Segun Adebayo, Designer in Lagos, Nigeria
Segun Adebayo

Designer in Lagos, Nigeria

Member since March 10, 2019
Segun is a UX/UI designer with 5+ years of experience designing digital products. He specializes in translating user needs, business goals into simple, intuitive digital products. He is well versed in several aspects of user experience design from strategy, to planning, research, design, metric tracking and iteration. He also has strong skills in creating UI components and design systems to help teams create products with speed and consistency.
Segun is now available for hire

Portfolio

Digital Design

Employment

  • Product Designer & Design Systems Lead

    2018 - PRESENT
    CareerLyft
    • Created the design system and UI component library that powers the product and marketing pages.
    • Managed a team of two developers and one designer (myself) to build and launch the minimum viable product in three months.
    • Converted UI designs into responsive HTML, CSS, and React components with almost 100% accuracy.
    • Managed product release cycles, customer feedbacks and bug fixes using Trello. Ensured that the team fixed all urgent bugs within 1-2 days.
    • Conducted moderated user testing session to validate rough prototypes and understand users' expectations.
    • Maintained asset libraries of graphics, fonts, sizes, and colors across all team members.
    Technologies: CSS, JavaScript, Notion, Slack, Trello, HTML, React, Figma, InVision, Sketch
  • Product Designer

    2017 - 2019
    Tuteria
    • Co-created and led the design of the UI Component Library that guides all of Tuteria's web products.
    • Redesigned the marketing pages and web product.
    • Designed UI components using Sketch to improve visual consistency across teams and increase the speed of UI design.
    • Conducted interviews with customers to better understand the learning process and pain points.
    • Facilitated meetings with stakeholders to understand business goals and create product roadmaps.
    • Hired and managed the design team.
    • Mentored junior UI designers on the fundamentals of UI design and creating design systems in Sketch.
    Technologies: React, CSS, HTML, Zeplin, Figma, Sketch

Education

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering
    2010 - 2015
    University of Lagos - Lagos, Nigeria

Certifications

  • Inbound Marketing
    APRIL 2017 - PRESENT
    Hubspot
  • UX Design Techniques
    OCTOBER 2016 - PRESENT
    Lynda.com
  • Planning a Career in User Experience
    OCTOBER 2016 - PRESENT
    Lynda.com
  • Foundations of UX
    OCTOBER 2016 - PRESENT
    Lynda.com
  • SEO Fundamentals
    NOVEMBER 2015 - PRESENT
    Lynda.com

Experience

Location

Lagos, Nigeria

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