Lead UX/UI Designer with over 9 years experience working across a range of online products including large scale website builds, online Annual Reports and progressive web apps for FTSE100/250 clients
Lead UX/UI Designer - Unmortgage
July 2018 – November 2018
Unmortgage is a brand new approach to home ownership. As a part of the Customer Experience team, I helped to build a strong understanding of our customers through research. I then leveraged the research to define intuitive user flows, and created a scalable set of UI components, helping to achieve great outcomes for both the company and our customers.
Design Systems Lead - IG
February 2018 - July 2018
IG offer a multitude of products ranging from native apps to web-based trading platforms. I was brought in to identify fragmentation across their product range and create a design system to act as a central location for a live inventory of UI components, style guides, assets, code snippets, developer guidelines and more.
Lead Digital Designer – SampsonMay
February 2015 - February 2018
I was responsible for shaping digital experiences. Using my previous knowledge of digital corporate communications, I was able to produce thoughtful, insightful products that facilitated conversations for a range of FTSE250 clients. I was heavily involved in defining the user experiences of these products, from corporate websites and online annual reports to interactive exhibition work.
Senior Interactive Designer – Addison Group (Now SuperUnion)
August 2014 - February 2015
I was responsible for creating engaging digital experiences for a range of FTSE100 clients, including Tesco Plc and BG Group. I also mentored junior members of the team and ensured a high standard of output.
Interactive Designer – Addison Group (Now SuperUnion)
August 2013 - August 2014
Interactive Designer – The Group
July 2011 - August 2013
Junior Interactive Designer – The Group
August 2009 - July 2011
Design Systems with Brad Frost – InVision
17 April 2018
While building IG's design system, I attended a workshop led by Brad Frost. It gave me the skills to comprehensively audit the existing design of a business, pitch major changes to stakeholders, develop a robust and scalable design system and ensure a smooth and seamless transition.
BA Hons (2:1) Graphic Communication – University of Essex
2006 - 2009