Job Description


Product Designer

Category: Corporate Office
Location: 13907 Minuteman Dr 5th Floor
Draper Utah 84020

Product Designer  

(Draper Utah, In-Office) 

 

We are seeking a dynamic Product Designer to join a newly formed team dedicated to creating innovative solutions within the E-commerce, Retail, and Fintech sectors. As part of our team, you'll have the chance to shape the future of our services from the ground up, leveraging your expertise to design user-centric products that meet our ambitious goals. 

 

This role demands a proactive collaborator skilled in engaging diverse teams and stakeholders to enhance our range of products, including web platforms, native apps, and internal tools. By employing a broad spectrum of UX design and research techniques, this person will craft meaningful experiences that resonate with users. The ideal candidate is someone fueled by a passion for design, committed to continuous learning, and equipped with exceptional problem-solving skills and meticulous attention to detail. 

 

About Upbound/Acima 

Upbound Group, Inc. (effective February 27, 2023: NASDAQ: UPBD) is an omni-channel platform company committed to elevating financial opportunity for all through innovative, inclusive, and technology-driven financial solutions that address the evolving needs and aspirations of consumers. The Company’s customer-facing operating units include industry-leading brands such as Rent-A-Center and Acima that facilitate consumer transactions across a wide range of store-based and digital retail channels, including over 2,400 company branded retail units across the United States, Mexico and Puerto Rico. Upbound Group, Inc. is headquartered in Plano, Texas. 

 

Responsibilities: 

  • Guide UX initiatives, driving innovation in design and functionality across our platforms. 
  • Engage in all stages of the design process, from concept to execution, ensuring a seamless user experience. 
  • Conduct UX research to validate hypotheses and inform design decisions. 
  • Design best-in-class experiences that are high converting and scalable 
  • Work with departments that include data scientists, product managers, operations and engineering 
  • Support Product Managers to assess and optimize the performance of new and existing features by actively participating in user research and assessing performance metrics 
  • Present design work to multiple teams and senior leadership for review and feedback 
  • Foster a collaborative environment, encouraging open dialogue around design decisions and advocating for the best user outcomes. 

 

Minimum Experience & Qualifications: 

  • 5+ years of experience in design roles such as product designer, user experience designer, interaction designer, or information architect. 
  • Bachelor’s degree in design, HCI, or equivalent professional background. 
  • Demonstrated ability to produce high-quality user-centered design solutions, as evidenced by a comprehensive portfolio. 
  • Exceptional communication skills, capable of presenting ideas clearly to stakeholders at all levels. 
  • Adept at constructive design dialogue, emphasizing the merit of designs without ego. 
  • Continuous learner, staying abreast of UX trends, design strategies, and technologies. 
  • Self-motivated, with a commitment to personal responsibility and support for fellow designers. 
  • Proficient in web/iOS/Android design best practices, with experience designing for multiple platforms. 
  • Skilled in utilizing a variety of design and prototyping tools (Figma, Adobe XD, Framer, Webflow etc.). 
  • Experience in Agile development environments, with a track record of designing and shipping products for both mobile and desktop. 
  • Content design or UX research experience a plus 

 

Benefits: 

  • Competitive compensation package 
  • Comprehensive health benefits - Medical/Dental/Vision 
  • Health savings account (HSA) with company contribution 
  • 401(k) match (6%/3%) 
  • Discretionary time off 
  • Free snacks and drinks and frequent company lunches 
  • On-site gym 
  • College tuition reimbursement Program (STEAM) 
  • A dynamic, innovative working environment with opportunities for personal and professional growth. 
  • Get in on the ground floor of a new and dynamic design team 

 

Join us to be at the forefront of digital innovation in the retail, e-commerce, and fintech sectors, where your work will directly impact the future of financial accessibility and consumer experiences

 

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