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Sven Read | Elance
 
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Sven Read

Experienced Designer, mobile & desktop
   Germany
Wasserburg am Inn
  |  4:24 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $50

I love designing thoughtful interfaces, creating pleasing experiences and evolving products. Prototyping in and producing standards compliant, efficient markup is part of my everyday workflow.

Besides being obsessed with user experiences, I have a serious infatuation with typography (especially web typography) and created a couple little tools that hopefully make the world a better place, typographically speaking. I built Words App to help people read their Read-it-Later articles on their desktop and I built a few Ghost themes that focus...

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Skills (10)

Tested
Web Design
User Interface Design
Interaction Design
GUI development
Graphic Design
UX
Information Architecture
Web Applications
Advanced HTML
Advanced CSS

Service Description

Previously I was the Lead Designer at BörseGo AG, where I led the design of key initiatives across our major products. Design strategy, experience in UX design, semantic markup, systems thinking, sketching, and rapid prototyping are the skills that allowed me to impact both the features and the team behind the Guidance, Godmode-Trader and Jandaya experience.

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Employment

Cliqz GmbH
Designer
2014 - Present
BörseGo AG
UX/UI Designer
2012 - 2014
Switched from Adobe Products to Sketch and Pixelmator, from LESS to Sass. Concept, prototypes and product supervision for our new mobile app (for Android, iOS & web). Additionally work on a new...
BörseGo AG
Lead Designer
2010 - 2012
Head of the design team. Concept, wireframes & execution on several big projects, including web, mobile web & native mobile apps. Highlights: Concept & Prototype (as well as a part of the...
BörseGo AG
UI / UX designer
2005 - 2010
Concepts, prototyping, execution & coding on all our projects. Conducted various usability testings. Highlights: Our first iOS app, Godmode Anywhere. Redesigning GodmodeTrader.de. Concept,...
txt Redaktion & Agentur
Visual designer
2005 - 2005
Layouting, print design, graphic design. Project responsibility.
Carrera Industriesauger
Visual designer
2003 - 2005
Prototypes, layout/design and coding on severel projects, including a web shop. Print design.
Cynobia AG
Web designer
1999 - 2003
Prototypes, concept, layout/design & coding HTML/CSS. In charge of many different projects.

Education

Masterclass of Artdirection (MCAD)
Art Director
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Keywords

cross-platform
responsive web design
mobile design
typography
app design
html
css
sass
readability
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