Jingyi Lai (Fairy)

Toronto, Canada
647-994-5762
fairylie89@gmail.com

Hello, I'm a UI/UX designer based in Toronto, Canada. As a designer, I’m dedicated to provide better solutions to social problems via design. I believe my creativity, imagination and passion will give birth to innovative ideas as well as building up a more inclusive environment.

Education

Professional Experiences

OCAD University

Master of Design
2014 – 2016

Sun Yat-sen University

Bachelor of Arts
2010 – 2014

KOBE University
Exchange program
2013

Kiwinano Technology Inc.

UI Designer
2016. 09 – 2016. 12

  • Main contribution: Redesigned Kiwinano's website and make it mobile-friendly  from scratch in collaboration with project manager, user researchers, web developers and the marketing team. Contributed to the user research, information architecture, interaction design, and user testing process
  • Created templates for special events deploying across desktops and mobiles
  • Prepare graphic contents for marketing and social media campaigns

CRS Technology Corp.

Graphic Design Intern
2014. 10 – 2015. 04

  • Main task: Design a web application together with the design team for new-comers to boost innovation
  • Responsible for the UI design of the web app
  • Collaborated with the design team in user research, persona-building, story-boarding, wire-framing and prototyping to convey the final high-fidelity interactive mockup

Fanta7 Technology Inc.
Freelance UI Designer
2015. 07 – 2014.08

  • Responsible for the visual interface design of the DiandianGoal mobile app (launched in Aug. 2015 in Apple Store and Google Play)
  • Participated in the wire-framing, prototyping process in the initial stage

Languages

Skills

  • English
  • Japanese
  • Mandarin & Cantonese
  • Proficient in visual design tools: SketchApp, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
  • Proficient in wire-framing and interactive prototyping tools: Axure, Invision, Principle and Mockplus
  • Moderate skills in HTML, CSS & JavaScript
  • Familiar with motion graphics with Adobe AfterEffects


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