Fintech product designer
Hello, my name is Yuriy. I am specialised in financial products and UI/UX/CX. I help you solve tough design problems and deliver digital products for your customers.
Education
2017
BA (Hons) in Graphic design, Teesside University
2016
HND in Graphic design, Prague College
2009
Vladimir High School 25
WORK EXPERIENCE
2018 — Present
Head of Product design and project manager, Design Department at XIXOIO
Product creation – leading design and developer team in creating products,
Product management – delivering seven products, reporting, strategising and problem-solving,
Design systems – creating a UI design system for different XIXOIO products,
UI/UX – helping with visual vision and user interactions,
Brand identity – helping to build identities and brand images.

Projects: Cash Money remittance app (on request only), XIXOIO Platform, AML System, ROWA B – Corporate finances, IPCO, Truedentify app, Crypto Payment getaway UI, Token purchasing app.
2017 — 2018
Senior product designer and Project manager, Marketing Department at MoneyPolo
UI/UX – leading projects, creating user scenarios and product development,
Brand identity – building a coherent brand image and strategy,
Marketing – curating and idea generation for materials for social media campaigns,
Managing company's and outsource designers.

Projects: MoneyPolo.world, Cash money transfer system (on request only).
2016 — 2017
Designer, Marketing Department at MoneyPolo
UI/UX – creating application designs and helping with a product development
Web design – preparation of promo campaigns and landing pages,
Support of company’s branding and presentation,
Marketing – preparation of graphic materials for social media campaigns,
Print design – preparation of a variety of print materials.

Projects: Facebook pages, «Pojdte bruslit'», MoneyPolo World
2016 — 2017
Co-lead graphic designer at Creative Bakery
Identity design, UI/UX design, print design and animation.

Projects: ProFinacie iOS app
2015 — 2016
Graphic designer in EvoCreative
Identity design, web design, layout design and print design.
2013 — 2014
Print designer for WHO Europe
Helping with design and translation for brochures about road safety facts and statistics.
2011 — 2013
Graphic designer for InfoSolutions
Web design, creating brand identity, advertisement and print materials. Supporting clien’s e-shop.

Projects: Infosolutions identity and web
2010 — 2014
Interpreter (Ru - En, En - Ru)
Working for American charity organisation in Russia “Hope chest”, “Boaz” and “Orphans Tree” to provide communication support.
2010 — 2013
Editor in chief in Smpnews.ru
Web news portal devoted to modern mobile platforms and news gadgets. Also had a personal column.
2010 — 2012
Web designer for Vkefire.com
Created a web-blog for comedy podcast. Also provided a technical and design support.
Skills
Design and Managment
Strategies I use:
Main tools:
  • Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, After Effects, Adobe XD)
  • Sketch
  • Aperture

UI/UX and prototyping:
  • Brackets
  • Marvel
  • Zeplin
  • Framer

Web design:
  • HTML 5/CSS
  • Java Script
  • Jekyll
  • Wordpress
  • Markdown
  • Google Web Designer

Typography:
  • Glyphs

General:
  • Keynote
  • Pages
  • Numbers
Language proficiency
Native Russian speaker — attended a journalistic club during school.
English — fluent speaker, IELTS certificate with score 6.0, have been working for 3 years as an interpreter.
Czech — pre-intermediate speaker. The pre-intermediate level in Czech courses.
Other skills
  • Fire show performer
  • photographer
  • video-editor
  • presenter