About me

Name:
Bartosz Chucherko
Job:
UX/Web designer, Front-end developer
Skills:
UX Design, UI Design, Interaction Design, Webdesign,  Responsive approach, HTML5, CSS3, JQuery, WordPress, Flash, Actionscript, Lean UX
Tools of choice:
UXPin, Pencil, Axure, Photoshop, WebStorm, Notepad++, Firebug, Firefox, Chrome, Safari
Interested in:
UX/UI/ID/Webdesign, Front-end development, Mobile Technology
Home town:
Kraków
Email:
chucherko@gmx.com

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Feb 2012 – present Schibsted Tech Polska Sp. z o.o. // Krakow, Poland 
UX/Web Designer

  • Responsible for UX, design & front-end coding
  • Lead in UX Design process, organizing kick-off workshops, overlooking design process, user research and concept testing
  • Creating paper prototypes, wireframes, mockups, html prototypes & other UX outcomes
  • Designed standards compliant HTML5 & CSS3 code with emphasis on browser compatibility, accessibility, and search engine optimization
  • Designed & implemented user interfaces for different Content Management Systems
  • Conceptualized and produced graphic & interactive content suited to corporate needs & specifications
  • Utilized specialized design software including Adobe Photoshop, Axure, Pencil, UXPin
  • Produced interactive content using technogies such as HTML5, CSS3, JQuery, Bootstrap
  • Daily maintenance of various media websites
  • Direct consultations with clients, partners, product owners to meet their needs (in English)
  • Worked in Agile (Scrum) Environment, Lean UX

Jun 2009 – Jan 2012  SoInteractive S.A. // Krakow, Poland
Web Designer

  • Designed standards compliant XHTML & CSS code with emphasis on browser compatibility, accessibility, and search engine optimization
  • Developed whole websites, from start to finish, including planning, design, coding and implementation
  • Responsible for design, site structure (information architecture), and daily maintenance of corporate websites
  • Prepared website prototypes & mockups
  • Conceptualized and produced graphic & interactive content suited to corporate needs & specifications
  • Utilized specialized design software including Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Flash, Adobe Dreamweaver
  • Produced high-quality interactive content such as maps, schemes, interactive website elements, banners and animations using Flash & Actionscript 2.0/3.0
  • Direct consultations with clients to establish the overall look of graphic elements and content in order to meet their needs.

2008 – 2009 Comarch S.A. // Krakow, Poland
Web / Flash Designer

  • ( As above )

2004 – 2007 Telephone Information Corp. // Chicago, USA
Web Designer & Developer

  • Conceptualized and produced graphic art and visual materials to effectively communicate information for printed materials such as brochures, posters, leaflets and interactive media, including websites.
  • Utilized specialized graphic design software including Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Flash to develop graphic elements that meet clients’ objectives.
  • Planned, designed, modified and optimized HTML code with use of specialized software, including Adobe Dreamweaver.
  • Developed website architecture. Optimized website content.
  • Direct consultations with clients to establish the overall look of graphic elements and content of communication materials in order to meet their needs.
  • Translation of website content within English and Polish languages.

2004 – 2007 Quadratt Corp. // Chicago, USA
Web Designer/Co-owner

  • (As above)

 

EDUCATION

  • 2008 – 2011 Higher School of Management and Banking // Wyższa Szkoła Zarządzania i Bankowości // Kraków
    Faculty of Information Technology
    BA Thesis on Mobile Web Design
  • 1996 – 2000 High School// Kraków
    Graduated in the class majoring in Information Technology.

TECHNICAL SKILLS

  • Proficiency in computer use (Windows and Mac OS).
  • Proven experience & skills in areas of UX Design, UI Design, Webdesign,  Responsive approach
  • Thorough theoretical & practical knowlegde of HTML5, CSS3, SMACCS, SASS, JQuery, WordPress CMS, Flash, Actionscript, Bootstrap, HTML Boilerplate
  • Ability to write cross-browser/cross-platform, semantic code
  • Knowledge of version control systems (SVN, Git)
  • Experience & knowledge of project methodologies like Agile (Scrum) & Lean UX
  • Practical knowledge of tools such as UXPin, Pencil, Axure, Photoshop, Illustrator, WebStorm, WinSCP, Geany, Notepad++, Firebug, Spritecow, Firefox, Chrome, Safari and many others

LANGUAGES

  • Native Polish
  • Fluent English (speaking, writing and reading)

OTHER

  • Won 7th Place in mBank national contest “Design new UI for internet banking system”
  • Bachelor Thesis on “Interface design for mobile touchscreen devices”
  • Freelance work (interface design) for Nico Cuppen Software (Netherlands)

INTERESTS & HOBBIES

Technology, UX & UI, web design, music, playing bass guitar, photography (www.chucherko.com) and design.