Shane Hussain

Shane Hussain

Creative Director - Print, Web, Broadcast & Mobile

iDO Design

iCREATE Beautiful Interactive Things

iLove Books, Design, Technology

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No Formal Qualification

Resume

 

I am a design professional with experience spanning over 13 years, working on the web, broadcast, print and mobile.

EXPERIENCE

Since –
Jan 2000

Design and UX Consultant

Shane Hussain

Providing consultancy services for my diversified experience in User experience, Design, Aesthetics, concept development and development on all media platforms, i.e. Print, Electronic, Desktop, Web, Social & Mobile

Oct 2012 –
Nov 2013

Creative Director

Arpatech

Reporting directly to the CEO, I am responsible for leading creative sessions for project kick-offs, leading the creative department, creating design standards, style guides, establishing a creative standard for all projects, products and services.(Web – Print – Desktop – Mobile) and over all aesthetic leadership.

Managing multiple projects from concept to completion, assigning task to team members, and ensuring their aesthetic, timely and qualitative execution is one of my primary responsibilities.

I am also working in collaboration with Project management and Software development departments to ensure smooth execution of all projects, following an aesthetic standard.

In addition to that I am also responsible for collaboration with Sales & Marketing team to enhance and maintain company’s branding & image on all levels and mediums (Print, Web, Broadcast, Motion Graphics, Social Media). Maintaining Quality Control in terms of design & standards and coordinating Sales & Marketing team for generating project pitches and proposals is also one of the responsibilities i shoulder.

Jan 2012 –
Oct 2012

Senior User Experience Designer

Streebo Inc.

Creating better User Experience for smart device applications, running on different platforms ranging from Ipad, Iphone, black berry & Android devices. Also involved in designing for web and print media.

Aug 2010 –
Jan 2012

UI Developer / Designer

Systems Limited

My responsibilities include visualizing designs from scratch for web and desktop applications Mostly Photoshop and Illustrator are used at this stage. Also I develop prototypes on finalized designs to give a working story board for the clients and fellow developers. Technologies used vary from .net, IBM RAD, Silverlight, Drupal, Flex, Flash Builder & SketchFlow. Also heavy usage of HTML, CSS, javascript and jquery for web projects.

Also, i was given an oppurtuntity to get involved in the development team and I
played my part by integrating .net controls for UI purposes, Master pages and developed User controls and widget using .net framework 4.0 in C#.

In addition to that, I am also responsible for the branding and image building of the company and work directly with the marketing department in developing image building material, collateral, print designs, concepts, event planning and presence for the company.

Sep 2006 –
July 2009

Art Director

Sinnish Productions

I was responsible for overall aesthetics and project management for all projects. From concept development, design, and aesthetic look and feel for software, web portals, websites, animations and print designs. Concept and copy writing was also among the many tasks i performed in addition to designing.

Jan 2006 –
Aug 2009

Vfx & Motion Graphics Artist

Post Amazers

I was involved in post production process that included visual effects, compositing, color correction and motion graphics for shoot based projects which included feature films such as Botal Gali.

I was also involved with Opening Motion Graphics of certain 3d architectural projects.

Technologies I worked on included AfterEffects, Photoshop & Cyborg.

Jan 2005 –
Dec 2005

General Counsel

Vivid Signals

I was involved as a full time consultant to guide and ensure the execution of all projects including web, software, print campaigns, events in an aesthetic and professional manner. Also involved with client dealing and project management.
Also my creative writing skills were brought to use as i wrote concepts, and performed identity development for various clients.

Jan 2003 –
Dec 2004

CEO

Hybrid Signals

Did several projects for the web & print campaigns. Responsibilities included writing concepts, one liners, and working with the Creative Director in ensuring the execution of design campaigns. Also responsible for running the development team and developing backend and frontend designs for the web and desktop applications.

Jan 2000 –
Dec 2002

Lead Web Developer

Ekamalz

I was the core developer for web based projects. Also wrote concepts for animations and copy writing for print campaigns.

PORTFOLIO

iWallet

iWallet

Shopstock v2

Shopstock v2

Shopstock v1

Shopstock v1

Revenue Forecast System

Revenue Forecast System

Streebo Website Redesign

Streebo Website Redesign

Systems Limited – ITCN Presence

Systems Limited – ITCN Presence

Faizaa

Faizaa

Saman Enterprises

Saman Enterprises

Sind Club

Sind Club

Campaign Karachi

Campaign Karachi

Aal-e-Imran Foundation

Aal-e-Imran Foundation

Logos

Logos

Atlas Readymix

Atlas Readymix

Atlas Pakistan Limited

Atlas Pakistan Limited

Amcorp

Amcorp

Soil Testing Services

Soil Testing Services

Sara Hashim

Sara Hashim

Shane Hussain

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Shane Hussain

sh@shanehussain.com

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