: Design Sourcer

Better is redefining homeownership and making it simpler, fasterand most importantlymore accessible for everyone. We leverage technology and expertise to find ways that we can make the homebuying journey more approachable and understandable. 

  • Right now were funding over $2 billion in home loans per month
  • Weve funded over $14 billion in loans and $3.5 billion in insurance 
  • We ranked #1 in the U.S. on LinkedIn's Top Startups 2020
  • We ranked #11 on Fortunes Best Places to Work in Financial Services 2020
  • Our Founder and CEO was named in Comparably's Top 25 CEOs for Diversity
  • We were listed to Forbes FinTech 50 2020
  • And #15 on the 2020 CNBC Disruptor 50 
  • Weve secured over $254 million from our investors to date 

Our company is made up of driven, passionate people who bring their unique backgrounds and perspectives to everything we do and we are committed to fostering diversity, multiculturalism, and inclusion. We see the perspectives that each person brings and a diverse workforce as essential for individual and collective success. We believe its important to foster a company culture that encourages curiosity and passionfrom employee resource groups and learning opportunities to team outings and community outreach.

A Better opportunity:

Through the combined efforts of recruiting, human resources, and office management, the People Operations team works to create and foster a positive and productive employee experience. We take ownership of everything from the smallest details - like keeping the right snacks in stock - to the largest projects, such as structuring performance management, to make sure that every member of the team feels supported, positively challenged, and able to thrive at Better. We have fun, love what we do, and care deeply about building a Better workplace.

Our Talent Acquisition team is looking for a Design Sourcer to join our growing talent practice, focusing on building out our Design function. Were in hyper-growth mode so we need someone with the drive and passion to execute day-in and day-out, eager to partner and collaborate with various stakeholders on finding the right talent for their respective teams. This person will be responsible for Better's first touch point with design candidates, setting expectations and providing a great introduction to the company.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Develop an innovative passive candidate sourcing strategy to support engineering hiring goals
  • Craft tactful messaging to attract and engage with both active and passive talent 
  • Analyze and represent sourcing data to influence process improvement 
  • Think outside the box to create inclusive talent sourcing strategies that align with Betters mission and values 
  • Impact candidate experience of passive candidates by setting clear expectations with candidates at the beginning of the process 
  • Advocate for candidates while balancing candidate needs with business priorities
  • Ensuring timely and consistent communication to candidates passive candidates

About You:

  • 2+ years of design recruiting experience. In-house experience a plus
  • Self-starter who is eager to jump day one and get things done 
  • Familiar with the design industry and have experience sourcing UX designers, Product Designers, UX writers, Design Researchers and Design Operations Managers 
  • Knows what to look for in a creative portfolio and understands industry trends within Design
  • A go-getter who can self-manage and execute new processes and strategies
  • A scrappy & creative thinker
  • Comfortable navigating through ambiguity
  • Remarkable organizational skills and relentless drive to improve efficiency
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

The Better mission is rooted in values that drive us.

  • We do whats in the best interest of the consumer, not ourselves
  • We have growth mindsets, not fixed ones
  • We believe that success lies in execution, not credentials
  • We act like owners, not just employees
  • We work to find answers on our own, not wait for them to be given to us 
  • We optimize for mission, not ego

Our mission speaks for itselfwe continue to outpace the industry at every turn. Weve recently joined forces in partnership with Ally Bank, and our backers have helped build some of the most transformative tech and finance companies in history. Kleiner Perkins, Goldman Sachs, American Express, Citigroup, Activant Capital, Ally Bank, and others have invested in our vision for what homeownership can be.

Better is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion or religious creed, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, marital status, family or parental status, disability, military or veteran status, age, or any other basis protected by law. All employment decisions at Better are based on a persons merit, business needs, and role requirements.

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Full-time