Senior Level Designer
Experience with Responsive Design, Bootstrap, Wordpress and CMS
Basic Understanding of PHP and MySQL
Knowledge of User Experience Process, Methods and Philosophy - Including Understand Business Requirement & Goals, User Personas, Competition Analysis & Idea Concept Research, Wireframing, Prototyping & User Testing, UI Design, Gather Feedback, Make Improvements
Composition, Components, Concepts
Brand Identity, Logo & Icon Design, Typography, Color, Image & Spacing Balance
Adobe Creative Suite: Acrobat, InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Flash, Premier and After Effects
Microsoft Office: Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Apple: Pages, Keynote, Numbers
Macintosh OSX Environment
Strategy: Content Development. Gather project goals and business requirements for user interaction.
Personas: Customer Analysis. Snap shot of target audience profile.
Research: Competitor Analysis. Research design and user interaction idea trends based of business requirements.
Prototype: Structure Development. Create low fidelity sketch wireframe and high fidelity detailed prototype for early testing along with iteration. Track goals and integration. Generate user guides and storyline.
Design: Visual Development. Create UI visual elements. Coordinated with back end developers for UX interactivity and animation. Test for adaptation on all device screen sizes.
Analyze: Track goals and integration. Monitor and gather user feedback. Make adjustments & improvements. Analysis and iteration.
Brainstorming: Collaborate with client to understand project goals and objectives along with target audience, deadline, budget requirements, soundtrack, sound effects, voice-over and script creation.
Storyboarding: Visualize ideas as sketches in storyboard depicting a storyline, narrative and movement to show how the message will be communicated.
Presentation: Present storyboard along with soundtrack/voice-over example to client and get sign-off approval.
Animation: Proceed to animate each and every scene in the storyboard. This is not a quick process and may take several weeks to complete.
Sign-Off: Meet with client and present results of completed animation. Changes are common at this stage.
Delivery: Once animation is complete, proceed with video rendering process and deliver animation in desired format.
Identify: Understand the problem and identify the goal.
Research: Gathering information, modern trends, technologies and examples.
Conceptualize: Brainstorm solutions, visualize concepts, and sketch out ideas.
Design: Selecting and Arranging Visual Elements to Deliver a Message and Move Emotions.
Present: Communicate Concepts and Logic Behind Solutions While Being Open-Minded to Constructive Criticism.
Complete: Produce Final Workable Web, Print or Video Outcome For Desired Results.
Analyze: Measure Results and Refine Components If Needed.
Web, Print, & Video Responsibilities Include: Website Development & Design, Web Banners, Responsive Email Design, Video Editing, Logos, Sales Flyers, Large Format Banners, Presentation Slides, Photography, and Catalogs
Web, Video & Print Responsibilities Included: Website Development & Design, Email Campaigns, Flash Animation, Video Editing, Presentation Slides, Event Logos, Brochures, Sales Flyers
Web & Print Responsibilities Included: Website Development & Design, Email Marketing, Flash Development, Corporate Identities, Style Guides, Logo Designs, Print Ads, Direct Mail, Sales Collateral
Print, Web & Apparel Responsibilities Included: Websites Development, Flash Animation, Posters, Packaging, Magazine Ads, Banners, Catalogs Collaboration, Apparel Concept & Design for Jackets, Hats, Shorts, Gloves, and T-Shirts
Web Development & Photography Included: Designed and maintain database driven website. Product Photography and Mac Tech
Print, Web & Apparel Responsibilities Included: Catalog, Packaging, Magazine Ads, Banners, Posters, Websites Development, Flash Animation and T-Shirt Graphic Designs.
Graphic & Lettering Responsibilities Included: Dialog and Visual Effect Formatting and Layout for Worldwide Distributed Graphic Novels and Comic Books. Collaboration with Writers and Artists to Brainstorm Ideas and Enhance Layout Design.
Graphic & Marketing Responsibilities Included: Media Kits, Sales Pamphlet, Print Ads, P.O.P., Event Programs, and all Marketing Collateral. Negotiated Bids with Printers and Vendors. Assisted in Weekly Magazine Layout and Output Production.