Michael Craig

Michael Craig

Designer
Albany, GA, United States
Member since October 29, 2016
Michael is an experienced product designer who’s partnered with tech companies, startups, and education companies to help them grow their business. His research-driven design process has resulted in purposeful user experiences that delight users.
Michael is now available for hire
Employment
  • Designer
    2016 - PRESENT
    Toptal Clients
    • Designed platforms for B2C companies on both web and mobile.
    • Worked with Toptal developers to implement final designs for an iOS application.
    • Led creative direction, design sprints, and product strategy for tech companies, educational institutes, and startups.
    • Built design systems to ensure consistent branding.
    • Performed usability testing and other user research.
    Technologies: InVision, Adobe XD, Flow App, HTML5, CSS3, Sass, Adobe Photoshop, Slack, Nova
  • Freelance UI/UX Designer
    2014 - PRESENT
    hello-michael.com
    • Worked as a consultant with different clients from different industries on various projects.
    • Helped build businesses by establishing an online presence through creation of custom website, print materials, etc. Implemented designs, including experimentation and multiple iterations.
    • Consulted with clients on best ways to help build their business and use financial resources effectively. Designed and developed custom websites using Adobe Photoshop, HTML5/CSS3, and WordPress as a content management system.
    • Led design projects and worked with stakeholders on getting the most out of their project.
    • Built wireframes and interactive prototypes using InVision and other technologies.
    Technologies: InVision, Adobe Photoshop, Pen and Paper
Other Experience
  • Pixels of Influence – Breaking Down Persuasive Design Principles (Publication)
    There’s a lot for people to consider when making decisions. Used properly, persuasive design principles are a powerful tool for building meaningful products that help people make better decisions.
  • UX Research Techniques and Their Applications (Publication)
    UX research techniques and their applications will result in better designs that avoid costly mistakes such as cost overruns, guesswork, following best practices, and reliance on industry knowledge.
Education
  • Adobe Certified Associate in Graphic Design
    2012 - 2014
    Albany Career, Technical, and Agricultural Education Pathway - Georgia
Certifications
  • Adobe Certified Associate
    JANUARY 2013 - PRESENT
    Adobe
Experience

Location

Albany, GA, United States

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