Senior UI Designer

Main Location
Detroit, MI, United States
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Minimum Qualifications 

  • 5 years of experience working with cross-functional teams, including but not limited to UX researchers, UX designers, UX writers and developers
  • Demonstrated ability in expanding upon existing ideas and solutions as well as exploring new ones to create a highly designed visual experience
  • Ability to work on multiple projects and deliver refined designs with tight deadlines
  • Demonstrated ability to present and communicate visual designs to cross-functional teams
  • Comfort in fast-paced, Agile environments and collaborating with cross-functional teams
  • Portfolio that shows effective and high-quality user-centered design solutions
  • Foundational understanding of common design heuristics and principles
  • Demonstrated ability with interaction or motion design
  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, web design or related field or equivalent professional experience
  • Proficiency in Adobe XD, Sketch, Figma, InVision or other relevant design tools

Preferred Qualifications 

  • Demonstrated ability with illustration or sketching

Job Summary

The Senior User Interface (UI) Designer defines and creates engaging and brand-consistent visual designs that address user needs and deliver business value for various digital products across the enterprise. They collaborate with other teams to ensure products are usable and operate as intended for clients, consumers and team members. They develop user interface design best practices as well as mentor and develop others on the team.

Responsibilities

  • Translate user experience (UX) wireframes into tangible and compelling visual experiences that allow users to interact with a product
  • Design user interfaces so that information is easy to read, understand and find
  • Generate clear ideas, concepts and designs through the entire product lifecycle
  • Create compelling and clear design concepts that influence various audiences to elicit an emotion or feeling
  • Develop and express the brand visually through all aspects of design and user interactions that delight users
  • Apply existing brand guidelines and digital design standards
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to produce simple, easy-to-use digital solutions
  • Prepare deliverables for production and collaborate with engineers to ensure vision and intent is translated
  • Stay current on the latest standards, changes and trends in the UI design field
  • Develop user design best practices and templates
  • Mentor and develop other user interface design team members

Who We Are

We're America's largest mortgage lender, closing loans in all 50 states. J.D. Power ranked Quicken Loans "Highest in Customer Satisfaction in Primary Mortgage Origination" for the past 11 consecutive years, 2010 - 2020. The company was also ranked highest in the nation for client satisfaction among mortgage servicers by J.D. Power for 7 consecutive years, 2014 - 2020, each year the company was eligible. There's a simple reason we've been so successful: We care about the people we work with.

If you're tired of stuffy, bureaucratic workplaces, then you'll be delighted to find something different here. We strive to make a creative, fun and collaborative environment you simply won't find anywhere else. Quicken Loans was once again named to FORTUNE magazine's "100 Best Companies to Work For" list in 2019 and has been included in the magazine's top one-third of companies named to the list for the past 16 consecutive years. In addition, Essence Magazine named Quicken Loans the "#1 Place to Work in the Country for African Americans."

Disclaimer

This is an outline of the primary responsibilities of this position. As with everything in life, things change. The tasks and responsibilities can be changed, added to, removed, amended, deleted and modified at any time by the leadership group.

Mission
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Senior UI Designer
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