Hi! My name is Carla, I’m a multimedia designer, communication technician, arts&crafts teacher, mother and vegan. I’ve already worked at industry, academia and research centres, nowadays I'm a freelancer from home! Feel free to contact me!
University of Aveiro
Master's degree - Communication and Interactive Multimedia
Aveiro, Portugal · 2010 – 2013
University of Aveiro
Bachelor's degree - New Communication Technologies
Aveiro, Portugal · 2006 – 2010
Freelancer & Consutant
· 07/2015 – Present
I work as a freelancer and consultant for projects related to UX, UI and Interaction design; Mobile applications concept and design; Graphic Design; Responsive Web Design; Usability studies; Brand and Corporate identity.
Swindon, GB · 08/2012 – 04/2013
Vet inflow is an online marketing company headquartered in the UK and with its office in Portugal. The company target market is veterinary practices, so while being there, I worked along with vets and created: Online campaigns, ads and newsletters; Web, mobile and facebook applications; Graphic content for social media and for printing.
Multimedia Designer and Researcher on Science Communication
Aveiro · 07/2012 – 06/2015
I contributed for several projects from different areas of science and engineering, both national and international. My tasks generally included: Science communication and dissemination; New media research and outreach; Web and Graphic design; UI, UX, HCI and Usability studies; Mobile applications concepts and studies; Editorial design; Technical illustrations; Video production and edition; Scientific writing and review; Co-organisation of events; Public relations.
Multimedia researcher (academic)
Aveiro · 11/2011 – 12/2013
While preparing and writing my Master thesis, I was a researcher of Social iTV group from Communication Sciences and Technologies Research Centre. My work was focused on: Second screen and Companion device; TV, iTV and Social iTV; Mobile devices, applications, interaction and gestures.
Ovar, Portugal · 01/2011 – 08/2011
I planned a logistic process to speed up the monthly forecast tasks of the managers. I programmed the macros to enable it and design the visual interface. I also created reports explaining the process all the way for further employees. This is actually used in Portugal and in The Netherlands. My tasks included: Development; Visual interface design; Logistics (SAP); Reports.
Management and Administrative Assistant
Aveiro · 11/2008 – 12/2010
While I was a student, I had a collaborative scholarship so I had the opportunity to work on different university services: Academic Management Services; Social Services Administration; Communication and Public Relations Sector; Library and Study rooms; Higher education’s office.
|2010||3rd place in Eurobest Academy, MOP national competition for The European Advertising Festival|