UI Lead in Media.Monks


Ciudad de México (Hybrid) | Senior | Full time | Design / UX

Gross Salary $3000 - 4300 USD/month

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At Media.Monks, you’ll be joining a highly ambitious company on a global mission to win the decade by changing the industry for good. Partner to 8 of the 10 most innovative companies in the world, Media.Monks works with established as well as up-and-coming global, regional, DTC and B2B brands, helping them own their data and build out customer ecosystems to elicit smart, efficient, high-impact engines for growth. We deliver table stakes quickly, creating cost efficiencies from day one to push up the creative effectiveness of our work with every cycle.

Funciones del cargo

  • Lead, build and manage a team of international designers that craft amazing work for the world’s biggest brands. You will be a defining voice on the art– and design direction of your projects, working in close collaboration with a creative director or design director in your local team.
  • Translate brand values, creative concepts, UX documentation and user–stories into functional and expressive design solutions by yourself, and brief and review designers on producing these designs.
  • Working directly with your clients and internal teams, you’ll ensure we’re going above and beyond the original brief to push what’s possible on both a creative and technical level.
  • Employing your problem–solving skills and full stack of design solutions to guide projects and design teams from start, finish and everywhere in between to ensure the highest quality of the delivery.
  • Present and substantiate the work created by you and/or your design team in person or through video calls when working on pitches and proposals, or during production. You’ll direct (or create) prototypes and/or animations of designs where needed to provide additional clarification.
  • Provide verbal and written (narrative driven) conceptual thinking and design rationale to articulate and strengthen your (and your team’s) proposals.
  • Have opinions and not be afraid to voice them.

Requerimientos del cargo

  • You’re a natural design leader and teacher, with a great instinct and proven track record for fostering, growing, educating, motivating, and retaining a team of creative designers.
    Next to this you’re a great designer yourself and you don’t mind getting your hands dirty. You prove your visual prowess through your online portfolio and relevant working experience of around 8 years across the field of digital and web design. Beyond aesthetic excellence, your portfolio demonstrates exemplary presentation, research, troubleshooting and problem–solving skills.
  • Your unwavering curiosity never stops you from learning and progressing. You love pushing the envelope both personally and professionally.
  • You love people and their diversity. You’re great to work with, as you have expert social and communication skills that ensure you understand how colleagues and clients work and think.
  • Mastery for the politics of advertising and pitfalls of production.
  • A critical eye but you’re not critical. You understand that a combination of kudos and critique makes people want to go the extra mile.
  • A thorough understanding of design fundamentals such as typography, interaction design and usability, grid systems, white space, aspect ratios and color theory, tying all of these elements together with obsessive attention to detail.
  • You feel confident in tackling high–end projects in collaboration with colleagues and clients alike.
  • Mastery of all modern design and prototyping tools (Adobe CS, Sketch, Figma, Principle…). You’re tidy, and you know how to organize your files, layers and folders to make the lives of colleagues easier.
  • Based on your experience and expertise, you can judge on the quality of the user experience, and explain what needs to be achieved to make it better.
  • Mindful of your time, budget and schedule, you are flexible and willing to put in the time and dedication needed to make each project you and your team work on a success.


All compensation information will be talked on the interview.

Pet-friendly Pets are welcome at the premises.
Flexible hours Flexible schedule and freedom for attending family needs or personal errands.
Partially remote You can work from your home some days a week.
Health coverage Media.Monks pays or copays health insurance for employees.
Computer provided Media.Monks provides a computer for your work.
Informal dress code No dress code is enforced.
Vacation over legal Media.Monks gives you paid vacations over the legal minimum.

Remote work policy


This job takes place some days from home and others at the office.

About Media.Monks

Somos una agencia de publicidad y marketing digital que desafía los límites de la creatividad, conectando contenido, data, medios digitales y tecnología. Nuestra especialidad es crear experiencias digitales para grandes marcas del mundo. — Media.Monks's full profile

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