Maricar Dizon
Maricar Dizon
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About me

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Maricar Dizon is a designer from the Philippines who currently resides in San Diego, California. In 2011, she graduated with a BFA in Advertising from Far Eastern University. She is currently available for freelance projects.

 

Tools

Photoshop
Illustrator
Sketch
Invision
Indesign
 

Skills

UI/UX
Wireframing
Prototyping
Packaging
Branding
Printing
Web Designing

 

Experience

UI/UX Designer (September 2016-Present)
Franklin Wireless Corporation, San Diego, CA

• Creating wireframes and prototypes for mobile app development
• Constructing dielines for device trays, inbox materials, and gift boxes
• Designing new technology presentations to be presented to local and international wireless internet service providers
• Designing marketing materials for annual events and trade shows like Consumer Electronics Show and Mobile World Congress  
• Creating new device drawing instructions for user guide manuals
• Setting up collaterals, labels, and device user interface guides
• Creating graphics for e-commerce business

Graphic Designer (August 2014-August 2016)
Universal Printing and Signs Inc., San Diego, CA

• Designed graphics for banners, invitations, logos, letterheads, envelopes, packaging,  t-shirts, and promotional items
• Interacted personally with companies and other clients to provide customized graphics for their events
• Set up graphic materials to printing

Senior Game Artist (May 2013-February 2014)
Dynamic Studio / Nerdswag Games, (Remote)

• Designed graphics for icons, landing pages, user interfaces, environment, screenshots and animations for iOS and Android games
• Documented process including updates, during development and revision of existing platforms
• Developed user-centered design process with expertise in information and interaction design, visual design, usability, and current web technologies
•  Reviewed applications and games and identified improvement opportunities for user experience
• Exported and optimized art assets for development
• Created 2D art compositions for game mockups to ensure consistency of the game screens
• Recorded and tracked bugs through to final resolution
• Managed assets, maintained directories, developed and named conventions, and adapted to different visual styles using Google Docs and Dropbox

Web Designer (August 2013-January 2014)
Zuwm Web and Game Services, Philippines

• Designed website templates for clients with small businesses
• Improved and iterated on the design for the web and mobile platform (iOS / Android)
• Responsible for uploading and updating graphics and text to existing webpages
• Developed custom illustrations, posters, email, datasheets, white papers, event signs, and other design projects for websites
• Arranged layouts according to space availability utilizing knowledge of layout principles and design concepts

User Interface Designer (August 2012-July 2013)
First Million Services Inc., Philippines

• Designed web graphics for e-mails, newsletters, blogs and banner advertisements
• Implemented updates to marketing and sales materials
• Collaborated with back-end and front-end developers to complete projects in a timely manner
• Worked with web developers to test and debug web pages, to ensure they conform to accepted standards and quality assurance (QA) procedures

Game Graphics User Interface Designer (September 2011-April 2012)
Gamebowl Inc., Philippines

• Designed user interface for browser-based and mobile games
• Collaborated with user experience (UX) team members on quality assurance to make sure end results will match integrity of user interface (UI) designs
• Assisted design team to define brand standards and style guide documentation
• Created wireframes, user flows, and compelling interactions
• Assisted in developing marketing presentation materials for executives