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About

Hi there!
This is me. I'm a UX/UI Developer based in Porto.

Raul Ramos Pinto portrait

As a dedicated UX/UI Developer, my passion lies in crafting exceptional digital experiences that seamlessly blend aesthetics and functionality. With a strong foundation in Front-end programming languages, I can bring a unique perspective to the design process, emphasizing the creation of accessible and user-friendly websites. Tackling challenges with a problem-solving mindset, I am committed to delivering captivating and responsive digital experiences through innovative design solutions.

In my free time, I enjoy painting and have been creating murals under the name Kilos since . As a federated basketball player since , I have represented 6 teams, 1 association, and 1 university.

Portfolio

Resumé

Professional Experience

UX/UI Designer

Soochy  |  -

At Soochy, I design websites in Figma, adhering to best practices like atomic design, auto-layout, components, design systems construction, and layer naming. I also implement designs in WordPress, occasionally writing code for a smooth execution.

Front-End Web Developer

WYcreative  |  -

Mostly coded in PugJS, Sass and JavaScript for web development projects. I also took on responsibilities involving QA testing, A11y and newsletters creation, where I wrote in Handlebars and Less programming languages. I've been involved in projects such as ISEG Executive Education, Vanguard Properties, Parques de Sintra, Clube Sagres, Grupo Brisa, Mudar É Ganhar and others. Additionally, I helped with the creation of components for the Engineering Team Front-End project generator - Genesis.

Graffiti Artist

Kilos  |  -

Started my own artistic expression. Since then, I've painted walls in Porto, Lisbon, Algarve, Barcelona, London, Wiesbaden, and Rio de Janeiro. I've had three exhibitions so far, from which one of them I was also the curator. More than ten commissioned murals and one participation in the largest international graffiti festival - Meeting Of Styles.

Graphic Designer

Dice  |  -

I've enhanced my skills in Illustration, SEO, Branding, Editorial, Motion, and Web Design, by using tools such as Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, After Effects, InDesign and Figma.

Education

Digital Experience Design

FBAUL  |  Postgraduate  |  -

Completed a specialized course in Digital Experience Design, where I honed my skills in Visual Design, User Experience and Coding. Gained a deeper understanding of Digital Marketing and Entrepreneurship. This immersive program allowed me to put my knowledge into practice and become well-rounded in the digital design industry.

Web Design & Development

LSD  |  Specialization  |  -

Completed a comprehensive course that introduced me to the world of web development and digital marketing. This program covered a wide range of topics, including UX/UI design, digital marketing, and programming languages such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, and SQL. With hands-on experience and a solid foundation in these technologies, I became equipped to commit myself to the field of web development.

Communication Design

ESAD  |  Bachelor's  |  -

I've enhanced my skills in Illustration, Branding, Editorial, Motion, Communication, Design Thinking and UI Design, by using tools such as Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, After Effects, InDesign and Figma.

Graphic Design

Kingston University  |  ERASMUS  |  -

Had the opportunity to study Graphic Design as part of my third academic year at Kingston University, London, UK through the ERASMUS program. This experience provided me with a comprehensive education in the field of graphic design and a deeper understanding of the creative process.

Skills

Design

  • Figma / FigJam

  • Adobe XD

  • Adobe Illustrator

  • Adobe Photoshop

  • Adobe InDesign

  • Adobe After Effects

Programming

  • HTML / PugJS / Handlebars

  • CSS / Sass / Less

  • BEM

  • JavaScript

  • Git

  • Liquid (Shopify)

Extra

  • Webflow

  • WordPress

  • SEO

  • Web Accessibility (WCAG)

  • Microsoft Excel / Google Sheets

Certifications

Webflow 101

Webflow  |

Introduction to Web Accessibility

edX  |

Front-End Development

Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

The Fundamentals of Digital Marketing

Adobe Illustrator

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)

Languages

Portuguese

Native

English

Professional

Spanish

Conversational

Volunteering

Coordinator & Volunteer

Just a Change  |  -

Rebuilding homes for needy people in Tondela, Torres Vedras, Porto, Faro, Lisbon, and Miranda do Douro.

Volunteer (Design Department)

ESN Porto  |  -

Welcoming international students providing opportunities for cultural understanding and self development.

Volunteer

Missão País  |  -

Sports

Basketball Athlete

Contact

Let's shape user-centric experiences.
Drop me a line!