A Better opportunity
Fellow designers, what’s it going to take for you to leave your current gig and become a major contributor on a digital product that has a huge impact on the real lives of everyone around you? We’re building something special. Something important. Yeah, it’s complicated, but that’s where we thrive as product designers: turning something confusing and chaotic into something beautiful, elegant, and functional. I want your help on our UX and product team to do what our engineers from Google and Spotify have been doing on the technology side. Our office is in Soho, we’re backed by Goldman and Kleiner Perkins, we’ve got an extremely talented set of people in our company, and we’re rapidly expanding.
The Product Designer will report to the head of UX and work within the product team with other UX and product designers. You’ll be responsible for championing the visual design aspects of our product.
Attributes we value
The ideal candidate always puts the user first, and has a genuine desire to make change for good through great design. A link to examples of work is required as part of your application. In addition, we are looking for:
A Better company
It’s hard not to be excited about mortgages when you’re actively upending the conventions of a $13 trillion dollar business that impacts over 200 million Americans.
At Better, we’re building a next-generation mortgage platform from the ground up. We’ve already funded $1 billion in loans, and we’re just getting started. Our team combines leading software engineers from tech giants like Google and Spotify with financial talent from firms like Blackstone and Bridgewater, creating a hybrid institution unlike any other.
Rife with antiquated processes, the home finance industry has remained fundamentally unchanged since the 1970s. As we break down the entrenchments that bar so many from the benefits of homeownership, we adhere to three basic principles:
Launched in 2016, Better is a full-stack mortgage lender digitizing every step of the financing process. Backed by Kleiner Perkins and Goldman Sachs, Better was created by a group of engineers from Google and Spotify committed to putting consumers back in control of the most important financial decision of their lives. An intuitive online platform guides customers through finding their price range, getting certainty about loan terms, and ultimately funding, while keeping real estate agents up-to-date on progress.