Product Manager – UX Lead 2018-04-06T09:19:47+00:00


Product Manager – UX Lead

Menlo Park, California, United States


You will be a founding member of the Product Management team at UpLift. The UX lead will be responsible for crafting the user experience for and across our products. You are responsible for ensuring each product is easy to use, intuitive, delivers a consistent experience, and leads the travel industry in its design. Our team works directly for the COO and CEO. You will have the unique opportunity to help grow and shape this team.

UpLift, at the intersection of FinTech and Travel, is rapidly scaling up (series B) and lead by a team of proven entrepreneurs who are deeply rooted in both industries. The leadership team is made up of founders of Sidestep (which now powers Kayak), and senior execs from Investment Banking, Payments, FinTech, and large Technology companies.


Skills we are looking for:

  • Can independently design industry leading products
  • Uses concepts, wireframes, and prototypes while iterating based on user research
  • Knows when different design methods are appropriate
  • Develops UX standards and pushes to improve our design processes
  • Stays on top of UX trends in product, methods, and tools
  • Ability to get deep with Engineering (e.g. on concept / product testing)

Your Personal Characteristics:

  • Comfortable with ambiguous decisions
  • Aspiration to drive and lead a part of the business
  • Track record of independent drive and ownership
  • Affinity with Travel and/or Finance
  • Ability to work in the United States without employee sponsorship


  • 3-5 years of working experience in end to end user experience design
  • Track record of fluency and excellence in Product Management
  • Master level degree in User Experience Design, or equivalent experience


  • Health, dental and vision insurance
  • 401k
  • Equity


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