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2020-15331 -

Principal Product Designer - QuickBooks Cash Flow

Location(s): Mountain View, California
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Overview

We are looking for an exceptional, growth-minded Principal Visual Designer to join the QuickBooks Cash Flow team. In this role, you’ll drive key, high-impact projects that aim to help small businesses prosper through thoughtful management of their cash flow.

If you’re an exceptional Principal Visual Designer looking to make a difference to small businesses and ship products across mobile and web platforms, then we’d love to talk! You might be the perfect fit for the QuickBooks Cash Flow team, an awesome group of interaction, content, and visual designers doing their part to help small businesses tackle the ups and downs of cash flow.

If you’ve ever worked for yourself, you’ve no doubt spent hours with a spreadsheet or back of an envelope playing the frustrating game of managing cash flow: coordinating money coming in with money going out, knowing how much cash you actually have to spend, and scrambling to fill the gap if you’re about to run out.

To run your own business is to play this game — every day. As one of our customers puts it, “Thirty years of it and I'm still not comfortable. Everyday is a challenge.” And as research shows, most small businesses don’t actually play it very well: 61% of small businesses regularly struggle with cash flow. 33% are unable to pay vendors, bills, themselves, or their employees. 82% of those that fail do so because of poor cash flow management.

The Cash Flow team’s vision is to give small businesses the advantage in that cash flow game. Working with teams across all of Intuit, our designers and engineers are using machine learning and data science to create financial products and tools across banking, cards, and forecasting experiences. Our goal is to automate cash flow management so small businesses never have to worry about it.

What you'll bring

  • Artistry, speed, and excellence in simplifying abstract strategies and expressing concepts visually
  • Demonstrated ability to push a team's thinking through visual provocations and prototyping
  • Experience leading the end-to-end visual design for multiple platforms
  • Experience scaling existing or initiating new visual treatments, methods, systems, and illustrations that lead to emotional product experiences within the team and potentially across the organization
  • Ability to communicate a strong point of view, backed up by personal expertise, design rationale, customer data, and industry trends
  • Experience with and love of learning from customers and applying insights to generate designs that deliver customer delight
  • Ability to work on multiple projects at one time, using excellent communication skills to manage time and expectations appropriately

How you will lead

  • 8+years of experience in visual design, prototyping, or related field. Some of that experience must include shipping products
  • Deep expertise and experience designing for mobile and cross-platform experiences
  • Formal training and education in Product Design, Graphic Design, Human-Computer Interaction Design, or other relevant field
  • Accomplished designer with demonstrated ability to create innovative visual designs that go beyond common deliverables
  • Deep knowledge of design principles, design heuristics, methods and best practices that provide successful & holistic end-to-end visual design across suites of products
  • Curiosity and commitment to testing new ideas and innovating to drive business results
  • Effective, articulate communicator when it comes to talking about your work with senior execs and when working through constraints with engineering partners
  • Experience mentoring and growing other designers
  • Mastery of design tools such as Sketch, Figma and InVision. Lo and hi-fidelity prototyping skills.
  • A solid online portfolio demonstrating your strong craft and collaborative process
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"At Intuit, we have the unique opportunity to empower millions of communities around the world by helping small business owners, individuals, and the self-employed succeed and accomplish their dreams of prosperity. There’s nothing else like it."
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"I really felt drawn to Intuit because it's a place where I feel like I can make super meaningful impact on customers’ lives and their day-to-day. Finances are tricky and it’s emotional and stressful, and if I can help lift that burden off of someone, I feel like it’s worth it."
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