Product Designer

London, UK /
Design /
Full-Time / Permanent
Over the last 16 years, we have helped over a million satisfied customers move and manage their money. Our award-winning product portfolio allows our customers to make low-cost multi-currency payments across various payment products.

From travel money to transfers, currency hedging, to expense management, we are focused on a single goal of making it easy for our customers to manage and move their money.

As a business, we are committed to delivering value to our customers through the combination of advanced payments technology and personal expert service.

The role

You are a logical thinker who likes to solve problems in creative ways. You are motivated and driven, keen to stretch yourself and learn new skills. You are comfortable working iteratively within a fast-paced environment on multiple directives. 
You will work closely with other designers and the broader company. You will produce exceptional work for cross-platform digital products. You will design for the complex needs of internal users as well as our customers.

We offer a very flexible working pattern, with 1-2 days per week in our central London office.


You will have

    • Experience at each stage of the user centred design process, from research, wireframing and prototyping through to creating fully specified production ready designs.
    • Some experience running user research e.g. interviews and user testing.
    • Experience translating user research findings into tangible outputs, such as user journeys, experience maps and information architecture. Ability to incorporate user needs into best-in-class product designs.
    • Knowledge of best practice web and product design, user experience, information architecture, interaction design and user interface design.
    • An understanding of working with brand guidelines, design systems and libraries.
    • Ability to produce high-quality interaction design solutions. With meticulous attention to detail (layout, colour, typography), all applied with consideration for accessibility and consistency.
    • High levels of communication expertise, presenting to and liaising with other teams across the business, e.g. sales, marketing, product and engineering.

Nice to have

    • In-depth knowledge of Figma.
    • FinTech design experience.
    • Worked in an agile development environment.

Our investment in you

We aim to be a people-first business. We welcome people into the Equals group and desire to grow and develop our talented teams. 

Our people are part of one group; we believe in teamwork and celebrating our successes. We live our values of ‘Succeed Together’, ‘Be the Customer, ‘Make it Happen’ and ‘Go Beyond’. 

We believe in empowering conversations; that’s why we’ve invested in our managers and teams to ensure we bring out the best in each other. We want to put you in the driving seat of your career and achieve your full potential through growth opportunities and developmental support. 

You will join an environment that encourages learning and knowledge sharing. Our managers and leaders will guide you to realise your ambitions.

Benefits
•A competitive salary benchmarked against a peer group which will be reviewed annually
•Contributory pension
•Life assurance
•Health insurance through BUPA
•Our Employee Assistance Programme offers a 24/7 confidential advice line for health, bereavement and other areas of support
•25 days holiday per year + your birthday off
•We are members of the cycle to work scheme
•We offer Season Ticket Loans
•Free onsite Nuffield Health gym & pool (London) and discounted gym membership elsewhere
•Interbank currency rates on travel money and international transfers
•Opportunities for progression, development and learning new skills.