Full-Time

Principal Product Designer

Posted on 4/30/2024

Kiva

Kiva

201-500 employees

Global platform for crowd-funded micro-loans

Consumer Goods

Senior

Remote in USA

Requirements
  • 7-9 years of experience as a Product Designer
  • Experience designing best-of-class digital products, ideally consumer products, nonprofit, and/or financial services
  • Specialized knowledge in user experience, visual design, user research, presentation and pitching, new product development, retention & engagement methodologies
Responsibilities
  • Understand current product strategy and OKRs
  • Partner with Product Managers and Engineers to establish shared objectives
  • Identify opportunities to advance Kiva’s Product Design culture
  • Plan and lead reviews, pitches, and feedback sessions
  • Build trust up, down, and across to accelerate success

Kiva (www.kiva.org) is a mission-driven technology non-profit. We run a global marketplace platform for crowd-funded micro-loans to serve the financially excluded in sectors such as education, water, clean energy, and refugee resettlement. Kiva combines the culture and approach of an internet start-up with a mission to alleviate poverty. We aim to drive social impact and enable opportunity while providing a borrower-to-lender connection: “Loans that change lives." In just 15 years, Kiva has raised nearly $1.5 billion in loan capital for more than 2 million borrowers in 84 countries. Kiva’s lenders fund over $1 million in loans every 3 days. Headquartered in San Francisco, Kiva's team has 100+ employees and 450+ volunteers worldwide.

Company Stage

Seed

Total Funding

$13.5M

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2005

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-2%

1 year growth

-2%

2 year growth

-2%

Benefits

Medical, dental, and vision insurance

Unlimited PTO

$750 stipend for continuing education

Parental leave

401(k) plan

Community building activities