Majo Balko, Designer in Budapest, Hungary
Majo Balko

Designer in Budapest, Hungary

Member since December 1, 2015
Majo is an optimistic and life-curious multidisciplinary designer with a passion for turning ideas into memorable human-centered digital products. He specializes in visual, product, and user-experience design. He also enjoys branding and identity development and has experience in photo and video production.
Majo is now available for hire


  • Freelance Creative

    2011 - PRESENT
    • Worked on the visual designs for the graphics and user interface.
    • Designed specifically for a user-centered product using Lean MVP design, user experience data, and rapid prototyping.
    • Oversaw branding and art direction of identity development.
    • Worked in public relations and in consulting; specifically in advertising and social media.
    • Produced videos in advertising, documentaries, and music video clips.
    • Crafted the interaction designs.
    Technologies: Brackets, Affinity Designer, InVision App, Lookback, Avocode, Zeplin, Marvel App, Sketch, Adobe InDesign, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop
  • Founder | Product and User Experience Designer | Project Manager

    2013 - 2015
    Vita Infinita
    • Implemented lean rapid prototyping.
    • Contributed to the user experience design.
    • Worked on the user interface design.
    • Helped in advertising and promotion.
    • Communicated via social media.
    Technologies: Adobe InDesign, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Marvel, Sketch

Other Experience

  • Toptal Mentor
    Majo is a mentor in the Toptal Global Mentor’s Program. This program is a partnership between Toptal and General Assembly to provide high quality mentorship for students from minority and low income backgrounds who are looking to begin their careers as professional designers. Majo shows commitment to diversity in tech by mentoring a General Assembly student every week for a year, covering everything from design tips and tricks to advice on making it in the industry.


  • Master of Arts Degree in Media Design
    2011 - 2013
    MOME—Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design - Budapest, Hungary
  • Master of Fine Arts Degree in Digital Arts
    2007 - 2013
    Academy of Arts - Banská Bystrica, Slovakia



Budapest, Hungary

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