Product Design Manager

Bangalore, India
Credit – Credit - Product /
Full-time /
About PayU 
PayU, a leading payment and Fintech company in 50+ high-growth markets throughout Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and Africa, part of Prosus group, one of the largest technology investors in the world is redefining the way people buy and sell online for our 300.000+ merchants and millions of consumers. 

As a leading online payment service provider, we deploy more than 400 payment methods and PCI-certified platforms to process approximately 6 million payments every single day. 

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We are looking for a Product Design Manager with experience leading a team of stellar designers to craft experiences in B2C companies. 
About the team: 

PayU Finance is the credit and lending arm of the PayU brand (a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Prosus group. Previously Naspers group) headquartered in Amsterdam, Netherlands. PayU Finance operates under two brands - LazyPay and PaySense with a focus on Buy Now Pay Later and financial products. We are in pursuit of becoming India’s preferred credit super-app with various financial products in our roadmap to launch and capitalise on.
PayU Finance India has disbursed over 20 billion loans by volume and has disbursed more than $280 million in consumer credit. PayU Finance provides consumers with easy access to affordable short-term loans up to INR 5 lacs that can be availed through personal loans, point-of-sale EMI, and express loans.
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What you’ll be doing:

    • Lead the team in producing groundbreaking user experiences across all touchpoints 
    • Cultivate partnerships with Program Managers and Engineering colleagues, collaborate across functions to shape a user-focused product vision, and coordinate on subsequent actions.
    • Assemble and oversee teams in various locations, focusing on Research, Design, Prototyping, and UX Writing.
    • Utilize insights from research to guide the strategy and direction of the product roadmap and portfolio, including particular designs and metrics.
    • Demonstrate thought leadership in the larger design community in India through written work or demonstrations on other media. You’re the face of the team in the design community
    • Foster a team environment which is democratic, has a thick skin for feedback and is agile

What are we looking for:

    • Someone who has really good taste
    • Roughly 8+ years of experience designing  consumer mobile-first product design
    • Roughly 2+ years managing a team of 2 or more designers 
    •  Possess strong UX design, UX writing, and research capabilities across various software products and user demographics.
    • Skilled in analytics, quantitative research, instrumentation, mapping user journeys, and measuring outcomes.
    • Proficient in addressing UX requirements and overcoming challenges within consumer products.
    • Able to effectively communicate with precision and uphold a high degree of accountability
    • Capable of exerting influence across teams without formal authority, addressing both technical and business challenges

What we offer

    • A platform where products ship and scale
    • Build a portfolio of work which are globally attractive 
    • A dynamic, constantly evolving space in tandem with the latest in fintech India, get to define avant-garde experiences for a billion people
    • An inclusive environment that ensures we listen to a diverse range of voices when making decisions
    • Learn cutting-edge concepts and innovation in an agile start-up-like environment with a large scale
    • Access to 5000+ training courses accessible anytime/anywhere to support your growth and development (Corporate with top learning partners like Harvard, Coursera, Udacity)
    • Free catered lunch at the office, several team outings, fantastic device policies
About us
At PayU, we are a global fintech investor and our vision is to build a world without financial borders where everyone can prosper. We give people in high-growth markets the financial services and products they need to thrive. Our expertise in 18 high-growth markets enables us to extend the reach of financial services. This drives everything we do, from investing in technology entrepreneurs, to offering credit to underserved individuals, to helping merchants buy, sell and operate online. Being part of Prosus, one of the largest technology investors in the world, gives us the presence and expertise to make a real impact. Find out more 

Our Commitment To Building A Diverse And Inclusive Workforce 
As a global and multi-cultural organization with varied ethnicities thriving across locations, we realize that our responsibility towards fulfilling the D&I commitment is huge. Therefore, we continuously strive to create a diverse, inclusive and safe environment, for all of our people, communities and customers. Our leaders are committed to create an inclusive work culture which enables transparency, flexibility and unbiased attention to each and every PayUneer so they can succeed, irrespective of gender, color or personal faith. An environment where every person feels they belong, that they are listened to, and where they are empowered to speak up. At PayU we have zero tolerance towards any form of prejudice whether a specific race, ethnicity, or of persons with disabilities or the LGBTQ communities.