Senior Product Designer, Money
Who we are
SoFi is a digital personal finance company whose mission is to help its members achieve financial independence to realize their ambitions, whether that be to buy a house one day, start a family on their own terms or be debt free. We aim to be at the center of our members’ financial lives, and to help every member Get Their Money Right®. By joining SoFi, you’ll become part of a forward-thinking company that is transforming financial services by embracing technology to build innovative loan products, investment tools, and more. One of the fastest growing fintech companies, we’ve grown from 250 employees in 2015 to over 1,500 employees today, and are well on our way to reaching 1 million members. With offices across the US, we offer the excitement of a rapidly growing startup with the stability of a seasoned management team and some of the best talent around. As an employer, we strive to hire employees who are committed to both our company’s mission and our desire to build the best culture in the world. If you are driven, passionate about what you do, and excited about the SoFi mission, we would love to hear from you.
SoFi Money is a digital checking and savings account featuring high interest, no fees, and free ATMs. We believe that managing income and spending does not mean laborious budgeting or a complex network of accounts at various institutions. SoFi Money aims to be a one-stop shop for all the tools our members need to get their money right through intuitive design driven by research based insights. If you have a passion for UX design and think there’s a better way to manage your money than what is currently out there, then SoFI Money is the place for you.
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. As a company, we do this through setting ambitious goals, tackling the hard problems and innovating to dissolve boundaries between financial offerings always with the best interest of our members in mind.
SoFi has achieved significant growth, with ambitious plans ahead, but to continue this growth we need great talent. And that starts with you.
What you’ll do:
Design product features from start-to-finish, from the early sketching and concept phases to final pixel-perfect Sketch files that are ready to ship
Work closely with the Design Manager, Research, Product Management, and Engineering partners and be able to quickly iterate based on feedback
Develop user-centered design solutions based on research, member insights, and industry best-practices
Present design concepts and clearly communicate design intent through design specs and presentation documents
Collaborate with other product designers working on other projects to drive alignment and consistency across the entire user experience
What you’ll need:
5+ yrs experience of experience working in product design/UX roles
Strong design point of view and aesthetic
Strong expertise in common design tools (ie Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite, InVision, etc)
Expertise in mobile and web UX best practices across iOS, Android and responsive web
Strong collaboration skills across cross-functional teams including research, product management, engineering and marketing
Ability to translate user research, user needs and product data to make informed design solutions
Track record for delivering end to end solutions from initial concepts to measurable outcomes
Experience presenting work to senior leadership and advocating for user needs in the context of business and technology drivers
Experience working in an Agile development environment using tools like Jira and Confluence
A portfolio URL or PDF to submit with application with examples of mobile and responsive web product design
Nice to have:
Experience working on consumer engagement, growth, and social experiences
Experience working with remote teams and stakeholders
Experience translating machine learning insights and recommendations into streamlined user experiences
Why you’ll love working here
Competitive salary packages and bonuses
Comprehensive medical, dental, vision and life insurance benefits
Generous vacation and holidays
Paid parental leave for eligible employees
401(k) and education on retirement planning
Tuition reimbursement on approved programs
Monthly contribution up to $200 to help you pay off your student loans
Great health & well-being benefits including: telehealth parental support, subsidized gym program
Employer paid lunch program (except for remote employees)
Fully stocked kitchen (snacks and drinks)
SoFi provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, breastfeeding, and conditions related to breastfeeding), gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, age (40 or over), physical or medical disability, medical condition, marital status, registered domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military and/or veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable state or federal law.
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.