I'm a passionate award-winning designer with 15 years of experience in Product Design, UI/UX Design, and Branding Design.

 

I led multiple projects including setting up online experiences for both web and mobile as well as establishing brand identities. Creative thinker, a fan of clean design with high attention to detail.

 

I started my career at one of the biggest agencies in Ukraine, later worked at several respected advertising agencies, and grew up to Art direction position.

 

Currently, I am leading design at Censia, a data-driven platform that enables enterprises to find, develop, and retain the best talent in the world.


I’m excited to build a useful, and beautiful product with a creative and enthusiastic team and grow professionally.
 

 

Skills

Product Design, UI/UX Design, Branding and Corporate Identity, Visual Design,  Art Direction

Methods

Design Research, User Interviews and Surveys, Personas and Scenarios, Competitor analysis, Storyboarding, User Flows, Journey mapping, Information Architecture, Wireframing, Interactive and Rapid Prototyping, Usability Testing

Tools

Sketch, Figma, InVision, Zeplin, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Adobe XD

 

 

  • 15 years of experience in Visual Design, Product Design, UI/UX Design, Interaction Design, Branding, and Advertising design. Have experience in both large companies and startups;

 

 

 

 

EXPERIENCE

 

Head of Design, Product design

 

Censia

Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States  | June 2021 - Now

Kyiv, Ukraine | Dec 2018 - May 2021

Censia is a data-driven platform that enables enterprises to find, develop, and retain the best talent in the world. Our solution can be used directly in the cloud and can be quickly integrated into most applicant tracking systems.

 

  • Completely re-imagine the design and created an absolutely new product experience;
  • Significantly improved user experience and interface to a more user-friendly and intuitive flow;
  • Provided full-cycle UX expertise from ideation to prototyping and delivered hi-def layouts. Conducted researchers, user flow, user testing;
  • Creating a Design System for the main product and all Censia sub-products and apps, that allows easily add and integration of new features;
  • Working closely with engineering and management teams to improve current design and experience, launching new sub-products and features
  • Collaborating with project managers on creating work tasks and sprints, managing their delivery.

Creative Director, Co-Founder

 

Wander Way Photo

Kyiv, Ukraine | Aug 2018 - June 2021

Wander Way is an online platform that connects talented photographers from 100+ most visited destinations around the world with savvy travelers who want to capture memorable moments and leave the hassle of organizing a photo shoot in a foreign place behind.

 

  • Designed end-to-end product experiences through user flows, wireframes, high-fidelity prototypes, user testing, and final design deliverables;
  • Managed work across design and engineering teams, helped define milestones, and influence the larger product organization road map through strategic thinking and crafting a compelling product vision;
  • Increased lead conversion by 250% by designing product-focused landing pages with clean booking user flow;
  • Created corporate identity and implemented new marketing features that helped to increase the revenue by 55%.

 

UI/UX designer

ADDFORCE

San Francisco, CA | Oct 2017 - Jan 2018

Remote | Jul 2018 - Jan 2019

ADDFORCE is a boutique project management and consulting company that caters to business projects both in the US and Europe. 

 

  • Provided full-cycle UX expertise in research, testing, interaction, and visual design;
  • Communicated directly with stakeholders, translated product requirements into a design solution through research, user stories, user work processes;
  • Took part in the development process of startups and helped them refine the unique selling proposition, analyze and improve user flow, and increase conversion rate.

 

Visual Designer, UX Designer

 

Amplifier Strategies

San Francisco, CA | Aug 2016 - Sep 2017

Amplifier Strategies is a full-service social impact agency that helps philanthropists, mission investors, and social enterprises achieve positive social impact.

 

  • I worked closely with a team of strategists, designers, and technologists to create branding, web, and app design for philanthropic and nonprofit organizations;
  • Designed multiple different types of projects including websites, mobile apps, and corporate identity.
  • Worked on a mobile application platform that helps people in developing countries to manage their outcomes, give access to funding for international development, and humanitarian projects.

 

UX/UI and Brand Designer

Grape & Grape studio

Kyiv, Ukraine | Apr 2014 - Jul 2016

  • I worked on the initial interface & interactions concept (low-fidelity prototype, wireframes) and after that created polished graphic design mock-ups, icons and illustrations;
  • During the development phase, I closely worked with front-end and mobile engineers to ensure that all design ideas are implemented properly, collaborated with the product managers to improve usability and drive traffic to the product;
  • I managed the design team with the main focus on the creation of the iOS App, website, and online store for the desktop and mobile versions, the development of branding (logo, corporate identity, catalog).

Senior Visual and Branding Designer

AV Group Holding

Kyiv, Ukraine | Feb 2011 - Feb 2015

AV group is a large Ukrainian advertising agency that has offices in different countries. They specialize in events, promotion, branding, and working with world-famous clients.

  • As a Senior Visual Designer, I've helped to promote new brands on the Ukrainian market for the well-known brand like Nestle, L’Oreal, Pernod Ricard, Philips, Mary Kay, Western Union, Nivea, etc.;
  • Led designing of all brand-related projects including promotional packages, branding for promotions, posters, promo stands, cash areas, and counters, promoters uniform, wobblers, Illustrating;
  • Creation and realization of the idea of the largest festival Nescafe Road Show and branding for the event: Nestle Family Day, Sales Experts, and Amway company. Storefronts created for Western Union and Interior branding for 7 Nescafe Milano restaurants;

Clients:  
Nestle company, Pernod Ricard, Philips, L’Oreal, Huggies, Mary Kay, Nivea, Amway, Western Union, Russian Standard, Royal Canin, Сisco, Mars.

 

Senior Visual and Branding Designer

360 Branding

Kyiv, Ukraine | Sep 2008 - Feb 2011

Senior Visual Designer role for an advertising agency that has world-famous clients.

  • Development of promotional and commercial exercise equipment and promo stands for food products companies like Kraft Foods and Mars, LG mobile phones, household appliances;
  • We created a whole promo product for JTI factory annual celebration such as banners, scenes, posters, invitations cards, bracelets, T-shirts;
  • L’Oreal corporation advertising equipment and promotional materials of all brands like posters, stands, wobblers, shelf talkers, banners, lightboxes have been worked out;

Clients:
P&G, LG, Kraft foods, Porsche Ukraine, JTI, L’Oreal company (Lancome, L’Oreal, Maybelline, Biotherm, Garnier), Mars.

 

Web and Visual Designer

D.Babych Design Studio

Kyiv, Ukraine | May 2007 - Sep 2008

Experience in one of the most creative web and design studio in Ukraine.

  • Designed web sites and interfaces, icons, and illustrations for a huge amount of company in different fields like construction, law, travel, medicine;
  • Corporate identity development, advertising layouts, and promotions, development of catalogs for world-famous clothing and home appliance companies.

Clients:

Adidas, P&G (Gillette), Beko, DJam, Day Light, Nice travel, Mark & Spencer.

 

Graphic Designer

DIALLA Communications

Kyiv, Ukraine | Apr 2006 - Oct 2006

Internship and first work experience in one of the biggest advertising agencies in Ukraine;
I've worked closely with senior designers and art director, created leaflets, posters, wobblers for promotions, and advertising.

Clients:

Samsung, Benq Siemens.