Technology
Mexico City

Senior 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. We know that takes all types of people. We believe that diverse backgrounds and experiences creates a stronger frog.

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: Senior Design Technologist (Mexico City, Mexico)

Responsible for requirements analysis, rapid visual and interaction prototyping, visual and non-visual component design, implementation and integration of applications and services across presentation, logic, and data services tiers. Duties will include translating requirements into detailed application specifications using best practices such as object-oriented design and a sound knowledge of the complete design lifecycle; negotiating data services integration and developing the logic necessary to support data-binding within the user interface; designing the layout, controls, interactions, and animation of user interfaces; providing high-fidelity implementation by enhancing the vision of the interaction and visual design; bridging the gap between design and technology by providing technical guidance during the design process to facilitate innovation; collaborating with designers to determine requirements for interactive prototypes, utilizing appropriate tools, assets, and methodologies to facilitate the iterative workflow between designers and technologists; providing project scoping and estimations; and providing solutions and services architecture recommendations during implementation and project lifecycles.

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)

 Plus:

  • Full Stack Development (Server Technologies: Node, Python, Rails)
  • Strong skills and experience in effective collaboration and technical problem solving within multidisciplinary teams representing product or service owners and stakeholders, creative visual and interaction designers, business strategists, technology platform providers, software architects and engineers, quality assurance personnel, and operational support groups
  • An exemplary attention to detail to accurately translate designs while maintaining a high level of code quality
  • Exceptional written and verbal communications skills along with experience in preparing and delivering documentation, proposals, presentations, and structured working sessions to all levels in a client organization
  • Ability to accurately estimate project scope and tasks
  • Availability to travel between 10% and 20% for engagements in support of new business development, program kickoffs or working sessions involving creative and technical ideation exercises, and design integration support phases with software engineering counterparts
  • Ideal candidates will have a recent work portfolio of successful UI releases and can demonstrate a passion for current visual and interaction design technology trends and practices in a modern web technology context

**Please submit resume in English**