Thuso designs ultra-clean interfaces for web and mobile products condensing over five active years (and over 10,000 hours) of user experience design spent helping awesome clients from Africa, America, Australia, Asia, and Europe. He's excited to help you, too.
Provided UX audits, UX design, UX consultation, branding, front-end web design, and graphic design.
Placed emphasis on reduced complexity, decluttering UX processes, and keeping a bare-bones approach so that future work can be carried out as seamlessly as possible.
Kept all communication and all digital assets strictly private and confidential.
Created, rapidly updated, and used design system libraries with version control to drive design for a harmonious experience across all platforms.
Worked with notable recent Toptal clients including Dormzi and Anitashousekeeping.
Technologies: Slack, UXPin, Figma, Webflow, Zeplin, Adobe After Effects, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Sketch, MindNode, User Testing, InVision, GitHub, Design Systems
Contracted Lead UX Designer for NayaLabs
2019 - 2019
Created a B2C portal for car insurance quotes for users.
Handled responsive web design for a consistent desktop and mobile experience.
Built the car insurance quote form in such a way that it felt responsive to user input while not being too obtrusive.
Technologies: Framer X, Zeplin, Sketch, MindNode, User Testing, InVision
Lead Designer contracted by NayaLabs
2018 - 2019
Headed branding, brochure, and responsive web design.
Created an 8-page vibrant marketing brochure for helping our onboarding efforts. After user research and a brainstorming session with the team, we built our user persona, set up a mood board in InVision, and got to work. Brochure wireframes were created in UXPin, validated, and then designed in Adobe InDesign.
Kept our product as simple as possible in order to circumvent the frustrations most users reported experiencing when dealing with healthcare platforms.
Served as the lead designer and UX consultant on a wide range of mobile and web apps helping build them up from inception to shipped product.
Contributed to a number of tasks including project roadmaps, user research, market research, user flow diagrams, workflow diagrams, user personas, wireframes, mockups, prototyping, and developer handover.
Ensured extremely high-quality products were created and gathered constant feedback from focus groups with the sole intent of ensuring success in launching the products.
Owner/Independent UX Architect and Front-end Engineer
2014 - 2018
Featured on Behance Graphic Design Gallery for my Branding work: http://bit.ly/2fTzPto.
Featured on Behance Adobe Illustrator Gallery for Branding work: http://bit.ly/2fTzPto.
Featured on UpLabs Shot of the Day & Debut Shot for Landing Page Animation: http://bit.ly/2BId8Rc.
Featured in Muzli Animation Weekly Gallery for Animation of a Mobile Interface: http://bit.ly/2CuyiaG.
Awarded "Website of the Day" for design work done on http://goldtree.co.za . Work involved Wiureframing, High Fidelity Mockups and Coding (HTML, CSS and JQuery). Further work included Experience Optimization. This was - 22 Dec 2014. Link: http://bit.ly/2nxF0lX.
Nominated for the CSS Light Website of the Day for design work done for http://goldtree.co.za: http://bit.ly/2CgzKJv - 22 Dec 2014.