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Associate Product Designer (contract)
Posted on 6/28/2022
San Francisco, CA, USA • Remote
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Product Design
UI/UX Design
  • Bring NerdWallet's purpose to life through design & systems thinking
  • Unify the NerdWallet product experience by documenting component usage guidelines and optimizing Figma libraries
  • Promote Product Design through a deep understanding of NerdWallet's audience, and doing what's right for them
  • Collaboration: Cultivate and participate in healthy cross-functional collaboration within an iterative design and development model
  • Be Nerdy: Join a team of committed Nerds who are energized by the desire to empower people and change the way they think about their finances
  • A strong design & systems thinker: You move seamlessly between strategy and tactics
  • Passionate about Design Systems: You recognize that it takes more than components to build a robust design system, and are passionate about process, tooling, and documentation
  • Figma literate: You're comfortable with the tool, including building design libraries with components across Web and Native Apps
  • A dedicated partner and enthusiastic collaborator: You work collaboratively with other designers to ensure a consistent, integrated brand perception and user-experience. You're empathetic to Engineering's technical constraints and Product's business objectives, and are comfortable navigating design discussions with these cross-functional partners
  • Data-driven: You leverage qualitative and quantitative insights to inform and explain your decisions
  • Comfortable working iteratively: You know how to operate effectively within small, cross-functional scrum teams
  • Perpetually curious: You are passionate about new technologies, industry trends and relevant artifacts, and you incorporate this knowledge into the products you work on
  • 3+ years of Product Design experience (which means you have a good understanding of the craft and are comfortable contributing to, and executing, design solutions)
  • Experience as a member of a cross-functional team
  • You have a passion for Design Systems - nerd out on the latest Figma upgrades, love finding ways to centralize common UI to empower scalable unified solutions

201-500 employees

Comprehensive personal finance app
Company Overview
Nerdwallet's mission is to provide the tools, information, and insight people need to navigate all of life's financial decisions. So they can easily find what they need and get back to life.
  • Health and wellness
  • Retirement support
  • True work-life balance
  • Career development
  • Employee resource groups
  • Employee engagement
Company Values
  • Consumer, Company, Team, Self
  • Relentless Self-Improvement
  • Open, Candid, and Constructive
  • Informed Risk-Taking
  • Ownership