Jonathan Sullivan

User Experience Designer

With a background in both front-end web development and User Experience Design, I strive to create meaningful, delightful products that solve real problems.

Prominent Skills

Design

4+ years experience in developing web applications beginning from wireframe concepts and mockups, mapping out user flows and creating final visual designs. Familiar with design for responsive web apps, as well as design for native mobile applications. Led design strategy for responsive web applications.

Technical/Development

Proficient in HTML5, CSS3, jQuery and JavaScript for creating front-end web interfaces.

Professional Experience

Moxie
March 2014 - October 2014

Provided User Experience support for digital projects in an agency environment. Worked collaboratively with clients to gather business requirements, create sitemaps and flow documents and develop wireframe and prototype deliverables. Key projects included:

  • Bob Evans Web Re-Design - Developed a fully customized e-commerce online ordering system from the ground up.
Manta
November 2012 - March 2014

User Experience and Interaction design for a directory site focused on marketing for small businesses. Collaborated with user experience, product, marketing, and development teams to deliver web and mobile based products including:

  • Leavlets - Co-led experience design on an Android app focusing on creating simple, elegant digital leave-behinds for small businesses to share with clients.
  • Manta Mobile - Fully redesigned user flows and visual design of the mobile version of Manta's directory site, including location-aware search and browse and Facebook-like social networking components.
Juniper Networks
July 2010 - November 2012

User Experience design and front-end development for networking company. Worked closely with product managers and development team to design interfaces for web-based and mobile applications. Primary projects included:

  • Junos Pulse Mobile Security Gateway - Designed and optimized a scaleable enterprise level dashboard for managing large numbers of mobile devices within corporate networks.
  • Junos Pulse VPN - Redesigned workflows and interface for enterprise VPN app for tablets and mobile devices.
  • Junos Pulse - Led the redesign of a suite of native mobile apps for Symbian, Windows Mobile, Android, Blackberry and iOS.
SMobile Systems
July 2009 - July 2010

Web and graphic design for mobile-device based security start-up. Maintained product web sites and designed/developed web app product front-end.

  • SMobile Security Shield - Designed and coded front-end for award-winning enterprise and consumer level security software for protecting mobile devices from malware and viruses. Drove product value for end-users which led to acquisition by Juniper Networks in 2010.

Education

Human Factors International

CUA Certificate (Certified Usability Analyst)

University of Missouri-Kansas City

Bachelor of Arts, Graphic Design 2009, Graduated with Honors

Columbus College of Art and Design

Focus on digital illustration techniques utilizing Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Freehand, and Painter