JOB: Interaction Designer at LocaWeb, the leader web hoster in Latin America, Sao Paulo, Brazil

3 Dec 2007 - 8:25am
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Andreza Godoy

Interaction Designer at LocaWeb, the leader web hoster in Latin America

LocaWeb, the leader web hoster in Latin America located in Brazil, is
looking for a strong interaction designer to help build new solutions for
LocaWeb's next generation and existing products. Candidate will turn ideas
into amazing designs that delight our customers, by solving important
customer problems end-to-end, being easy and efficient to use, and
delivering emotional engagement and unexpected wow.

Primary responsibilities:
- Apply strategic thinking to deliver end-to-end user experience solutions
with a focus on user needs and business goals. Directly responsible for
delivering all aspects of design, from delivering concepts and prototypes to
UI specifications
- Turn visions into concepts and translate those concepts into designs that
illustrate simplicity despite complexity of the system. Utilize industry
design standards and best practices to define and implement design criteria,
design guidelines, and design specs
- Use judgment to suggest solutions that optimize among customer needs,
business constraints and technological realities
- Stay up to date with new technologies and industry trends
- Collaborate effectively with engineering, product management, marketing,
and other team members
- Use faciliative leadership skills to drive to the best outcome for
stakeholders, resulting in others learning from you, and inspiring others to
want to work with you
- Participate in and foster the Intuit Experience Design Community

Qualifications :
- Minimum BA/BS degree in product/interaction design, human factors, graphic
design or related field
- 5+ years of user interface design experience with Web applications and
sites, desktop, or mobile applications
- Extensive knowledge and experience with driving and applying user-centered
design processes while working collaboratively with cross-functional teams
including engineering, product management, and user research
- Expertise with design software, such as Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Fireworks
- Proficient in a variety of methods to convey ideas and concepts (e.g.
wireframes, prototypes, etc)
- Effective communicator, presenter, and negotiator
- Creative problem-solver with the ability to work with a blank slate and
inspire others
- Ajax, Flash, DHTML, scripting, and various other technologies a plus
- Strong portfolio available for viewing
- Capable of communicating in Portuguese or Spanish and willing to live in
Brazil, in the city of São Paulo.

If you eyed this opportunity and have the required qualifications, send an
e-mail to curriculo at with your resume and portfolio attached
(for online resume/portfolio, just send us the URL), with the subject "IxD".

Andreza Godoy
andreza.godoy at

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