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  • Jonathan Chan

    Art Director

    Brooklyn, NY

Creative, skilled and highly experienced UX and Visual Designer proficient in solving complex design problems. In addition to being a hardworking designer who builds powerful and elegant visual content, I excel in collaborating and developing trustful partnerships. Key accomplishments include Morgan Stanley's suite of of mobile banking tools, developing comprehensive digital media kits for a portfolio of over 35 business brands at Nielsen; leading the IA strategy for American Express' global compliance software; and leading the design and contributing to the strategy of Capital One Bank's B2B products. I am also a recipient of a 2016 Webby Award for Morganstanley.com. An avid photographer, I have works published in The New Yorker, Gridskipper.com, Brownstoner.com, Jaunted.com, Philippine Airlines, OUP China, Business Travel News, Successful Meetings, and Prentice Hall-Hong Kong. Let's work together! www.jonathanchan.org

Work Samples

  • infographics

  • Morgan Stanley

  • Metsblog

Work History

ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Morgan Stanley: Webby Award for morganstanley.com; P2P Payment app; proprietary software Capital One Bank: T&E and vendor payment platforms American Express: Compliance software application Fitch Ratings: Interactive Infographics Nielsen: Interactive sales tools and media kits EXPERIENCE: SENIOR UX AND VISUAL DESIGNER, Accenture January 2017-Present Contract designer position working onsite at financial institutional client. In building out a new platform for the bank, I provide design leadership to the client’s design team and executives, lead brainstorming and whiteboarding sessions, create wireframes and prototypes, and design explorations in an agile environment. UX CONSULTANT AND VISUAL DESIGNER July 2007-Present Clients include American Express, Capital One Bank, Valtech, Deep Focus, Edelman, Fitch Ratings, Hotsnakes Media, and Scholastic UX/UI Design lead, Morgan Stanley March 2015–September 2016 Worked directly with stakeholders across lines of businesses and executives to define the user experience; Responsible for designing functional and engaging digital assets for both internal and external audiences; Delivered world-class user experiences through the development of workflows, information architecture, sitemaps, wireframes, design patterns, and UI elements; Contributed to the visual design strategy for projects and ensure all product designs meet usability objectives, user requirements, and business goals. UX DESIGNER AND DIGITAL ART DIRECTOR, Zeta Interactive June 2015–October 2015 Contract position on the Noven account. Working alongside clients to understand their business goals and audiences, I led the design of the user experience and interface for two pharma sites. ASSOCIATE ART DIRECTOR, Nielsen Business Media January 2008–March 2010 Led the digital marketing strategies and creation of interactive media kits for a portfolio of over 30 brands, including Billboard, Adweek, and Hollywood Reporter. SENIOR DESIGNER, Oxford University Press March 2005–July 2007 Designed the company’s first blog; UX/UI roles in creating interactive study and companion sites. Boardzees: UX/UI and Product Designer of a gaming and score keeping iOS app WannaGo: Live music social network SKILLS: Sketch, Axure, Omnigraffle, Wireframes, Site Maps; Prototyping; User testing and personas; Creative Suite; Agile; Responsive websites; App design; HTML 5; CSS; JQuery

Education

  • General Assembly

    • n/a Front-End Web Development
    • 2014 - 2014

    A 10-week course covering HTML, CSS, and Jquery.

  • General Assembly

    • n/a UX Design
    • 2014 - 2014

    A 10-week introduction course to UX Design. My class project was developing a mobile expense tool for business travelers.

  • School of Visual Arts

    • Graphic Design
    • 2002 - 2005

    Continuing education courses in publication design, web development, and photography

  • Parsons School of Design

    • Graphic Design
    • 1999 - 2001
  • Seton Hall University

    • BA Graphic Communications, Political Science, Asian Studies
    • 1994 - 1998

    Political Science Honor Society, Senior Thesis published in the Seton Hall political science academic journal

Specialties

Affiliations

UXPA, AIGA, Dribbble

Awards

2016 Webby Award

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