Product UX/UI Designer

WE ARE HIRING!

UX/UI DESIGNER


ABOUT GOPARITY


GoParity is an impact investment platform that connects companies that need funding for sustainable projects with individuals and organizations who want to invest sustainably. Considered one of the Top Portuguese startups to follow in 2021, we are growing fast, in size and impact! We were born in Oporto, but, in 2020 we have funded projects in five different countries and tripled the amount invested by investors from all over the world. We are looking for smart creative people who want to take part in our mission to democratize the financial sector, for the good of people and our planet.


WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR?


A talented UX/UI designer who can see beyond the obvious, help strategize and execute on a vision driven by the challenge of democratizing the sustainable finance world. You will help define our product by working with Customer Success, Marketing and Development teams, converting quantitative and qualitative insights into world-class experience for our investors and promoters. The work involves product strategy, UX and UI design across the whole experience (from awareness to reinvestment stage) and all touchpoints (web, tablet and mobile). We are looking for eagle-eye precision, typography, and color obsessed, OCD product designer. We expect you to be a great team player, eager to work in a startup collaborative environment, and to be constantly learning, while taking full responsibility for the tasks you develop.


WHAT WE EXPECT

(Key responsibilities)


  • Ability to produce high-quality design solutions through wireframes, visual and graphic designs, flow diagrams, storyboards, and sitemaps. 
  • Drive the end-to-end process for solving UX/UI design problems: ideate, conceptualize, design, test and refine (this applies for optimizing current features and developing new ones). 
  • User research: we have a very close relationship with our community. They want to be heard and we want to listen to them and to grow GoParity with them. You will be responsible for planning and executing research, prototyping, and testing UX designed by you. 
  • Working on our Design System to bring uniformity across our product and platforms. Contribute, update, and maintain a company-wide style guide. Clearly articulate their design vision and provide suggestions on best practices for bringing designs to life, while satisfying user and technical requirements.


KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

Experience level: Junior/Mid-level


Mandatory:

  • You are… proficient with industry-standard tools for prototyping and visualizing your ideas. You are… a master collaborator (you will be closely collaborating with engineering, product management, customer success and business teams from strategy to definition to execution). You are… a tireless advocate for users and user-centered processes.
  • You have… strong understanding of mobile design guidelines: our product is mobile-first.
  • You have… 1+ years of experience as UI/UX Designer.
  • You know… how to keep your files and folders super organized.


Not mandatory, but nice to have (by order of importance):

  • Experience in the start-up world and/or SaaS related products.
  • Knowledge of Figma (we are open to working with a different software, if you can proof the advantages)
  • Experience in conducting user research and defining customer journeys.


Commitment and availability

  • Passion for all things UX and other areas of design and innovation.
  • Attentive to others and ability effectively with a multinational team (we are an English first company, so you need to have good communication skills in English)
  • Results-oriented, positive, energetic, and self-disciplined
  • Ability to work under stress and tight deadlines.
  • Proactive and truly interested in social entrepreneurship.
  • Availability to accept challenges that are not part of your job description, whenever necessary


WHAT WE OFFER


A positive, constructive attitude when facing new challenges, solving problems, and identifying opportunities.

  • A team of very different people, in whose diversity we find collaboration, talent and companionship.
  • Opportunity to be part of a fast-growing fintech.
  • A start-up experience with the freedom to choose between remote work and working in a spectacular impact community of which we are a part - Casa do Impacto (Lisbon).
  • An excellent opportunity for personal and professional growth aligned with the company’s growth and its impact on the world.
  • A list of benefits that increase as you grow.


Location: Our main office is in Lisbon, Portugal (Casa do Impacto) and we just joined the Impact Hub in Barcelona, Spain, too. We are remote flexible and have been working fully remotely during COVID times.

Expect start date: as soon as possible.


HOW TO APPLY 


To join us and apply for this position, send an email to thomasng@goparity.com with your CV and a cover letter, referencing the title of the position in the message's subject.

GoParity is an impact investment platform that connects companies looking to finance their sustainable projects, with individuals and entities who want to invest sustainably. We are growing fast, both in terms of size and impact generated. We were born in Oporto in 2017, but have since opened an office in Barcelona and grown to finance project in several countries around the world, with the help of a growing community of investors from around the world.

CASA DO IMPACTO
Tv. de São Pedro 8
1200-432 Lisboa
Portugal

© 2021 GoParity

Part or all of your original invested capital may be at risk and the return on your investment depends on the success of the project invested in. Consider all risks before investing and read the Key Investment Information Sheet (KIIS) for each investment, available at www.goparity.com. Power Parity, Lda is a crowdlending platform authorized and supervised by CMVM (Portuguese Securities Commission). All payments, transfers and funds collection are assured by MangoPay SA, an electronic payments institution authorized and supervised by CSFF (Luxembourg Financial Authority) under the nº 8711.

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