We are working with a tight-knit digital agency that believes in solid engineering and beautiful design. Their team is based in LA, but have contributors in North and South America. They seek to build products to last, aiming to reach the tech goals of their clients. Proud of generating a collaborative work environment they want to help everyone hone their craft, do amazing work and focus on efficient design and agile development from start to finish Their goal is to build engaging products for your business, today and in the future.
Position Summary: This role gathers user requirements, designs graphic elements, and builds navigation components. We are looking for someone experienced with design software and wireframe tools. This position reports directly to the Head of Product. Responsibilities: - Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with product managers and engineers to lead the design phase of projects. - Assist with or lead UX planning sessions with clients. - Utilize design practices and tools when appropriate, including mood boards, storyboards, process flows, sitemaps, wireframes, mockups, and prototypes. - Be up to date on the latest design guidelines for web, iOS, and Android. - Understand the implications of accessibility standards and incorporate them when necessary. - Work with clients, engineers, and PMs, to craft an experience that minimizes the clients' budget burn but also "wows" end users. - Understand and incorporate reusable styles and components. - Provide accurate estimates for the time necessary to complete design deliverables. - Work with other designers and PMs in real-time design sessions (including during client calls and workshops), as well as independently. - Take notes and record tasks during design sessions, and ensure that assigned tasks are completed by the date agreed upon. - When a client takes on a portion of the design work, QA and improve their design work when needed, ensuring it follows our standards. - Export assets from Figma to Zeplin during design handoffs, and report on / document updates according to our current processes. - Demonstrate capability with an interest in visual design, including color, space, typography, iconography, graphics, illustration, and other ways of crafting products with personality. - Adhere to design file organization and frame naming practices. - Contribute to documentation when needed, including identifying and capturing key product events under product metric categories such as "Activation", or "Engagement", and outlining user flows. - Become fluent in and assist with expanding the company's design offerings, which currently include the following: UX Audit, UX Research, Branding Package, Product Analytics. Skills: - Figma - Notion - Using analytics (from Mixpanel) to improve product performance - JIRA (responding to comments on tickets)
Only candidates from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Uruguay
Intermediate or advanced spoken English is required for ALL opportunities. If you can't speak English yet, please keep practicing and apply in the future.