Careers: Engineering

Why join Engineering?

Our team designs and creates services that power one of the leading digital media destinations across multiple platforms. B/R’s engineers also develop and oversee our in-house publishing and CMS tools, the backbone to our content experience.

Our team moves quickly, writes clean code, and deploys continuously. We use the latest technologies and work as a team to solve the technical challenges that arise with serving over 1 billion pageviews per month.

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Senior Product Designer

ABOUT US:

Bleacher Report is the #1 sports media brand that defines sports culture by capturing and creating the moments that matter with a mission to make it as easy as possible to be a sports fan.. Our love of sports goes way beyond stats and standings, fueling top engagement across all social channels and through our own industry-leading B/R app.  This year Bleacher Report was ranked as one of the ‘Worlds Most Innovative Companies’ by Fast Company.  Find Bleacher Report on the web at www.bleacherreport.com and on Instagram/Facebook/Twitter @BleacherReport. Bleacher Report is a division of Turner Sports.

ABOUT THE ROLE:

The Senior Product Designer role on the product design team owns the complete process from definition to launch for our mobile apps, websites, and internal tools. You identify goals/problems and employ a broad set of design tools (e.g. Sketch, Framer, HTML/CSS) to best solve and communicate. You will also assume a leadership role by providing regular, direct and impactful feedback in critiques and in-person, additionally engaging individual designers in adjacent product teams to help them grow their skills and design toolkit.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Demonstrates expertise of layout, typography and visual hierarchy
  • Creates consistent, scalable design solutions across all platforms
  • Responsible for delivering wireframes, user flows, user testing, low-fidelity designs, high-fidelity designs, specs, assets.
  • Creates designs for multiple contexts and devices
  • Partners with PMs and engineers to oversee the user experience of a product from conception until launch
  • Leads sprints from Discovery to engineering handoff.
  • Plans, executes, and synthesizes takeaways from user research to improve the product.
  • Guides the critique from others, ensuring feedback is constructive and actionable.
  • Evangelizes best design practices to other Designers, Engineers, and Product Managers.
  • Plans and leads brainstorming sessions.
  • Proactively schedules design critiques to get feedback on work.
  • Leverages prototyping as a way to demonstrate complex flows.
  • Executes end to end research from planning studies to synthesizing results.
  • Provides QA feedback to engineers for designs in development.
  • Ability to work autonomously to meet deadlines within a fast-paced environment
  • Embodies high standards and thoughtful design
  • Shares work early and often and encourages peers to seek out constructive feedback from their manager, stakeholders, team
  • Begins every project by defining what qualitative and quantitative data will be important in their work.
  • Fosters a highly-collaborative design process and, as a result, is trusted by their team to talk through both scope and technical challenges and negotiate thoughtful outcomes.
  • Participates in cross-discipline initiatives, bringing a design voice to the conversation and building trust between the design team and other disciplines.
  • Possesses strong verbal and written communication skills, whether in one-on-one or group situations.
  • Communicates complex ideas, goals and problems in a way that is accessible even to those unfamiliar with the project.
  • Assumes a leadership role on the Product Design team. Is held accountable for design quality and cohesion across their own and adjacent product teams, and flags quality concerns to the responsible designers and design managers.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Strong design portfolio highlighting critical thinking and problem solving
  • 6-9+ years professional experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Design or related field preferred
  • Experience working closely with Product Managers and Engineering teams
  • Proficiency with all current UI and UX patterns on iOS, Android, and the web
  • High-level understanding of product strategy and vision
  • Comfortable employing qualitative and quantitative methods for user research
  • Proficient using at least one prototyping tool
  • Well-versed in Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch
  • Understanding of HTML and CSS
  • Comfortable working with 3rd party integrations and APIs
  • Ability to create presentations
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of the digital landscape in media, design and technology
  • In tune with contemporary design, internet and youth culture trends
  • A knowledge and love of sports and sports culture a plus
  • Candidate must be based in, or willing to relocate to San Francisco

Bleacher Report is a division of WarnerMedia, LLC.  Warner Media, LLC and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or any other category protected by law.

Senior DBA

About us...

Bleacher Report is the #1 sports media brand that defines sports culture by capturing and creating the moments that matter with a mission to make it as easy as possible to be a sports fan.. Our love of sports goes way beyond stats and standings, fueling top engagement across all social channels and through our own industry-leading B/R app.  This year Bleacher Report was ranked as one of the ‘Worlds Most Innovative Companies’ by Fast Company.  Find Bleacher Report on the web at www.bleacherreport.com and on Instagram/Facebook/Twitter @BleacherReport. Bleacher Report is a division of Turner Sports.

