About Roberto Simões

I'm a multidisciplinary designer that helped launch several projects for print, web, and mobile. I successfully ran my own design studio for 11 years, managing teams of over 50 designers and developers, proven myself as an effective communicator, project manager, and entrepreneur.

BRAND PRODUCT User Centric Design MARKETING Customer Centric Design Serve, Delight, Engage MY DESIGN GOALS

My design principles

  1. data-informed
  2. coversion-driven
  3. clear
  4. engaging
  5. visually appealing

My design process

  1. research
  2. collaborate
  3. explore
  4. refine

My design motto

"Simplicity is complexity resolved"

Constantin Brancusi

My Skills & Tools

Visual Design Web Development Marketing Strategy Team Management

Visual Design

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Indesign
  • iWorks
  • MS Office
  • Screenflow
  • Sketch
  • Figma
  • Flinto
  • Invision
  • Abstract

Web Development

  • HTML 5
  • CSS 3 / SASS
  • JS / jQuery
  • Git
  • Jekyll
  • Gatsby
  • Bootstrap
  • WordPress

Marketing Strategy

  • Google Analytics
  • Tag Manager
  • Optimize
  • Coschedule
  • Autopilot
  • Moz

Team Management

  • Scrum
  • Jira
  • Asana
  • Trello
  • Slack
  • Hangouts

"Choose a job you love, and you will
never have to work a day in your life"

Confucius

Work Timeline

  • jun 2017 - present . Berlin, Germany

    Freelancer

    UI / Web / Graphic Designer / Front-end Dev

    Main Clients:

    • TravelPerk (Web Design/ Front-end Dev)
    • Main Street (Product Design/ Front-end Dev)
    • Signaturit (Graphic Design)
    • Add Content (Graphic Design)
    • Mnemossyne Gallery (Web Design / Front-end Dev)
  • sep 2016 - present . Berlin, Germany

    Elumina

    Head of Design - Co-Founder

  • nov 2015 - may 2017 . Berlin, Germany

    Stacktile

    Lead Designer

  • oct 2012 - nov 2015 . Madrid, Spain

    Taggito

    Head of Design

  • aug 2001 - sep 2012 . São Paulo, Brazil

    E.Com

    Creative Director & Co-founder

    Main Clients:

Education

  • Consumer Neuroscience & Neuromarketing

    Copenhagen Business School

    2021

  • Email Marketing

    Sendinblue Academy

    2021

  • Storytelling for Influence

    IdeoU

    2017

  • Rails for Designers

    Starter League

    2012

  • Marketing MBA

    Madia Marketing School

    2003 - 2004

  • Bachelor in Communication and Media Studies

    Anhembi Morumbi University

    1997 - 2000

Languages

PORTUGUESE native ENGLISH fluent GERMAN basic SPANISH basic

"Design is not just what it looks like,
design is how it works"

Steve Jobs

Teaching, Given Lectures and Workshops

  • 2010

    Effective Communication in Healthcare

    Position: Lecturer . at Getúlio Vargas College

  • 2009

    Health Care Websites

    Position: Lecturer . at HC-FMUSP

  • 2007

    Building a Blog

    Position: Lecturer . at SESC-SP

  • 2006

    Advertising Course Senior Thesis

    Position: Mentor . at FIZO College

  • 2006

    Digital Communication Trends

    Position: Lecturer . at FIZO College

  • 2006

    Advertising Course Senior Thesis

    Position: Judge . at FIZO College

  • 2005

    Introduction to Multimedia Production

    Position: Lecturer . at FIZO College

  • 2005 - 2007

    Professor at FIZO College

    Given disciplines on advertising course:

    • - Applied Computer Science
    • - Multimedia Production
    • - Visual Communication
    • - Creativity
  • 2003

    Teacher at Takano Graphical School

    Given Discipline: Digital Media

Artistic Production

  • GaTo

    Position: Videomaker

    2006

  • Gambiarra!

    Position: Videomaker

    2005

  • Cabaret Lazarus

    Position: Videomaker

    2004

  • Suzana Flag

    Position: Bass Player & Multimedia Designer

    1999 - 2013

"The purpose of art is washing
the dust of daily life off our souls."

Pablo Picasso
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