Product Designer - Turner Sports NCAA

Division

Turner

Position Type

Full Time

Interests

Creative

Location

United States - Georgia - Atlanta

Posted Date

Sep. 24, 2019

Req Number

172718BR

Opportunity Overview

The Turner Story

Turner is a division of WarnerMedia along with our sister companies, HBO and Warner Bros., delivering brands like CNN, HLN, TNT, TBS, Adult Swim, Cartoon Network, Turner Sports and so much more! http://www.turner.com/

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The Team

Our Design Team represents the best interests of the fan while supporting the direction, vision, and methodology for how we create unique and cutting edge experiences across multiple digital platforms - web, mobile, connected devices, wearables, and emerging media.


The Job

We're looking for a Product Designer to join our NCAA Digital Design team. As a Product Designer at NCAA Digital, you'll have the opportunity to work on a large portfolio of digital sports products and services that includes NCAA.com, the NCAA Sports App and Emmy Award-winning March Madness Live with its suite of products across 17 platforms.

As a Product Designer, you'll get the chance to innovate, ideate and execute designs, collaborating with cross-functional teams including product, marketing, design, research, editorial, multimedia, engineering, and program management. Working together, you'll shape the vision into reality, creating a world-class experience. Join us!

The Daily
  • Help execute all phases of the design process-from whiteboarding and incorporating research findings, to designing visuals and completing the handoff to developers
  • Follow existing Visual/UX patterns and style guides, balancing them with platform-specific patterns to ensure a consistent experience across all platforms
  • Work closely with UX, Product, and Development teams to ensure a high-quality user experience and design implementation
  • Prototype wires and/or product designs for pitches
  • Create high-level Keynote presentations for upper management as needed
  • Assist in asset production, working closely with Development team
  • Create marketing assets such as banner ads, emails, and social graphics, if needed
  • Show work early and often
  • Seek out constructive feedback from others (their manager, other stakeholders, the creative team) through presentations/critiques and actively works with their manager to filter and prioritize this feedback
  • Practice effective communication techniques with all team members, and begin to build relationships with members of other groups on the team, such as Product, Marketing, Development, and Operations
  • Care deeply about the quality of the work, with a desire for improvement; Clearly articulate ideas and collaborate with teammates
  • Willingness to jump in and help with any design needs for day to day tournament or championship operations
Core Skills
  • Demonstrate understanding and skill in layout, typography, and visual hierarchy; embody thoughtful design
  • Show proficiency in a variety of design-related software programs such as Sketch, InVision, Abstract, Zeplin, and the Adobe Creative Suite; knowledge of HTML-5 a plus
  • Knowledge of platform UX/UI standards (iOS, Android, Connected devices)
  • Possess strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize work
  • Present and defend work in front of a group
  • Work in a fast-paced, sometimes ambiguous environment while consistently meeting deadlines
The Essentials
  • 1-5+ years of experience in digital communication design
  • A portfolio demonstrating strong visual design solutions to real-world business cases
  • A passion for design, and intense motivation to learn and grow
  • Interest in sports
The PerksTurner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and E-Verify users. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.