Steven Urmston

Digital Product Designer

+44 7590843170

steve@urm.st

Experience

Lead Frontend DeveloperBytemark
  • Key member of Scrum team, responsible for UI design & frontend development
Nov 2017 – Present
Product ManagerBytemark
  • Helped implement customer-driven product strategy, marketing and vision
  • Provided Leadership and Management for a cross-functional Product Team
  • Revenue per customer grew by 35% and overall customer growth by 15%
Jun 2016 – Nov 2017
UX DeveloperBytemark
  • Successfully introduced a UX focus to a previously engineering-led company
Jan 2014 – Jun 2016
UI DesignerIndependent Contractor
  • Delivered value for a variety of businesses from day one
Oct 2012 – Jan 2014
Senior DesignerDesignition
  • Visual design, client relations and full-stack development for web agency
  • Won two major awards for websites I designed and developed
Jun 2005 – Sep 2012
OwnerClearbar
  • Built a business providing Web design and development services
Oct 2003 – Dec 2005

Education

ILM (Level 5) Leadership and ManagementUniversity of York
2017 – Present
MSc Human-Centred Interactive TechnologiesUniversity of York
  • Awarded a Distinction (>90% average mark)
  • Received a fully funded ESRPC scholarship
2008 – 2009
MA (2.1) Political ScienceUniversity of Glasgow
1999 – 2003

Skills

DesignDevelopmentManagementUXMarketing
UI DesignInteraction DesignWeb DesignJavaScriptReactAngularJSHTMLCSSProduct StrategyLine ManagementLeadershipUX ResearchUser TestingAnalyticsCROSEO