Lead Product Designer (m/f/d) Berlin or Remote

Design · Berlin, Remote
Department Design
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced


Pliant offers companies the digital credit card solution for maximum flexibility and savings: fully digital card and receipt management, Pliant app as well as physical and virtual cards including attractive cashback – seamless integration into existing finance and accounting software guaranteed. With our Pliant Earth feature, we also give all our customers the opportunity to offset travel-related CO2 emissions automatically and through certified providers.

Founded in Berlin in 2020 by FinTech veterans Malte Rau and Fabian Terner, companies in Austria are also able to benefit from the Pliant corporate credit cards from the beginning of 2022. It shouldn't stay that way: Our internationalization is making great strides! Our team at the Berlin headquarters is growing accordingly. New work is also very important to us. More than 100 Plianteers work both in the shared office in Berlin Mitte and in the home office or remotely. Become part of our exciting journey!


🚀 Let's build the world's best corporate credit cards experience together!

We believe design plays a crucial role in our success and aspire to build a world-class design team. As one of the first full-time designers for Pliant, you will be driving product design by applying your craft fluency in a hands-on manner from discovery to delivery. You will play a key role in Pliant to become a design-driven company, collaborating with product managers, engineers, other designers and senior management for everything design-related.

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  • Demonstrate the combination of digital product design practice with a human-centred approach that identifies and solves existing and emerging needs for our customers.
  • Partner with product managers, engineers, and other designers to drive strategic and design decisions.
  • Translate complex and abstract concepts and challenges into well-articulated, tangible solutions with a strong problem-solving mindset and craft excellence.
  • Drive human-centred design methodologies and practices to elevate the customer-centricity in the company.
  • Initiate and develop our design system to ensure a consistent user experience across all touchpoints.
  • Lead and represent design in cross-functional leads forum to drive collaboration and process improvements.
  • Be an active contributor in improving the organization’s UX practice and drive UX OKR initiatives (through effective design critiques, contribution to design system, etc.).


  • 7+ years of designing digital products for both mobile and web in cross-functional teams.
  • Fluent from discovery to delivery: user research, concept generation, prototyping, user testing, detail design, design documentation and etc.
  • Highly detail-oriented, with a strong sense of visual design and a drive for perfection down to the last pixel.
  • Strategic and purposeful in making design decisions and you do that by integrating user, business, and technical considerations into your design process.
  • Highly organised and able to manage complex and varied projects, with an ability to switch contexts quickly.
  • Fast in creating sketches, storyboards, and prototypes to effectively communicate your ideas and test different solutions quickly.
  • Able to identify when to optimise for speed and when to seek quality and hone into the details.
  • Humble and crave feedback to help you design at your best.
  • Experienced in fintech or/and B2B is a plus but not required.


  • The opportunity to work in a growing team with a big responsibility that thrives on a strong exchange of knowledge and excellence 
  • Attractive remuneration
  • Flat hierarchy and transparent communication in a relaxed, professional atmosphere
  • Opportunity to develop your talent in a dynamic team with ambitious goals
  • Device and technical setup of your choice 
  • Flexibility and possibility to work remotely
  • Company card with a monthly allowance for lunches, coffee, etc. with co-work

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