Founding Designer at ApolloPosted on: 05/03/2022
Overview ======== Apollo is a debit card that rewards users with stock. Every swipe earns guaranteed fractional shares and a chance to win big with a full share. We offer a modern banking and brokerage experience featuring rewards that increase in value. We are based in San Francisco and operate on a national scale. We are looking for great people who have a big vision for reimagining financial services to be more engaging and positive-sum. We are hiring a founding designer. In this role, you will be working directly with the founders to deliver on our ambitious roadmap. As an early member of the Apollo team, you’ll have a huge role in shaping the vision, product, and user experience. We’re looking for candidates who are owners, self motivated and ambitious, with experience shipping products quickly and iteratively. If you are looking for your work to have an immediate impact and you enjoy working in fast-paced environments then this role would be a great fit for you! What You'll Do: =============== * Design a best-in-class mobile app to help make banking and investing more fun and more accessible to users. * Create a compelling rewards experience based around gamified stock rewards. * Build an integrated brand identity across the app, card, web, marketing content & more. * Learn quickly and jump-in on solving the challenges that arise as our startup continues to grow. What You’ll Love ================ * **Mission:** Working in the fintech space is exciting. You’ll be building a product that has a real financial impact. The excellent work you do will directly impact the banking experience and wealth creation for each of our users. * **Ownership:** You will be the first design employee and will be working directly with the founders. You will own design across the entire company. * **Growth:** You’ll be journeying with a YC backed, venture funded startup from the beginning. You will play an important role in building culture and growing the team. * **Flexibility:** Our HQ is in San Francisco and we would love to have everyone here. That being said, we’re flexible with location / hours and can create a situation that works for you. * **Comp:** We pay competitive market rates both in terms of equity, cash, & benefits. What We're Looking For ====================== * **Passion:** First and foremost, we’re looking for someone excited and passionate about our mission. It makes it a lot more fun to actually care about what you’re working on! * **Experience:** A foundation of 2+ years of experience in product design or an impressive portfolio of work. An ability to work cross functionally and own all areas of design across Apollo - product, mobile, web, marketing & more. Experience with Figma preferred. * **Bonus:** Experience with fintech, gamification or consumer products * **Grit & Detail-Oriented:** A start-up is tough and we really care about what we’re doing. You'll be jumping into a brand new role in a fast moving team, perseverance and attention to detail are important. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status or other protected classes.