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offices around the world

700+

Employees strong

51%

Senior Engineers

1400+

Projects Completed

30+

Programming Languages

100+

tech & non-tech trainings per year
Overview

Note: We offer flexible working models for all open positions. You can choose from three options: a combination of work from home and office, work only from home, or work from anywhere in the world. 

The MentorMate Experience Design team is looking to hire a UX/UI Designer who will work in a team of uniquely intelligent technologists to design, implement and extend groundbreaking mobile, web, and custom software experiences for a wide range of clients.

You will participate in the creation of enterprise-class mobile and web applications using proven design patterns, processes, and best practices. This position requires a hands-on designer that will fully participate in the software development process, from early 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-practice while also pushing the boundaries of what is possible as design patterns and techniques evolve.

The ideal candidate will possess a background in all fields of digital product design including web, desktop, and mobile apps. The ideal candidate also demonstrates a strong desire to learn and advance his or her career within the experience design team at MentorMate.

As a fast-growing company, MentorMate provides challenging careers in a friendly, team-oriented environment. We value our employees and share our success through competitive pay, recognition, advancement opportunities, and a great working environment.

Job Description

If you are a curious and enthusiastic individual with excellent skills in creating a visual language with iconography, typography, and a color palette, we want to hear from you! You will work to create innovative, user-centered solutions for a wide range of platforms including responsive web, web applications, native applications, and more. The ideal candidate has 2+ years of working within a software development team and have the ability to work both independently and collaboratively to produce simple and elegant solutions to complex problems, and has experience with:

  • Participate in the design discovery process, including participatory workshops, user research, competitive analysis, heuristic evaluations and other parts of the design process involving research and experimentation
  • Design components with visual and interactions that are clean and consistent
  • Be an advocate for the users you design for
  • Translate sketches, low and high fidelity wireframes into complete visual compositions, mockups, and clickable prototypes
  • Deliver visual assets to developers that are ready to be plugged into production code
  • Work on an international team of 14 experienced designers located in Bulgaria (Sofia) and the United States (Minneapolis, MN)
Required skills
  • 2+ years of experience working as a UX/UI designer within a digital product development environment
  • Possess clean, elegant and innovative design sense
  • Understanding of design systems and accessibility standards
  • Basic knowledge of user-centered design principles and best practices
  • A portfolio that demonstrates excellent visual and typographic design skill
  • Proficiency in working with Adobe CC suits, Figma, or Sketch
  • Excellent verbal and written English skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and documentation skills
  • Responsible and team-oriented person
A significant advantage would be
  • Ability to create clickable prototypes
  • Knowledge of guidelines and documentation for native iOS and Android applications
  • Experience designing for Enterprise users
  • Motion design
We offer

Career Development

  • Professional growth in a global company
  • Variety of meaningful projects
  • Latest technologies to choose from
  • Work side-by-side with top engineers
  • Challenging problems to solve
  • A career path with regular salary increases
  • Individual learning budget
  • Internal technical and soft skills trainings
  • Leadership program
  • Business English classes
  • Knowledge sharing

Work & Life Balance

  • Flexibility to work from home, office, or anywhere else
  • Opportunity to work from one of our five offices in Bulgaria
  • Additional paid time off for loyal employees
  • Regular team buildings and initiatives
  • Employee Referral program with bonuses
  • Gamification program
  • Modern offices with implemented health measures and chill out zones
  • Internal communities of interest such as sports, hiking, etc.
  • Charity and volunteer activities
  • Diverse working environment
  • Metro Station next to the office (Sofia)
  • MentorBike to use

Flexible Benefits

  • Additional health and dental insurance
  • Investment plan
  • Additional voluntary pension insurance
  • Different types of insurances to choose from
  • Covered transport expenses
  • Parking (Sofia)
  • Multisport card
Career Path
6
Creative Director
5
Experience Design Lead
Experience Design SME
4
Senior Experience Designer
3
Experience Designer
2
Junior Experience Designer
1
Design Intern
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