Senior Product Designer Salary Finance

White City, London and your home! 16-11-2023

About Salary Finance

Working with employers, we provide a financial wellbeing platform as an employee benefit, helping employees to understand their money better, get out of debt faster and save for their future. We already have a reach of over 4,000,000 employees through our relationships with over 600 of the biggest companies in the UK. 

By improving employee financial wellbeing, we have a very real and meaningful impact on people’s lives. We remove the stress and worry associated with financial difficulties by dramatically reducing the interest rates employees pay on their personal debt, and provide them with the tools needed to start saving sooner and be more financially secure. We are backed by some of the biggest brands, including investments from Blenheim Chalcot (the UK’s leading venture builder), Legal and General (the FTSE 100 insurer and asset manager), Experian and Goldman Sachs, and funding partnerships with JP Morgan and Virgin Money. 

Launched in 2015, we have made excellent progress, and are scaling fast. We are named BITC’s Responsible Business of Year 2018, included in KPMG’s Global Fintech 100, listed top of the Forbes' list of socially-responsible startups, and profiled by the Financial Times, the Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Guardian, the Telegraph, CityAM and the Institute of Directors. 

Your role in our mission

We are looking for an exceptional Senior Product Designer to join our dynamic and innovative Product Design team, contributing to shaping both the user experience and visual design of our products.

About Product Design team

We are a tightly-knit, highly collaborative Product Design team that comes together to shape, develop, and bring to life all user-facing elements of Salary Finance products. 

Product Designers serve as strategic allies to both Engineering and Product Management within a dedicated product domain. Through our tight integration with the Product team, we play a pivotal role in shaping the user experiences that define interactions with Salary Finance products.

What you’ll do

  • You'll play a central role within our Product team, deeply involved in all aspects of the product design process, from its inception through the entire lifecycle.
  • Your role will entail advocating for a user-centric approach, leveraging insights about our users to inform and enhance our product decisions. Collaborating closely with Product Managers, developers, and other stakeholders, you'll ensure that the entire product experience meets the needs of our users and aligns with project feasibility.
  • In addition, you'll be a key contributor to the evolution of our design system, ensuring it adheres to industry best practices while embodying our brand's distinct identity. This involves partnering with fellow Designers to refine and expand our design resources, establishing a unified visual language that reinforces our product's identity and elevates the user experience.
  • Furthermore, you'll take on a vital role in advocating for the value of product design throughout the organisation. By conducting workshops, sharing insights, and offering guidance to other teams and departments, you'll actively contribute to raising the level of UX maturity across the entire organisation. This collaborative effort will empower all teams to embrace user-centric practices and collectively enhance our products.
  • You'll be an integral member of a team of Designers driven by a passion for learning and growth, all dedicated to creating exceptional products. Beyond delivering outstanding work, you'll also have the opportunity to influence and refine our overall design strategy, further enhancing our collective approach to design.

About you 

  • You are passionate about businesses that deliver social impact and aim to contribute to a business that makes a meaningful difference to society.
  • You have at least five years of Product Design experience, consistently delivering world-class user experiences.
  • You thrive on collaboration, helping translate great ideas and insights into reality.
  • You're commercially aware, recognising the importance of your work in contributing to the business's success and growth.
  • You can lead the end-to-end design process, from research and ideation to prototyping and implementation, with a user-centred approach and a focus on high-quality outcomes.
  • You are skilled at creating visually appealing user interfaces, but you prioritise the overall user experience.
  • You're empathetic, continuously seeking to understand users and crafting features that bring value to their lives effectively.
  • You're a great problem solver, able to articulate the 'why' behind your decisions, not just the 'what.'
  • You can adapt your design processes to suit different situations, acknowledging that the perfect process varies depending on circumstances.
  • You've worked on both websites and mobile applications, understanding the unique requirements of each.
  • You possess strong communication and presentation skills, enabling effective collaboration and idea sharing.

Awesome if

  • You have experience in developing and implementing design systems, ensuring consistency and efficiency in product design and development.
  • You have experience in front-end development, enabling you to collaborate effectively with development teams.

Who you are

We embrace our differences but there’s one thing we like to share, our values, so it’s important to us you are:

  • Fearless, and able to make the impossible possible.
  • Responsible, and want to help build a business that delivers a meaningful difference to society.
  • Dedicated and want to commit to an exciting journey even through the highs and lows.
  • Empathetic and truly care about every colleague and customer.
  • United, because you understand we achieve more when we work as a team.
  • Humble, and take feedback as a way to continuously improve.

What do you get for all your hard work?

  • Company bonus scheme 💰
  • 25 days holiday with an extra day off on your birthday 🎂
  • Hybrid working arrangements so you can work from the office and from home with a budget to help you get set up 🏠
  • Generous company benefits to include pension and life assurance and an annual allowance to spend on medical insurance, health cash plan, denplan, gym memberships 🤸
  • Enhanced policies that are family and pet friendly, to include company sick pay and peternity leave 🐶
  • Great career development in a fast paced environment 🚀
  • Regular company socials (post covid, although we've got quite good at virtual ones too!)
  • Volunteer days as part of our CSR program 🤝
  • More great perks to include weekly snacks, tuckshop, cycle to work, help to save and much more! 🍭

The typical interview proces

  • Phone call with our Talent Manager - 20 mins
  • Portfolio Presentation - 60 mins 
  • Design Challenge - 60 mins 
  • In person interview with Hiring Manager, Head of Department, Stakeholder, and / or Team -  60 mins 

We’re looking for people that will get stuck in and make a difference. We have a great collaborative, entrepreneurial team and are passionate about what we do. If you want to join a team that is changing people’s lives for the better then we’d love to hear from you.

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Salary Finance is proud to be an equal opportunities employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive work environment where all employees and applicants can flourish.

If there’s anything we can do to accommodate your specific situation, please let us know.


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