Product Designer

at Paxful (view profile)
Location Tallinn, Estonia
Date Posted May 21, 2019
Category European Union - EU Blue Card Jobs
Estonia - Residence Permit Jobs
Job Type user-interface
design
user-experience

Description

Paxful is one of the world’s leading peer-to-peer bitcoin marketplaces and a universal money translator. Powered by people and secure escrow service, our mission is social justice through financial freedom worldwide. By offering a platform with over 300 payment methods that empower both merchants and buyers alike, we have created opportunities for millions across the globe who don’t have access to traditional banking services.

Paxful was founded in 2015 and has an established headquarters in Estonia, with additional offices in New York, Hong Kong, and the Philippines. Currently, we have over 130 dedicated employees globally and are steadily growing by the day. We have millions of users, a strong business model, and are completely bootstrapped. One of our pillars is giving back to the communities we help through initiatives such as #BuiltWithBitcoin. You’ll be joining an international team that seeks to make real, sustainable change in the world.

Paxful team tends to have:

An open mind: We believe that change and new ideas are exciting, not threatening.

Proactive attitude: We’re willing and ready to roll up our sleeves and take responsibility.

Accountability: As colleagues, we take care of each other and our work.

Self-direction: We figure out solutions on our own and take charge of carrying them out.

An adaptive mindset: We shift our processes, perspectives, and working styles along with the environment.

Passion: We feel driven by being part of the mission.

Sounds like a fit? What you'll be doing:

  • Participate in setting the vision for Paxful user experience.
  • As a part of an autonomous product team, lead the design projects across the entire product lifecycle and multiple product launches.
  • Back your design decisions with clear, data-based evidence and user behavioral data.
  • Bring your design solutions to life with the appropriate level of detail and fidelity at every phase of the design process: from broad and conceptual ideas and low-fidelity wireframe to detailed and polished user interface prototypes.
  • Assist product team members in measuring the impact of product releases and design changes.
  • Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas to the team.

What you’ll bring to this role: 

  • You have at least 3 years of experience with product design/user interface design.
  • You are able to design user interface solutions from low-fidelity sketches to hi-fidelity pixel-perfect mockups.
  • You have experience working with complex and functional user interfaces on different platforms.
  • You have a good understanding of user research principles and methods.
  • You have at least some degree of practical experience with planning, conducting and analyzing the results of research.
  • You have experience with modern design & prototyping tools like Sketch and InVision.
  • You are staying up to date with the latest developments in the product design field, and you are ready to apply these principles to your work.

Ideally, you’ll also have:

  • You are passionate about FinTech.
  • You are excited about Paxful mission to unlock the power of unbanked people and disrupt finance by building a global peer to peer payment platform of the future.
  • You have experience working in a product company environment, not just a design agency/freelance environment.

Perks:

  • Catered lunch and dinner daily, with premium snacks
  • Gym membership of your choice and personal training sessions
  • Sports nutrition and supplements
  • Massage and chiropractic sessions
  • Training and professional development resources
  • Paid company events and retreats
  • Paid maternity/paternity leave including a one-time bonus to support newborn
  • Office in the historical center of Tallinn
  • Flexible hours

Please attach a link to portfolio showcasing examples of complex user interfaces. Applications without a portfolio will not be considered.

Visa Assistance

Open to assisting the right candidate with the following Visa(s) / Work Permit(s)

1) European Union - EU Blue Card Jobs
2) Estonia - Residence Permit Jobs

Drop files here browse files ...