Mexico City

Design Technologist

Join us to do the best work of your life.

At frog we are united by our shared passion for outcomes that transform the human experience. We accomplish these outcomes by taking on complex challenges, big asks, and things that have never been done before. We look beyond point solutions and apply design to the creation of new strategies, systems, and—in some cases—entirely new businesses. 

Our work is transformational because our people are extraordinary. frogs are analytical and artistic, conservative and unconventional, technical and whimsical. We look for hybrid talents and build teams around divergent expertise, which allows us to solve problems and uncover opportunities in unique ways. frogs are some of the best talent in the world, and together we advance the human experience through design. 

The Position: Design Technologist 

Design Technologists at frog play the role of part futurist and part pragmatist while being a hands-on and organizer of technical insights, experiments, proofs, and models that bridge the gap between creative design services and software architecture and engineering as part of the successful delivery of innovative solutions for our clients. As a Design Technologist, you will be assisting in driving technology platform research and experimentation, concept exploration, prototyping, and ideation within the creative process for designing user experiences in software. You will help to identify and analyze current and future UX technology patterns and trends, perform in-depth investigation and experimentation with emerging platforms and frameworks, and identify new opportunities and business value for UX innovation and differentiation with technology enablers. You collaborate closely with the creative organization to express design assets and artifacts in the form of user experience simulations, interactive prototypes, technical proof-of-concepts, and UI/presentation layer.

You are a maker and a tinkerer. You are not afraid to get your hands dirty, and you like challenges. You are creative, and technology is your medium.

You Are:  

Someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for a company where you have the opportunity to pursue your interests across functions and geographies, and where a job title is not considered the final definition of who you are, but the starting point. You bring to the organization the following competencies; 

  • Professional experience designing and developing user interfaces, UX concepts, web sites and applications on a variety of platforms, frameworks, and methodologies.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in the sciences, engineering, or a creative discipline or equivalent experience.
  • Proficiency in the following:
    • Web Standards (HTML5, CSS3 [transitions, animations, behaviors])
    • CSS Compilation (LESS, SASS)
    • Digital media (HTML5 Audio & Video)
    • JavaScript (core and frameworks/libraries such as jQuery)
    • Detailed knowledge of cross-browser UI issues
  • Solid proficiency with:
    • Responsive Web Development
    • Web Services (REST and JSON)
    • Additional presentation-layer libraries and frameworks
  • Good working knowledge of:
    • At least one of the following: JavaScript MV* frameworks (Ember, Backbone, Angular, Knockout, React, Riot)
    • Server technologies (Node.js, Pyhton, R+R)
    • CMS (SharePoint, Sitecore, Wordpress)

**Please submit resume in English***