Resume

I am qualified to provide you with the design solutions you need.

About Me

I'm an introspective, design thinking, restlessly curious, autodidact trying to understand my place in the universe. I am a User Experience Designer with an Industrial Design background. Seeking out and understanding complex problems is my specialty. I am looking forward to working with you.

(602) 316-2539
charlesestes.designer@gmail.com
Chicago, IL
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Work Experience

Freelance
UX & UI Design
Sep 2015 - Present

Building and implementing my UX design process on client projects while improving upon my communication skills while working remotely.

Intelligent Product Solutions
Design Intern
Jun 2015 - Sep 2015

Worked with designers and engineers to create physical goods and UX/UI applications. Here I became more familiar with the entire design process from concept to implementation.

Education

Arizona State University
BSD Industrial Design
Sep 2011 - May 2015

Four years of focused learning on the subject of product design, human factors, user research, and design thinking.

Distinctions:
IDSA Merit Award Nomination
Spring 2015
Design Excellence Nomination
Spring 2014

Skills

General

Learning

Organization

Planning

UX Design

Visual Design

Programming

Software Proficiencies

Photoshop CC

Illustrator CC

Indesign CC

Experience Design CC

Sketch

Invision App

Capabilities

User-Centered Research

Research uncovers user needs and allows for more meaningful solutions and more successful products.

User Experience Design

Personas, Requirements Documentation, Wireframing, Prototyping? I use an iterative four phased approach to create the best user experience for you and your customers.

Visual/Graphic Design

The form of a product or the elements of a UI create an emotional connection with your product.

Front-End Development

I'm not just a designer. I can build your static website using HTML, CSS, and JQuery too.