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UX / UI Designer (Barcelona)

We are looking for a talented UI/UX Designer to create amazing user experiences. The ideal candidate should have an eye for clean and artful design, possess superior UI skills and be able to translate high-level requirements into interaction flows and artifacts, and transform them into beautiful, intuitive, and functional user interfaces.

You will be working closely with engineering, product, and business in a cohesive unit where you will be expected to design market-leading products and contribute ideas to help shape the business. Success in this role requires your ability to move seamlessly between design strategy and execution, guiding a team through the end-to-end experience – from vision to production.

We're looking for someone who can think strategically about designing a single product across multiple platforms. You have a solid understanding of front-end development, in particular the details of what’s possible with CSS, JS, in the browser, which are instrumental to creating good online cross platform user experiences. We talk to and observe users, we look at analytical data, we observe the market, and listen to the business needs.

Main responsibilities

  • Prototyping for multi-device environments.
  • Evaluate and validate information architectures and interaction designs.
  • Collaborate with product management and engineering to define and implement innovative solutions for the product direction, visuals and experience.
  • Execute all visual design stages from concept to final hand-off to engineering.
  • Conceptualize original ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to complex design roadblocks.
  • Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas.
  • Establish and promote design guidelines, best practices and standards.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • 4+ years of UX design experience.
  • Solid practical and theoretical knowledge of interaction and visual design principles.
  • Concise and selected portfolio of both visual and conceptual design for both desktop and mobile web projects.
  • Portfolios must include two or three selected works from concept (i.e. sketch, flows, etc) to final (i.e. interactive prototype, final artwork, etc)
  • eCommerce experience a must.
  • Understands that design is more than aesthetics, but also considers usability.
  • Up-to-date with the latest UX and OS trends, techniques, and technologies.
  • Strong verbal, written, and visual presentation skills with ability to effectively defend ideas.
  • Proficiency in a wide variety of tools for visual design, conceptual design, prototyping, including but not limited to apps such as Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch, Omnigraffle, Justinmind, Invision, etc…

Bonus points

  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process
  • Proficiency in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript for rapid prototyping.


Next Steps:

Do you like what you read and want to be part of it? Send us your CV or apply on Linkedin. If you believe you are a good match to this position but do not have all listed skills, do not worry, we will evaluate if we like your way of doing things through our technical tests and personal interviews.
Sounds good to you?

NOTE: This position is to work from our Barcelona office and European citizenship, or permanent resident status is required.

MARKETING COORDINATOR (Montreal)

Job Description

Kodify, a company specialized in the development and marketing of highly trafficked web properties, and leader in its sector is searching for a dynamic Marketing Coordinator to join its team!

Reporting directly to the Marketing Strategist, this position provides the right candidate with an incredible opportunity to grow and influence globally-recognized web brands with millions of daily visitors.

Your knowledge of marketing, communications and online media will help you support the implementation of strategic marketing plans in order to enhance product brand recognition, create eminence, build market understanding of our services, and ultimately support and increase revenue streams.

We are currently looking for a well-rounded and creative professional to fill a unique role that touches on all areas of Marketing and PR in the new era of online entertainment!

Desired Skills

  • Minimum of 3 years experience in online marketing.
  • Passion for online marketing, media, content, entertainment and all things web.
  • Creative, out of the box thinker.
  • Good knowledge and experience with social media for business.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Impeccable writing skills and strong command of the English language.
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills. (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)
  • Self-starter, independent and proactive, who will show initiative to bring forth new ideas.
  • Strong research and analytical skills.
  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task and perform in a deadline oriented environment.
  • Strong attention to detail, and above-average coordination and organizational skills.
  • Desire to work in a team-based environment on multiple projects with minimal supervision.

Responsibilities

  • Work with Marketing Strategist on content development, e-marketing campaigns, online ads/media buys, blogs and social media posts.
  • Coordinate event logistics, publicity, including public relations, advertising and collateral material design, production and distribution.
  • Coordinate with Visual, Ecommerce and Creative Departments to assist in the execution of digital / marketing initiatives; schedule promotions.
  • Support the creation and maintanence of new and existing relationships with third-party associations. (agencies, consultants and suppliers)
  • Assist in the maintenance of social community management and social networking.
  • Support the tracking and reporting of ROI for major marketing activities and campaigns.
  • Assist with the collection and analysis of market, web and internet data as appropriate.
  • Ensure product quality and brand standards both internally and externally.
  • Track and measure online customer experience and recommend solutions to enhance user experience.
  • Collaborate and assist on any and all marketing and sales initiatives.
  • Communicate closely and often with internal, external and 3rd party contacts.
  • Basic administrative, office management tasks.

What we offer

  • Indefinite contract.
  • You will be provided with brand new equipment on joining (Choose what boosts your productivity).
  • Core hours with flexitime: work when you’re at your most creative.
  • Private health insurance.
  • Free afternoons on Friday.
  • Budget and free days to attend training/conferences/etc.
  • Awesome office in central Montreal.
  • Order books from Amazon using our company account.
  • Half day off on your birthday.
  • Free snacks and beverages!

