Designer in San José, San José Province, Costa Rica
Member since October 16, 2018
A product and UX/UI designer born out of an industrial design engineering background, Mario's designed contextual digital products for people, having at its core the business, tech, and usability good practices. Recently, he’s also worked as the UX architect for a series of intranet platforms improving the employee workflow at Critical Mass. Some of his clients have included Toyota, Avon, Porter Novelli, Taco Bell, Pepsi, Nestlé, among others.
Worked on heuristic analysis, research, information architecture, wireframes, visual design, user testing.
Collaborated with creative directors, project managers, and developers.
Created, as a UX designer, a mobile and desktop website for a pharmaceutical product satisfying all the industries' standards and completing it with comedic component.
Crafted the UX and UI of a desktop platform for creating estimates for the client's communication products, and at the same time, educate new employees on how to create a great estimation.
Designed, as a UX/UI designer, a platform for a company's employees which was delivered in stages; I handled the first one, creating requests for educational items that later had to be approved for other roles during the process.
Developed management skills establishing timelines and resources, mentoring junior designers.
Technologies: Adobe Creative Suite, Apple Keynote, Microsoft Office, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Abstracts, Principle, InVision, Sketch
2015 - 2017
Universidad San Marcos
Freelanced in the area of information design, creating cross-media projects with a strong component of editorial design and illustration.
Technologies: Adobe Illustrator, Microsoft Office, Adobe InDesign
2015 - 2017
Designed digital experiences for several clients, including banking, transport, education, environment, hospitality, mass media, government, startups and more.
Delivered products from the birth of the idea until launch, projects like native apps (iOS,Android), web apps, games, tools, intranets, websites, landing pages, smart watch, you count them.
Redesigned Toyota Costa Rica's website, including design of both mobile and desktop breakpoints. With a user-focused flow for quoting vehicles and receiving all the information on their email.
Created a platform for companies to manage and generate sustainability reports in multi-certification and multi-format. Also, managed indicators in any certification, standard, or award.
Acted as the UX designer for a native app for a trivia game, with a strong component of gamification and user engagement.
Created the UX and UI for a desktop and mobile website for local business to expose themselves and their products or services to the public.
Remotely, created a platform for builders and marketing experts to manage events, tasks and visualize them on a timeline. Provided both UX and UI services.
Created, as a UX/UI designer, a carpooling web app with a desktop version for controlling important functionalities.
Worked, as a UX designer, with a government institution to fully redesign their website—creating an effortless experience for all the user roles, both in mobile and desktop.
Technologies: Android, iOS, Microsoft Office, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Apple Keynote, Adobe Creative Suite, InVision, Sketch