Principal Creative Designer

  • 400 m S de la Panasonic, Centro Corporativo Tributo, Belén, Heredia, Costa Rica
  • Full-time

Company Description

We are looking for a candidate who has a passion for quality visual design and beautiful digital experiences, who also likes to participate with the creation of concepts in collaboration with creative teams.

Prodigious is a Publics Groupe’s production hub, Publicis is one of the largest communications groups in the world with over 80,0000 collaborators in over 100 countries. In Prodigious, we believe in the Power of One, for that we create an environment and a culture that allows high performing teams innovate and develop great experiences to our clients.
We are looking for highly talented and enthusiastic professionals that are passionate about Design, Digital Marketing, Code Quality, Continuous Delivery and Continuous Improvement. You will have the opportunity to work together with our clients, in a distributed agile environment, where leadership is required but also built along a senior team.

Job Description

  • Must possess superior graphic and web design skills, managing and delivering high-quality design deliverables throughout all phases of a project
  • Work on complex tasks with high priority, both design and creative production
  • Able to deliver creative thinking during brainstorming sessions, creative reviews, and project kick-off meetings
  •  Produce sketches, storyboards, roughs, mockups to visualize ideas
  • Participate in projects related to design and resize of websites, emails and banners
  • Work on creative production tasks, like image retouching, illustration, infographics, business presentations, GIF animations, image cuts, copy & design updates, technical production
  • Work closely with creative, marketing and development specialists, always striving to deliver intuitive and user-centered solutions
  • Responsible for creating brand-on, strategy-on compelling creative deliverables
  • Directs all phases of creative work from concept through production, executing all visual design stages from concept to final hand-off to engineering
  •  May serve as a creative lead and manages creative teams on major accounts
  • Lead projects and search for new project ideas
  • Responsible for inspiring and motivating creative teams and accountable for developing and directing creative work of the highest caliber with their teams
  • Responsible for mentoring and leading assigned creative staff and being available to critique their work to maintain consistent creative quality and award-winning work
  • Improve and maintain the delivery quality and the actual procedures of the team
  • Helps Creative Director manage the creative staff, as well as helping to review staff
  • Team player: strong communication skills to collaborate with various stakeholders
  • Ability to present your designs and sell your solutions to various stakeholders.
  • Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively
  • Up to date with the latest design trends, techniques, and technologie
  • Self-management skills
  • Critical thinker and problem-solving skills


Our ideal Principal Creative Designer must have:

  • Great experience in the Digital industry for at least 7 years.
  •  2-3 years as Creative Lead
  • Advanced English Level minimum B2
  • Proficiency and proven experience working on Visual/Web Design and Creative Production
  • Versatile to work in different styles and different media
  •  Desired experience as Art Director
  • Experience working in different design fields, including creating concepts using storytelling to develop them
  • Must have a portfolio of professional design projects that includes a wide variety of digital design work
  •  Neat design: typography, color, composition
  • Basic prototyping skills
  • Detail-oriented
  • Illustration and UX skills are a plus
  • Knowledge of motion graphics is a big plus
  • Knowledge of coding is a plus (HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Angular)
  • Tools: Sketch, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe After Effects, Office suite, InVision, Keynote.

Additional Information

  • Access to Prepaid Medical Plan provided by Prodigious 
  • Employee engagement activities and events
  • Days of Work from Home 
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Prodigious Academy
    • Technical trainings, soft skills development, technical certifications, access to online libraries and e-learning platforms
    • English language training by a professional language teacher 
  • Find your path Program
    • You will have a coach that will support and help you grow
  • Level up Program
    • Attend conferences, trainings and more (in COL or other countries) 
    • Help others get better: conducting trainings and get rewarded for it
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