Lead UX Designer
Who we are…
We are Payactiv, a FinTech company in the heart of Silicon Valley, devoted to giving workers access to their earned wages when they need them. Payactiv is the pioneer and industry leader in Earned Wage Access. We are the only Certified B Corporation and Public Benefit Corporation in our industry. Our app provides millions with financial services that help them avoid debt, manage their finances, and regain flexibility to pay for things on their own schedule.
Are you a Senior or Lead UX Designer with FinTech or mobile app experience in San Jose? If so, please read on!
What You Will Be Doing
Partner closely with product management, account management, sales, and customer support to understand our users and their needs.
Acquire user data (e.g., conducting usability studies, performing user research) and creating personas and journey maps.
Partner closely with engineering to understand technical constraints and possibilities.
Produce the whole gamut of UX design: user journeys, interaction flows, wireframes, prototypes, and high-fidelity UX specs.
Revise designs based on feedback from those inside and outside UX, and from the results of user testing.
Contribute to constant improvement in UX processes.
Be a mentor to other UX team members.
Passionately advocate on behalf of the end user
What You Need for this Position
Bachelor or Master's degree in design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or equivalent degree is desirable.
In lieu of a degree, 5+ years of experience in card payments, network, acquiring, issuing, mobile technologies, digital payments, or related field, including UX Designer Credential Certifications
2+ yrs Experience managing and mentoring UX team members
So, if you got what it takes, please apply today!
What we offer:
· Fully paid health, dental and vision insurance
· 401K, traditional and Roth
· Tuition Assistance or Tuition Reimbursement
· Monthly Gym Reimbursement
· Paid time off to volunteer
· Paid Family Leave (California)
· Paid Vacations
· Complimentary office lunches
· Opportunity to grow
· Opportunity to work with a great team committed to making a difference.