Jay Patrikios

Seattle, WA
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Employment status:
Happily employed; not looking elsewhere. Will take freelance if it's wee. Can refer you to great people.

SUMMARY
Over eleven years' experience in data-proven visual and user interface design, information architecture, accessibility, icon-making and front-end development for top-tier Web sites. Concentration on search, Web-based applications, and user-contributed content. Comfortable working within established design guidelines as well as starting with a clean slate. Perennial layoff survivor; good guy to have around.

EXPERIENCE
Amazon.com | Seattle, WA 2006 - present | Principal UI Designer

Lycos, Inc. | San Francisco, CA 1997 - 2005 | Senior UI Designer

PERSONAL PROJECTS

EDUCATION

TOOLS & SKILLS
Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, BBEdit; HTML, CSS; Accessibility; Figuring out exactly what the problem is and fixing it; Strong writer and verbal communicator.

WHEN NOT AT THE COMPUTER I'M...
running, cycling, surfing, or eating a gigantic salad. really, the bigger the salad the better.

FUN EXTRA STATS & STUFF
Myers-Briggs: ENTJ
Half-Marathon PR: 1:25
Sign: Virgo

Professional and personal recommendations available upon request.