Product Designer

Product Designer

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Product Designer

 

Advance Financial is seeking a passionate and talented Product Designer to shape industry-leading user experiences across our suite of technology products while helping to develop the culture of this small but growing team. The Product Designer will be a champion of user-centric design, helping to craft a delightful, functional, and efficient user experience that takes the company to the next level.

 

Founded in 1996, Advance Financial is a leading multi-state fintech company based in Nashville, Tennessee. With more than 100 stores in Tennessee and more than 1,100 employees, the family-owned and operated company is aggressively investing in the expansion of its market presence. In keeping with its vision of a world-class customer experience, Advance Financial is delivering instant lending decisions and brick-and-mortar money services 24/7/365. In 2018, the company was named to the Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in the country for the seventh year in a row and it is rated A+ by the Better Business Bureau. The Nashville Business Journal also named Advance Financial as 2018’s fourth fastest growing company in the Nashville market, and Forbes included the company on its 2018 list of Best Employers for New Graduates. For more information visit https://www.af247.com.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Champion user-centered design internally and externally
  • Be the voice of the user in the product process
  • Create wireframes and prototypes across platforms (e.g., web, mobile, and desktop)
  • Drive UI/UX consistency across the team and products
  • Guide designs that consider business goals and the impact across all products
  • Effectively communicate designs, and solicit/integrate feedback collaboratively
  • Collaborate with designers, product managers, data analysts, marketers and engineers
  • Receive, evaluate, and integrate feedback from key stakeholders
  • Work closely with user researchers and contribute to research strategies
  • Present designs in a clear, confident, and logical manner
  • Partner with engineering to ensure that implementation of user experience is of high-quality
  • Help guide, improve, and implement design and feedback processes
  • Absorb and evangelize UI/UX best practices and techniques based on industry trends
  • Regularly share design iterations and project updates with company leadership
  • Mentor other designers, and help lead critique, design reviews, quarterly planning, and sprint planning

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 3-5 years of user experience (UX) and user interface (UI) design for multiple products including:
  • Shipping product: you’ve weathered release cycles and know what details matter at each stage, how to motivate engineers to get the fit and finish right, how to translate insights from user studies into meaningful action, and what’s most likely to go afoul at each stage.
  • User-centered design (e.g., conduct user research, user testing, data analysis, journey mapping, etc.)
  • Cross-platform design (e.g., web, mobile, etc.) and knowledge of why different styles work on different platforms
  • Demonstrated proficiency in creating low- to high-fidelity wireframes, prototypes, and technical documentation using industry tools (e.g., Sketch, Adobe CreativeCloud, InVision, Axure, Framer, Microsoft Office, etc.)
  • An outstanding portfolio showcasing a foundation in typography, interaction and visual design, and idea generation
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Passion for our users, the design discipline, and collaboration
  • Ability to work quickly, independently and effectively on multiple products in a fast-paced environment
  • Bachelor’s degree in visual design, interaction design, human factors, human-computer interaction, or equivalent professional experience
  • Working knowledge of web technologies and frameworks (e.g., HTML, CSS, JavaScript, React); experience with front-end coding a plus

  Perks and Benefits

  • Ground-floor opportunity in a fast-growing organization
  • Full comprehensive benefits package
  • Paid time off to volunteer in the community
  • Team outings
  • On-Site Gym
  • And much, much, more

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