Resume

Kelsey Kimura [kel-see-kim-mir-ruh] n

1: an innovative thinker with creativity to spare 2: a team player who is passionate about his work 3: a dedicated professional who is always looking to learn 4: an individual who enjoys cat videos

Expertise.

Adobe Creative Suite: Experience Design (XD), Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, InDesign and Animate (Flash).

Development languages: HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap, and ActionScript 3.0.

Content management: CC Professional, WordPress, Magento and Drupal.

Design thinking, web design & architecture, accessibility compliance, branding and identity. Comfortable in both Windows and Mac environments.

Experience.

Digital UI Designer, WestJet Airlines

May 2016 to present.

Establishment and preservation of WestJet’s Design System, a collection of documentation of patterns and styles to use across all digital mediums. Principle designer on the WestJet Vacations booking flow. Advocate and subject matter expert on Accessibility (WCAG2.0 AA).

Digital Designer II, WestJet Airlines

March 2014 to May 2016.

Digital and creative production on westjet.com and westjetvacations.com to support retail marketing initiatives and campaigns.

Online Content Manager, Triple Flip

September 2012 to March 2014.

Site design and information architecture of Triple Flip’s online store (tripleflip.ca) and B2B website (tripleflipteam.ca) including management of product information and imagery. Evolve and implement the Triple Flip brand across the web and a wide array of different mediums including print, in-store signage, email marketing, social media marketing, pop-up stores and events.

Designer II, SMART Technologies

July 2008 to July 2012.

Execution of a variety of global marketing campaigns which included print advertising, web properties and landing pages, email campaigns, social media marketing, digital signage and trade shows. Maintenance and enhancement of company website (smarttech.com) to support new products and programs.

Education.

New Media Production and Design, Southern Alberta Institute of Technology

2006 to 2008.

Studies in visual, web & rich media communications including Adobe Creative suite, web development & design, design theory, 3D modeling and video/photo capture and editing. Graduate of the program with honors and recipient of the Jason Lang scholarship.