Andrijana Mrkela, UX/UI Designer in Varaždin, Croatia
Andrijana Mrkela

UX/UI Designer in Varaždin, Croatia

Member since August 11, 2017
Andrijana is an experienced UX and UI specialist with a demonstrated history of working in the industry. Skilled in digital strategy, wireframing, UX design, UI design, and prototyping, she is a keen problem solver and creative thinker. Andrijana's designs are driven by data, ensuring she delivers an immersive experience to the targeted audience.
Andrijana is now available for hire


Digital Design


  • UX/UI Designer

    2014 - PRESENT
    Pixel Industry, Ltd.
    • Worked with clients from different fields (finance, agriculture, art galleries, SaaS, marketing agencies, and food & beverage), of different sizes, and from all around the world (the US, Canada, Europe, Australia, and Asia).
    • Worked on all stages of product development—defining specifications, creating website architectures, creating user flows, UX and visual designs, front-end development, user training sessions, and website maintenance.
    • Worked only for remote clients and effectively communicated to other project members about project deliverables using GoToMeeting, Jira, Slack, Zoom, Asana, and Skype.
    • Collaborated as part of a remote team of designers for an international company (France, Israel, Russia, and Hong Kong) for 2.5 years and counting.
    • Featured portfolio in Issue 219 of Web Designer Magazine: one of the leading magazines in the web design and development industry.
    • Worked on projects that earned awards from influential international galleries (Awwwards, CSS Design Awards, Web Guru Awards, and more).
    • Co-founded a digital agency that started by selling premium PSD, HTML, and WordPress themes on ThemeForest, where it hit elite status in one year (today it has a portfolio with over 10,000 sales), and now works for clients all around the world.
    Technologies: WordPress, CSS, HTML, Adobe Photoshop, Zeplin, Figma, Sketch
  • Freelance UI Designer (Update a Single-page Web App)

    2017 - 2017
    Capsule (via Toptal)
    • Redefined the web application's architecture to optimize the UX; including the navigation, application screens, content on different screens, and user flows.
    • Designed the wireframes to present new user flows and new architecture that significantly improved the UX and is now user-centered.
    • Tested the new architecture and user flow on real users to make sure that the UX is seamless.
    • Designed the logotype along with the complete brand style guide (colors, fonts, icons, and logotype usage).
    • Defined the style guide for different elements in the web application so that client can update application in the future with new features according to existing element style guides.
    • Devised the final UI design for a complete web application which included 28 different screens.
    • Prepared the UI specifications for development using the Zeplin app in order to make transferring the design to development much easier.
    Technologies: Zeplin, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop


  • Master's Degree in Information Technology, Business Systems Organization
    2010 - 2013
    University of Zagreb, Faculty of Organization and Informatics, - Zagreb, Croatia
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems
    2006 - 2010
    University of Zagreb, Faculty of Organization and Informatics - Zagreb, Croatia



Varaždin, Croatia

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