UX Designer -II

Technology – Product Design /
Full-time /
The Upstox Story:
Upstox is one of India's leading Fin-Tech companies with a mission to simplify trading & investing to make it easily accessible to the masses. We aim to enable everyone, from new investors to seasoned traders, to invest across multiple categories with our state-of-the-art trade & investment platform and commission-free pricing. We offer numerous asset categories to invest in, like Stocks, IPOs, Mutual Funds, and more.
By focusing on our customers’ needs and equipping them with personalized yet powerful tools, we witnessed a steep growth of 800% in our customer base from 25 Thousand in 2017 to 2 Lakh in 2019. With 1500% growth in 2020, currently, over 10 million customers trust us with their investment decisions, thus setting us on the course to become an industry leader in the country. 
Our mission is simple - to break down the complexities of investing and make it more effortless, accessible, affordable, and easy for the masses to adopt. This key principle when infused with intuitive design and leading-edge technology will help us empower every Indian to take control of their investments.
RKSV Securities was founded by Ravi Kumar and Shrinivas Viswanath in 2009 and was soon graced by Kavitha Subramanian as the third co-founder in 2016. Backed by Ratan Tata, Upstox had raised $4 million in Series A funding in early 2016 that was led by Kalaari Capital. The Series B funding round scaled multifold and witnessed an investment of $25 million by US-based investment firm - Tiger Global Management in September 2019. 
We have a team of highly skilled technology and finance professionals and are currently looking for highly motivated field experts to be part of our high-energy team. 

Here is what you need to know about this role:
Job Title: UX Designer II (Full-time)
Location: Mumbai

Job description summary:
- Planning and delivering UX designs while working closely with cross-functional teams
- Own end-to-end UX process based on existing product vision and business requirements
- Creating information architectures, task flows, user interaction models, wireframes, screen flows, prototypes, detailed designs, design briefs, design specifications, and guidelines with little direction
- Create and communicate end-to-end scenarios, interaction models, wireframes, prototypes, and specs to stakeholders
- Help lead improvements to processes and relationships beyond the scope of individual work with a track record of influencing the product direction
- Lead data-driven design methodologies to champion refinements of the product until the usability and experience reach a delightful experience and success criteria
- Be highly adaptable in an ever-changing startup environment

Meet your team: You will work closely with the Design, Growth & Marketing, and Product teams.

Your way to impact: Be self-driven / quick starter and have an ownership mindsetAggressively drive and deliver results

In your day-to-day role, you will:
 As a UX Designer II, you will be involved in planning and executing UX designs in collaboration with cross-functional teams, taking ownership of the entire UX process based on the existing product vision and business requirements. Responsibilities include creating various design elements, such as information architectures, task flows, wireframes, prototypes, and detailed designs, with minimal guidance on a day-to-day basis..

What do you need to bring?
- 3+ years of work experience as a UX designer in the tech domain
- Bachelor's or Master's degree in design, human factors, HCI, or a related discipline
- An online portfolio that demonstrates your design thinking, approach to the problem, and design deliverables like conceptual models, navigation and user flows, information design, and mock-ups
- Effectively collaborating with a cross-functional team to ensure stakeholder alignment
- Ability to filter the noise and identify the root cause of the customer problem using data from various sources
- Excellent written and verbal skills in communicating with stakeholders and senior leadership
- self-motivated to think outside the box and can navigate through ambiguous situations

If you fit the above description, we would love to connect with you! APPLY NOW!

Upstox is an Equal Opportunity Employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics.