Product Designer (Websites)

Based: London
Level: Mid-Weight
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 09 November 2018
Website: lendinvest.com
Twitter: @LendInvest
Job Listing Added: 25 September 2018

What are we about?

LendInvest is a fast-growth Financial Technology business that is reinventing property finance. Since launching in 2008, we’ve funded over £1.3 billion of loans to buy, build or renovate over 5,000 properties around the UK. We have raised over £50m of equity from top tier investors such as Atomico, the European venture capital fund led by Skype founder, Niklas Zennströmand and manage over £1 billion for our investors. LendInvest is the world’s largest online marketplace for property lending and investing, and is one of the UK’s fastest growing FinTech companies.

LendInvest is the world’s largest online marketplace for property lending and investing, as well as one of the UK’s most exciting FinTech companies. In the last few months we’ve been named in the Sunday Times’ Disrupt 10, a list of the ten most disruptive businesses in the UK, and we debuted at #37 in the 2017 Sunday Times Tech Track 100.

What’s the team like

You’ll work closely with Product Management, Marketing and Engineering and be championing improvements to our visual design, on-boarding and conversion funnels.

What you’ll be doing

- Conceptualise original website design ideas that bring simplicity in a complex financial environment (70% of your time)
- Gathering and evaluating user requirements, in collaboration with product managers, engineers & marketing (30% of your time)
- Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows and process flows to communicate interaction and design ideas
- Present and champion designs and key deliverables to peers and executive level stakeholders
- Create original graphic designs (e.g. images, sketches and tables)
- Adhere to style standards in line with the LendInvest Global Experience Language, contributing new designs as needed.
- Conduct user research, concept testing and usability testing
- Evaluate user feedback and share results with your team and the wider company
- Stay closely involved with features from initial concept until after they are live

What we’d like you to have

- Proven work experience in web design including interaction, interface and visual design
- Demonstrable design skills with a strong portfolio that illustrates design process and experience taking ideas from concept to execution
- Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively, illustrating the process and the results achieved
- Ability to present your designs and sell your solutions to various stakeholders
- Up-to-date knowledge of design tools (Sketch, Invision, Atomic) and the ability to use the right level of fidelity and effort for the best results.
- Experience shipping mobile and web products

LendInvest benefits include:

- A relaxed open-plan working environment
- Matched pension contributions up to 4%
- Discretionary share-option scheme
- 25 days holiday
- Enhanced maternity/paternity pay
- Subsidised gym membership via PerkBox
- Various other discounts/benefits via PerkBox
- Open bar from 5.30pm (4pm on Fridays)
- Cooked lunch on Friday from a local restaurant
- A selection of breakfast cereals, fresh fruits and snacks are available each day
- A MacBook or similar and everything else you need to do your job

How to Apply

You can submit your application via this link lendinvest.workable.com/jobs/771230 OR lets get acquainted and drop me an email to [email protected]