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Iker Sesma Martínez

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Date of birth: 21-04-1983
Address: Gernika-Lumo (Bilbao as second address)
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Work Experience

Web Specialist in Staples Spain
(Oct 2013 – Date)

Content creation and web maintainance.
Campaign management, product promotion via catalogues and Social Networks.

UX/UI Mobile Designer in Batura Mobile Solutions
(Nov 2011 – Jun 2013)

User Interface and User Experience design in Java, iOS and Android applications.
Development of both digital and printed graphic designs. Online Marketing.
Content creation and maintainance on WordPress.
Development and checking of CSS stylesheets for Web Mobiles.

In charge of the brand image for Capital Languages
(Feb 2010 – Jan 2014)

Management and development of the school´s brand in locations and installations.

App designer for Congrio Soft
(May – Jul 2011)

“iSignum” iOS Application, in which Sign Language videos are shown. Not published.

On-the-job Training as Graphic Designer in Delirium Studios
(Jan – May 2011)

“Kinito Ninja” videogame´s level and character menu´s interface design.
This videogame was a finalist in the categories of ‘Best Creative Design’ and ‘Best Basque Videogame’ and received the ‘Public´s Choice Award’ at the II. International hóPlay Videogames Festival, in 2011.

Retail assistant in Toys “R” Us Basauri
(May 2010 – Jan 2011)

Bycicles and videogames departments. Customer service.
Loading and unloading in the warehouse.

Junior Programmer in Eurohelp Consulting
(Oct 2008 – Sep 2009)

Java and Javascript programming.
Designing sketches for subsequent development. Database.

Skills

Graphic Design

Visual syntax. Composition, corporate identity, printed design, printing.

Web

HTML5 and CSS3. Web usability and navigability.
Content creation and maintainance on WordPress.
Basic knowledge on jQuery and PHP development.

Mobile

User Experience & User Interface Design (UX/UI) for Apps and Web-Mobiles.
Responsive Web Design techniques.

Social Media & Computer use

Windows and Macintosh. Internet, search engines, blogging, text redaction.
Online marketing on Social Networks.

Photography

DSRL use. Lighting. Studio experience as Art director and assistant.
Image edition and photomontage. Analog photography.

Software and Platforms

Adobe: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Lightroom, Camera Raw, Bridge.
Microsoft Office 2010: Excel, Word, Powerpoint, Access.
Platforms: WordPress, Mailchimp, Hootsuite, Google Analytics, Facebook, Twitter, Flickr.

English

FCE. Advanced level.

Basque

Native.

Spanish

Native.

Full driving license

Own vehicle.

Education

Postgraduate qualification in Art Management – Universidad Politécnica de Catalunya
(Oct 2013 – Jul 2014)

Development of Art Director´s capacities and abilities on interactive projects.
Final project development and presentation.

Web Design, Multimedia and New Technologies – Centric
(May – Nov 2011)

XHTML and CSS. Web navigation and Search Engine Optimization.
Wordpress installation and maintainance. Social Networks.

Graphic Design Master – Instituto Europeo de Diseño INEDI
(Jan – Dec 2011)

Design principles. Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign.

Advanced Photography – Estudios Audiovisuales Imval
(Oct 2010 – Jun 2011)

History and theory. Studio lighting, digital edition, printing presentations.
Studio sessions for several projects.

IT Engineering – Deusto
(2008)

Degree. University of Deusto.

Courses

– Advanced Web Design: HTML5, CSS3, Javascript and PHP (40 hours, 2013)

– Alberto García-Alix photographer´s Workshop – CFC Bilbao (16 hours, 2013)

– Marketing, Publicity and Communication – Campus Formación (260 hours, 2011)

Projects

Filosofía giveevig Philosophy
(2011 – Present)

A website about music, photography, design… and other author´s interests.
giveevig concept´s creation. Web development. Maintainance and content management.

“Mira” photography project
(2010 – 2015)

In process.

Awards

Videojuego “Kinito Ninja”
(2011)

This videogame was a finalist in the categories of ‘Best Creative Design’ and ‘Best Basque Videogame’ and received the ‘Public´s Choice Award’ at the II. International hóPlay Videogames Festival, in 2011.

Other Interests

Technology, astronomy, nature, swimming, cooking, music.

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