UX/UI Designer

Asunción
Design – UX/ UI Design /
Full-time /
Hybrid
MentorMate creates durable technical solutions that deliver digital transformation at scale by blending strategic insights and thoughtful design with brilliant engineering. With mature and established practices in enterprise web and mobile development, quality engineering, technical architecture, human-centered design, cloud, DevOps, data, and analytics, the company provides challenging careers in a friendly and global people-oriented environment. We value every team member and share our success through flexible working models, competitive pay and benefits, and advancement opportunities. MentorMate Paraguay was established in 2023 after the acquisition of Software Natura and is the Latin American headquarters of our global digital transformation consultancy efforts.

As part of global technology company Tietoevry Create, MentorMate enables people to work on impactful, global projects for recognizable brands and grow their careers in a team of over 10,000 experts. 

About the role

We are looking to hire a UX / UI Designer who will participate in the creation of enterprise-class mobile and web applications using proven design processes, and best practices. This position requires an experienced, hands-on designer who will participate in the end-to-end software development process, from early design strategy to discovery workshops and feature definition, to pixel-perfect execution of visual designs. In this role, you will participate in creating modern and intuitive software solutions that follow best practices while also pushing the boundaries of what is possible as technology evolves.

About the team

Our design team utilizes human-centered design tools and principles to create digital products that help clients reach their digital transformation milestones. Understanding and defining the right problems and then designing products and services to solve them is the main focus of our design practice. Using design thinking principles, the team applies their expertise to exciting projects in various business domains, like healthcare, agriculture, finance, manufacturing, education, retail, and more.

Responsibilities

    • May participate in the design discovery process, including the facilitation of immersion workshops, user research, competitive analysis, heuristic evaluations, and other parts of the design process that involve research, experimentation, and synthesis
    • Create innovative, user-centered solutions for a wide range of platforms including responsive web, web applications, native applications, and more
    • Make complicated ideas easy to understand
    • Be an advocate for the users you design for
    • Challenge ideas/problems and validate solutions using data and insights from end-users and stakeholders
    • Follow the established practices and processes of the design team while also identifying and recommending areas for improvement
    • Work on an international team of 25+ experienced designers from different parts of the world 

Requirements

    • 3+ years of experience working as a UX/UI designer within a digital product development environment
    • Solid understanding of research techniques and best practices 
    • Strong knowledge and experience in building Information architecture, User flow diagrams, Personas, Lo-Fi/Hi-Fi wireframes, and interactive prototypes
    • A portfolio that demonstrates excellent analytical thinking and UX process
    • Demonstrated awareness and a high level of interest in the latest trends in the field
    • Proficiency in Figma, Whimsical, Mural, and other relevant design tools
    • Excellent verbal and written English skills
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Excellent organizational and documentation skills
    • Responsible and team-oriented person

A significant advantage would be

    • Experience with the Design Thinking methodology
    • Experience working in a Scrum environment
    • Knowledge of guidelines and documentation for native iOS and Android applications
    • Experience designing for Enterprise users
    • An in-depth understanding of WCAG 2.1 guidelines and accessibility compliance
    • Experience with usability testing and validation

Why take this opportunity

    • Professional Growth: Clear career path, vertical and horizontal advancement opportunities
    • Regular Salary Raises: Following the curve of your career path and performance
    • Social Security (IPS): Access to medical coverage and retirement 
    • Aguinaldo: Legally mandated benefit 
    • Work Where You Want: Choose to work remotely, in-office, or a combination of the two
    • Upskilling: Various trainings, knowledge sharing events, personal learning budget
    • Referral Program: Bonus for referring employees
    • Teambuilding: Enjoy team gatherings and communities of interest
If you are interested in this position, please submit your CV in English and your updated portfolio.

MentorMate is a place of constant energy and personality. On the clock, we’re technology experts and leaders that bring passion and knowledge to every project. Off the clock, we’re an eclectic bunch of foodies, music buffs, artists, sports fanatics, karaoke pros, and outdoor enthusiasts.

Global leaders in digital consulting, design, and engineering services, MentorMate and Tietoevry Create are equal-opportunity employers. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.