UX Designer

SportsEngine, Inc., an NBC Sports Group company and leading provider of Sport Relationship Management (SRM) software, is hiring a UX Designer to join our Product team in Minneapolis to deliver our strategic growth goals by improving existing products and creating new products.

In this highly visible position, the UX Designer is responsible for the user experience strategy for their product team.

Reporting directly to the UX Manager, this person will be part of the UX team within the Product Development department and will be responsible for delivering great products that meet our company goals and exceed our customers expectations.

As a member of the UX team at SportsEngine, you will…

Lead design projects across the entire product lifecycle while embedded on a product team with a dedicated domain. You set the vision for the user experience and create the space for others to collaborate
Be autonomous. You’ll take full ownership of your work, and you take responsibility for every last detail, every step of the way. You have the ability to present your work, align multiple stakeholders, and consider all feedback critically
Produce multiple concepts and prototypes; knowing when to apply pixel-perfect attention to detail, and when to make low-Fi sketches and wireframes
Let youth sports administrators and volunteers lead the way. Our users inform us where we are going. Our teams focus on listening to users and letting their needs guide us to the best solutions. It’s important for us to know we are solving for real people
Contribute to the collaborative culture of our design team
We are a remote-friendly work environment. Whether you live outside the Minneapolis area and would be fully-remote, or you live within commuting distance but want the option to work from home sometimes, that works for us. Please note that all employees are currently working remote due to COVID-19.

Qualifications/Requirements

3-5+ years of relevant design experience working on consumer and business web applications
Have a sense of humor & no ego
You have strong opinions, loosely held
You’ve got design chops. You’ve shipped many products over the years, and understand what it takes to design for the end user
Someone who can dedicatedly prioritize and execute.
You are comfortable optimizing for speed and knowing when we should sweat the details vs what we can fix forward

Desired Characteristics

Deeply passionate about improving the lives of youth sports administrators, coaches, parents and athletes.This is just a bonus, but if you’ve worked or participated with youth sports in the past, whether professionally or in your personal life, we’ll be even more excited to add you to our team.
You have a proven track record to efficiently execute and quickly adapt without a lot of direct supervision, and if you ever have downtime, it’s easy for you to determine how to fill it with something useful
Someone with a people-focused design mentality. Even though you have incredible chops, you are constantly looking to hone your design instinct through feedback.

About Us

Our passion and commitment to making a difference extends beyond SportsEngine and is shared with our parent company, NBCUniversal.

At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Click here to learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

Notices

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