About the role...

Bleacher Report is seeking a highly-motivated Senior DBA to join our team. We are the social voice of sports – creating and collaborating on the culture of sports for the next generation of fans. Its vision for making sports bigger than games has led to an unmatched engagement. Bleacher Report provides an industry-leading fan experience on mobile devices through its highly addictive app. Follow the action at bleacherreport.com and through Instagram @BleacherReport.

As a division of AT&T and Warner Media, B/R has gained all the advantages of a large media company while maintaining its vibrant startup culture. We work in a fast-paced, 24-7 field in a laid back environment. You'll be in a role that allows you to work with multiple groups and networks.  

What you will be doing...

  • Database design, data modeling and database architecture of a large complex cloud system.

  • Develop cloud database strategies and roadmaps to deliver strategic business capabilities.

  • Participate in application and API design, test, and implementation phases.

  • Database sizing and space management 

  • Engage with development teams on identifying and analyzing badly performing queries

  •  Develop database best practices and guidelines and review development teams’ data and database related issues.

  • Perform research into database performance issues and come up with solutions to address those concerns.

  • Must have strong scripting skills with at least one scripting language (Python, Ruby, Shell, etc.)

  • Monitor the health of the systems as it relates to database usage and performance.

  • Working AWS knowledge

Experience you’ll need...

  • Must have 5 years of Postgres and MySQL server DBA experience including writing and optimizing complex queries.

  • Experience in building and maintaining highly scalable, extremely low latency and distributed systems.

  • Experienced and knowledgeable of high availability and disaster recovery solutions

  • Experience in fine tuning and optimizing indexes for performance improvement.

  • Experience with DataWarehouse environments.

  • Excellent analytical, Interpersonal and Communication skills, fast learner, and a true team player

  • Familiar with security compliances

Benefits and perks include...

  • Competitive salary

  • Variable bonuses based on individual and company performance

  • Medical, dental and vision coverage

  • 401(K) plan with matching

  • Life Insurance and AD&D, LTD

  • Annual conference budget

  • Transit stipends

  • Subsidized gym memberships

  • The latest technology and equipment you need

  • Fully-stocked snack and coffee bar with a variety of food and beverages

  • Awesome team events year-round, in and out of the office

Bleacher Report is a division of WarnerMedia, LLC.  Warner Media, LLC and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or any other category protected by law. 

Senior Product Manager

Bleacher Report is the #1 sports media brand that defines sports culture by capturing and creating the moments that matter with a mission to make it as easy as possible to be a sports fan.. Our love of sports goes way beyond stats and standings, fueling top engagement across all social channels and through our own industry-leading B/R app.  This year Bleacher Report was ranked as one of the ‘Worlds Most Innovative Companies’ by Fast Company.  Find Bleacher Report on the web at www.bleacherreport.com and on Instagram/Facebook/Twitter @BleacherReport. Bleacher Report is a division of Turner Sports.

This is a highly collaborative role that will gather research/requirements from organizational stakeholders, guide the user experience and visual design process, manage product development with engineering, and ship products to the world with marketing/PR. You make sure the right thing ships at the right time.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Own the day to day product development process for your product, from strategy and concept to shipping.
  • Develop product strategy and roadmap based on internal stakeholders and business/sales requirements, consumer trends, and technology landscape.
  • Guide the design process with UX/Interaction and Visual designers
  • Evaluate and manage product/technical partnerships with external partners along with sales and BD
  • Define the technical requirement and scoping process with engineering
  • Validate product/feature and market fit using strong analytical and metrics-driven approach
  • Empower Marketing and PR to message and grow the product’s userbase.
  • Mentor more Junior PMs
  • Ship. Iterate. Ship.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 4-7+ years of product management or similar experience
  • Demonstrated history or project portfolio displaying shipped products/features
  • Strong project management and organization skills
  • Strong technical knowledge and understanding of web/app software principles
  • Strong consumer insight and communications skills
  • Loves sports

Preferred:

  • Experience instrumenting analytics in web and mobile apps
  • Experience in the publishing industry

Bleacher Report is a division of WarnerMedia, LLC.  Warner Media, LLC and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or any other category protected by law.