Director – Product Design
Updated on 4/10/2024
SoFi

1,001-5,000 employees

Lender and financial services provider
Company Overview
SoFi’s mission is to help people reach financial independence to realize their ambitions.
Financial Services
Data & Analytics
Venture Capital

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$6.2B

Founded

2011

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

3%

2 year growth

10%
Locations
Seattle, WA, USA • San Francisco, CA, USA • New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
UI/UX Design
Adobe Creative Suite
Figma
JIRA
iOS/Swift
Marketing
Confluence
Android Development
Product Design
Data Analysis
CategoriesNew
Product & UX/UI Design
Product Management
Product Strategy
Product
UI/UX & Design
Requirements
  • 15+ years of experience successfully shipping products and features from start to finish
  • 5+ years leading teams of designers
  • Entrepreneurial mindset and passion for building a business
  • Able to effectively communicate design solutions to all audiences, inclusive of executive leadership & the C-suite
  • Strong project planning, time management, and collaboration skills
  • Able to deeply understand business goals and outcomes by leveraging the use of data analytics, user testing, and research to inform and validate design decisions and focus on constant improvement
  • Expert in best practices in UX, design, and information architecture across responsive iOS, Android, and Web
  • Experience with current design tools (Figma, Adobe Creative Suite, etc.)
  • Experience working in an Agile development environment using tools like Jira and Confluence
  • A portfolio URL or PDF to submit with the application with examples of mobile and responsive web product design
Responsibilities
  • Define the design strategy across several complex programs and features in Money and Invest
  • Manage stakeholder audience including key leaders across Product, Engineering, Research, Data Business, Marketing, and ops, including members of the C-suite
  • Work end to end, considering a wide range of implications across the product ecosystem
  • Develop the team’s ability to challenge previously established patterns, and facilitate strong creative problem-solving rituals
  • Leverage data and consumer insights to make informed recommendations; understand how to evaluate success and iterate with new information
  • Collaborate directly with the Design Leadership team across SoFi products to ensure consistent, complimentary experiences
  • Mentor, inspire, and grow talent at all levels
  • Spearhead critical efforts in process, craft, and execution on behalf of the Design Leadership team