User Experience Designer | Victor Makhankov | UX/UI Designer
I am an experienced UX/UI designer based in Kiev, Ukraine (UTC+2). I have a 6+ years of UX/UI experience for making UX for Web, Mobile Applications (iOS and Android).
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Victor Makhankov — Mobile UI & UX Designer

 

 

I am an experienced UX & UI designer based in Kiev, Ukraine (UTC+2).

Summary

  • I am a member of Interaction Design Foundation
  • I developed UX/UI designs for mobile applications for iOS and Android;
  • I’ve sketched, visualized and prototyped my designs in Axure;
  • I have awards from the international and Ukrainian competitions;
  • I work with the majority packages of raster and vector graphics.
  • I took an active part in several successful start-up projects,
  • I worked in the international companies;
  • I have 18-year experience in Design.

Education

National Technical University of Ukraine ‘Kyiv Polytechnic Institute’

Master’s degree, Printing and Publishing, 1994 – 2000

Bachelor’s degree, Computer Science, 1994 – 1998

Certifications

UX Clan (http://ux-clan.org/)—Design Thinking + UX Design, December 2014.

International Ericsson University—Coaching in human resource management, 2008.

Professional Education

https://www.interaction-design.org/viktor-makhankov

  • Mobile User Experience (UX) Design
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • User Research – Methods and Best Practices
  • Conducting Usability Testing
  • Web Design for Usability
  • Become a UX Designer from scratch
  • User Experience: The Beginner’s Guide

 

My Experience

 

 

UX/UI Designer by projects: QupleTech, Qocco.

KIEV, UKRAINE.
November 2016 – present
  • User Interface Design and Prototyping;
  • Conduct usability tests;
  • Sketching, visualizing and prototyping my designs in Sketch 3 & InVision;
  • Producing assets and visual design specifications;
  • Work with developers to implement my designs.

Mobile UX/UI Designer & Art PM in iLogos Europe.

KIEV, UKRAINE.
November 2015 – November 2016

User Experience Design and Prototyping for mobile games:

  • Creating visual design for mobile games for iOS and Android;
  • Sketching, visualizing and prototyping my designs in InVision, Principle, Axure RP;
  • Producing assets and visual design specifications;
  • Work with developers to implement my designs.

As Art PM:

  • Creating art part of GDD (Game Design Document), Art Style Guide;
  • Creating wireframes & sketches for mobile games;
  • Art management for local and remote art teams for mobile games;
  • Interaction between my company with customers and partners;
  • Management of art tasks for partners;
  • Cooperation between local tech team and remotely art team.

Mobile UX/UI Designer at MailPlus (Netherlands).

OUTSTAFFING AT DAXX KIEV.
KIEV, UKRAINE & ZOETERMEER, NETHERLANDS.
March 2014 – August 2015 (1 year 5 months)
  • User Interface Design and Prototyping for mobile applications for iOS & Android in MailPlus.
  • Creating visual design for mobile apps for iOS (iPhone & iPad) and Android (phones and tablets);
  • Sketching, visualizing and prototyping my designs in Axure;
  • Producing assets and visual design specifications;
  • Work with developers to implement my designs.

Mobile UX/UI designer in Symantec mobile project.

KIEV, UKRAINE.
May 2013—September 2014.
  • User Interface Design and Prototyping for mobile applications for iOS & Android — for Symantec.
  • Sketching, visualizing and prototyping;
  • Work with developers to implement my designs;
  • Analysis of User Preferences;
  • etc.

Mobile UX/UI Designer in Clever Mobile (Krakow, Poland).

OUTSTAFFING IN KIEV, UKRAINE.
December 2011 – April 2013
  • User Interface Design and Prototyping for mobile applications for iOS & Android — Calculator Android; PDF Reader (Android & iOS); Pocket (iOS & Android); Thermometer (Android); Sound Profile Manager (Android); Launcher (Android); Gratis (iOS); Launcher (Android); Genius List (Android);
  • Usability Research;
  • Analysis of User Preferences, Market Analyst;
  • etc.

UI Designer at Jaguar Freight (NY, USA).

OUTSTAFFING IN KIEV, UKRAINE.
December 2011 – July 2012
  • User Interface Design and Prototyping;
  • Redesign of KPI Data Interfaces;
  • Usability Research;
  • etc.

UX/UI Designer by projects.

KIEV, UKRAINE.
January 2009—December 2011.
  • User Interface Design by projects.
  • Print Design;
  • etc.

Art-Director at Edipresse Ukraine.

KIEV, UKRAINE.
March 2007 – March 2010

Art concept of magazines development: “Favorite summer residence”, “Private house”, “Cozy apartment”.

Art-Director at Perekhid Publishing House / Atlantic Group

OUTSTAFFING IN KIEV, UKRAINE.
March 2003 – March 2007

Organization and management of the art department (5 people), staff recruitment. Development of «Delovoy» («The business») magazine and Mercedes magazine.

Designer at ELO ltd.

KIEV, UKRAINE.
March 2002—March 2003.

Graphic works for various clients.

Designer, Art-Director at p5 communications.

KIEV, UKRAINE.
March 2001 – March 2002

Graphics support of a portal www.HyBce.com.

UI Designer at Gala.Net

KIEV, UKRAINE.
March 2000 – March 2001

Graphics support and UI development of Gala.net, GalaRadio.com, www.ing.com, www.ingfn.com.ua, www.INGfn.com, www.INGfn.sk.

Designer at PC World Ukraine.

KIEV, UKRAINE.
January 1996—March 2000.

The designer in the publishing house.

 

Skills

User Experience Design, Human-Computer Interaction, Interaction design, Usability, Conducting UX Testing, Sketch 3, Graphic Design, Photoshop,  Adobe Creative Suite, Axure, iOS Design, Start-ups, Concept Development, Information Graphics, Advertising, User Interface Design, CSS, Logo Design, HTML5, JavaScript, InDesign, Illustrator, Magazine Layout Design, Art Direction, Newspaper Design, Web Design, Typography, Color Correction, Color Management, Image Masking, Web Interface Design