We are a growing, passionate and highly collaborative product design team. As a Product Designer, you will be involved in every aspect of the product development process, from brainstorming the next great product innovation to tweaking pixels right before launch. You will utilize your full range of skills from research, ideation, interaction design, and visual design. You will be at the forefront of our efforts to revamp our entire mobile and web experiences and be directly responsible for decisions that shape the future of NerdWallet. This position is full-time and based in San Francisco.

Where you can make an impact:

  • Contribute to high-level strategic decisions with the rest of the product and executive teams.
  • Take broad, conceptual ideas and turn them into something useful and valuable for our millions of users.
  • Design flows and experiences that are simple and elegant.
  • Partner with product managers, engineers, and researchers to oversee the user experience of a product from concept to launch.
  • Work with a highly cross functional team to establish and contribute to our visual language (design system), outside the familiar patterns of app and web design.
  • Constantly push yourself and the team to raise the design bar at NerdWallet through a culture of feedback and open communication.

You are:

  • Product visionary: Ability to think at a high level about product strategy and vision (not just ‘how it should look’ but ‘what we should build’).
  • Skilled at interaction and visual design, with a mobile focus and experience across a variety of platforms and domains with a portfolio that shows.
  • Highly collaborative: You strive to partner cross-functionally to build the very best product/user experiences.
  • A designer with a consumer-obsessed mindset and approach that uses insights and industry trends to influence your designs and decision making.
  • You thrive in an environment of fast feedback loops and a mindset of rapid prototyping and iteration.
  • You understand the technical limitations behind your designs and can effectively communicate your ideas to engineers.
  • You have experience in building and shipping mobile and/or web product.
  • Bonus points for experience with front-end programming.
  • Passion for information design and data visualization.
  • Ability to create beautiful illustrations.

What we offer: 

  • Competitive compensation package
  • 401(k) with company match
  • 100% paid premiums for medical, dental and vision for employee and their dependents
  • Paid maternity and paternity leave
  • Commuter, gym and cell phone stipend
  • $500 enrichment stipend towards learning and development for your role
  • Catered lunches daily, free dinner and kitchens stocked full of snacks
  • Onsite coffee bar with baristas
  • Company happy hours, social events and outings
  • Generous, flexible vacation

NerdWallet is committed to pursuing and hiring a diverse workforce and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of any characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Please apply here

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