CV


Alexandru
DOBRA-SOMEȘAN


age: 28


speaking:
english - fluent,
french - medium,
spanish - medium, 

romanian - native



experience:

  • Currently (from Sept 2016): KROHNE Solutions, Timisoara: Graphic and UX/UI designer
  • from Feb. 2015 - Dec 2016 (1 year 11 months): e-Austria Institute, Timisoara: Graphic and UX/UI designer
  • from Oct. 2013 - May 2015 (1 year 8 months): Sphinx IT (Lasting Group), Timisoara: Graphic and UX/UI designer
  • from December 2012 to May 2013 (6 months): Art Director at IQ Point Advertising XBG, Arad - Advertising Agency 
  • may - October 2012 (6 months): interior designer, consultant and graphic designer at Nova Casa Design, Arad
  • from July 2011: freelancer visual graphic artist 


knowledge:

  • create dynamic, responsive, interactive websites (frontend & backend)
  • web languages: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP & SQL
  • known web technologies: jQuery, SCSS, AJAX, NPM, Bootstrap, Wordpress, Joomla, OOP, RESTful API
  • currently learning: MEAN Stack, React, Laravel
  • basic knowledge on hybrid mobile phone applications development in Cordova, PhoneGap, Ionic Framework, (not yet, but in the future: React Native)
  • UI/UX - user interfaces and user experience for mobile devices and websites
  • 3D modeling products, architecture, game assets (low poly), VR and 3D printing; photo-realistic 3D renderings, 3D animations, professional technical drawings and blueprints
  • marketing assets: logos, visual identity, brochures, flyers, posters, illustrations, commercials, flash banners, interactive ads for websites
  • video editing and montage, 2D animations
  • concept art, by-hand sketches, photo-retouching

software:


advanced in: Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, XD Experience Design, 
Premiere, After Effects, Dreamweaver, Indesign, Animate, Acrobat

for 3D projects I use: Blender (with Cycles Render), Sketchup(+Vray) (advanced) or 3DS MAX / Autocad (basic) - also basic Indigo, Octane and Maxwell

Operating Systems: Windows (usually) and also Linux.




education:


2016-2017: Computer Software Engineering - Full Stack Web Development Certification - freeCodeCamp.com


since 2015: Self-taught web designer & developer  


2011: Bachelor of Visual Arts from “West University of Timisoara” - Arts and Design Faculty


2010-2011: Erasmus Scholarship at “Escuela de Arte y Superior de Diseno”, Orihuela, Spain - Studied Interior Design and Visual Arts


2008-2011: Arts and Design Faculty of West Univeristy of Timișoara


2008-2010: psycho-pedagogical module of West Univeristy of Timișoara


2006-2007: technical drawing classes 


2004-2007: classic graphic art classes at People’s Art School of Arad, graduated with diploma 




awards:


finalist at the interior design contest: ArquinFAD 2011 Habitacola Barcelona with the project: “Rehabilitation of Santo Sepulcro of Orihuela”



in the future i would like:


to develop my qualities as a graphic designer to create online interactive publications, applications for mobile devices and appealing websites.


interested in: 


drawing, painting, photography, sculpting, etc.

I do jogging, fitness or tennis but also studying  management, marketing, psychology, economy or universal history.