Umar Hamza

Front End Designer/Developer

London, United Kingdom
Allow me to introduce myself, I am Umar Hamza. A specialist front end designer/developer. With over 6 years of experience in web design and development, I have become highly proficient in creating rich brand identities, user interfaces, and web development. I have completed many successful design projects for Hibu (previously Yell Global), and now work for a Marketing Agency as a front end designer/developer.

I am always looking to improve my design and development skills to bring a fresh way of thinking and the latest design-techniques and technologies to projects.

I am passionate about building simple and elegant designs. This benefits clients, enabling them to create a better user experience from their websites. It is always rewarding to see my clients achieve their online goals and become successful on the web through my optimised website services.

Feel free to browse around my site, take a peek at my portfolio. Don't hesitate to contact me if you have any questions.

Work Experience

Social Media Ltd

Front end designer/developer

Creating briefs, content plans and wireframes
Designing websites with Adobe Creative Suite
Implement sites with HTML5, SASS & CSS3
Bootstrap, Bourbon & Neat (SASS frameworks)
Javascript & jQuery
Responsive Wordpress development with underscores
Github version control & Gulp task runner
Creating URL structures & SEO optimising sites
Using BrowserStack and fixing browser compatibility issues
Project managing (allocating tasks, creating timeframes & deadlines)
Leading clients meetings
February 2015 - Present London, United Kingdom


Front end designer

Designing websites, wireframes & prototypes
Building responsive websites
April 2013 - February 2015 United Kingdom


Front end designer/developer

Designing company style guides and branding.
Redesigning coding landing page in HTML, CSS, PHP & Javascript
2011 - 2012 United Kingdom