I enjoy working across the product development cycle; starting with initial design thinking and research, validating ideas through user-testing prototypes before working on high-fidelity designs and helping with their front-end implementation. I have four years of industry experience, first working for Touchpress (an iOS app developer) then Amphio (a digital design agency). Along side these jobs I have completed freelance design and development work for clients such the South India Coffee Company, NHS, Comic Relief and Nominet Trust. Prior to this I studied Graphic Design at Sheffield Hallam graduating with first-class honours.
- Designing a game for Fondation Louis VuittonThe Fondation Louis Vuitton is a private initiative that promotes and supports contemporary artistic projects. They wished to raise awareness of their brand in a previously untapped age group. After the success of our previous project, a childrenʼs mini-game app titled ‘Archi Moiʼ, the Fondation wanted another game suitable for 11–18 year olds. The result was a ‘one touch mechanicʼ game incorporating a musical theme, called ‘Lucky Vibesʼ.
- Running design sprints with the Institute of PhysicsThe IOP are a scientific charity that promote the advancement of physics. Their overall aim was to become a more digitally focussed organisation. We decided to start by running several Google Venture-esq design sprints to get to know the organisation, teach design thinking processes to its staff and start to identify areas where we could make the biggest difference. Together, we ran several design sprints to teach the staff design thinking, and highlight areas where new services would be most ef
Design Lead & Front-end DeveloperAmphio
- London, United KingdomFull Time
Led design sprints with external clients like the Institute of Physics. These design thinking sessions including stakeholder interviews, sketching ideas, storyboarding, rapid prototyping and user testing to verify ideas and drive both design and business decisions. UX and UI design for iOS, Android, hybrid & web apps ranging from services for the Institute of Physics, tools for G. Henle Verlag and games for Fondation Louis Vuitton. The process included creating user-flows, high-fidelity prototyping, usability tests and creating & maintaining design systems. Responsible for the front-end development of web and iOS designs. Experienced working in Agile/Scrum methodology and using Git for version control. Experienced in articulating problems and explaining solutions to both the internal team, clients and other stakeholders. As the sole designer I was also responsible for hiring and managing freelance designers when necessary.
- Adobe Photoshop
- Html CSS
- Digital Prototyping
- Adobe Illustrator
- Adobe After Effects
- Design Thinking
- Agile Development