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Qualified User Interface Artist / User Experience Designer with focus on optimal efficiency, simplicity, and functionality

As a Korean/Canadian, I can speak English and Korean fluently and I have an everlasting thirst to learn about different cultures in the world.

PROFESSIONAL WORK EXPERIENCES

UI / UX Designer
airG Inc, Vancouver Canada, March 2017 – Present
• Designing UI/UX for various types of mobile apps.

UI Artist/ UX Designer
Wooga GmbH, Berlin Germany, Feb 2016 – Jan 2017
• Creating and designing UI/UX and game graphics for leading mobile games; Jelly Splash iOS/Android.

UI Artist/ UX Designer
Goodgame Studios, Hamburg Germany, May 2015 – Jan 2016
• Creating UI/UX with heavy game design influence for the unannounced AAA game title.

UI Artist
Relic Entertainment/SEGA, Vancouver Canada, April 2014 – Jan 2015
• Intensive UI/UX Design and Game Art creation in a successful franchise game Company of Heroes 2- The Western Front Armies and Ardennes Assualt with creating concepts, wireframes, mockups, user testing and iterative design changes.

Game Artist
Wooga GmbH, Berlin Germany, July 2012 – Jan 2014
• Creating and designing UI/UX and game graphics for leading mobile games; Diamond Dash iOS/Android, Bubble Island iOS, Pocket Village iOS and Jelly Splash for Kakao.

Web Designer
Gogiro Internet Group, Vancouver Canada, Sep 2008 – Sep 2010
• Developing conceptual websites and populating them from templates

Graphic Designer
Impact Production, Winnipeg Canada, Nov 2005 – May 2008
• Creating and updating imageries for IPTV system in Princess Auto Ltd across Canada as marketing graphics.

MASTERS WORK EXPERIENCES

Project Manager/ Game Designer, University of British Columbia, Vancouver Canada, Jan 2011 – April 2011
• Creating and designing a social network website, Social Media Intranet Learning Environment (SMILE), using Drupal the open-source CMS, and a game prototype which has educational value.

Graphic Artist, Microsoft Government Division of Canada and British Columbia Innovation Council, Sep 2010 – Jan 2011
• Creating characters design and animation for two educational games, Nom Nom Rider and Banana Samurai, about the healthy living for younger kids based on Canada Food Guide.
• Producing a game on Windows 7 Phone with launching of the device and Microsoft Cloud technology based web game.

Graphic Designer, de Gaspe Beaubien Foundation and One Drop Foundation (Cirque du Soleil), Montreal Canada, May 2010 – Aug 2010
• Creating graphics for a social game prototype in Facebook space, code name Operation H2O, with the message about water conservation.

Graphic Designer, Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Vancouver Canada, Jan 2010- June 2010
• Producing informative animated clips for the self- serve decision aid tool, the ANSWER Tool website as a part of web-based research project in Arthritis Society of BC.
• Compositing photos with filters and effects for a unique look and animate them into video formatted clips.

CREATIVE SKILLS

• Graphic Design
• User Experience / User Interface Design
• Game Design
• Web Design
• E-Learning

TECHNICAL SKILLS

• Most strong – Sketch, Invision, Zeplin, Photoshop, Illustrator, Animate (Flash), Flinto
• Comfort to use –Axure, Dreamweaver, Premiere Pro, After Effects
• Able to use – Unity, Xcode, Flash Develop, XHTML, Unreal Motion Graphics

EDUCATION

Usability and User Experience, Certificate, International Software Quality Institute (iSQI), UK/Germany, 2016
Masters of Digital Media, Masters, Great Northern Way Campus, BC Canada, 2009 – 2011
Digital Audio Visual Production, Certificate, Red River College, MB Canada, 2007 – 2008
Website Development, Certificate, Red River College, MB Canada, 2006 – 2007
Fine Arts (Graphic Design), Bachelor, University of Manitoba, MB Canada, 2004 – 2007