Staff Product Designer

Nerdwallet San Francisco , CA 94118

Posted 4 months ago

NerdWallet aims to make personal finance refreshingly simple, helpful, and human. To do this, were seeking a Staff
Product Designer
to join our talented Design and User Experience team (D&UX) comprised of designers, researchers, and content strategists.
As a qualified candidate, you have extensive experience working collaboratively and iteratively to turn complex problems into intuitive, helpful experiences.
Where you can make an impact:
Bring NerdWallets purpose to life through strong design & systems thinking
Support the Product Design craft as both a thought leader and team mentor
Elevate Product Design through a deep understanding NerdWallets audience, and doing whats right for them
Participate and facilitate healthy cross-functional collaboration within an iterative design and development model
Join a team of committed Nerds who are energized by the desire to empower people and change the way they think about their finances
You are:
A strong design & systems thinker:
you move seamlessly between strategy and tactics
An authentic and optimistic Product Designer:
you love solving complex problems with people-centered solutions
An experienced Product Designer:
you have a broad understanding of the craft and deep expertise in interaction design, visual design, or both
A creative leader:
you are a direct contributor, thought leader and passionate mentor. Teams trust and respect your point of view
An enthusiastic collaborator:
you know how to build cross-disciplinary support in order to achieve exceptional experiences
Data-driven:
you leverage qualitative and quantitative insights to inform and explain your decisions
Comfortable working iteratively
: you know how to operate effectively within small, cross-functional teams
Perpetually curious
: you are passionate about new technologies, industry trends and relevant artifacts
Nice to have:
Previous experience with financial products
Previous experience working with design systems and component libraries
Comfortable using Figma as a primary prototyping tool
What we offer:

Competitive compensation package
401(k) with company match
100% paid premiums for medical, dental and vision for employee and their dependents
Paid maternity and paternity leave
Commuter, gym and cell phone stipend
$500 enrichment stipend towards learning and development for your role
Catered lunches daily, free dinner, and kitchens stocked full of snacks
Onsite coffee bar with baristas
Company happy hours, social events and outings
Generous, flexible vacation

NerdWallet is committed to pursuing and hiring a diverse workforce and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of any characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.


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