Marina Ierides

Design Engineer, Interaction Designer

Level
Junior
Location
United Kingdom
Availability
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About me

Design Engineer with a specialization in Interactive and Experiential Design. Graduate of MArch, Design for Performance and Interaction at the Bartlett, UCL

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Skills

  • Design
  • Problem Solving
  • Prototyping
  • Adobe
  • Cinema 4D
  • Fusion360
  • Creative
  • Interaction Design
  • Model Making
  • UX Design

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Bompas & Parr

    Bompas & Parr

    • Design
  • F

    Freelance

    • Queen Mary University of London

      Queen Mary University of London

      • Education & Research
    • D

      DePuy Synthes

      Work history

      Currently

      Experiential Designer

      ABR Studio

      Jul 2020
      • Nicosia, Cyprus
      • Full Time
      • Creating unique experiences in the arts, culture, and events fields, through immersive installations, interactive and multi-sensory objects, and architecture.

      Currently

      Visiting Design Tutor

      Queen Mary University of London

      Jan 2020
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Part Time
      • Visiting tutor in the core Design Studio modules – tutorial-style sessions where the students are encouraged to think and develop as an independent designer, supported by visiting professionals. Courses taking the module: 'BEng, Design, Innovation and Creative Engineering', 'BSc Creative Computing', and 'BEng Materials and Design'.

      2020

      Design Intern

      DBLG

      Feb 2020 - May 2020
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • During the time I spent in DBLG London, I was able to experience the workflow and process of a high caliber design studio and understand the industry standards. I had the opportunity to collaborate with designers and brands with a high impact in the design world. I spent most of my time designing a VR experience around the work of a fashion brand.

      2019

      Projection Mapping Specialist and Content Designer

      Freelance

      Jul 2019 - Sep 2019
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Designing and creating content, as well as being in charge of the projection mapping of the project. The Odeon iSense advertisement film features a series of visuals projected onto the actors' faces. This allowed the film to become visually very captivating and vivid. ​

      2019

      Jun 2019 - Jul 2019
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Created and designed the content shown on the annual event to celebrate the end of the academic year and to award the best students of the school, followed by a party in the main square of the university.

      2018

      Jul 2018 - Sep 2018
      • Leeds, United Kingdom
      • Internship
      • After a successful project was done for the company during my last year in university, the collaboration continued for 2 months during the summer. Working on developing my project further, taking part in brainstorming sessions and finding design solutions for new product development were my main tasks during the time in DePuy.

      2018

      Branding and Graphic Design Fellow

      Amble maps

      Jan 2018 - Mar 2018
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Build the image of the start-up, working on all the aspects of the branding and graphic design.

      2017

      Data Researcher

      More than Carrots

      Feb 2017 - Mar 2017
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Collection of Data to improve an online database of restaurants offering vegetarian options.

      2016

      Lighting Designer

      LEDScience

      Jul 2016 - Jul 2016
      • Cyprus
      • Internship
      • As an Intern in LED Science, I learned and worked on AutoCAD, understood the process followed to design and execute a project. Worked in ordering and tracking of items.

      Education

      Currently

      Design for Performance and Interaction (MArch)

      Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL

      Oct 2018
      • London, United Kingdom
      • A course focusing on interactive installation design, creative technology, and computational art.

      Currently

      Design, Innovation and Creative Engineering (BEng)

      Queen Mary University of London

      Sep 2015
      • London, United Kingdom
      • A three-year course that develops design thinking and problem solving skills.

      Awards

      2020

      Exhibition: Fountain of Hygiene at the Design Museum

      Design Museum

      • Part of the Fountain of Hygiene Exhibition at the Design Museum, running from July to September 2020.

      2020

      Exhibition: EXIT at the Ugly Duck Gallery

      Ugly Duck

      • EXIT exhibition at Ugly Duck to mark the end of the Gallery operating within that space. [postponed]

      2020

      Fountain of Hygiene: Hygiene Innovation Beyond Sanitiser

      Bompas & Parr

      • 1st Runner Up for People's Choice Award.

      2019

      Exhibition: Future of Retail at the Samsung Flagship Store London

      Samsung UK

      • Part of the Samsung Flagship Store Exhibition during the opening week.

      2019

      Exhibition: Interactive Architecture Lab Spring Exhibition

      Interactive Architecture Lab

      • Our project was showcased in the Spring Exhibition of IALab.

      2019

      Exhibition: Interactive Architecture Lab Summer Exhibition

      Interactive Architecture Lab

      • Our project was showcased in the Summer Exhibition of IALab.

      2018

      Winner of conference competition on Materials and Design Exchange

      The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining

      • A competition based on the best product design that uses innovative materials to create a product that lies under the health category.

      2018

      • Graduated with a BEng First Class Honours