User Experience Designer

Design jobs at Prosper


About Us
Founded in 2005 as the first peer-to-peer marketplace lending platform in the U.S., Prosper was built on a simple idea: connect people who want to borrow money with those who want to invest. Since inception, Prosper has helped more than a million people gain access to affordable credit with over $22 billion in loans originated through its platform. Our mission is to help our customers advance their financial well-being through a variety of products including personal loans, home equity lines of credit (HELOC) and credit card. Our diverse culture rewards accountability and cross functional teamwork because we believe this encourages innovative thinking and helps us deliver on our mission.  
We’re on a mission to hire the very best, and we are committed to creating exceptional employee experiences where everyone is respected and has access to equal opportunity. We realize that new ideas can come from everywhere. It is important to us that every hire connects with our vision, mission, and core values. Join a leading fintech company that’s democratizing finance for all!  

Our Values
Diversity expands opportunities
Collaboration creates better solutions
Curiosity fuels our innovation
Integrity defines all our relationships
Excellence leads to longevity 
Simplicity guides our user experience 
Accountability at all levels drives results

COVID-19 Vaccination Policy
Prosper is continuing to grow our team during the COVID-19 pandemic, conducting fully remote hiring and onboarding processes. Our philosophy as a business is to approach the COVID-19 situation with empathy and urgency. Prosper’s top priority is the health and safety of our employees and of the communities we serve, including our customers, partners, prospects, and candidates. In accordance with this priority, along with our legal responsibility to provide and maintain a workplace that is safe and free of known hazards, we have adopted a COVID-19 Vaccination Policy which requires all of our employees to receive vaccinations, unless they have an approved accommodation.

What We Need? 
We’re seeking a talented Associate User Experience Designer to help drive the next evolution of our web and native mobile experiences. You will play a key role in the development of new and existing products and features, working closely with product, engineering and analytics to create experiences that are delightful, easy-to-use, and deliver on our mission to advance financial well-being for our users.? 
Are you someone who loves nurturing a design from rough concept, to MVP, to live iteration? 
Do you thrive in a fast-paced, always-evolving, and highly collaborative environment?? 
Do you dream of working alongside empathetic, supportive, collaborative, and open-minded peers? 
Are you fascinated by the challenges of designing both truly responsive web experiences and deeply native mobile experiences??? 
Do you want to help lead efforts to learn from our users and incorporate those learnings into new features and products that you’ll design from scratch? 
Do you want to help improve existing experiences through partnerships with analytics, marketing, and UX research? 

Problems You Will Solve

    • Solve compelling problems while owning user experience design across all patterns?on?web, tablet, and mobile?? 
    • Fearlessly deliver best-in-class designs that engineers are excited to build? 
    • Quickly develop, iterate, and maintain user flows, mockups, and specs? 
    • ?Develop light-weight prototypes, A/B tests, and other discovery tools? 
    • Portfolio demonstrating foundational understanding of visual harmony, information hierarchy, and best practices around design patterns 
    • Collaborate on?user-centered research initiatives to help inform your vision? 
    • Work in close collaboration with a strong team of designers,?researchers,?developers, and product managers who want to make a difference…just like you.? 

All About You

    • Bachelor’s degree in Design (HCI, Multimedia, Graphic Design, etc.) or equivalent industry experience? 
    • 1+?years of UX work experience?? 
    • Ability to design at all stages of development while integrating ongoing user research, building from concept and rough sketches to prototypes to final user-facing product? 
    • Knowledge of Scrum Agile or other Agile/Lean methodologies? 
    • Familiarity with Design Thinking and Human Centered Design 
    • In-depth knowledge of the tools of the trade, including?Figma and Adobe Suite? 
    • You’re collaborative. You have experience (and love) partnering with others 

    • Nice To Haves 

    • Solid technical background with understanding and/or experience in web or mobile development 
    • Experience in the financial sector or other highly regulated industries 
    • Experience in a startup or other fast-paced environment 

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At Prosper, we're looking for people with passion, integrity, and a hunger to learn. We encourage you to apply even if your experience doesn't precisely match the job description. Your unique skill set and diverse perspective will stand out and set you apart from other candidates. Prosper thrives with people who think outside of the box and aren't afraid to challenge the status quo. We invite you to join us on our mission to advance financial well-being.

Prosper is committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace. All aspects of employment including the decision to hire, promote, discipline, or discharge, will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical??? condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law, including the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. Prosper will consider for employment qualified applicants who are non-US citizens and will provide green card sponsorship.
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