Miss something from this list? Let us know and maybe we’ll add it!

Next Steps

Do you like what you read and want to be part of it? Please send us your CV or apply on Linkedin. If you believe you are a good match to this position but do not have all of the listed skills - do not worry! We will evaluate if we like your way of doing things through our technical tests and personal interviews.

Front End Developer < React />(Remote)

Description of Position

The team at Kodify is looking for a talented Frontend Web Developer to join our remote team and bring new dynamic on board. This role is open to remote candidates - must be working in a European timezone. With you on board we’re looking to expand our team (currently 7 developers working across multiple European locations) and take our projects to a whole new level.

Your key responsibilities:

  • Your will implement frontend designs and changes into our applications and work closely with the development team to ensure functionality is always met.
  • Your collaboration with our designers means our UI & UX are flawless.
  • End-to-end responsibility from technical design to deployment and testing
  • You will ensure the business requirements are met and will actively advise us on possible features and technologies that could improve our applications.

About you:

  • You’re a real team player. You love to help and find solutions together.
  • Your sense of humour will bring a new dynamic to the team - you love to have fun while you work!
  • You can think on your feet and adapt well to fast changing environments and priorities.
  • You love analysing data. You’re a complexity thinker and a real problem solver.
  • You’re flexible and available when needed. You understand emergency calls can be part of the job and are aware of the challenges supporting a 24/7 environment.
  • You stay updated on industry developments and strive to improve our platform with innovative solutions.
  • You are passionate about software development

Skills & Requirements

Must have:

  • 3+ years of experience in frontend web development
  • Heavy duty use of React
  • Highly skilled in both HTML & CSS
  • Excellent browser side knowledge of Javascript
  • Knowledge of browser internal rendering process
  • Experience in optimising frontend performance
  • Experience with image optimisation and lossless compression
  • TDD & BDD, and a focus on code quality
  • Experience with both desktop and mobile development

Bonus points:

  • Experience working remotely and with remote teams
  • Experience in creating design systems, style-guides, etc
  • Knowledge and experience in Git and JIRA
  • Experience managing high traffic and content heavy websites.
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process
  • NodeJS
  • SASS
  • Functional CSS/li>
  • CDNs/cache (cloudflare, cloudfront...)

Next Steps

Do you like what you read and want to be part of it? Please send us your CV or apply on StackOverflow along with a covering letter explaining in your own words why this job is right for you, and why you are right for the job.

Operations Manager (Barcelona)

Role Summary

Kodify is looking for an experienced Operations Manager to join our Barcelona HQ office. The successful candidate will play an instrumental role in driving Kodify’s success and strategy to the next level. This is a senior management and leadership role and requires a high level of technical, analytical and business operations knowledge. You will be the key element helping us navigate through the challenges that lie ahead as we grow and significantly expand our brands and business.

We’re looking for someone with at least ten years of experience in a similar role, ideally within a tech industry and with a very good understanding of a start-up culture environment.

key responsibilities of your role:

  • Work very closely with and report to the CEO and support him with decision making, company operations, business planning and reaching operational goals.
  • Proactively identify and implement improvements in processes spanning across 3 Kodify offices.
  • Take the lead for planning, coordinating, and executing operational processes from start to finish.
  • Work closely with cross- functional teams and drive the product offering to the next level.
  • Solidify structure company- wide, implement objective system and reporting initiative.
  • Maintain the technical goals of the company and address any future potential needs.
  • Work closely with Finance and Accounting team taking financial reporting to next level.
  • Prepare operating budgets and statements, manage cross company costs.
  • Effectively manage expectations and objectives of the teams, motivate employees, and continue nurturing our positive, supportive team culture.
  • Negotiate with third party vendors, specifically software and infrastructure providers.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Experience in high-growth companies and managing 100+ company
  • Experience as a strong operations manager, managing/working with diverse teams across different time zones.
  • Good technical knowledge and understanding of software development practices.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and team building skills.
  • Unmatched planning, problem-solving, decision-making and project management skills.
  • Broad knowledge of accounting and CRM systems and tools.
  • Demonstrated experience managing finances and budgets.
  • Broad knowledge of operational and HR needs in a growing company.

Must-have qualifications:

  • University degree, ideally in Business Management, Finance or Technology.
  • Native-level of English is an absolute must.
  • Agile mindset and good understanding of agile principles.
  • Legally entitled to live and work in Spain.

Bonus points:

  • E-commerce or online entertainment experience.
  • Fluency in Spanish

About you:

  • You’re a strong, inspiring leader with a reputation for proactivity and approachability.
  • You’re relentlessly committed to meeting big-picture needs with keen attention to detail.
  • You’re data- driven and are passionate about business operations.
  • You’re highly analytical, process-driven complexity thinker, ideally with a quantitative background.
  • You have strong management experience and work well with diverse teams.
  • You can think on your feet and adapt well to fast changing environments and priorities.
  • You always strive for success and love to have fun while you work!

Next Steps

Do you like what you read and want to be part of it? Please send us your CV or apply on Linkedin along with a covering letter explaining in your own words why this job is right for you, and why you are right for the job.