Visual Designer

Sofi San Francisco , CA 94118

Posted 6 months ago

In this role, you will be directly responsible for crafting the look and feel of our digital products across consumer touchpoints. You can take the lead and are highly collaborative.

You are a self-motivated, detail-oriented craftsman, able to work efficiently and effectively with other designers, developers, and product managers. You can perform and improvise, you like to push the boundaries under tight timelines and changing environments. You can concept, prototype, design, and present solutions that solve user and business problems, to deliver measurable outcomes.

At SoFi, you'll become part of a new kind of finance company whose ambition is to help our members achieve financial independence and reach their goals. We aim to be at the center of our members' financial lives, and to help every member get their money right.

We created student loan refinancing, addressing the biggest financial challenge of a new generation through a modern approach to lending and personal finance. Next we expanded our products and services across loans, wealth management, and insurance. SoFi Moneya modern take on a checking or savings account--is our newest innovation and disruption to the financial services industry.

SoFi has achieved significant growth, with ambitious plans ahead, but to continue this growth we need great talent. And that starts with you.

Responsibilities

Conceptualize, design and define cross platform user experiences.

Define a comprehensive visual system that embodies our brand

Refine the visual system in fresh, interesting and inspiring ways as we scale and evolve.

Prototype as needed to demonstrate interactions to better communicate expectations with stakeholders and technology partners.

Collaborate with product, business, and technology partners to define SoFi's experience.

Simplify, and systematize interactions and experiences.

Constantly iterate and improve to deliver best-in-class visual solutions.

Qualifications and Education

A background in a Visual Communication Design, Graphic Design, Interaction Design, a design-related program, or 4+ years of design experience.

Expert level knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, Abstract, InVision and other prototyping tools.

Ability to collaborate with designers, product managers, and tech leads.

Ability to communicate design rationale with the internal team and stakeholders.

Drive the design process during all phases of the project.

Deep knowledge of the visual design process, with the desire to continually improve at every stage of design and development.

Previous experience in shipping actual product (Dribbble is nice but we love to see real shipped products).

Experience working with Sketch symbols and design systems.

Bachelors degree required

Benefits

Lunch, a fully stocked kitchen, and subsidized gym membership.

Competitive salary packages and bonuses.

A flexible vacation policy allows you to truly relax and reboot.

Comprehensive health, vision, dental, and life insurance as well as disability benefits.
100% of health, vision, and dental premiums paid by SoFi for employees and their dependents.
401(k) and education on retirement planning.

Tuition reimbursement on approved programs, up to $5,250 a year.

Monthly contribution to help you pay off your student loans.

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