Head of Product Design

Job Title: Head of Product Design
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Jakarta
Reference: AK/HOPD/FS/JKT
Contact Name: Alicia Keith
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 13, 2021 23:22

Job Description

  • Key player in the FinTech scene in Indonesia
  • Based in Jakarta (HQ)

  • Excellent career growth

This is an urgent role for a Senior professional in Product Design to join a rapidly scaling FinTech, based in Jakarta (HQ).

The company is a key player in the FinTech scene in Indonesia, having grown significantly over the past 2 years since launch. This role will manage the entire Design team (around 14 people) and will report to the VP of Product as well as working closely with C levels.


Key Responsibilities

  • Apply a user-centred design approach to create impactful solutions in a cross functional team of designers, product managers, data scientists and software developers

  • Lead the full design process hands on: user research, synthesis, concept creation, prototyping, testing and high-fidelity UX/UI and visual design

  • Work closely with C levels / business stakeholders to craft roadmaps that meet company vision

  • Contribute to product strategy, advocate for the power and value of design

  • Hire, inspire, manage and develop a team of product designers

Key Requirements

  • Several years (at least 8) of hands on experience in designing and launching digital products

  • At least 3 years experience hiring & managing designers

  • Core experience in consumer centric (B2C) technology is a must, within Indonesia and within FinTech both being a strong plus

  • Excellent understanding of UX/UI, Design Thinking and Agile methods

  • Strong knowledge of relevant tools (e.g. Sketch, Figma, Invision, Adobe CS)

  • Excellent communication, presentation, collaboration and coaching skills

  • Highly ambitious and entrepreneurial spirit with the ability to thrive in a dynamic and fast-paced environment

In addition to local talent, oversees candidates are invited to apply and will be expected to work remotely until travel restrictions lift.


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