India, Bengaluru

India, Mumbai

Credit - Product


Role: Illustrator
Company: PayU Finance India Private Limited

Location: Bangalore, Mumbai

About Company:

PayU is the payments and fintech business of Prosus, a global consumer internet group and one of the largest technology investors in the world. Operating and investing globally in markets with long-term growth potential, Prosus builds leading consumer internet companies that empower people and enrich communities.


The leading online payment service provider in 36 countries, PayU is dedicated to creating a fast, simple and efficient payment process for merchants and buyers. Focused on empowering people through financial services and creating a world without financial borders where everyone can prosper, PayU is one of the biggest investors in the fintech space globally, with investments totalling $700 million- to date. PayU also specializes in credit products and services for emerging markets across the globe. We are dedicated to removing risks to merchants, allowing consumers to use credit in ways that suit them and enabling a greater number of global citizens to access credit services.


Our local operations in Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, Africa and South East Asia enable us to combine the expertise of high growth companies with our own unique local knowledge and technology to ensure that our customers have access to the best financial services.


India is the biggest market for PayU globally and the company has already invested $400 million in this region in last 4 years. PayU in its next phase of growth is developing a full regional fintech ecosystem providing multiple digital financial services in one integrated experience. We are going to do this through 3 mechanisms: build, co-build/partner; select strategic investments. 


PayU supports over 350,000+ merchants and millions of consumers making payments online with over 250 payment methods and 1,800+ payment specialists. The markets in which PayU operates represent a potential consumer base of nearly 2.3 billion people and a huge growth potential for merchants. 


Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Develop scalable illustration systems & strategy for our products across all platforms (iOS, Android, Web).
  • Help define our visual product language, and evolve our illustration guidelines.
  • Own the end-to-end illustration process across our product features from initial concepting and ideation, to Engineering implementation support, and final production.
  • Partner closely with Product Design, UX Research, Product Management, and Engineering to provide design direction and push the quality of the design work.
  • Collaborate closely with our Brand Design team to translate the expression of our brand identity into our user experiences.
  • Build & implement Illustration team processes.
  • You will be expected to evangelize the design team internally as well as in the community to share work awareness, hire, collaborate, and such.


Qualifications and Experience:

  • Strong portfolio of illustration work in a variety of contexts, with a focus on digital product experiences.
  • Experience building scalable product illustration guidelines, visual design systems, and detailed specifications and documentation.
  • Experience illustrating for consumer-facing digital experiences for web and mobile applications.
  • Strong illustration skills and deep knowledge of developing visual design language and standards.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic startup environment
  • You are incredibly proactive, radiate ownership and accountability. 
  • Nice to have: Motion Design experience, working with After Effects and animation frameworks such as Lottie