FloSports is a fast growing Sports Media company based in Austin, Texas. We cover over 200 live sporting events every year and stream them live to millions of fans around the globe over the web and mobile. We are changing the game for sports media by covering more events, more sports and more athletes than anyone else.
We are looking for a Director of Visual Design to own our web and mobile design vision and strategy. You will change the way FloSports presents itself across multiple verticals by modernizing and perfecting our design. You have strong attention to detail and love creating delightful user experiences on the web and mobile.
RESPONSIBILITIES of the role include:
- Own the look and feel of the entire FloSports network including FloWrestling, FloTrack, MileSplit, FloElite and Gymnastike
- Work directly with the Product and Engineering teams to redesign our properties from the ground up
- Getting your hands dirty right away building new designs for our core web properties
- Contribute directly to product strategy and direction
- Learn about our customers intimately to inform your design decisions
- Understand business and design constraints and steer the team towards viable design solutions
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
- You have a strong understanding of what makes an experience good or bad and can communicate those reasons clearly
- You are well practiced in responsive design
- You have strong understanding of composition, balance, symmetry and white space
- You have high attention to detail and understand how to iterate from good to great
- You can mock things up quickly using PhotoShop or other tools to quickly communicate your ideas and iterate
- You have significant experience designing for the web and mobile and love making beautiful and elegant experiences
- You love working on a team and have great interpersonal skills
- Expert level skills in a variety of design tools
- Light web coding skills(HTML/CSS)
- A healthy appreciation for sports
- 5+ years experience in web visual design
Apply at FloSports Recruiting so we may consider you to become part of our team! Please make sure you include links to your portfolio on your resume. Applications without links to portfolios will not be considered.
About FloSports, Inc.
FloSports, an innovative sports media and events company, based in Austin, Texas, is the authentic source for content and a new world of coverage that true fans have been waiting for. Focused on three areas – live competition and coverage, original content, and owned and operated events – the company takes fragmented communities and provides them the platform to connect with the sports they love.
Through live streaming of premier events, original video programming, weekly studio shows, branded entertainment, and event creation and execution, FloSports is changing the game for the sports, the athletes and the fans. Current verticals under the FloSports header are Running, Elite Fitness, Wrestling, and Gymnastics.