UX DESIGNER (Perm)

  • Job Description:
    MLS Digital is looking for an experienced UX designer to join our development team. We are responsible for creating and operating twenty separate web properties (MLSSoccer.com and nineteen club sites), a real-time second screen match experience, a growing set of APIs, and the infrastructure that powers it all. Our mission is to make MLSsoccer.com and our club properties the best digital sports experience in the world. We are a small, but growing team, made up mostly of developers. With new products launching later this year, we have started to place a greater focus on the quality of the experiences we create. As our first full-time designer, you will have a major impact on the success of our products and will set the design direction of the team. Some of the work you will get to dig into immediately: Define MLSSoccer.com's design language for use across all of our web, mobile web, and mobile app interfaces Help us realize our goal of making Golazo (our new match experience) the best second screen experience in sports by creating unique, responsive designs that take advantage of the real-time nature of the product. Lead the design process on a new web property the team is currently building Prototype and iterate on new features for the league and club properties We believe great employees come from diverse backgrounds and will have wide-ranging talents, so we don't have a checklist of requirements that you must satisfy. Please convince us that your great in any way that best represents you. That being said, we imagine as our new designer, you would:
  • Position: Designer
  • Area of Focus: Online
  • City: New York City
  • Region: NYC tri-state
  • Duration: Full-time
  • About Our Company: Interested in working for Major League Soccer (MLS) or Soccer United Marketing (SUM), the preeminent soccer business company in North America? Do you want to work in a sport that sits at the heart of a new America? A sport that brings generations together and speaks to people who see themselves as global citizens? How about working for a league that is poised to shout louder and differently than traditional North American sports? Headquartered in New York City, MLS and SUM are committed to attracting and retaining the most innovative talent in the industry. We offer an environment that recognizes teamwork and collaboration, fosters diversity and encourages creativity, all while sharing a passion for The Beautiful Game.
  • Benefits: Competitive benefits package
  • Company: MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER
  • Contact Address: 420 Fifth Avenue New York, NY
  • Contact Email:sandy.gonzalez@mlssoccer.com
  • Contact Name: Sandy Gonzalez
  • How to Apply: Please email resume and cover letter including salary requirements to: sandy.gonzalez@mlssoccer.com
  • Job Requirements: Be able to rapidly prototype ideas in a static design tool and take them all the way to front-end code (HTML/CSS) to flesh them out. Have a portfolio of past work you are proud to show off. Be able to motivate the whys of a design beyond “it looks cool”. Be a student of good software UX and work to continuously get better. Love what you do Understand soccer fans. Be a soccer fan. Love soccer.
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