Blend makes the process of getting a loan simpler, faster, and safer. With its digital lending platform, Blend helps financial institutions including Wells Fargo and U.S. Bank increase productivity and deliver exceptional customer experiences. The company processes nearly $2 billion in loans daily, helping millions of consumers gain access to the capital they need to lead better lives.
Product Designers translate user insights into decisions that make our products useful and usable. From developing concepts and specs, to crafting new interactions and components, you will be bringing simplicity, transparency, and delight to the complex, confusing industry of consumer finance.
To be successful in this role, you'll need to be someone with a dedicated mindset towards making things happen. You can understand the big picture, take ownership, and tackle problems wherever they arise. Domain knowledge in enterprise software or home lending is not required.
How you'll contribute:
Craft thoughtful user experiences across Blend's entire product
Be responsible for the development of features from upfront research through execution
Critique and support fellow designers so they can do their best work
Steward quality and consistency across Blend's entire product
Execute in a dynamic environment with ambiguity
Who you are:
4+ years experience doing design full-time
Portfolio demonstrating exceptional quality in product design
Excellent communication skills and aptitude to explain design decisions
Strength in systems thinking
Curiosity to learn more about the domain
Experience strategizing and executing with product and engineering teams
Command of HTML/CSS, or another presentation-layer framework
Sponsored gym memberships, ClassPass credits, or wellness stipend.
Lunch, dinner, snacks, and Pizza Fridays
On-site meditation, yoga, and massages
Flexible work schedule, with open vacation policy
4 months of paid parental or personal leave
Convenient location, with parking programs, and flexible commuter options
Blend is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity, inclusion and belonging. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment all qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in a manner consistent with applicable law, including the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.
At Blend, we’re dedicated to improving consumer lending. We partner with banks and lenders to power frictionless, compliant, and more accessible lending— starting with mortgages. We’re motivated by the fact that our product won’t just affect the lives of a few people in the Bay Area— it affects people all over America.
Founded in 2012 by a group of former Palantir engineers, Blend raised $100M from Greylock and Emergence Capital in the summer of 2017. We've just moved into new offices in SF and NY, we're growing quickly, and we're going to need some help.