Ruaridh Currie

Ruaridh Currie

UX/UI Designer
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Member since March 23, 2016
Ruaridh is an award-winning UI/UX digital designer and creative director originally from Edinburgh, Scotland with 14 years of experience designing for brands like Channel 4, Procter & Gamble, Danone, Tottenham Hotspur and Standard Life. In his spare time, he enjoys photography and writing design articles and tutorials for Designmodo and Digital Arts Online.
Ruaridh is now available for hire
Employment
  • Creative Director
    2012 - PRESENT
    Serps Invaders
    • Designed landing pages, apps, and web pages for many Proctor & Gamble brands.
    • Worked as the lead designer on Network90 - The worlds biggest professional athlete network, co-founded by Luis Figo.
    • Worked as lead designer on Juice Motel, an exciting new lifestyle website & app, from renowned French fashion photographer Jean Baptiste Fort.
    • Created detailed UI design tutorials for Digital Arts Online/Magazine.
    • Wrote several articles, on a regular basis, for Designmodo.
    Technologies: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Axure
  • Senior Designer
    2009 - 2012
    Realise
    • Served as a lead designer on the Tottenham Hotspur website redesign. Tottenham Hotspur is one of the biggest soccer teams in the English Premier League.
    • Led the design on Standard Life Investments' redesign. I led a small team of designers to rebrand all of Standard Life Investments' websites and apps.
    • Designed Channel 4 Apps' website. Channel 4 is one of the UK's leading television channels and television producers.
    • Acted as the lead designer on the Scottish Widows website redesign.
    • Led the design on the Scottish Rugby Union website.
    Technologies: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Axure
Other Experience
  • UX Testing for the Masses: Keep It Simple and Cost-Effective (Publication)
    UX testing is a crucial step in the design process but is often overlooked for tight budgets or deadlines. You do not need a formal lab to do quality research—just the right tools and a clear plan.
Education
  • Bachelor of Arts degree with honors in Graphic Technology
    2000 - 2002
    Glasgow Caledonian University - Glasgow, Scotland
Experience
  • Adobe Photoshop17 years
  • Layout14 years
  • UI Design14 years
  • Adobe Illustrator10 years
  • App Design6 years
  • Axure RP Pro5 years
  • Responsive5 years
  • Sketch1 year
Tools
  • Axure RP Pro
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Sketch

Location

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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