I'm a user interface and experience designer, creative director, and Agile project manager with a focus on mobile devices (iOS and Android), web design, wearables, OS X software and medical equipment. I consult on apps, ideate, research, design, and create low- and high-fidelity prototypes. I collaborate with developers according to the precepts of the Scrum methodology to deliver meticulously crafted products and services to the market. I am focused on proper communication and shared understanding within the team and clients. I'm fascinated by innovative designs and I use technology to solve real-life problems.
I cooperate with user interface and experience designers, illustrators, copywriters, mobile and web, frontend and backend developers, scrum masters and project managers. If necessary I create small, professional teams for projects.
I designed for international and polish clients: Ralloo (UK), OUTLife (Denmark), Source (UK), Collectively (US), DE-DE (BirdsEye Mail App, US), XWare42 (XPay App, Germany), Punch Through (US), Goodyear (Europe), Greenpeace Poland, PL2012 (Poland), Institute of Industrial Design (Poland), Polish Government, Mayor of Warsaw, Tatra National Park (Poland), Arctic Paper (Poland), Stefan Batory Foundation (Poland), Manta Multimedia (Poland), Polish National Centre of Culture (NCK), iCanPilot (US), Innovatika (Poland), Polish CSR Forum and many more.
Under my leadership, the Design and Development Team at Macoscope went on to receive:
2016 US App Design Awards Silver Winner / OUTlife Best Community App
2015 Silver for Best App Startup (US App Design Awards) - Memo iOS and Android
2014 Silver for Best Mobile or App Startup (US App Design Awards) - Bubble Browser for iPad
2013 Evernote Design Achievement Award - Bubble Browser for iPad
I finished cultural studies at Warsaw School of Social Psychology, for some time I was studying graphic design at Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam and brand management at Warsaw School of Economics.
Currently I work with startups as a freelancer, advising them on design, agile project management and designing solutions for web and mobile platforms.
From August 2016 I'm also a remote Product and UX/UI Designer at Ralloo, London based crowdfunding startup.
From August till December 2016 I was Head of Design at Upnext Technologies (Warsaw, Poland) www.upnext.io. Between September 2012 and June 2016 I was the Head of Design, user interface and user experience designer at software consultancy (design and development) Macoscope www.macoscope.com, based in Warsaw, Poland.
Macoscope is small software consultancy offering bespoke software development services. As Head of Design, I had a broad and cross-disciplinary range of responsibilities, including serving as the primary point of contact for clients from project start until delivery of the service/app to the market, advising the clients on app features, project scope, and design and technology possibilities, researching, exploring, and finding solutions fitting both user needs and client budgets. I ideated, created low- and high-fidelity prototypes of apps and services, collaborated with development team according to the precepts of the Scrum methodology on a daily basis. I fostered proper communication and shared understanding within the team.
I interviewed prospective employees, motivated co-workers, and created conditions that help them to be the best at their jobs. I overseed the internal and external design process, and collaborated with the marketing and planning teams, as well as with the executives on crafting the company’s strategy.
Until 2013 I was co-owner and creative director of brand design studio BrandLabel Communication www.brandlabel.eu. Between 2008 and 2013 I also had my own graphic design studio where I focused on brand and book design: KiwiStudio www.kiwistudio.pl.
I’m a member of Association of Applied Graphic Designers since 2009 www.stgu.pl. Check out my full work experience profile at My LinkedIn Profile
User Interface Design
I design interfaces for iOS, Mac OS X apps, Android apps, web pages and medical equipment.
User Experience / Hi-Fidelity Prototyping
I can make your idea for an app or web page work before you start to develop it. I design hi-fidelity prototypes and simulate interactions in InVision and RelativeWave Form.
App Ideation / Product Development (apps)
I analyze user needs, trends and technologies to deliver innovative products and services. I'm a designer with a disruptive ideas but with a market rules awareness.
I design brands, brand books, brand architecture, brand communication and everything there is to design where it comes to brand design.
...and many more small apps that make the workflow smooth and the communication clear
t: +48 501 531 098
LinkedIn Profile: linkedin.com/in/dominikstrzalkowski
Apple iOS, OS X / Google Android / wearables / medical equipment
User interface and experience designer, creative director, agile project manager.
Currently: Freelance product designer and UX/UI Designer at Ralloo.com (London, UK)