Product Designer
Sports Media
Posted on 11/2/2023
INACTIVE
theScore

501-1,000 employees

Digital sports media and betting platform
Company Overview
theScore, a subsidiary of PENN Entertainment, stands out as a leader in the sports media and betting industry, boasting one of North America's most popular sports apps that provides personalized live scores, news, and betting information. The company's competitive edge lies in its immersive mobile sports betting and iCasino experience, offered through 'theScore Bet Sportsbook & Casino' app, which is live in Ontario. With a strong focus on engaging fans through its digital media, sports betting products, and esports platforms, theScore fosters a dynamic culture that thrives on technical innovation and industry leadership.
Consumer Software

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$268.1M

Founded

2012

Headquarters

Toronto, Canada

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

14%

1 year growth

24%

2 year growth

83%
Locations
Toronto, ON, Canada
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
JavaScript
UI/UX Design
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe After Effects
Figma
iOS/Swift
Sketch
Android Development
Product Design
HTML/CSS
CategoriesNew
UI/UX & Design
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent knowledge and/or experience.
  • Experience with industry standard design tools (Eg. Figma, Framer, Sketch, Adobe XD, Illustrator, After Effects, Photoshop etc).
  • A portfolio with mobile case studies that highlight how you think and your design process, from research and ideation to execution.
  • Experience designing mobile UX / UI.
  • A general understanding of iOS / Android patterns and conventions.
  • Excellent problem solver and curious about how the business works because design needs to further the strategy of the company.
  • Able to work autonomously.
  • Nice to have: Front-end development (HTML, CSS, JavaScript).
Responsibilities
  • Work closely with other product designers, product managers, engineers, and various stakeholders, to solve user problems, from ideation to execution.
  • Leverage our double-diamond design playbook and various frameworks such as Jobs to Be Done (JTBD) to create user flows, journey maps, wireframes, hi-fi’s etc.
  • Most days, you’ll live and breathe in Figma, so ensure you have a good understanding of how the tool works, from design to prototyping.
  • Follow and help evolve our design system and language across platforms.
  • A critical part of product design involves pitching your work and justifying your design decisions, so you’ll be expected to communicate and articulate your thoughts regularly.
  • Being open and receptive to feedback, exploring iterations, and providing critique for other product designers.
  • Participate in conducting user research, usability testing etc. and leveraging intelligence tools such as Amplitude for quantitative feedback.
  • Always thinking about how to improve team and organizational processes.
  • Ship aesthetically pleasing user interfaces that delight and add value to our users.
  • Other duties as required.
Desired Qualifications
  • Front-end development (HTML, CSS, JavaScript).