Christopher Yang

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OBJECTIVE

To obtain a challenging web designer position at a company with a creative emphasis and to develop a strong sense of design and creative skills.

HOBBIES

Multimedia in Digital Video Music: Classical & Acoustic Quitar
Computer Hardware Technologies Drawing & Painting

Experience

Lead UX Designer at Pearson English

03/2010 – Present Brisbane, CA

• Designing one product while managing 3 designers to meet other product UX needs.
•Collaborate with engineer and learning team to conceptualize, prototyping apps.
• Provide usability test and interaction design insights across a variety of high-profile
engagements.
•Work with Marketing to create promo materials, marketing site, create exciting promo video.

Senior Designer at Whittmanhart

09/2006 – 03/2009 Los Angeles, CA

• Supervised / Designed Mini-site & Flash Banners for major branding corporation.
• Designed conceptual layout and storyboard for client presentation.
• Designed / Maintained website contents as well as movie sites.

Web / Graphic Designer at Arena Solutions

04/2004 – 09/2006 San Mateo, CA

•Launched company website, produced promo campaigns.
•Conceptualized, designed Company sub section sites, emails using InDesign and Illustrator
for the cooperate Customers and internal usage.

Web Designer at AMAX Engineering Corp.

05/2002 – 04/2004 Fremont, CA

•Designed in – house and remote-site HTML and FLASH Banners.
•Designed product promo pages and manufacture store mini Sites, polish product images.

Graphic Designer at Spartan Bookstore

04/2001 – 04/2004 San Jose, CA

•Designed posters, fliers, web promo material.
•Took product photos. Designed 50th anniversary logo and its promotional items.

UI / Creative Designer at E-Bazaar

07/2000 – 01/2001 San Jose, CA

Created Web | UI Design| UI, Created co – branding web sites.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Art in Graphic Design at San Jose State University

2002 – 2006 San Jose, CA

Intensive upper devision design program, allow only 26 students each quarter. I learned corporate design, clean and lean layout.

Bachelor of Science in Communication / Design at University of California, Davis

1996 – 2000 David

Exhibitions

SJSU Design Exhibition in Korea Universities Group

Seoul, KyungWon, and SangMyung University Korean

Clients

Pearson, ELT, Anheuser busch, budweiser, nikon, sears, kelloggs, SU2C

Specialties

PrototypeWireframeUser interfaceVisual DesignWeb designUser Experience

Skills

photoshopillustratorindeignomnigraffleuxpinHTMLadobe premiereimoviefinal cut pro