Sylvain Garcia
Product designer, photographer and surf enthusiast living in Sydney.

SG

Resume - 2017

MINDSET

My favourite things in life don’t cost any money. It’s really clear that the most precious resource we all have is time
— Steve Jobs

SKILLS

TECHNOLOGY ADDICTION

  • Sketch 3
  • Principle
  • Invision
  • Adobe Suite
  • Adobe Experience Design
  • Lightroom
  • Squarespace
  • Wordpress
  • HTML/CSS

BREATHING

  • User Experience
  • Visual Design
  • Prototyping
  • Animations
  • User Research
  • Innovation
  • Arts

WORK EXPERIENCE

UI & UX DESIGNER

Mirus Australia, Sydney, September 2016 - Today

Responsibilities: Design innovative digital solutions, participate and lead user experience activities, activate go-to-market for new business acquisitions including brand design & sales collateral

Projects: Mirus - aged care advisory firm, The Vikings Group - not for profit licenced club, Skyhub - digital distribution service

 

EXPERIENCE DESIGNER

Alive Mobile Group, Sydney, November 2014 - August 2016

Responsibilities: Design innovative interfaces, Participate and lead User Experience activities, Contributing to Alive’s culture of design and upholding all design aspects of the brand

Projects: American Express, Marine Rescue, Pepper Bank, SOGO Golf, Sunshine Coast Radiology, Western Sydney University

 

INTERIOR DESIGN PHOTOGRAPHER

Airbnb, Australia, February 2012 - October 2014 (Freelance)

 

GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Airtasker, Sydney, Aug 2013 - April 2014

Responsibilities: Brand Identity, Re-design Web/Print Marketing Material, Photography

 

Charity & FREELANCE GRAPHIC DESIGNER & PHOTOGRAPHER

AmaysimBaker SurfboardsMMJ ArchitectsAuctionata New YorkHosteaze, Alpine Habitat, Event Mojo

 

PRODUCT PHOTOGRAPHER & VIDEOGRAPHER

SKUvantage, Design Identity, Sydney, April 2012 - May 2014

Projects: Arthur Galan, Coles, GAP, Guess, Hurley, Michael Hill, Reckitt, Seafolly

 

GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Devan, Canada, 2010

Projects: Ferrari / Maserati of Ontario, CAAMP Montreal, FP Journe, Steam Whistle, Louis Black, Aspen Ridge, Ozz Solar & Ozz Electric, Delavaco, Canacoord Genuity, Dolente, Cooltech, Sofina Foods, motoamoré, Dolcini, Blowfish, Life is an Event, On the Move, Brassai, Studio 99, Spin 180, Sugar Noodle


EDUCATION

MARKETING DIPLOMA

APC, Sydney 2013

 

INTERNATIONAL TRADE DIPLOMA

Institute of Ste Marie St Dominic, France, 2010