Product Designer (Philadelphia, PA)

| Philadelphia, PA
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At Perpay, we believe that everyone deserves access to financial stability. Our team is dedicated to building simple, transparent, and inclusive financial products that challenge typical channels of credit and improve the lives of our members. Our core product helps traditionally underserved consumers significantly improve their credit simply by shopping for the things they want and need. Here are a few things we're especially excited about:

- We currently have over 5 million members
- Our average member credit score increase is 39 points!
- We’re supported by world-class partners like First Round Capital & JP Morgan
- We were ranked the 5th fastest-growing company in the country by INC Magazine (2019)

Our office, located in the heart of Philadelphia, is home to a talented & diverse group of people. Our team comes to work every day inspired to build life-changing products for our growing customer base and have fun while doing it. Join us as we transform the credit landscape.

As a Product Designer at Perpay, you will lead product design and execution in your product area, with an eye to Perpay’s overall design systems and product vision. You will use data and research to design user experiences, expand our pattern library, and create new digital products. You are passionate about user needs and pain points, and working with cross-functional partners to simplify complex problems and to design elegant solutions that delight our customers.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Leading design projects across the entire product lifecycle and multiple product launches
  • Execute designs using our design system, evolving our library and patterns
  • Conduct UX studies and research
  • Use design thinking to facilitate cross functional ideation and collaboration
  • Work closely with product, operations and engineers
  • Use research and data to deeply understand our customers and their needs
  • Advocate for user journeys, pain points, and goals through design work
  • Rapidly produce multiple concepts and prototypes; knowing when to apply pixel-perfect attention to detail, and when to make low-fi sketches and prototypes
  • Take projects from napkin sketches to final visual specifications

Requirements:

  • 2+ years of consumer-facing product design experience 
  • B.S./M.S. in User Experience Design or HCI, or equivalent work experience
  • Deep Understanding of design and prototyping tools (Figma, Sketch, Illustrator, Photoshop)
  • Experience in conducting usability studies and synthesizing results
  • Passion for our purpose of creating access to credit and building credit for our customers
  • Strong customer empathy and experience shaping products based on customer needs 
  • An eye for long-term strategic vision, and can also operate in the details of short-term projects
  • Natural curiosity and growth mindset, obsession with the details 
  • Proven experience designing consumer facing digital products
  • This is not a remote opportunity (#LI-Onsite)

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary + equity
  • 401k with company match
  • Health / Dental / Vision Insurance
  • Student Loan Assistance
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Cell phone plan

Additional Perks:

  • Opportunity to work with one of the fastest-growing financial startups in the country
  • A scale-up environment with cross-functional exposure
  • Immersion into dynamic fields of e-commerce & fintech 
  • Brand new office with comfortable work/lounge spaces and a pleasant riverfront setting
  • “Teach me” sessions where we learn share personal knowledge & learn from others (work-related or not!) 
  • Espresso bar, full kitchen, weekly catered lunches, snacks, beverages, & everyday lunch essentials
  • Optional work from home (WFH) up to 4 weeks per year (based on level)
  • Public transportation subsidy
  • This is not a remote opportunity (#LI-Onsite)



We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

We don’t work with recruiters - please contact us or apply directly.

More Information on Perpay
Perpay operates in the Payments industry. The company is located in Philadelphia, PA. Perpay was founded in 2014. It has 47 total employees. To see all 18 open jobs at Perpay, click here.
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