Interaction Designer

MARTIN GRAY

Hi, I am an interaction designer who creates user interfaces and user journeys on the internet.

Currently I am working at the Planning Inspectorate in Bristol creating prototypes and workflows for planning appeals.

MARTIN GRAY

About me

Interaction designer

With over 20 years commercial experience, I have witnessed many changes in technology and design trends in the online evolution. However one thing remains true, users should be at the heart of a design.

I am passionate about delivering good user centred designs that provide positive experiences.

I have a BSc Degree in MediaLab Arts from the University of Plymouth.

DESIGN (Photoshop, Balsamiq & Sketch)

UI (Post-its, Miro, InVision)

User Feedback Sessions & Analytics

HTML, CSS, CMS

GitHub, Heroku and GDS Toolkit

Experience

Polecat Intelligence

2016 - October 2020

Lead UX Designer

Responsible for creating a great user experience within the company's products. Managing the interface design, wire-framing, user testing, product tours, product personalisation, quantifying engagement and user satisfaction with Intercom and user analytics.

Muddy Boots Software

2013-2016

Visual and UX Design Lead

Ensuring the consistent look and feel across the Greenlight Product range by continuously reviewing, testing and recommending ideas to improve the User Interface.

Healthspan

2012-2013

Senior Digital Designer

Responsible for the art direction of all digital projects. Design and layout of the E-commerce website, email design, marketing campaigns.

Confused.com (Admiral)

2009-2012

Lead Designer

Grew an in-house design team
responsible for the website design and email marketing campaigns. Including Homepage Redesign and Quote Process.

Freelance Web Designer

2005-2009

Bristol & South West

Contracts for various agencies and in-house teams. Designed and built Brunel Promotions website and supported marketing with emails campaigns and website re-design at Screwfix.

London Agencies

1999-2005

Web Designer

Designing websites and advertising campaigns at Dorling Kindersley, Icon MediaLab, Modem Media, Cisco Systems.

Portfolio

  • All
  • User Experience
  • Web design
  • email
Hub Homepage Testing

Hub Homepage Testing

RepVault Design

Confused Homepage

Confused Homepage

Confused.com Homepage redesign and A-B Testing

Skillset

Wireframing & Mockups

Mockups are created in Balsamiq or Sketch and turned into click-thru's using InVision to test key concepts and layouts without the distractions of branding and cost of development.

Research | Test | Repeat

Understanding user behaviours, motivations and goals to build successful product experiences. Card sorting, A/B testing, user journeys, personas and analysis.

UI Design

User Interface design. Creating production ready visuals based on the wireframes. These are on brand and accurate as possible ready for development.

Wordpress

My favourite CMS for creating client and community projects. I love stretching the capabilities with plugins and customising themes. Including this web site.

Feedback

Contact

To discuss a prospective project or role see my contact details below or send a message using the form.