Alistair Burch [ Creating since 1999 ]
UXUIVisual Design
Rotherhithe, London, UK
Photoshop, Flash, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, InDesign, XD, Adobe Suite, Omnigraffle, Axure, Jira, Zeplin, HTML, CSS.
UX, UI, Visual Design, Flash, Illustration, IA, Graphic Design, Brand Design, Basic Front-end Dev.

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Senior UX/UI/Visual Designer
July 2013 – Sept 2016
Working as their first and only inhouse designer. I was brought onboard not only to design all their products, but to advise on best practice and procedures in all things UX/UI.

I worked on all their Web Apps, Marketing Websites, Kiosk interfaces and Mobile Enabled Experiences.

I colaborated with MDs, PMs, Developers and Internal Users during the full life cycle of each product.From Initial Brief, User Journeys & Profiles, Wireframes, Designs, Dev Specs and UAT.
UX/UI/Digital Designer
July – Dec 2012 & Feb - March 2013
Working with Deluxe Media to produce User Stories, Site Maps, Wireframes, Designs and Developer specs for a Video Media Management Application.

Designs and UX had to work for industry professionals and be adaptive and flexible enough to work for large format monitors or small tablet/mobile screens.

Also producing Design Guide for BarclayCard Mobile.
LOGO Diaku   
UI/UX Consultant/Designer
March – July 2012
My role was to produce graphics, designs, reusable components, specs and user flows for Lloyds Bank’s internal data management online application. My task was to completely revamp and overhaul an old legacy system they already had.

LOGO Ask Jeeves
Senior Digital/Graphic Designer
Oct 2011 – Feb 2012 & March - Oct 2010
I worked for Ask Jeeves twice. My role consisted of Brand consultant, Marketing design, Web/UI Design and IOS Mobile App UX/UI/Design/Spec creation.

During this period my key responsibility was of Product and UI design, sometimes crossing into marketing designs when required. I working closely with the Managing Director and all heads of departments and involved presenting designs at boardroom meetings.

My main task was to redevelop and modernise askjeeves.com. Alongside this I provided design and guidance for the day-to-day running of the site and its marketing output. I mentor Junior Designers within the company and help brainstorm new products and I managed external design resources. I also was involved with recruiting and interviewing for my replacement.
LOGO Virgin Media
Digital/UI Designer
March 2012
Creating designs for a Tivo App to go on a TV set-top boxes, using Adobe Illustrator and Flash.

Senior Digital/Graphic Designer
March 2012
I was brought on-board their games design department to troubleshoot a project they had conceptualised but needed fleshing out and sanity checking. The project was an innovative and unusual interface for both web and mobile.

Senior Web Designer & Front-end Developer
June 2011 – Oct 2011
During this period, my role was for an environmental company. My role was to design and build their web site. I worked with the team to produce a design brief, then produced wireframes, then prototypes, then full designs. Once approved, I went on to build the site in Wordpress and create a theme from scratch. Once this was approved we went ahead and populated the site with content.

Senior Digital & UI Designer
Oct 2010 – March 2011
My key responsibilities were producing graphical designs, concepts and assets for the yell.com and it’s many channels.

LOGO Ark Workplace Risk
UI/UX/Brand/Flash/Print/Graphic Designer
Jan 2009 – Nov 2009
My main task was initially a GUI Designer for their online application software. However, my role developed into designing the interfaces, creating icons and building the front-end pages etc.

I was also their brand designer for a number of their products and web sites. I also looked after their print and marketing output as well as looking after logo redesigns and flash demos.

LOGO Vodafone
Graphic Designer (Web, Print, Flash)
Aug 2008 – Oct 2008
During this period I was the only In-House Graphic Designer for Vodafone’s Strand Office.

I worked for the Marketing team, designing web sites, flash banners, PowerPoint presentations, newsletters and print work. My initial project was to redesign the product homepage for ZYB (one of Vodafone’s sister companies). I used focus groups and in-house feedback to create the new ZYB look and feel.
LOGO Europa Point Ventures
Flash/Animator/Illustrator/Web Build
March 2008 – July 2008
At Europa Point Ventures I was recruited to design and build Flash online Casino games for the Chinese market. I design, illustrate and build themed slot machines, which include all Chinese translations. I also designed and built the interface for all their games.

My other duties include some web build and mentoring/training other designers.
LOGO Hearst digital
Senior Graphic Designer
Dec 2007 – Jan 2008
At Hearst I designed and built their corporate web site and implemented a simple CMS programme (Adobe Contribute). I designed and built everything from scratch, learned Contribute, then briefed the marketing team on how to use it.
LOGO Endemol
Senior Flash Designer and Illustrator
Dec 2006 – April 2007
Yahoo Poker – online Flash tutorials and quizzes, Blue Square – skinning and developing an online interactive betting form, Deal or No Deal – online flash gambling game based on the TV quiz show, Golden Balls – online flash gambling game based on the TV quiz show, Various Casino Flash Games – conceptualised, designed, and front-end built.

LOGO UKBetting
Senior Graphic/Web/Games Designer
June 2005 – Jan 2006
I was an all round Designer for an online Casino and Poker company.

LOGO BettingCorp
Senior Graphic/Web/Print/Games Designer
Jan 2003 – June 2005
I was an all round Designer for an online/iTV Casino and Poker company.