Paulo Branco

Paulo Branco

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At a glance

RESIDENCE

Sydney, Australia

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Graphic Design

HOBBIES

Cooking and photography

About me

I’m a Designer doing mainly digital interfaces but still enjoying getting my hands “dirty” with some code.

For the last eleven years I have been doing range of things — from interaction and user interface design through web development.

My goal is always to create beautiful, useful and accessible experiences.

My Skills

Methodologies, coding and applications

User centred design

Agile

Accessibility

HTML/CSS

Bootstrap

jQuery

Photoshop

Axure

Illustrator

curriculum vitae

Education

Understanding mobile UX: Principles & Prototyping

General Assembly

Day workshop

12/2014

A workshop focused on the principles of great mobile user experience, and the process and tools for rapid mobile prototyping.

Researching mobile experiences

OzChi 2014

Day workshop

12/2014

Workshop focused on methods for researching mobile experiences.

User Experience Design

General Assembly

12 weeks part-time

2014

The course main focus was in the design process thinking and user centred design, going through the common UX processes such as content gathering, quantitive and qualitative data gathering and analysis, card sorting, site mapping, user journeys, user flows, feature prioritization, sketching, wire framing and user testing.

Professional Certificate in Web Accessibility Compliance (WCAG 2.0)

University Of South Australla / Media Access Australia

6 weeks

04/2014 - 06/2014

Course was based manly on W3C accessibility standards and WCAG 2.0 techniques with real world problem evaluations and hands on assignments.

Web Accessibility Techniques and Testing

Vision Australia

Day workshop

05/2014

Workshop focus on common accessibility problems and practical techniques to confidently address and test for issues on their website or within a web application. Based on WCAG 2.0 Level AA standards, this workshop demonstrates design and code solutions to achieve accessibility conformance.

Certificate II in Multimedia

Central College Sydney - Australia

1 Years - full-time

2006

Bachelor of Graphic Design

Estácio de Sá University - Brazil

3.5 Years - full-time

2002 - 2005

Graduate Diploma - Web Design

Microcamp - Brazil

2 Years - part-time

2001 - 2003

Diploma - Information Technology

FSM - Brazil

3 years - full-time

1999 - 2001

Work Experience

Fuji Xerox DMS

UI/UX designer

Present

06/2013 - Present

Creating personas and user-flows based on survey results and business requirements always with user centred design approach. Also as part of my daily duties, I need to create low and high fidelity wire-frames, proto-typing, design/develop interfaces, client facing presentations, daily scrums with the development team and HTML/CSS guidance for the front-end team.

Hot House Interactive

Front-end developer

< 1 Year

08/2012 - 06/2013

Developing and maintaining websites using HTML, CSS, JS/Jquery. Worked mainly on toyota.com.au website, Pepper Loan and Foxtel Arena.

iMarketspace

Senior front-end developer/ UI designer

2.5 years

03/2009 - 08/2012

My role at iMarketspace involved requirement gathering with clients, wire framing, website design and development (HTML/CSS/Jquery), email campaigns and web apps.

Tenth House Recruitment

Free-Lance Web Designer

1 Year

2008 - 2009

Free-Lance Web Designer working on diverse clients. Main duties include flash design, HTML and CSS.

ESTÁCIO DE SÁ UNIVERSITY

Junior Web Designer

1 Year

2004 - 2005

Redesigned, updated and maintained the university’s entire external web access - www.estacio.br including the design and creation of banners, front-end development and image manipulation.

TOQUE A CAMPAINHA

Web Designer

< 1 Year

2004 - 2004

Designed and implemented web-based customer interface for online shopping using Photoshop, Dreamweaver, and Corel Draw. Coordinated photography of products and managed relationship with advertising agency: web site toqueacampainha.com.br

UNIBLOCK ZANOTTI BRASIL

Junior Web Designer

1.5 Years

2002 - 2004

Developed applications for web utilisation of ASP, SQL, Dreamweaver, Flash , Photoshop and Corel Draw. Created, implemented, updated and maintained web site and responsible for the graphic design of advertisements released in specialist magazine publications.

INFOTEC RIO

Junior Web Developer

< 1 Years

2002 - 2003

Created, implemented, updated and maintained web site using ASP, SQL database, HTML and Flash.

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