DraftKings is hiring a

User Interface Designer

Boston, United States

DraftKings is a technology company that creates the most exciting digital sports competitions on the planet. Focused on the rapidly growing Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) space, DraftKings offers players the opportunity to compete through web and mobile channels in 1-day or 1-week fantasy sports contests for cash prizes and money-can’t-buy experiences. Founded in 2012, we are headquartered in Boston, with additional offices in New York City and London. This is a unique opportunity to work at a company experiencing explosive growth while inventing an industry. We bring the most incredible experiences and the industry's biggest contests to our players. We are looking for exceptional talent to play for our team! Apply today and be a part of our success story.

As a UX Designer you will define and document the information architecture, flows and designs for the user stories associated with product specifications.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with various internal teams to understand business requirements
  • Deliver highly functional, user-focused designs, prototypes and annotations
  • Create UX solutions that satisfy business strategies and user needs
  • Balance multiple projects concurrently with a high degree of organization and execution
  • Work cross platform: iOS, Android, Web, Mobile Web, Tablet, etc.
  • Participate in User Acceptance Tests while features are in development
  • Assist in user testing and provide solution oriented recommendations based on the results


Qualifications:

  • 5+ years experience in user interface planning and design
  • Portfolio illustrating engaging and inspiring design work 
  • Strong visual design sense, clean command over typography, interaction design, and usability
  • Expert control over design applications, Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop, or similar programs
  • Experience with responsive design methods and development of design iterations
  • Experience in wire-framing and interactive storyboarding
  • Skilled in design asset production for development implementation
  • The ability to clearly articulate design decisions
  • A passion for sports and knowledge of fantasy sports