Head of UX

Remote /
Product /
Full-time
/ Remote
OpenInvest, a J.P. Morgan Chase company, is a values-based financial services leader with a mission to align capital with social and environmental values. Founded in 2015 by FinTech and ESG veterans, OpenInvest’s platform unlocks a personalized and engaging end-to-end client experience, including dynamic custom indexing, impact reporting, proxy voting, and more. 

Formerly a Public Benefit Corporation and supported in our mission by some of the biggest names in Silicon Valley like YCombinator, Andreessen Horowitz, and QED, OpenInvest was acquired by JPMC in June of 2021.  JPMC services are used in half of all American households: join us to help design and offer sustainable finance solutions on the greatest scale, nationwide and across the world.

Visas: OpenInvest is unable to apply for new visas for candidates, but existing visas can be transferred
Note to candidates: You will be hired as an employee of J.P. Morgan Chase
Location: Anywhere in the US

We are looking for a dynamic and experienced Head of UX to join and lead our growing team.

In this role, you’ll

    • Manage our existing team of UX designers
    • As we grow, build out a multidisciplinary team of UX designers, researchers, and writers by creating role definitions and executing a hiring plan
    • Champion the role of design and contribute to defining the process for how UX works with the product, eng, and cross-functional teams
    • Train & coach the team in their roles and responsibilities and build a positive UX team culture
    • Ensure best practices are developed and followed via documented processes, development of reusable libraries, and team development
    • Staff the team across multiple product areas with UXers designing experiences deployed across many surfaces
    • Participate in product strategy and headcount planning on an annual basis

Must Haves

    • Strong leadership skills evidenced by at least 5 years of experience leading a multidisciplinary UX team of designers, researchers, and writers
    • Have personally built or can explain patterns of UX team composition and management of work 
    • Strong executive communication skills and stakeholder management capabilities
    • Portfolio of work as an IC showcasing your ability to do the work you’re leading

Nive to Haves

    • Experience in a large company with multiple stakeholders and complex approval flows
    • Experience in both enterprise and consumer products
Company Culture 

OpenInvest’s core values are:
·  Pursuing a challenging mission
·  Thriving on transparency
·  Maintaining high standards of integrity
·  Guaranteeing the right to be heard
·  Prioritizing personal growth
·  Prioritizing diversity and inclusion

We aim to build a culture just as open and accountable as our products. We hold ourselves and our colleagues to high standards in how we treat each other, our communities, and our clients. As part of our team, you are willing to work hard, handle various responsibilities as necessary, and be passionate about long-term, company-wide goals. OpenInvest is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value a diversity of perspectives and backgrounds in our team and culture.

OpenInvest is committed to supporting the needs of its candidates and employees. Please don’t hesitate to ask if there are any accommodations we can make for you either during the hiring process or upon joining the company.

 Additional Information
· We also encourage you to apply for this opportunity on the JPMorgan Chase Careers page.

Company Culture 

OpenInvest’s core values are:
·  Pursuing a challenging mission
·  Thriving on transparency
·  Maintaining high standards of integrity
·  Guaranteeing the right to be heard
·  Prioritizing personal growth
·  Prioritizing diversity and inclusion

We aim to build a culture just as open and accountable as our products. We hold ourselves and our colleagues to high standards in how we treat each other, our communities, and our clients. As part of our team, you are willing to work hard, handle various responsibilities as necessary, and be passionate about long-term, company-wide goals. OpenInvest is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value a diversity of perspectives and backgrounds in our team and culture.

OpenInvest is committed to supporting the needs of its candidates and employees. Please don’t hesitate to ask if there are any accommodations we can make for you either during the hiring process or upon joining the company.

 Additional Information
· We also encourage you to apply for this opportunity on the JPMorgan Chase Careers page.