António Ferreira

UX/UI Designer + Front-end Web Developer

Barreiro, Portugal
I'm an experienced Digital Designer, Front-end Web Developer-in-training from Portugal, skilled in User Experience (UX) and User Interface Design.
I've been helping teams craft meaningful digital experiences for humans since the year 2000.

I'm currently looking for a new challenge in the creative tech, web+mobile apps and game industry that value my hybrid profile (UX/UI + Front-end). I want to use my 17+ years experience as a designer and level-up my front-end skills, to help teams create positive and meaningful digital experiences for humans.

Work Experience

Seara

Front-end Web Developer

I'm currently working as a Front-end Web Developer for Seara, a Deloitte Business. Here I'm translating hi-def UI into HTML+CSS+JS for websites, using responsive and mobile-first approaches.
February 2019 - Portugal

ComOn Group

Front-end Web Developer

Frontend Development of the digital ecosystem for a big Finance client:
- Foundations in HTML+CSS
- Design System + Atomic Design implementation

Still in the same company, I accepted the challenge of working as a Frontend Developer, joining a great Development Team where I helped in the creation of the Frontend Foundations in HTML and CSS, later embedded in a Vue.js environment, for a big web project. This was achieved through work on a Design System with an Atomic Design approach. This helped me get acquainted with the latest Frontend Web Development skills and tools.

Skills: HTML, CSS, jQuery, JavaScript, Frontend
October 2018 - January 2019 Portugal

ComOn Group

Senior UX/UI Designer

UX and UI Design, Illustration, Motion Design.

Elemento Digital was rebranded to ComOn Group, where I continued working as a UX and UI Designer. It gave me the time and tools to mature my skills, taking on medium to big projects. I spent the last three years designing solutions for Financial and Insurance companies like Fidelidade, with a heavy focus on UX, UI and Design Systems. I also had the opportunity to participate in some interesting projects in the domain of interactive screens and some motion design.

Skills: HTML, CSS, jQuery, Adobe Dreamweaver, Frontend, Sketch, Adobe Photoshop
May 2009 - October 2018 Portugal

Elemento Digital

Web Designer

UX/UI Designer, Web Designer

This was my first job out of my hometown, where I worked mainly as a web designer. I became in contact with innovative design and dev solutions for web products, learning my way through web standards and modular web design.

Skills: Flash, HTML, CSS, Frontend, Adobe Premiere, Adobe Photoshop
July 2006 - May 2009 Setúbal, Portugal

Ciben Multimedia

Media and Visual Designer

Concept, design and development of multimedia content in the form of interactive CD-Rom and Websites, using various technologies like Adobe Flash & Actionscript, HTML and CSS.

This was my first job, while I was still finishing High School. Along with my Design Classes at school, it provided me with good digital design and development foundations for working in the industry. I had the chance to work in many interesting multimedia projects, including Educational Software for Porto Editora and Instituto Camões.

Skills: Flash, HTML, CSS, ActionScript, Adobe Premiere, Adobe Photoshop
2000 - 2005 Portugal

Education

Escola Secundária De Salvaterra De Magos

High School Graduation

September 1997 - July 2000 Portugal

Languages

Portuguese (Native),
English (Advanced),

Awards

Sapo

Sapo de Prata - Setor Financeiro

2013

The FWA - Favorite Website Awards

Site of the Day

2018

Skills

Actionscript, Adobe CS, Affinity Designer, Blender, CSS, Flash, HTML, Illustration, Illustrator, InVision, JS, Motion, Photo Manipulation, Photoshop, Sketch, Storyboard, Vector,