Waqas Gulraiz
Web UI/UX Designer/Developer

Design Skills

  • Photoshop CC

  • Adobe Xd

  • Adobe Illustrator

  • Fireworks

  • Snagit

Front-end Skills

  • HTML5

  • CSS3

  • Javascript

  • Bootstrap 3/4

  • jQuery

  • Javascript

  • PHP/MYSQL

CMS Integration Skills

  • WordPress

  • wooCommerce

  • Joomla

  • Magento

Project Management

  • Slack

  • Trello

  • Basecamp

  • 5pm

  • Snagit

Testing Tools

  • Browser Stack

  • W3C Validator

  • Browser Development Toolbar

  • Google Analytics

Version Control Systems

  • Github

  • BitBucket

About

I bring 13 years of experience in understanding and developing products from concept ideas into production with a high degree of success in a competitive landscape.


Highly innovative, passionate and successful leader in Web UI/UX Design with high proficiencies in problem-solving, visual UI design, brand development, agile scrum, CMS integration, responsive design, code optimization, SEO concepts and front-end development.

Resume

  • Working History

  • Front-end Developer - isNumeric DMCC

    12/2019 - 06/2020
    DMCC Dubai, UAE

    Bulk delivery of 8 urgent websites within 2 months.

    Worked in multidisciplinary team with other professionals such as graphic designers, front and back-end developers.

    Pre-processor SASS was used for proper CSS maintenance in some of their products.

    Direct correspondence with clients and ensured high quality standards and brand consistency.

    Designed graphical material when required.

  • UI/UX Designer - Param Info Computers Ltd.

    10/2018 - 11/2019
    Businessbay Dubai, UAE

    New web mobile UI interfaces designing, improvements to existing company website and introducing WordPress framework first time in the company.

    Development of user interfaces for key components of the application.

    Responsible for creating front end using HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap 3&4, JavaScript and jQuery.

    Extensively used media queries and bootstrap for responsive web design (RWD).

    Optimizing the code by working closely with information architects and developers that lead to top notch user experience.

    Collaboration with managers, developers and marketing staff for presenting proposals using Power-Point tool.

    Corresponding globally using Microsoft Teams/Skype/email/phone in an iterative/agile manner to dramatically improve UI/UX in a short time.

    Executing all the marketing material including visual designs, info graphics, social media ad campaigns, online greetings, product logos and web graphics effectively.

    Responsible for technical direction, performance optimization, implementation of best practices and optimal design patterns, and solutions for critical problems of UI/UX issues.

  • Lead Web Designer - Cinnova Technologies

    08/2007 - 10/2012
    Lahore, Pakistan

    Led the full range of projects development (from static to dynamic and bespoke to eCommerce websites) and explored myself among numerous technologies such as WordPress, osCommerce, Magento, Joomla and Dot Net Nuke.

    UI/UX mockups and rapid prototyping for initial conceptualization.

    Introduced responsive HTML5/CSS3 technology first time in the company.

    WordPress security checklist to bypass the websites from malware threats & virus attacks.

    Coordination with SEO team; On-page optimization, basic search engine indexing, website performance reports & analysis, W3C validation & errors fixing.

  • Freelance History

  • Al Tamimi Investments LLC.

    JLT, Dubai

    Worked remotely and on site, collaborating with team members via Skype/Emails.

    Clearly presented Photoshop based layouts to demonstrate best visual design.

    Integrated WordPress theme to implement the approved designs.

    The backend is based on Drag & Drop functionality using Visual Composer.

    Project

  • BlockHealth Inc.

    Ontario, Canada

    UI Integrated with Bootstrap 3 and made the front-end responsive.

    Tested across all devices and browsers using www.browserstack.com.

    Bugs identified, fixed and reported via Google drive documentation.

    Used GIT version control system for latest code reviews.

    Project 1   Project 2   Project 3

  • The Why Builder.

    Canada

    Customized the WordPress wooCommerce themes to fulfill client’s requirements.

    Clearly presented Photoshop based layouts to demonstrate best visual design.

    Designed textual and graphical content including product illustrations for the websites.

    Integrated and configured secure payment gateways plugins.

    Increased page load time 8.3s to 4.2s according to gtmatrix.com.

    Configured All-in-one plugin to integrate Google analytics.

    Project 1   Project 2

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Contact Informations

  • Address: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Phone: +971-54-4247940
  • Job: UI/UX Designer & Developer
  • E-mail: waqasgulraiz@gmail.com

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