Personalized rent-to-own real estate financing using technology in SEA

UI/UX Design Intern at Homebase

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Phillip An
Phillip An

About the role

Company Description

Homebase is a real estate technology company that levers up home-ownership solutions in Southeast Asia. Our obsession to execute at speed, asymmetric access to capital, and relentless and elite talent are our unfair advantages in bringing proven, multi-billion dollar business to the region.

Much of what we do is novel and has never been done before. From structuring multi-million dollar M&A deals to building groundbreaking technology, we’re re-creating the financial, technological, and operational future of real estate.

We’re backed by leading global investors from Vietnam, Singapore, Silicon Valley etc. who believe in our vision, including Y CombinatorGoodwater CapitalClass 5 GlobalVinaCapital, and Antler; and are advised by CEO’s and founders hailing from some of the world’s largest and most successful tech companies, such as AlibabaLazada99.coPropertyGuru and Zalora.

Homebase’s team hails from world-class organizations, such as Harvard, Linkedin, McKinsey, Goldman Sachs, and etc. We believe in hiring only top talents, building a young and dynamic team, and keeping the team camaraderie strong and team-size lean.

Our Company Culture

To learn more about what it's like to work at Homebase and our culture, please see here.

Job Description 

Homebase is looking for a talented candidate to join the team as a UI/UX Product Design Intern. The candidate will have the opportunity to work directly with the core members of our high-performing team and will have the following responsibilities:

  • Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows, visual designs, and prototypes, as well as write clear documentation, to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas

  • Implement and follow the design process to make sure we always have the design ready before the development 

  • Play a key role in the visual design of our products and brand identity

  • Participate in analyzing product requirements and product planning to understand the company products

  • Collaborate and work across functions including design, product, engineering, and data teams to deliver high-quality products

  • Conduct UX research to understand the users who are either our customers or internal users.

  • Present visual designs to peers and stakeholders while clearly communicating design rationale

  • Work with the marketing team to design marketing & branding materials for marketing campaigns

  • Conduct experiments to always improve the customer experience for our customer-facing products

  • Make strategic user-experience decisions related to product functions and features

  • Support the design team in day-to-day production needs, visual design inspiration

Our requirements

We are looking for candidates who have:

  • Be able to commit in 6 months at least

  • Background in UI/UX Design or related role within a technology company.

  • Strong knowledge  in wireframing, prototyping, user testing, interaction, and visual design

  • Experience in design and prototype tools like Figma is preferred.

  • Having a clear and defined design process.

  • Strong understanding of design fundamentals (color theory, typography, grid systems, layouts, icons, and interactivity).

  • Proactive and passionate: You’re independently capable of seeking information, solving conceptual problems, corralling resources, and delivering results in challenging situations.

  • Accuracy and attention to detail: You pay strong attention to detail and have a keen eye for aesthetics.

  • Concise and effective communications: You’re able to articulately present and debate recommendations with cross-functional teams and senior leadership.

Benefits and Opportunities

Candidates will have unparalleled opportunities for learning and accelerated career growth working in a fast-paced, hyper-growth startup environment. As a member of the team, you’ll have opportunities to:

  • Receive 4,600,000 VND allowance per month, plus 1,000,000 VND increment every 4 months

  • Experience a full process of product building.

  • Develop core competencies in the areas of product design, engineering, and technology and work directly with our senior leadership team in product and engineering

  • Take on high-impact projects and have the potential to drive millions of dollars in revenue for the business

  • Broaden your professional network in the areas of real estate, financial services, and technology

Why you should join Homebase

Homebase is a novel home-financing tech startup tackling the millennial ownership crisis across Southeast Asia, starting with Vietnam. We use a combination of technology and financing to co-invest in your home so you can move in today.

The company is founded in Singapore and is one of the region’s fastest growing companies, disrupting a traditional trillion-dollar industry, and backed by some of the world’s leading VC’s and founders of billion-dollar companies. Homebase was named as one of the “Top 50 PropTech companies in the World” by the prestigious Silicon Valley powerhouse Plug and Play.