Position Summary

The Sr Product Designer plays a key role in defining more efficient and intuitive workflows leveraging emerging technologies in machine learning, with a goal to deliver end-to-end software solutions for portfolio applications.

 

Responsibilities

Essential Duties (Primary Responsibilities) include the following.

  • 4+ years of experience design experience in delivering high-volume, high-profile or award-winning products
  • Take ownership of product/feature to creatively solve user pain points
  • Work with Product teams to execute end-to-end design deliverables
  • A problem solver driven to create elegant solutions exemplifying simple, smart transactions and workflows
  • Comfortable with navigating ambiguity and contribute to early product definition
  • Energized by working in autonomous, self-organizing, cross functional teams
  • Detail oriented, accountable, and continuously improving your process and craft
  • Fluent in design process and able to guide junior designers
  • Facilitating group ideation workshops, collaborating with, and guiding stakeholders, SME’s, Engineers and other Designers.
  • Discovering unmet user needs and defining the business value in all efforts
  • Co-leading an agile product squad with the engineer architect and product manager.
  • Assisting in defining and maintaining a design system across the product portfolio.
  • Working to produce high quality deliverables through all phases of the project.
  • Participating in visioning and conceptual exercises; establishing POV and future state
  • Being an active partner in creating a design culture of human centered innovation.
  • Iterating designs quickly with a Lean UX mindset

Supervisory Responsibilities

This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

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Qualifications

Qualifications to perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the experience required.

  • 5+ years’ experience as a product designer of a UX/UI team through the product development cycle of successfully launched web, mobile, and/or software applications.
  • Bachelor’s degree in related field or commensurate experience
  • 2+ years’ engaging in user research and testing
  • 5 years’ experience designing wireframes and prototypes
  • 5 years’ experience facilitating and documenting user and stakeholder interviews
  • Portfolio demonstrating design methods, processes, tools, and best practices (contextual interviews, analysis and synthesis, journey maps, wireframing, prototyping, usability testing)
  • Data-heavy application design desired
  • Deep understanding and/or contributing to design systems is a plus

 

Preferred Education

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent

Preferred Previous Experience

Five to seven years prior experience  in a similar position.

About Berkadia:

Berkadia, a joint venture of Berkshire Hathaway and Jefferies Financial Group, is an industry leading commercial real estate company providing comprehensive capital solutions and investment sales advisory and research services for multifamily and commercial properties. Berkadia is amongst the largest, highest rated and most respected primary, master and special servicers in the industry.

Berkadia is an equal opportunity employer and affords equal opportunity to all applicants and employees for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability or any other status protected under the law.

Our people are our greatest strength and make Berkadia a great place to work, creating an environment of trust, mutual respect, innovation and collaboration. Our culture is driven by our core values: https://www.berkadia.com/about/vision-and-values.

To know more about Berkadia, please visit our website https://www.berkadia.com/aboutus/

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