12th October 1989 Alex Leeson-Brown
Phone (610) 314-9029
Software & Apps Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator, Balsamiq, Axure, InVision, Marvel, Optimizely, Google Analytics.
Technologies HTML5, CSS3, Sass, Git & WordPress.
Foundation Degree Multimedia
A Level's Business Studies & Product Design
GCSE's English, English Literature, Mathematics, Science, French, Design & Technology, Physical Education, Business Studies & Religious Studies.
New College Nottingham
October 2008 - June 2010
Foundation Degree in Multimedia Graduated with a Commendation (Validated by Nottingham Trent University)
Rushcliffe Comprehensive School
September 2001 - May 2010
Completed A Levels and GCSEs.
Highmark Health · http://highmarkhealth.org
UX Designer & Analyst · August 2016 – Present
As a UX Designer at Highmark Health I work on both marketing and product for Highmark and Allegheny Health Network. Most recently I've been focussed on algining ahn.org with Highmark's web properties and using a more user-centric design approach to influence our design decisions.
LegalSifter · http://legalsifter.com
UI Designer · Contractor · February 2016 – June 2016
At LegalSifter I designed and built the front-end of the LegalSifter app which uses machine learning to help companies manage and make sense of their legal documents. As a design team we we're sketching and wireframing our ideas, while fleshing those ideas out on Sketch and Photoshop and then bringing them to life with HTML5 & Sass.
Branding Brand · http://brandingbrand.com
Senior Mobile Designer · July 2015 – February 2016
At Branding Brand I designed mobile, tablet and desktop websites & apps for some of the biggest brands in the US and the rest of the world. We implemented proven UI and UX standards as the result of vigorous A/B testing to ensure the success of some of the best ecommerce websites and mobile apps.
Radius · http://radius.com
Lead Web Designer · May 2013 – July 2015
I coded and designed radius.com for 2+ years including the ideation of new pages & landing pages, wireframing and the production of hi fidelity mocks using Sketch and Photoshop. I had also coded the previous 4/5 major releases of Radius' internal WordPress theme using HTML5, CSS3 & Git while also using Gulp, Sass and Bourbon to support the building process. We also established strict user experience protocols and guidelines for the website, ad campaigns and application to help keep the experiences consistent for users whenever they encountered Radius.
Seahawk Studio · http://seahawkstudio.com
Freelance · June 2012 - Current
As a freelancer I specialise on designing and coding WordPress websites for my clients whilst also consulting on Web Design, Social Media & SEO.