Lead Product Designer
Growth
Posted on 3/22/2024
Wealthfront

201-500 employees

Automated investment service form
Company Overview
Wealthfront's mission is to build a financial system that favors people, not institutions. They want to help democratize access to sophisticated financial advice
Fintech

Company Stage

Series G

Total Funding

$274.4M

Founded

2011

Headquarters

Palo Alto, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

11%

2 year growth

12%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
UI/UX Design
Communications
Data Science
Animation
CategoriesNew
Brand Design
Graphic & Motion Design
Industrial Design
Product & UX/UI Design
UI/UX & Design
Requirements
  • 6+ years of experience in a product design role in consumer tech
  • Experience successfully shaping focus and strategy for initiatives that span multiple projects and guide team focus on impactful user and business opportunities
  • Experience successfully working across the product entire development lifecycle from project definition to shipping (and learning from) high quality product experiences
  • Strong ability to turn complex problems into simple and engaging customer experiences for web and mobile
  • Strong visual and interaction design craft
  • Strong ability to use both quantitative data and qualitative insights to inform design and broader strategic decisions
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience both working with and contributing to a design system
  • Visual communications or animation experience a plus
Responsibilities
  • Shape team vision, strategy, and priorities for the Growth team in partnership with product, engineering and data science team members to deliver on Wealthfront’s overall strategy
  • Lead projects and broader initiatives: deliver high quality execution on high impact opportunities for the team and the company
  • Set a high bar for design craft and ensure consistent, high quality execution
  • Design across the entire product development lifecycle—from initial exploration and definition through to shipping and post-launch iteration
  • Collaborate with broader design team to share feedback, learnings, and elevate Wealthfront’s overall product quality
  • Identify new opportunities, build and test hypotheses, and make key user experience decisions in collaboration with data science and UX research teams