CBS Corporation Product Designer - CBS Sports.com in New York, New York

Product Designer - CBS Sports.com

REF#: 26746

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Interactive

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE:

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY

ABOUT US:

CBS Interactive is a premier online content network for information and online operations of CBS Corporation as well as some of the top native digital brands in the industry. Our websites dive deep into the things that people care about: business, entertainment, games, news, sports and technology. With more than 290 million unique visitors each month, CBS Interactive is a global top 10 web property and one of the largest premium content networks.

DESCRIPTION:

CBS Sports Digital is seeking a strong UX and visual designer to work on our flagship Sports Mobile Apps.

He/She will work closely with product managers to support the overall UX direction, helping to drive the overall product direction. This individual must be able to work in collaboration with other team members on both the product and technical sides to conceiving and developing well-crafted user experiences.

The individual hired for this role will report to Senior Product Design Lead. They will work across desktop, mobile web, iOS, Android and other platforms. They will work with a collaborative team of developers, product leads and respective marketing/sales clients. All candidates will be required to show a portfolio of their work.

The candidate must have excellent communication skills, self-motivation, enthusiasm and a fine eye for detail. They must also be able to work independently, proactively gather consensus from multiple internal stakeholders and be able to change tasks quickly based on shifts in priorities or urgent deadlines. All candidates will be required to show a portfolio of their work.

QUALIFICATIONS:

3+ years of digital design experience

A solid portfolio showcasing UX mobile app and website designs

Strong conceptual skills

Web, iOS and Android experience

An understanding of common design problems, challenges and guidelines

A UX Design expert that has experience in designing utility applications with complex user flows and variations

Strong visual & typography design skills

A team player

Comfortable giving presentations to stakeholders

Experienced in Sketch, Invision, and Adobe Suite

Must successfully pass a background check.

Preferred Qualifications:

Prototyping experience

User testing and data analysis skills

Experience working in an Agile environment

Passion for Sports

In addition, CBS will be guided by applicable federal, state and local laws when considering for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled