Intern: New Media Developer / Pro Sports
Los Angeles Lakers
This is primarily a technical position that assists in the updating and creation of pages on Lakers.com and other Lakers digital properties and also SouthBayLakers.com. This includes coding using various CMS, free-coding HTML and CSS, responsive site design, design of website graphics, editing photos, design of pages and site sections. Assist in site updates for Lakers and South Bay Lakers (headlines, calendar, sponsorship, tickets, promotions, polls, news, photos, videos, etc.) including removal of expired content.
RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to the following:
Work closely with other departments to make changes and additions to secondary pages (dancers, community, tickets, etc.).
Work with images and graphics for use on the website.
Create and code special event web pages (All-Star, Draft, Summer League, Playoffs, etc.).
Moderate and manage the Lakers fan engagement tools
Assist in working with NBA’s Interactive Services team on site troubleshooting, maintenance and/or enhancements.
Quality assurance testing for content and features across platforms.
Willing to work nights and weekends and all Lakers and South Bay Lakers games, home and away, in addition to hours in office during normal business hours (9-5:30 M-F).
Good oral and written communication skills
Strong HTML/CSS, Photoshop
Familiar with coding for responsive sites
Familiarity with Drupal a plus
Knowledge of basketball preferred
Must be a quick learner and willing to learn new technologies including NBA league website management tools
Please do not contact the organization by phone or email regarding this position.
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