Shahid Shafiq

UI + UX + Web Designer

This site is to showcase my UX/UI skills.  To see my photography, motion graphics, cinematography and other skills, visit www.sshafiq.com (Warning:  It's old and done in flash)

RESUME

PROFESSIONAL PROFILE

 

UI/UX Designer with a broad skill set including wireframing, user testing, user analysis, task flows, story boarding, prototyping and best practice recommendations from a usability/user experience perspective. Prior to becoming a UX/Interaction Designer, worked as a web, print and brand designer.  Also obtains strong knowledge of video production, photography and motion graphics.

 

Visit www.sshafiq.com to see photography and related work.

ACHIEVEMENTS

 

 

CEMA (Canadian Ethnic Media Award) Multimedia Award Winner.

Produced hundreds of websites, print art and logos designs.

Created Visual Effects for Presentations, Music Videos and Commercials.

Provided branding and corporate identity solutions to many businesses. such as Centennial College Alumni Association, PCPI, Bell Canada New Ventures and Canadian Multicultural Hockey League.

Worked on various projects for Giant Ventures, such as Rogers Centre, Bell, Coca Cola, Solo Mobile, Bell New Ventures, Toyota Scion and Pizza Pizza.

Shot several music videos including 'Odds Are' for Barenaked Ladies

SOFTWARE & LANGUAGES

SKILLS

I.T. SKILLS

Photoshop

Adobe Illustration

Adobe Muse html5

Indesign

Adobe Flash

Google Analytics

HTML/CSS

VBA

Basic PHP

Basic MySQL

Joomla

Wordpress

Concrete 5

Drupal

Cinema 4d / Maya 3D

Adobe After Effects & Premiere

Unix / Ubuntu / CentOS

Webmin

 

 

User-centered Design (UCD)

Interaction Design

Usability Testing

Mobile UX

Web Development

Persona Creation

Responsive Design

UI Design

Interactive Prototyping

Wireframing

Agile Practice in UX/Design

Unix based Server setup and Configuration for LAMP Environment

Product & Location Photography

Flash Animation

Motion Graphics

 

Windows based Servers

Linux based Servers

Virtualization

Data Storage & Sharing

IT Optimization

Networking

Database Management

 

EXPERIENCE

 

 

 

 

SR. UI/UX WEB, MOBILE DESIGNER

EZVALU.

January 2013 - Present / Toronto, ON

Responsible for designing innovative experiences for media/imaging website for current and next generation mobile phones and tablets.

Participated in marketing meeting with their clients and played a key role by sharing ideas and concepts.

Created After Effects templates for their on-line interactive product.

 

UI/UX WEB, MOBILE & PRINT DESIGNER

NUSOFT.NET INC.

August 2008 - October 2012 / Toronto, ON

Mobile apps and Marketing sites.

Worked collaboratively with creative directors, business analysts and developers. Clients included Tim Hortons, PCPI, REIN, and Emirates.

Provided sketches, wire frame documentation and site maps as per project requirements.

 

PRODUCTION DESIGNER

THE CREATIVE GROUP

July 2007 - April 2008 / Toronto, ON

Helped clients, such as Bell Canada, Solo, Citi Bank and RBC in producing marketing materials based on provided branding guidelines.

Produced Web 2.0 style graphic elements.

Generated brand strategies for Bell New Venture products.

PORTFOLIO

Project REIN

 

Responsible for designing innovative experiences for website for current and next generation desktop browsers, Android OS mobile phones and tablets.

 

 

Project Live Acre Backoffice

 

The Challenge was to design layouts based on member's experience and how to promote additional services without jeopardizing user's experience. and delivery of pre-purchased services.

 

Project Nusoft Admin Office

 

UX and Visual design of a user management software. for one of their clients.  Improved user experience and accessibility across the php and ruby on rail based application which included task management, reporting and dashboard features. while keeping everything touch screen compatible for windows 8 and tablet touchscreen users.

 

CONTACT

Email: contact@shahidshafiq.com

All Photos here are taken by Shahid Shafiq.  To see more photos and related work visit

www.sshafiq.com

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