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Graphic Designer Social Media

San Jose, California, United States
November 08, 2018

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Visual Designer / Graphic Designer / Artist / Illustrator

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Passion, professionalism, and creativity that delivers quality, unique, distinctive designs and expected results

Extensive understanding of GUI and Visual Design principles working in a collaboration with UX team

Ability to produce user-friendly, intelligent and efficient visual concepts

Design of high-quality and high-resolution artwork, graphics, iconography, web components, and various illustrations

Thorough knowledge of web technologies, navigation and trends, human/computer interaction, web color theory and typography

Excellent tenure with dynamic corporations including Hewlett-Packard and Compaq supporting their marketing department, and their consumer products division

Hands on experience supporting web development and marketing teams with graphics, localization, iconography, and specifications for the consumer-facing web, intranet, and print projects

Experience in translating business objectives into creative visuals

Extensive experience in turning complex mechanical assembly instructions into easy to understand modern manuals. Expert-level illustration and photo retouching skills

Thorough knowledge of all aspects of print media

Work well under pressure and able to meet aggressive deadlines by prioritizing and managing work to meet critical project timelines in a fast-paced environment

Good team player but can work with limited or no supervision

Solid project/time management, detail-oriented, problem-solving, collaborative and organizational skills

Primarily, interface with marketing departments, project managers, business analysts and technical writers.

My work always requires me to quickly analyze and process various business and technical requirements to create graphics products that make complex things look simple.

Recognized for my abilities to; problem solves, succeed in fast-paced environments and complete assignments efficiently.

Effective verbal and written communication skills

The majority of my assignments are delivered utilizing agile methodologies.

Responsible and detail oriented. Understand the graphics design process for a variety of industries. Collaborate with editors, art directors, documentation managers, book publishers, printers, technical writers, and engineers. Estimate and consult on digital illustrations and design projects


Adobe Creative Suite CC 2018, MS Office, Keynote, Axure, Sketch


Consulting Positions

Samsung, San Jose, CA Apr’17 – Nov’18

Visual / Presentation Designer / Illustrator

Created clear, articulate and visually impactful presentations utilizing principles of visual design, layout, and information architecture/hierarchy and elements of storytelling

Supported Art Director and ARTIK team in creating compelling business communication materials including PowerPoint and Keynote presentations, with print, animation or user-interface work

Designed and developed UI patterns and reusable components

Experience with Sketch and Adobe Creative Suite for wire-framing and prototyping.

Brainstorming, conceptualization, development, and implementation of ad campaigns, social media

Design and implement graphics for the company products, storyboards, social media and website

Created customized icons, logo, brand identity, infographics, and illustrations

HGST Western Digital, San Jose, CA Feb’15 – Mar’17

Visual Designer/Illustrator

Visual Designer/Illustrator support the marketing department

Designed and developed UI patterns and reusable components

Responsible for creation of discovery deliverables including initial Adobe Creative Suite, sketches, and prototypes

Brainstorming, conceptualization, development, and implementation of ad campaigns, social media

Design and implement graphics for the company products, storyboards, social media and website

Created customized icons, infographics, and illustrations

Liquid Robotics, Sunnyvale, CA Dec’14 – Feb’15

Visual / Infographic Designer / Illustrator

Visual / Infographic Designer / Illustrator support marketing communications for launching and retrieving

Wave Gliders in the Pacific Ocean for exploration and scientific research

Created brand identity and guidelines, infographics, labels, manuals and illustrations

Confidential (Fortune 500, Microprocessor / Computing), Santa Clara, CA Mar’14 – Dec’14

Visual Designer / Illustrator, Software Division

Visual Designer / Illustrator supported new product development

Created Low and High-fidelity prototypes

Generated Visual design concepts working closely with UX team

Developed the common look and functionality to be migrated across the product suite to ensure user interface consistency

Worked with the production team to implement UI and create enhancements to optimize user experience

