Verified Expert in Design
Olajide is a highly skilled design professional with over ten years of experience. His innovative approach to design has won awards, including a Frontier Innovation award for a pest control and food security solution, and led to the creation of award-winning websites. With a strong background in agile environments and a proven track record across various industries, Olajide is dedicated to delivering exceptional design results. He has worked with top companies such as Cargo.one and Xometry.
Senior Design System Designer
Philip Morris International
- Migrated and re-designed all components from Sketch to Figma using Auto Layout to ensure consistency across all components.
- Elevated the design system by redesigning over 3,468 components and adding 1,254 icons to existing libraries.
- Provided training and guidance to in-house designers to improve the design system and collaboration processes.
- Offered expert solutions and recommendations for documenting and utilizing all components designed within Figma, resulting in improved workflows and increased efficiency.
- Developed minimum viable product (MVP) screens for a startup, enhancing the customer experience, leading to a 200% increase in customer retention, and attracting new customers to the SaaS affiliate platform for Amazon sellers.
- Developed a comprehensive style guide that improved in-house team collaboration and elevated the relationship between designers and developers.
- Collaborated closely with the product manager to devise a strategic product roadmap, prioritizing features based on thorough customer research and analysis.
UX/UI and Product Designer
- Enhanced the customer experience and optimized the user interface for desktop and mobile platforms through rigorous testing and experimentation in collaboration with customers.
- Collaborated with the in-house design team to establish a standardized set of components for use across multiple platforms, including web, mobile applications, and mobile devices.
- Revamped the mobile app landing screen experience and the checkout process on iOS devices to provide customers with a more intuitive and user-friendly experience.
- Created an MVP health and wellness mobile app that helps users monitor their blood glucose levels and effectively prevent or manage diabetes.
- Collaborated with stakeholders and a product manager to determine the most critical features to be included in the MVP.
- Facilitated efficient collaboration among all team members by organizing assets for developers using the design collaboration tool, Zeplin. This allowed developers to access all necessary design elements and information in a centralized location.
Lead UI/UX Designer
- Initiated and crafted eHA-cells, a comprehensive design system that revolutionizes collaboration between designers and developers and significantly reduces development time.
- Designed CornBot, an innovative audiovisual mobile app and interactive assistant for farmers. It helps farmers effectively manage fall armyworm pests and improve food production, providing a comprehensive solution to a critical agriculture problem.
- Crafted LoMIS Suite, a comprehensive set of offline-capable mobile and web applications that tackles the challenges associated with the supply and distribution of vaccines and health commodities to remote health facilities.
- Coordinated frequent check-ins, managed stakeholder expectations, and promoted collaboration between the design team and other key players.
- Designed an award-winning website for GTBank, a leading African financial institution covering Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda, and Ghana. These websites were recognized for their exceptional design and user experience.
- Illustrated unique and custom icons for a range of products, elevating the visual appeal and user experience.
- Collaborated closely with other designers to establish design standards and maintain a high level of quality in the team's output.
Master's Degree in Game Design
University of Salford - Salford, England, United Kingdom
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science
Lagos State University - Lagos, Nigeria, Africa
Design Sprint Expert
Interaction Design Foundation