Product Designer

SoLo Funds

Perform user research with the product team, and influence the product strategy and UX

  • You will solve complex User Experience problems in a team environment
  • Leverage your excellent communication skills and brainstorm solutions
  • Leverage your familiarity with technical constraints and limitations
SoLo Funds is on a mission to help the millions of Americans that live paycheck to paycheck and can’t survive a money crunch. Launched in 2018 as a unique and proprietary lending marketplace, today SoLo is the leading alternative financial solution providing the fastest loans available for borrowers and the opportunity for lenders to earn significant returns. We are a VC funded Fintech company backed by Techstars, and have partnerships with Visa and Kiva.

We are hiring a Product Designer to help us transform the digital lending space. You will solve complex User Experience problems in a team environment, looking at the product as a whole, and advocating for the best solutions. We’ve built a marketplace to connect lenders and borrowers on their own terms. Join us and make a mark in bringing communities together and make a difference!

What You'll Do
  • Perform user research with the product team, and influence the product strategy and user experience while adhering to our Value Pillars (see below)
  • Leverage your excellent communication skills, with the ability to brainstorm solutions at a higher level, and to annotate at a granular level for development across our Value Pillars
  • Leverage your familiarity with technical constraints and limitations as they apply to designing for platforms such as desktop and mobile (i.e. Android and iOS).

Required Qualifications
  • 3+ years of product design experience, including mobile app experience
  • Experience collaborating with Product Managers, Engineers, and other designers
  • Experience using user research, analytics, and product strategy to support design choices
  • Experience scoping projects from specification to journey, and collaborating on product roadmaps
  • Experience with user testing and experimentation through A/B testing, etc.
  • Experience with creating and supporting a design system
  • Fluency in modern design tools including Sketch, Lucid Charts, Figma and Invision

Desired Qualifications
  • iOS and Android experience

Our Value Pillars
Acquisition & Growth: To discover and secure marketplace members through omnichannel experiences. 
Underwriting: To assess and score a borrower's creditworthiness (character) and affordability (financial means) for equitable lending execution whilst providing lenders context on the financial implications of each loan funded.
Servicing: To provide world-class marketplace member servicing throughout the lifecycle of a loan. 
Payments: To deliver end-to-end marketplace capabilities to facilitate the funding and repayment of a loan. 

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About SoLo Funds

Launched in 2018 as a unique and proprietary lending marketplace, today SoLo is the leading alternative financial solution providing the fastest loan option to borrowers and option for lenders to obtain significant value. We're on a mission to provide the most intelligent (affordable + financially empowering) option for funds and banking services by leveraging the best technologies in the world.

Our Benefits
Remote Workplace
Unlimited Vacation Time
Full Healthcare Benefits
401K Offered