Created brands and guidelines, mockups, wireframes, icons for Android smartphone

Keynote and PowerPoint presentations

Giant Creative Strategy, San Francisco, CA Sep’13 – Mar’14

Visual Designer / Illustrator, Healthcare Division

As a Visual Designer / Illustrator supported marketing communications with branding for healthcare projects

Supported all graphics and complex digital images and detail illustrations for Angioplasty operations

Created presentations to transform and communicate clear graphic images for intricate medical procedures

Keynote and PowerPoint presentations

Nicotrim Botanical Supplement, Palo Alto, CA Jul’11 – Sep’13

Graphic Designer / Illustrator, Packaging Division

Graphic Designer / Illustrator supported marketing, brand identity and packaging for anti-smoking products

Created brand identity and packaging design for anti-smoking supplements

Keynote and PowerPoint presentations

OmniEnviro, Oakland, CA Jan’10 – Jul’11

Visual Designer / Illustrator, Consumer Product Division

As a Visual Designer / Illustrator supported all in-house customer-facing projects

Produced detailed design specifications for various projects which included mockups and wireframes

Designed user interface for desktop and Web-based products, from conceptualization and detailed user interface and functionality design through implementation

Worked with UX team and engineers to build new features and improve the design

Collaborated with development staff and management to implement improvements to various designs

Created graphics for website, logos, brand identity, labels, and illustrations

Responsible for photo retouching, editing of images used in both web and print advertising

Navis Part of Cargotec Corporation, Oakland, CA Oct’08 – Dec’09

Graphic Designer / Illustrator, Software Division

Graphic Designer / Illustrator supported all in-house customer-facing projects

Created brochures, flyers, templates, brand identity and marketing material for domestic and international tradeshows

Hewlett-Packard, Cupertino, CA Jan’97 – Sep’08

Visual Designer / Illustrator, Marketing Department, Consumer Products Division

Visual Designer / Illustrator supported all in-house customer-facing projects

Provided support for Intranet web dev. teams for all aspects of image production, screen redesign specifications, mockups, wireframes, storyboards and carry them through to completion

Supported HP web marketing efforts by designing and producing web graphics, localization, presentations, brand identity, digital imagery, and iconography

Collaborated with UX team, advertisers and production managers to market HP products

Responsible for photo retouching of images used in both web and print advertising

Designed and produced consumer packaging for numerous product lines including chassis, monitors, printers, keyboards, and accessories

Designed icons, logos, brochures, and marketing collateral

Designed corporate and product banner images

Keynote and PowerPoint presentations

Created all illustrations (both computer and traditional) for HP-branded product lines

Designed and illustrated posters, user guides, and manuals for HP Pavilion Computers Product Line as well as several types of Servers for the HP Servers Division and the Clustered HP Server Environments

Efficiently produced high-quality work on time and to specification

Conducted photo shoots for a variety of products


MFA, Academy of Art, Russia - 1995

Computer Graphics Certification, Foothill and De Anza Colleges, CA – 2010


Publish and exhibit artwork in books, publications, shows, and manuals. Received numerous recognitions, awards,

and honors

The Ultimate Guide to Painter, S & A Greenberg, SYBEX, New York, NY

Fractal Design (International Competition), 2nd Prize Winner

“Art Expo” Exhibition: Macworld-Boston, Silicon Gallery-Philadelphia, Seybold San Francisco

Apple Computer Show - Exhibition, Paris-France

Computer Art Exhibition, Silicon Gallery-Philadelphia, PA

Computer Artist Magazine, March/April, Featured Illustration

Micro Publishing News, Featured Illustration

Fractal Design Painter Creative Techniques, J. Sutton, Hayden Books, Indianapolis, Indiana

Painter 5 Studio Secrets, Adele and Seth Greenberg, IDG Books

Awards for Excellence, HP Pavilion PC, Technical Publication Competition

How to Do Everything with Illustrator CS, David Karlins, Mc Graw Hill Osborne

Awards for Excellence, HP Pavilion PC, Technical Publication Competition

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