across all our digital properties which includes our upcoming mobile application, new multi-product website, our online applications, and our customer servicing websites, ensuring that all elements of the online user experience are optimized for improved usability, usefulness, and exceptional visual design. You will embody our CX Principles of guidance, flexibility and ease while making decision that impact our clients. The successful candidate will be naturally curious, a creative thinker and problem solver, and a true team player with a can-do

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with product managers, researchers, developers, data analysts, and designers on research activities, strategy sessions, ideation, design, and testing of new product concepts
  • Build empathy and be an advocate for our customers through participation in human-centered research and design
  • Employ user-center design methodologies and learn quickly through iterative prototyping
  • Design flows and experiences that are incredibly simple and delightful
  • Leverage analytics tools like Full Story to measure success, present opportunities, and support decision-making
  • Conduct competitive analyses of other websites that operate in the same space
  • Give and solicit feedback from other designers in order to continually raise quality
  • Efficiently and effectively manage day-to-day problems and communicate effectively in time sensitive situations
  • Stay up to date with best practices and emerging trends in user experience design and user interface technology

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in human-computer interaction, human-computer design, user experience, visual design or other related design field
  • Minimum 5 years of experience designing, building and shipping applications or software utilizing tools such as Figma or Sketch working closely with developers, product managers, data analysts and stakeholders
  • Strong online portfolio available (please provide link)
  • Effective communicator, presenter, and negotiator
  • Self-directed, organized, efficient and able to manage multiple, complex projects in a timely manner
  • Amazing time management skills, including prioritizing, scheduling, and adapting as necessary
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build rapport and collaborate with individuals across disciplines
  • Ideal candidate will have a positive attitude, be a problem-solver, creative, innovative thinker and passionate about fintech

$110,000 - $140,000 a year

In addition to semi-monthly salary payments, this position is also eligible for an annual incentive bonus based on individual and company performance. Yearly incentive bonus target 20% of base salary. This position may also be eligible for a long-term cash and/or equity incentives at a target of 10%.

Our Brand:

At Best Egg, we believe money should be accessible so people can reach their goals, live a fuller life, and feel pride in knowing they have taken control of their finances. For those who need extra money to achieve the progress they seek in life, Best Egg is the modern solution-minded finance provider that mixes decades of banking experience with smart technology and deep customer insight to create products designed for today’s borrower, so that people can establish a smoother financial path. The egg symbolizes protection and a fresh start.

Employee Benefits

Best Egg offers many additional benefits for our employees, including (but not limited to):

  • Pre-tax and post-tax retirement savings plans with a competitive company matching

program

  • Generous paid time-off plans including vacation, personal/sick time, paid short--

term and long-term disability leaves, paid parental leave, and paid company

holidays

  • Multiple health care plans to choose from, including dental and vision options
  • Flexible Spending Plans for Health Care, Dependent Care, and Health

Reimbursement Accounts

  • Company-paid benefits such as life insurance, wellness platforms, employee

assistance programs, and Health Advocate programs

  • Other great discounted benefits include identity theft protection, pet insurance,

fitness center reimbursements, and many more!

In compliance with the CCPA, Best Egg is fully committed to handling the personal information and data of employees and job applications responsibly with respect and due care. Review our CCPA Employee Policy here

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