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UX Designer

Company: United Wholesale Mortgage
Location: Pontiac
Posted on: June 6, 2024

Job Description:

:A UX Designer at UWM is passionate about creating elegant experiences that align business goals with user's needs. You will collaborate with business stakeholders, product owners, development teams and other members of the UX team to create the best possible user experience. This position will allow you to have wide reaching influence over the relationship between our users and UWM.WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING:Help team members in all different roles understand the benefits of certain business improvements that can be made with optimal user interfacesMentor other team members to improve their domain knowledgeStrong collaborator who enjoys working with a cross-disciplined teamEmploy use of various UX research methods for data driven design decisionsMeet with stakeholders and development teams to understand business and functional requirementsCreate wireframes/mock-ups/reports for internal and external facing products and present to development team and stakeholdersWHAT WE NEED FROM YOU:Required:Eight or more years across multiple UX methodologies (e.g., information architecture, heuristics, usability, interactive design, research, producing deliverables, prototyping, etc.) with evidence of demonstrating broad types of UX competencies.Strong ability to assess designs based on usability and UX best practices and communicate findings/recommendations to team membersExperience with responsive design standards for desktop, tablet and native mobile applicationsKnowledge and experience with managing the software lifecycle and Agile environmentsWorking knowledge of accessibility standards, WCAGFamiliar with the creation of user personas, user journeys and other design artifactsExperience with modern design tools (E.g. Adobe XD, Sketch, Figma)Able to produce exemplary artifacts and reference materials to support design initiatives (e.g., point-of-view decks, wireframes, prototypes, mockups, etc.) and provide associated guidelinesExperience with usability testing software (E.g. UserTesting, Optimal Workshop) and methods to understand user behavior (Moderated/unmoderated usability testing, A/B tests, card sorting, surveys, etc.)Experience in mentoring junior UX designersServes as an educational resource for the entire organization.Preferred:Degree in Human Computer Interaction, User Experience Design, Interaction DesignKnowledge of creating / maintaining design systemsDesigning to brand standards / style guidesExperience with heuristic analysisExemplary critical thinking skillsExceptional emotional intelligence skillsWorking knowledge of HTML and CSSExperience with technical writingTHE PLACE & THE PERKS:Ready to join thousands of talented team members who are making the dream of home ownership possible for more Americans? Its all happening on UWMs campus, where our award-winning workplace packs plenty of perks and amenities that keep the atmosphere buzzing with energy and excitement.Its no wonder that out of our six pillars, People Are Our Greatest Asset is number one. Its at the very heart of how we treat each other, our clients and our community. Whether its providing elite client service or continuously striving to improve, our pillars provide a pathway to a more successful personal and professional life.From the team member that holds a door open to the one that helps guide your career, youll feel the encouragement and support on day one. No matter your race, creed, gender, age, sexual orientation and ethnicity, youll be welcomed here. Accepted here. And empowered to Be You Here.More reasons youll love working here include:Paid Time Off (PTO) after just 30 daysAdditional parental and maternity leave benefits after 12 monthsAdoption reimbursement programPaid volunteer hoursPaid training and career developmentMedical, dental, vision and life insurance401k with employer matchMortgage discount and area business discountsFree membership to our large, state-of-the-art fitness center, including exercise classes such as yoga and Zumba, various sports leagues and a full-size basketball courtWellness area, including an in-house primary-care physicians office, full-time massage therapist and hair salonGourmet cafeteria featuring homemade breakfast and lunchConvenience store featuring healthy grab-and-go snacksIn-house Starbucks and DunkinIndoor/outdoor cafe with Wi-FiDISCLAIMER: All the above duties and responsibilities are essential job functions subject to reasonable accommodation and change. All job requirements listed indicate the minimum level of knowledge, skills and/or ability deemed necessary to perform the job proficiently. Team members may be required to perform other or different job-related duties as requested by their team lead, subject to reasonable accommodation. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise. Employment with UWM is 'at-will.' UWM is an Equal Opportunity Employer. By selecting Apply for this job online you provide consent to UWM to record phone call conversations between you and UWM to be used for quality control purposes.by Jobble

Keywords: United Wholesale Mortgage, Pontiac , UX Designer, Hospitality & Tourism , Pontiac, Michigan

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