Career

Current
SnappyShopper - Lead UI/UX Designer

UX/UI lead for the UK's top Q commerce company (Dundee / Remote).

Current
Hungrrr - Senior UX/UI Designer

Senior UX/UI Designer for food delivery / hospitality platform. (Dundee / remote)

2021 - 2022
Idox Group - UX/UI Designer

UX lead and UI designer for worldwide enterprise software company.

2020 - 2021
Know-It - Product owner & UX/UI Lead

Fintech startup based in Scotland. The role includes designing and bringing 4 new products to market while making sure to maintain UX focus and measure successes through various testing methodologies.

2017 - 2020
GuitarGuitar - Product owner & UX/UI Lead

UX Designer and Product Owner for Europes largest guitar retailer.  Lead digital & print designer for other subsidiaries and brands owned by the group

2010- 2017
s1jobs, s1homes & Newsquest - Lead Digital Designer, UX & Web Developer

Lead digital designer for s1 jobs, s1 homes and all other subsidiary s1 powered by projects over the UK Newsquest network. "More than 165 news brands and over 40 magazines, published in print and online. With an audience of almost 30 million users a month online and six million readers a week in print"

2011 - 2013
Herald & Times Group - Lead Digital Designer

Lead Digital Designer for the digital arm of the Herald & Times group. Powered by s1 temporarily. Scotland's oldest National Newspapers.

2010 - 2011
Kelpie Media - Digital Web Designer and Developer

Freelance Digital Design Consultant (6 month temp contract)

2007 - 2010
Creative Oceanic - Head Of Design

Working Closely with Amir Khan the boxer and Frank Warren Promotions I was Head of Design and Studio Manager. I was in charge of all digital event teams, graphic, web development & Av production teams also tasked with managing and maintaining clients accounts, maintaining relations and bringing in new business in to the company

2005 - 2007
Creative Oceanic - Web Designer & Developer

Web Designer / Developer, Print designer and 3d Animator and AV productions specialist for events. 

2003 - 2007
Looking Glass Media - Managing Director

Web & Graphic design, Print design, Video production, Animation, 3d modelling, Multimedia presentations, Photography, Sound Production, Marketing, Promotion & IT Consultant 

2005
L'Institut Supérieur des Arts Appliqués - Guest Lecturer

I guest lectured 3 times during 2005 at the LISAA in Paris. I Gave 3 lectures. 2 on Modern Photoshop techniques and 1 on Modern Branding and Corporate Identity. Each to around 600 people per lecture.

2005 - 2006
MA / MSc (Distinction): Digital media / Psychology of human interaction design

Glasgow Caledonian University: Joint MA & MSc in Digital design, Video Production, 3d animation and Psychology of Human Interaction Design

2003 - 2005
B.A. Hons: Applied Graphic Technologies With Multimedia Design

Glasgow Caledonian University: Applied Graphics, Web development, 3d design and Multimedia

2001 - 2002
University Diploma: Multimedia Visualization With Integrated Product Design

Glasgow Caledonian University: University Diploma in Multimedia, Graphic Design and 3d Animation