Muhammad Uzair, Designer in Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Muhammad Uzair

Designer in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Member since November 24, 2016
For over the past 13 years, Uzair has been honing his skills in the disciplines of design (UI/UX and interaction). He has designed for some of the best companies on the planet including Toyota, Sony, CAT, Lexus, Honda, and Acura. His work has been featured across many websites and won prestigious awards such as the Webby Awards and App Design UK. He also has a master's degree in aesthetic philosophy and a diploma in digital arts.
Muhammad is now available for hire

Portfolio

Digital Design

Employment

  • UX Consultant

    2015 - 2017
    Dubai Health Authority
    • Collaborated with product management and engineering to define and implement innovative solutions for the product direction, visuals, and experience.
    • Executed all the visual design stages from concept to the final hand-off to engineering.
    • Conceptualized original ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to complex design roadblocks.
    • Created wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows, and site maps to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas.
    • Presented and defended designs and key milestone deliverables to peers and executive level stakeholders.
    • Established and promoted design guidelines, best practices, and standards.
    Technologies: InVision, Photoshop, Illustrator, iOS, Android, Web Applications
  • Principal Software Consultant – UX

    2014 - 2015
    TRG
    • Designed the information architecture, wireframes, and prototypes.
    • Established the design guidelines for user-centered design in accordance with client needs and best UX practices.
    • Worked on the entire design life cycle from first identifying usability and UX problems, researching user needs, analyzing expectations, generating solutions, implementing prototyping, performing user testing, and evaluating the outcomes.
    • Worked as a visual designer to develop responses to communication problems; including understanding of hierarchy, typography, aesthetics, composition, and construction of meaningful imagery.
    • Interviewed candidates—fostering a collaborative culture.
    • Trained junior members on design and UX strategy.
    Technologies: Photoshop, Illustrator, JavaScript, HTML

Education

  • In progress Master of Liberal Arts degree in Digital Media Design
    2018 - 2020
    Harvard University - Cambridge, MA, USA
  • Master's degree in Philosophy (Art and Aesthetics)
    2013 - 2014
    University of Karachi - Karachi, Pakistan
  • Bachelor's degree in Commerce (Business and Economics)
    2004 - 2008
    St. Patricks College - Karachi, Pakistan
  • Diploma in Digital Arts
    2002 - 2005
    CIT - Karachi, Pakistan
  • Certificate in Object-oriented Programming through Java
    2001 - 2002
    CIT - Karachi, Pakistan

Experience

Location

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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