Adrian

Background

An experienced Lead Designer with 15 years digital agency, start-up and museum experience, working on web, mobile and gallery projects. Enjoys collaboration across teams and enthusiastically applies a user-centered design (UCD) approach to create visually beautiful and intuitive user experiences.

Excellent communication and project planning skills, ensures complex digital projects are managed confidently. As a manager enjoys mentoring and providing creative direction to other designers to help them produce consistently strong work.

Awards

Muse Award — Astronomy Photographer of the Year (2009)
Best of the Web Awards — Astronomy Photographer of the Year (2009)
Best of the Web Awards — Solar Stormwatch (2010)

Skills

  • Experience managing complex projects with many dependencies
  • Ability to work from design concept to final delivery
  • An excellent eye for detail and consistency, applied to all design work
  • Planning and facilitating creative workshops
  • Creating UI deliverables — sketches, wireframes, storyboards, UI toolkits & visual designs
  • Designing for different platforms, following a UCD approach
  • Rapid prototyping experience
  • Experience in effective collaboration within multidisciplinary teams
  • Confident working within an agile development process
  • Ability to articulate and present design decisions to key stakeholders
  • Creative Suite (Fireworks, Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Flash)
  • Standards-compliant XHTML/CSS