He spent six seasons as Gang Green's coordinator, the last three coming under Rex Ryan.
ESPN's Adam Schefter reports the Seahawks are expected to hire Brian Schottenheimer as offensive coordinator.
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reported that Schottenheimer was Seattle's first choice.
Jets fans know Schottenheimer well from his days as the team's offensive coordinator, though he wasn't exactly a hit in East Rutherford.
Root expected to be fit for ODI opener
Ballance did not feature in the Test series and only played in two of the practice games so can count himself unlucky to miss out. One thing that limited overs teams need less time to worry about is the prospect of conditions overly favouring the hosts.
The Seahawks fired offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell this week.
Schottenheimer began his coaching career at the age of 24 as an assistant with the Rams, where he returned from 2012-2014 to serve as the offensive coordinator. He's also been an offensive coordinator for the Jets and Rams, and had stints with the Chiefs, Chargers and Washington in the National Football League and Syracuse, George and USC at the college level.
According to reports Saturday morning, Cable will be reunited with the Raiders as their new offensive line coach.
Seahawks general manager John Schneider was Washington's vice president of player personnel in 2001, when Schottenheimer was on the coaching staff of his father, Marty.