Erich Quist

UI/UX Designer & Front-End Developer

http://erichquist.com/
503/381-6000

I am a motivated designer and front-end developer with experience in strategy, user interface/experience design, visual design, and development. I’m seeking a position at a  work hard, play hard progressive dog-loving rockpantsproduct or creative agency.

I am a motivated designer and front-end developer with experience in strategy, user interface/experience design, visual design, and development. I’m seeking a position at a work hard, play hard creative agency in Portland, OR.

Experience

  • Senior Interactive Designer & Developer

    Cinco Design Office — Portland, OR 2013-Present

    Working with an incredibly talented group of people on internal projects and exciting projects for Nixon and Intel.

  • UI/UX Designer & Front-End Developer

    Freelance / Contract — Portland, OR 2006-2013

    As a hybrid designer/front-end developer, I work on a variety of web projects for local, national, and international clients, several of which include: Qualcomm, Illy Tea, XBox, and Snapflow.

    • Freelance and contract on short- and long-term UI/UX design and front-end development projects.
    • Work remotely or in-house for several acclaimed agencies, startups, and established brands to assist in production of small- and large-scale projects.
    • Advocate for and define the role of UX within agile development processes.
    • Create UI standards and libraries.
  • UI/UX Designer & Strategist

    Mindbox Studios — Eugene, OR 2011-2012

    • Collaborated directly with clients to define site structure, content and flow.
    • Worked as part of a team of strategists, creative directors, and developers to ensure final products corresponded with client and strategic vision.
    • Developed wireframes into intuitive, visually engaging user interfaces for a broad range of high level clients.
    • Apply UX design and research methods to shape the UX of several startup web applications, including Plan B Flights and Get Stylin'.
  • Designer & Front-End Developer

    Ally Creative — Eugene, OR 2010-2012

    • Conceptualize, design, and develop websites for a broad range of small to medium sized businesses.
    • Advocate a web-standards approach to increase search engine optimization and accessibility.
    • Definition and communications of the client proposition and proposal strategy.
    • High level client relationship management.

Education

  • Product Design

    University of Oregon — Eugene, OR 2010

  • Associates of Oregon Transfer

    Lane Community College — Eugene, OR 2006

Referrals

  • Andy Keen

    Sr. Software Engineer at Nike, Inc. — 503/702-5703

  • John Brown

    Developer at Instrument — 503/985-6661

  • Sharon Matthews

    Project Manager at Mindbox Studios — 541/285-6929

  • Michael Malowanczyk

    Global Brand Designer at Nike, Inc. — 214/597-3444

Diversion