Carlos Spitia

Graphic Designer

Caracas, Venezuela
Graphic designer focusing on brand identity, typography, editorial and web design.

Work Experience

TechAID Solutions LLC

Graphic Designer

Graphic designer in the Marketing team.
Development of concepts, graphics, layouts, illustrations, infographics, icons, user interfaces, and brand identity.
Responsive newsletter email design and coding.
HTML5 framework editing.
Flat and material design approach.
Projects planning and execution using Agile Scrum methodology.
Constant research and training on Software testing and QA.
Brainstorms, rough drafts, sketches, and creative exercises in order to approach ideas to visual messages.
Working as part of the Marketing team with copywriters, developers, and executives.
Use of JIRA software.
Use of Jell for Scrum daily.
Use of Mailchimp.
Use of Slack for instant messaging and calls, Skype and Hangouts for meetings, Google Drive for storage.
May 2016 - February 2017 New Jersey, United States

Freelance

Diseñador Gráfico

Diseño de proyectos comerciales e independientes, enfocado en Branding, Identidad gráfica, Tipografía y Diseño editorial.
September 2012 - Venezuela

Mood Agency

Diseñador Gráfico

- Diseño de Identidad Corporativa de las empresas que están en proyecto de apertura o modificación de su imagen actual.
- Diseño de ambientaciones y contenido para redes sociales.
July 2015 - August 2015 Maracaibo, Venezuela

PDVSA

Pasantías | Internships.

Pasantías de Diseño Gráfico. Diseños de Impresos y Editoriales.
Graphic Design Internships. Print and Editorial Design.
February 2014 - April 2014 Lagunillas, Venezuela

English For You

English Teacher

Planificación académica y diseño de estrategias educativas para la enseñanza creativa del idioma Inglés para niños y jóvenes.
January 2011 - April 2013 Venezuela

Education

URBE

Bachelor of Graphic Design

January 2011 - May 2014 Venezuela

URBE

Advanced Diploma: Digital Marketing and Social Media

Módulos:
- Elaboración de marca o producto en Internet - Branding.
- Proyectos web comerciales.
- Desarrollo de campañas publicitarias online.
- Venta y Promoción en redes sociales.
- Community Manager para redes sociales.
- Redacción para medios Digitales.
- Búsqueda y manejo de clientes potenciales.
- Modelo de Negocios.
September 2013 - May 2014 Venezuela

Languages

Spanish (Native),
English (Fluent),

Skills

Adobe Flash, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Muse, Adobe Photoshop, Agile Scrum, Branding, Copywriting, CSS3, Digital Marketing, Editorial Design, Flat Design, HootSuite, HTML5, Icon Design, Infographic Design , Jell, JIRA Software, Mailchimp, Material Design, Photography, Trello, Typography, UI/UX, Web Design,

Recommendations

"I had the pleasure of leading Carlos while working with a Marketing team and it was a very nutritive experience.
Carlos has a deep knowledge of design and a keane eye for details, he always brings good feedback to any graphic product he works on.
He is also very organized and adapted in no time to work within Scrum, which improved his efficiency. Always learning, Carlos saw that positive impact and started making questions and researching about Scrum.
He is a great asset to any Marketing team and always brings more than expected to the table".

John De Goes
Project manager at TechAID Solutions LLC (August 2016 - March 2017).