Adrian Forster

UX Designer

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  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom

Skills

 

  • Branding
  • CSS
  • Html
  • Interaction Design
  • Adobe
  • UI Design
  • Axure
  • User Testing
  • Sketch
  • Sustainability
  • Mobile Responsive Design
  • User Centred Design
  • User Flow Diagrams
  • Framer Studio
  • Ux User Experience

Work history

UX Designer

Sustain Chain

Oct 2015
  • • Eliciting requirements – interviews and workshops with key stakeholders • Personas – creating in-depth personas to ensure a user-centric design • User Story & User Journey documentation • UX Design – creating detailed wireframes (Axure RP) for use in communicating functionality • Presentations – presenting results to the business owner, product manager and key staff • Process Modelling – transforming complex requirements into simple, logical system processes

2015

Mid-level UX Designer

Crowdmix

May 2015 - Sep 2015
  • Crowdmix - a unique social music platform. Launching in 2016. - Research & Personas - interviews and workshops with users and key stakeholders - Information Architecture (Xmind) - User Stories & User Journey documentation - User Flows & Wire-framing - (Sketch and Axure) - Interaction Design - (Sketch, Framer) - Rapid Prototyping (Axure RP, Framer, InVision, Sketch, Adobe CS) - User Testing

2015

Senior UX Designer

Unified Technologies Ltd

Jul 2014 - Feb 2015
  • Feasibility study and R&D into an 'indoor friend finding app' for iOS with a supporting web-based admin. • Eliciting requirements – interviews and workshops with key stakeholders • Personas – creating in-depth personas to ensure a user-based project • User Story & User Journey documentation • UX Design – creating detailed wireframes (Axure RP) for use in communicating functionality • Presentations – presenting results to the business owner, product manager and key staff • Process Modelling – transforming complex requirements into simple, logical system processes

2015

Senior UX Designer

The Art of Bespoke

Mar 2014 - May 2015
  • Initiated, suggested, and spearhead major UI re-factorings for a more intuitive user-experience. Designed elegant solutions to complex workflows. Acted as the user-advocate during the development process, subjecting early-stage designs to usability testing or expert review, and offered implementation suggestions from a user-centred perspective. Contributed knowledge of user interface best practices and standards and used research-related services, theories and methods to support my recommendations. Developed wireframes, behavioral specifications and personas.

Education

2015

User Experience Design

General Assembly

May 2015 - Aug 2015
  • 12 week part-time course

2002

BSc Multimedia Computing

University of Westminster

May 1999 - Jun 2002
  • Dissertation - Dissertation titled “Investigation in to Web Usabilty”

1999

B-tech Communication Design Multimedia

Richmond Upon Thames College

Aug 1996 - Jun 1999
  • including A Level, Business, English and Media Studies