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Frontend | UI Developer & Design

Miguel J. Rojas (MIke)
May 2nd, 1986
Currently at
Buenos Aires, Argentina
+54 9 11 3819 0943

My goal is to "live" in a place where beautiful design and code goes together like peas and carrots, and if It doesn't exist, I'll help to create it.

Find a job you enjoy doing, and you will never have to work a day in your lifeMark Twain



Building UI prototypes focused on user experience and functional design patterns.
HTML & CSS Specialist.
Make pixel perfect templates from static design to fully interactive UI.
If it's designed, it can be programmed.
Design web and static layout designs for effective reading and comunication.
Editorial and typography expertise.
Detect and improve design and communication flaws or weaknesses.
Optimizitation of design process.
Develop branding strategies and solid corporate communcation plans.
Creation of a corporate identity.
Produce yye catching visuals with porpouse and meaning.
Visual communication and creative advertising.
Task delegation and leading design teams.
Teamwork & Leadership.

Job History

  • 2018
  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
  • 2008
  • 2007
  • 2006
  • 2005
  • BairesDev

    Buenos Aires, Argentina

    Frontend Developer

    From January 2017, to present


    I Joined the company to participate in a project that connects customers to brands and companies based on categories and quality reviews.

    Since the beginning I felt comfortable debating and proposing ideas to the team. Spotting areas to improve based on previous experiences in the field.

    It's been a great challenge to work in a framework-free environment. It helps me to think how things are done instead of finding a packaged solution.

    • Develop custom components from scratch, based on modular architecture.

    • Contributing to improve project scalability.

  • Globallogic

    Buenos Aires, Argentina

    Frontend Developer

    From January 2015, to January 2017


    Globallogic gave me the oportunity to learn and enter the big leagues of development. I had the chance to perfect my skills, and learn A LOT about how things are done in high end projects.

    Participated in three different projects. A trade market simulator, a private travel agency for highend customers and a home security product retailer.

    Working with the most talented people opened a new world of knowledge and possibilities for me.

    • Created a custom-made mobile first framework for a website project

    • Contributed to the style guide definitions of the projects I was part of

    • Mentoring and teaching best practices for Frontend prototyping with HTML and CSS

  • axeso5

    Buenos Aires, Argentina

    Web Designer

    From November 2011, to January 2015


    axeso5 is a videogame publisher, it had a lot of potential and growth in Latin America with millions of players in the continent.

    It was my first full-time web based job and the kickoff of my career as a frontend designer.

    I designed from static assets to fully interactive websites. I had the chance to contribute to the company growth, participated in new projects and ideas for the company's most successful time.

    • Designed a new brand guide and corporate identity for the company

    • Improved web performance and customer conversion rate applying different design, communication and development strategies

    • Designed and develop a customized social network for the players

  • Playboy Venezuela

    Caracas, Venezuela

    Art Director

    From November 2009, to March 2011


    During the time I worked in Playboy® Magazine, had the chance to get involved in massive editorial production, working with top class brands and influential people.

    • Transformed the magazine layout and refreshed it's design style

    • Helped increase the sales numbers

    • Targeted new audiences with an style aligned with current trends

    • Participated in the conceptualization of different sections and photoshoots for the magazine

  • Minauri

    Caracas, Venezuela

    Graphic Designer

    From October 2007, to November 2009


    Minauri and Quili are two associated companies in the homecraft business. They do both educational and editorial work.

    I Worked in many design tasks, from web design, brochures, advertising and magazines.

    • Increased the customer reach using SEO on the website for that time

    • Got involved in the company's growth by expanding the variety of contents and its quality

  • Lanzate

    Caracas, Venezuela

    Creative Director

    From January 2007, to July 2008


    Lanzate is a multimedia agency which started as a free distribution magazine oriented to highschool kids.

    I worked in the Design for “Lánzate” Magazine, advertisign, coporate design, animations and a large variety of printed and digital artworks.

    • Made digital yearbooks using flash

    • Improved the magazine design quality

  • JR Karreras

    Caracas, Venezuela

    Graphic Designer

    From September 2005, to March 2006


    JR Karreras was an advertising agency specialized in room ambientation.

    I worked with international brands such as Smirnoff® and Johnny Walker® using their guidelines to create 2d renders of fully customized stores.

    • Improved productivity by creating processes and methodologies that optimized the creation of renders

    • Improved the quality of deliverable artworks for the different client stores

  • Graus Graphics

    Caracas, Venezuela

    Graphic Designer

    From January 2005, to September 2005


    Graus was a small printing company, that specialized in business cards and invitations.

    It was my first job as a graphic designer and it helped me to improve and learn a lot with the graphic design tools.

    I had the freedom to experiment and play with creativity for the clients requirements

    • Boost up productivity and delivery


  • college

    IDDAR (Darias Design Institute)

    Visual Designer - 2009

  • highschool

    Colegio Simón Rodríguez

    Bachelor's degree in Science - 2002


  • Graphic Design

  • Adobe Photoshop

  • Adobe Illustrator

  • Adobe Indesign

  • HTML

  • CSS


  • SEO

  • Javascript

  • jQuery

  • AngularJS

  • reactJS