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Lead UI & Product Designer on Saas Product

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Ollie Maitland Jul 09, 2020

About Capitalise.com

Do you love UXd, want to go beyond cards and things not on a grid make you twitch? If so, we’d love to speak to you about great product design.

We are Capitalise.com and we are building a better way for businesses and their advisers to access capital. 

We are a product-oriented FinTech start-up having just closed a second round of funding, as well as being supported by both the Microsoft Accelerator and their Growth program. We have won government grants and award nominations for innovation.

Capitalise.com is building out our product team in the UK reporting into our Chief Product Officer and co-founder, Ollie Maitland.

Working closely with our customers, stakeholders, product managers and engineering teams you will play a key role in directing the product roadmap. We’re a highly experienced and ambitious team who are looking to win recognition for being a leading product company in FinTech.

Responsibilities at Capitalise.com

About the role

In the product designer position we’d love to have your help in designing a super clean flow and experience for our users. You will be responsible for:

  • Leading our digital and product design 
  • Collaborate with the product team in design sprints
  • Provide design direction to the marketing team
  • Co-creating or leading the UX and working with one other designer in our team
  • Pushing our UI and design language forward 
  • Undertaking design thinking user-centred activities to drive innovation
  • Building out the UI inventory and shared design assets
  • Prototype experiences and validate with our user groups
  • Prepare design assets with the engineers to build out the product

What experience are we looking for?

Join a team of 12 in-house product and tech roles

Product design:

  • Have led a transformative, green field or significant commercial project
  • Experience in building out our brand and design language
  • Confidence in managing and evolving a relatively large set of components
  • 5+ years in a digital experience or UI design across a number of projects
  • Expert in tools such as Sketch, InvisionApp and other modern tooling
  • Have experience in developing a Saas or B2B product or service
  • A fiendish eye for detail and empathy for our customers
  • Have tested a product with a community of users
  • Inhuman amounts of skill to create order out and certainty from chaos
  • Passion to make people’s lives better and benefit in the reward of doing so

Interested in having a chat?

  • 33 days holiday including bank holidays
  • Fresh fruit in the office
  • Flexible working
  • Opportunity to participate in options scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme

Capitalise values diversity in thought and is willing to consider applicants who are looking to balance work and personal projects, so we can consider people are looking to work with us from 4+ days per week or full time.

Our company will support public speaking slots at events with travel and attendance expenses.

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