GIST is hiringLead UI / UX Designer

Full TimeUX Design
Posted 9mo ago
About GIST
GIST Impact envisions a sustainable future where measurement shapes outcomes. Our mission is to empower investors and companies to measure and manage their impacts across all stakeholder dimensions, transcending mere shareholder returns. As pioneers in data and analytics, we meld sustainability expertise with cutting-edge technology to enable comprehensive measurement in Natural, Human, Social, and Produced capitals.

Led by Pavan Sukhdev, a visionary leader in environmental economics and former president of WWF International, GIST Impact pioneers scientifically rigorous methodologies to reveal how companies shape society and the environment. With over 16 years of impact measurement, our partnerships span industry titans like BASF and Wipro, as well as global pension and sovereign wealth funds.                                                                                         
Why work at GIST?
At GIST Impact, you'll join a world-class team driving the next ESG evolution: impact-based metrics. We are a hub of ambition and innovation, attracting experts across sustainability, finance, and technology. Here, you'll refine your skills through top-tier training and mentorship, advancing your understanding of sustainability and ESG.

Our diverse, inclusive workplace unites varied academic and cultural backgrounds in the pursuit of shared pride, passion, creativity, and rigor. With a global footprint in Mumbai, Delhi, London, and Geneva, you'll thrive in a vibrant, collaborative atmosphere. 

Role & Responsibilities:

    • Work closely with the product team to understand our customers, empathize with them, and imagine creative ways to support their decisions towards sustainable outcomes
    • Explore multiple ideas and develop concepts that will lead to the formation of different products and product features with distinct value propositions
    • Develop a visual identity, brand language, and set of design principles across GIST’s main products based on GIST’s vision and target audience
    • Iteratively redesign the interface and flow of GIST’s product suite by leveraging UI/UX research methodologies
    • Work closely with client, product, and engineering teams to make sure that GIST delivers the perfect balance between what GIST is capable of, what GIST’s customers need, and what provides business value to GIST
    • Prepare for and participate in customer co-creation sessions, developing mock-ups and new features to test
    • Continuously find opportunities for improving the customer experience, propose new features/solutions and validate assumptions through customer research

Skills / Experience Required:

    • 6-8 years of hands-on experience in designing and setting up data-driven products and platforms in the financial and investment space (or equivalent experience with data visualization in an adjacent space)
    • Prior exposure to working in cross functional collaborative teams adopting agile methodology
    • Excellent ability with prototyping tools (e.g. Adobe XD, Figma, Sketch, Framer)
    • Working knowledge of / experience with HTML, Bootstrap, Angular (preferred), VueJS, React, Ionic
    • Strong visual design skills, ability to build a product identity across all our products
    • Strong communication skills to articulate design solutions, navigate different requirements across different stakeholders, and build support around your decisions
    • A proactive, organized, people-oriented person
    • Experience in developing B2B or B2C SaaS interfaces is preferred
    • Experience working at a start-up is preferred
For consideration, candidates should submit a portfolio, statement of interest (no longer than 200 words), and a CV.

This role may be remote or based in Noida, India. If not based in Noida, travel will be a requirement of the role.

Your answers to our culture fit questionnaire and understanding of GIST Impact’s mission and its importance will receive as much weightage in our application process as your CV/credentials.

If this sounds like you, we would like to hear from you!
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