I am a highly driven user experience designer and information architect, and have extensive experience in designing websites and bespoke CMS for a variety of blue chip clients. My natural creativity, eye for detail and keen interest in new technologies ensures that I am able to make valuable contributions to any web development team.
Lead Information Architect / UX Designer, Skyron (http://skyron.co.uk)
Oct 2007 – Sept 2009
As the lead information architect at Skyron, I took ownership of a variety of projects including B2B, B2C and E-Commerce websites, Extranets, Marketing Microsites, Document Management Tools and Content Management Systems. As well as traditional information architecture tasks, my role also encompassed account management, project management and presenting for all user experience design issues.
User research : User testing : Iterative testing methodologies : Business requirements gathering : Competitor analysis : Personas : User journeys : Sitemapping : Wireframing : Specifications : Taxonomy : Copywriting : Prototyping : Presentations : Account management : Scheduling : Budgeting : Project management
Axure RP : Microsoft Visio : OmniGraffle : Photoshop CS4 : Flash CS4 : Illustrator CS4 : Silverback : Novamind
PhD Information Technology & Design (Part-Time)
London College of Communication, UAL - Oct 2009 – Sept 2014 (Ongoing)
MA Interactive Media
London College Communication, UAL - Oct 2006 – Sept 2007
BSc Economics with Actuarial Studies
University of Southampton - Oct 2002 - Jul 2005