theScore, a wholly-owned subsidiary of PENN Entertainment , empowers millions of sports fans through its digital media and sports betting products. Its media app ‘theScore’ is one of the most popular in North America, delivering fans highly personalized live scores, news, stats, and betting information from their favorite teams, leagues, and players. theScore’s sports betting app ‘theScore Bet Sportsbook & Casino’ delivers an immersive and holistic mobile sports betting and iCasino experience. theScore Bet is currently live in the Company's home province of Ontario. theScore also creates and distributes innovative digital content through its web, social and esports platforms.

theScore, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Penn Entertainment, empowers millions of sports fans through its digital media and sports betting products. Its sports app ‘theScore’ is one of the most popular in North America, delivering fans highly personalized live scores, news, stats, and betting information from their favorite teams, leagues, and players. theScore’s sports betting app ‘theScore Bet’ delivers an immersive and holistic mobile sports betting experience and is currently available to place wagers in New Jersey, Colorado, Indiana, Iowa and the company’s home province of Ontario. theScore also creates and distributes innovative digital content through its web, social and esports platforms.

About the Role & Team

If you're passionate and excited to work at a product company in the sports media and gaming space, we want to work with you! We’re looking for a process-oriented, ambitious, and humble DesignOps Lead to help scale our team, enable our designers to hone their craft, and grow the culture of the UX team.

About Work

  • Work closely with cross-functional partners including product designers, researchers, product managers, engineers, and various stakeholders, to continuously evolve the way we work together
  • Operationalize our UX strategy, processes, and workshops while continuing to improve and build on them
  • Play an important role in shaping our org structure, defining our career journeys, and recruiting and onboarding new team members
  • Work closely with the Design System team to support their mandate of improving the practice of design across the company through organizational-wide scaling and adoption
  • Improve the design team’s workflow by optimizing team rituals, templates, and meeting guidelines
  • Continuously foster a positive and constructive work environment by routinely collecting and acting on feedback
  • Coach team members on existing tools, establish best practices, and always think about new ways in which we can improve the quality of design in order to set the team up for success
  • Define and communicate what sets the standard for great design at theScore
  • Socialize the awesome work we do both internally in the company and externally in the industry

About You

  • A strong portfolio showcasing your experience with shaping workflows, defining processes, and establishing best practices on a UX team
  • You have experience selecting and onboarding UX tools that have made a positive impact on the efficiency and quality of the team’s output
  • You’ve worked in an agile environment and understand the software development life cycle
  • You seek to develop your leadership skills through guiding and mentoring others - from actively seeking and providing feedback, sharing success stories, and defining the standard for great design
  • You have experience working closely with cross-functional teams in order to discover problems and create the right impactful solutions
  • You’re comfortable working autonomously and proactively, while also knowing when to bring others in to move things forward quickly
  • You’re comfortable running internal or external workshops or presentations that cover complex concepts to technical and non-technical groups
  • Experience using Confluence and Jira to manage your work
  • Nice to have: Experience designing digital products and experiences, including native apps for both iOS and Android

What We Offer

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Fun, relaxed work environment
  • Education and conference reimbursements.
  • Parental leave top up
  • Opportunities for career progression and mentoring others

 
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theScore is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability or age.

 

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