James Eduardo Gomes Cordeiro

Senior Visual Designer

São Paulo, Brazil
My name is James Eduardo, I’m a Senior Visual Designer based in São Paulo, Brazil.

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I've been working with user interfaces since 1999 focused on concept, experience, content and communications first. With a graphic design degree, background in software factories, studios, advertising and digital agencies such as Havas Worldwide, SapientNitro, iThink, and Groupe Casino. I deliver visual solutions through interface design across several platforms: mobile, desktop, applications, games and interactive TV.

Each piece of my work is made with quality and a lot of love, that way I'm able to design things that give value to users. I have the ability to visualize and play with elements in new ways, focusing on interpreting or developing the client’s brand. My objective is to master the craft of design, while being part of a multidisciplinary team collaborating with service, interaction and visual, mentoring and inspiring the design team members.

Clients I`ve had the privilege to work with: Google, Globo, Telefonica, Vivo, Avianca, TIM, Banco do Brasil, Santander, Johnson & Johnson, Peugeot, Disney, Rovio, Kraft Foods, Syngenta, Groupe Casino, Pão de Açúcar, Azul, Allianz, UOL, Toyota, Kia, Benetton, Canon, Yamaha.

Hard skills: Art Direction, User Interface Design, UI/UX, Prototype, App, Mobile, HUD, Digital, Web Design, Branding, Client facing, Mentoring, Design Decks, StyleGuides, Presentations.

Key domain drivers: Visual Thinking, Presentation, Production, Interaction Design, Tech awareness, Business awareness, Team management, Ideation.

My workflow: Adobe, Sketch, Invision, Principle, Zeplin, Mirror, Keynote, Moodboards, Grids, Palettes, WebFonts, Typography.

Work Experience

McKinsey Digital Labs

Senior Visual Designer

McKinsey & Company

• Digital brand innovation
• Coach visual design language & Concepting
• Asset production guides / documentation
• Responsive design creation
• Review and coach layout and StyleGuide production
• Design drivers and framework definition
• Elaborate and present design rationale to team and clients
• Visual explorations and QA
• Support to structure and hire teams
• Branding and identity solutions for client services and companies
July 2017 - Present Brazil


Senior Visual Designer

Visual Design, Art Direction, User Interface Design, Consultant.
February 2016 - Present Brazil

HUB Comm

Senior Visual Designer

Art Direction, User Interface Design, Campaigns.
June 2015 - February 2016 São Paulo, Brazil

Havas Worldwide

Senior Art Director

Digital Brasil
May 2014 - May 2015 Sao Paulo, Brazil


Senior Art Director

Grupo Pão de Açúcar
April 2013 - May 2014 Sao Paulo, Brazil

Sapient Nitro

Senior Art Director

Idea Engineers
March 2012 - March 2013 Sao Paulo, Brazil


Art Director

Adoro Viagem
February 2011 - February 2012 Sao Paulo, Brazil


Art Director

Propaganda e Design Estratégico
April 2010 - June 2011 Sao Paulo, Brazil


Art Director

Comunicação Interativa
January 2010 - April 2010 Sao Paulo, Brazil


Art Director

Fábrica de Software e Consultoria em TI
July 2009 - January 2010 Curitiba, Brazil

Duplo D

Art Director

Web Design
October 2006 - July 2009 Curitiba, Brazil


Tuiuti University Of Paraná

Bachelor of Graphic Design

October 1999 - October 2003 Curitiba, PR, Brasil


English (Conversational),
Portuguese (Native),


Advertising, App, Branding, Creative, Design, Digital, Direction, Interface , Mobile, Photography, Typography, UI/UX, Visual, Web,


Shortlist FIAP Abril 2014 - Buscopan Deu Nó, The Creators Project, Adweek Talent, Pantone Canvas, Web Design Served, App Design Served, Bienal de Letras Latinas no México, Faculdade de Design de Buenos Aires e Brazilian Font Scene de Luc Devroyes. Microsoft Expression Latin América.