US SQUASH

Employment Opportunities

Software Developer
US Squash is seeking a motivated and passionate developer to join the US Squash technology team in creating next generation software that serves the community we love. You will immediately be writing production-level code distributed to squash players around the world. Help support the game and push the sport to new heights!
US Squash/Job Details
US Squash is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization which serves as the only national governing body and membership organization for the sport in the United States. US Squash’s mission is to lead squash’s growth and development by increasing access and awareness, supporting meaningful lifelong engagement in the sport, and encouraging sportsmanship while achieving competitive excellence at the highest levels.

US Squash is looking for a software developer to join our team and help take our platform to the next level. Successful candidates will be able to quickly write elegant code with an eye for design, and take a high degree of ownership over major projects.

Reasons to Work with US Squash:
– Competitive salary based on experience
– Full-time position with great benefits
– Casual work environment
– Talented team
– Flexible location; remote work available
– 80% new development with opportunities for professional advancement
– Work with the latest up-to-date technologies
What You Will Be Doing:
– Full-Stack Development
– Developing and coding new features
– Brainstorming new ideas with the team
– Implementing your work
– Improving UX/UI
– Creating features from the ground up with AWS
Technical Requirements:

– Bachelor Degree

– Working knowledge of Angular, Node.JS, Git, JavaScript, SQL, TSQL, HTML/CSS/Express, Jira

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to developer@ussquash.com.

Support Staff Employee for 2017-2018 Season

US Squash is looking for motivated applicants to assist with support of accredited tournaments and US Squash National Championships. Each season, US Squash directly runs more than 20 major championships throughout the country and supports tournament directors in over 200 accredited tournaments. Reporting to the Senior Director of National Championships and Tournament Support Services, this New York City based position will be an integral part of supporting internal and external events to create the best possible tournament experience for US Squash members.

Candidates will serve in a variety of roles, including but not limited to:

  • Providing administrative support for event management and preparation
  • Assisting in on-site tournament operations
  • Closely supporting tournament directors to liaise with US Squash and stage successful events at their facilities
  • Providing customer service to US Squash members for National Championship and accredited play inquiries

Successful candidates will be comfortable with technology and proficient in Microsoft Office, and will possess strong administrative and organizational skills. Applicants must place a premium on customer service, and thrive in a fast-paced environment working within a team. Experience in squash tournament play and/or management is desired.

US Squash is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to candidates and employees without regard to race, religion, creed, age, sex, marital status, disability, national origin, ancestry, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Compensation and Benefits

Compensation will be hourly commensurate with experience. This is not a benefits-eligible position.

About US Squash

US Squash is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization which serves as the only national governing body and membership organization for the sport in the United States. Founded in 1904 and headquartered in New York City, it is a member of the U.S. Olympic Committee, the Pan American Squash Federation and the World Squash Federation.

US Squash’s mission is to lead squash’s growth and development by increasing access and awareness, supporting meaningful lifelong engagement in the sport, and encouraging sportsmanship while achieving competitive excellence at the highest levels.

Apply now by emailing a cover letter and resume to tournaments@ussquash.com.

On-Site Event Staff

US Squash is searching for candidates interested in working as on-site event staff for the 2017-2018 season. Each year, US Squash manages major championships throughout the country. Applicants will have the opportunity to work in a variety of roles alongside US Squash staff to foster a positive tournament experience for all attendees.

See below for a list of events with opportunities available. Please use this form to apply; applicants can indicate their interest to work at one or multiple events.

Oct 07 – 09 2017: Arlen Specter Pennsylvania Junior Championships (JCT), Philadelphia, PA
Oct 14 – 15 2017: U.S. Squash Skill Level Championships, Philadelphia, PA
Nov 10 – 12 2017: Howe Cup, Washington , DC
Dec 16 – 19 2017: U.S. Junior Open, New Haven/Hartford, CT
Jan 13 – 15 2018: Mid Atlantic Junior Championships (JCT), Baltimore, MD
Jan 19 – 21 2018: U.S. Middle School Championships, New Haven, CT
Jan 26 – 28 2018: U.S. Century Doubles, New York, NY
Feb 02 – 04 2018: U.S. High School Championships, Philadelphia, PA
Feb 17 – 19 2018: West Coast Junior Championships (JCT), San Francisco, CA
Mar 02 – 04 2018: U.S. National Doubles, Philadelphia, PA
Mar 09 – 11 2018: U.S. Nationals, Philadelphia, PA
Mar 16 – 18 2018: U.S. Junior Closed, Boston, MA
Apr 20 – 22 2018: U.S. Junior Silver Championships, Baltimore, MD
Apr 20 – 22 2018: U.S. Father-Son Doubles, New York/CT, NY
Apr 27 – 29 2018: U.S. Junior Bronze Championships, Stamford, CT
Apr 27 – 29 2018: U.S. Mixed Doubles, New York, NY

Tournament Operations

Tournament operations staff act in a variety of roles, including, but not limited to: match-flow management, technology, registration, and assisting players and fans with questions and other needs. Staff members must place a premium on customer service, and thrive in a fast-paced environment working within a team.

Match Supervisors

Match Supervisors work with players, coaches, parents and officials to ensure the smooth and fair operation of ongoing match play. Match supervisors uphold the standards of sportsmanship and conduct of players and spectators, ensure matches run in a timely manner, and liaise with the site director. Match supervisors do not act as referees, and therefore an in-depth knowledge of the rules of squash is not a requirement for candidates.

US Squash looks forward to working with interested applicants to make the 2017-2018 National Championship season a success.

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