Sundeep Parmar
UX DESIGNER

Mississauga, Ontario · LinkedIn · Resume · Portfolio · Email Me

A creative professional with 12 years of experience in Graphic Design, Web, Marketing and Art direction, looking to transition into a UX Designer role within a growing organization.

Experience

Graphic Designer (in Marketing)

Edward Jones

Responsible for designing compelling digital experiences from conception to delivery in a cross-functional environment. Work closely with the Canadian and US marketing teams to conceptualize, design and maintain marketing material for 15,000+ branches in North America.

July 2014 – Current

Freelance Designer

Doodle n' Design

Provide various marketing solutions (print, web or concepts) for small to medium sized businesses.

April 2008 – Current

moodivationprints.ca (now closed)

E-commerce Entrepreneur

Founded and managed an e-commerce store built on the Shopify platform, selling motivational plaques. UX design was critical to ensure the products were in the fore-front of consumers and call to action was clutter free from content.

June 2013 – September 2014

Web Optimization Analyst (SEO) Instructor

Seneca College

Taught 4 semesters educating students about SEO theory and best practices.

October 2013 – September 2014

Art Director and Graphic Designer

Cosmic Design, Fuse Marketing Group, The Marketing Channel, Aspen Marketing, JWT and Cossette

Worked both independently and a team environment with copywriters, creative directors, art-buyers, production, account managers and more. Primary focus was to conceptualize and execute innovative marketing strategies across a variety of industries, including: food, auto, finance and more. Campaigns mediums would include digital, web, print, TV, radio, guerrilla marketing and more.

June 2007 – November 2012

Education

Marketing Principles 1 (Continuing Education)

Sheridan College
Gained further knowledge of the fundamentals of Marketing.
January 2018 – April 2018

Marketing and Business Workshops

Seneca College
The following workshops helped develop my skill set as an entrepreneur:Integrated Professional Selling, Customer Service Excellence, Time Management Today, Interpersonal Business Communication, Stress Management Strategies, Consultative Selling - Call Strategies and Presentation Skills.
October 2013 – December 2013

Webmaster Certificate

Seneca College
Graduated with honours learning code, web frameworks and best web business practices.
January 2013 – April 2013

Bachelor of Design in Advertising

OCAD U
Graduated with a Bachelor of Design and recruited by Cossette as Jr. Art Director.
September 2003 – June 2008

Skills

Work Experience
  • Marketing (4 years)
  • Graphic Design (9 years)
  • Art Direction (7 years)
  • Web Developer (2 years)
  • Print Production (6 years)
  • Educational Instructor (1 year)
Technical Experience
  • Adobe Creative Cloud including: Illustrator CC, Photoshop CC, InDesign CC, Dreamweaver CC and Premiere Pro CC
  • Sketch (Currently Learning)
  • Microsoft Office 2016 including: Outlook, Word, Excel and Powerpoint
  • HTML5 and CSS3
  • SEO and best practices
  • Shopify and WordPress
  • Apple and Android Platforms
  • MAC and PC Platforms

portfolio

I am pleased to have a discussion of how my transferable skills can be applied to becoming a UX Designer.

Download a Sample PDF of my Portfolio.

Awards & Certifications

  • 2nd Place - NAMIC - 2016 Excellence in Multi-Cultural Marketing Award
  • Honours - 2013 - Webmaster Certificate
  • Merit - 2007 - OneShow
  • Merit - 2007 - Marketing Magazine Award