SCOTT THOMSON

Based in Edinburgh, I am an experienced digital creative specializing in design for web, mobile and games with over 10 years working experience in a professional design environment. I am currently working on AAA games at Rockstar North.

New Media / Ui Designer

Rockstar Games


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Digital Art Director

Union


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Web Designer

Blonde


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Honors & Awards

Scottish Creative 2011

Quality meat Scotland App

Game Industry Experience

  • Working closely with Design Director, colaborating to define UX and UI requirements
  • Creating wireframes, user flows, storyboards, prototypes and other UX deliverables
  • Scoping and managing multiple concurrent design tasks
  • Working with web develops and programmers to create end products that work together
  • Championing design cross studio, creating detailed and consistant designs that conform to the Rockstar brand
  • Working on projects from creation to completion
  • Building out Ui in scaleform and providing assets to programmers
  • Animating Ui prototypes to provide a clear direction to developers
  • Developing the Rockstar Games Social club introducing web technologies to create a better user experience
  • Experience in HTML 5, CSS, New Web Technologies,  Motion graphics and all Adobe creative suit packages

Game Credits:

Max Payne 3 ingame Ui
GTA V ingame Ui

Mobile Games:

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Ui
GTA Vice City – Ui design
GTA 3 Mobile app – Ui design

Mobile Apps:

Ifruit App
GTA Car App

Online:

Rockstar Games Social Club
GTAV Social Club website
GTAV Marketing Development
Max Payne 3 Social Club

Design Industry Experience

2010 – 2011

The UNION

Digital Art Director

  • Developing the UNIONS digital offerings working with Account Directors to develop a product
  • Designing all digital pitches for new and existing clients and Redesigning old websites
  • Working with new Digital technologies and New Media
  • Being involved all the way through the design process from concept to creation
  • Creating Digital guidelines for large brands
  • Designing Iphone/Ipad Applications for development
  • Providing advice and ideas to clients on how they can compete with competitors digitally
  • Developing brands Social network presence
  • Creating games and fun digital campaigns
2006 – 2009

Blonde Digital

Middleweight Designer

  • Advising clients on the best routes to take with their online designs
  • Working within the creative team creating visuals for pitch work.
  • Designing websites and creating an online presence for clients
  • Working within a established design industry environment
  • Creating concepts and scamping ideas for websites, banners and other online material.
  • Recieving briefs form clients and working the ideas from concept to creation
  • Designing websites and other online material from scamped visuals
  • Advising clients on the best routes to take with their online designs
  • Social network design including facebook campaigns, adverts and online games.

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