Share this Job

Product Designer, Design Systems


New York, NY, US, 10019

New York

CBS Sports, a year-round leader in cross-platform sports coverage, broadcasts a portfolio of events on the CBS Television Network, including THE NFL ON CBS; college football, including the SEC ON CBS; college basketball, including the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship; golf, including The Masters®, PGA Championship and PGA TOUR; soccer, including the UEFA Champions League and NWSL; and CBS SPORTS SPECTACULAR. 

In addition, the division includes CBS SPORTS NETWORK, the 24-hour cable home of CBS Sports which televises live sports programming throughout the year, including college football and basketball games, UEFA Champions League and Europa League action, Italy's Serie A matches, Concacaf national team competitions, as well as a full slate of original programming and studio coverage. 

CBS Sports also delivers an extensive lineup of global soccer coverage on Paramount+, including every UEFA club competition match, all Serie A matches as well as Concacaf national team competitions, and produces INSIDE THE NFL for Paramount+. CBS Sports Digital's multi-platform offerings include CBSSports.com and the CBS Sports apps for mobile and connected TV devices; the 24/7 streaming sports news network CBS Sports HQ; 247Sports; MaxPreps; CBS Sports fantasy games; and SportsLine.

CBS Sports Digital

ViacomCBS (NASDAQ: VIAC; VIACA) is a leading global media and entertainment company that creates premium content and experiences for audiences worldwide. Driven by iconic consumer brands, its portfolio includes CBS, Showtime Networks, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, BET, Paramount+, Pluto TV and Simon & Schuster, among others. The company delivers the largest share of the U.S. television audience and boasts one of the industry’s most important and extensive libraries of TV and film titles. In addition to offering innovative streaming services and digital video products, ViacomCBS provides powerful capabilities in production, distribution and advertising solutions for partners on five continents.

We are looking for a talented Product Designer to help craft the future of the CBS Sports’ Design System. The Product Designer contributes to the look, feel, and interaction of our entire product experience, defining the foundations of our product design across multiple platforms. You will help define a design system strategy and direction, set the bar for design standards, and find solutions to complex, previously unsolved problems. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of creating impactful change at a company that is committed to innovation, with plenty of potential for career growth and development.

We’re looking for: Systems thinkers, Versatile workers, Passionate self-motivators, Active learners & Strong collaborators.



  • Work with leads to execute on the design system vision, infrastructure roll out, and ongoing system adoption
  • Systemize and design components and pattern libraries with a focus on durability, scalability and accessibility
  • Write clear and inviting documentation so design system users can get the most of our design system
  • Work with designers, product and engineering teams to ensure the design system is implemented to a quality standard
  • Optimize file management and be constantly on the lookout for best practices, design patterns and tooling
  • Evangelize the values of the design system and be the support person for design system enquiries


  • Ideally 2-4+ years of relevant product design experience, with at least a year working on Design Systems
  • Experience in building or contributing to a Design System such as creating components, design patterns, writing documentation
  • You have a portfolio that reflects who you are and that you can perform the aforementioned duties with ease
  • Strong skills in Figma and experience with auto-layout, building components and style libraries
  • Experience working in a cross-functional team environment

About You

  • You think in systems – you can see how all the parts fit together, and how a small change can propagate throughout the system
  • You have a high level of attention to detail – You have high standards in file management and you are naturally inclined to keep files organized, updated and believe in the value of versioning
  • You have strong written and communication skills
  • You have a passion for collaboration, especially across disciplines
  • You own your design decisions that are backed up by your strong yet loosely held beliefs and are not afraid to dispense nor receive constructive criticism.


  • An understanding of how design works in code to liaise comfortably with developers
  • Experience with a multi-platform and/or multi-brand Design System
  • Knowledge and experience with web, mobile apps and/or TV interface guidelines
  • A love of sports and entertainment


ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet. 


At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status. 


If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access. https://www.viacomcbs.com/careers as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by calling 212.846.5500 or by sending an email to viacomaccommodations@viacom.com. Only messages left for this purpose will be returned. 

Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City