Kristjan Jansen , interaction designer. I teach, talk and have a podcast. Here is my portfolio & CV. Find me in Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Github, Instagram & Gmail.

Contacts

   
Address: Turu 2-2, Kuressaare 93813, Estonia
Phone: +372 5016439
E-mail: kristjan.jansen@gmail.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/kristjanjansen
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kristjanjansen
Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kristjan-jansen-778b0615
Github: https://github.com/kristjanjansen

Education

   
2014 Tartu University, bachelor degree in International Business and Management / Business Administration, Estonia
2010 Exchange student in Social Sciences, São Paulo University, Brazil
1995 Tartu Art University, graphic design, Estonia
1994 Hugo Treffner Secondary School, Estonia
1993 Tartu Primary Art School, Estonia

Career

   
2016+ Freelance designer and consultant
2015-2016 CTO of trip.ee, Estonian largest travel portal
2014-2015 Design lead in Porto Tech Center, leading e-commerce vendor in emerging markets
2008-2014 Freelance designer and consultant
2005-2008 Senior interaction designer and release design lead in Skype
1998-2005 AD in biggest Estonian daily paper Õhtuleht
1998+ Lead designer and developer in trip.ee, Estonian largest travel portal
1995-1998 Designer in various newspapers and ad agencies

Freelance design

   
2016 Interaction design for zone.ee, Estonian largest web hosting company
2014 Misc data visualization projects for NGO Praxis
Misc data visualization projects for startup Teleport
2013 Hewlett-Packard E-commerce site: desktop interaction design
Local goverment cultural heritage site Kuressaare Houses: geospatial analysis, backend and frontend programming, visual design
2012 News aggregator app Station: desktop and mobile interaction design and frontend development
Community site Municipality Tools: desktop and mobile interaction design
Software vendor GT Tarkvara site: information architecture and desktop interaction design
Hansapost E-commerce site: information architecture, interaction design
NGO keskkonnateated.ee site: geospatial analysis, backend and frontend programming
Usability audits for various E-commerce sites: hansapost.ee, creditbank.ee, klick.ee
2011 Tartu University site information architecture
2010 Design site Defolio: desktop and mobile interacion design
2009 Usability audits social network Kuut.ee, web startup Edicy and local government website
News aggregator DailyPerfect: desktop interaction design
Social enterprise Happiness Bank: desktop interaction design
2008 Media hardware startup VTV: large-sceen interaction design, UI programming
Mobile provider EMT: corporate website information architecture and desktop interaction design
Usability audit for local government website Tallinn.ee
2004+ Usability audits for misc media companies
2000+ Open-source CMS Drupal: desktop interaction design
1998+ Biggest Estonian travel portal trip.ee: information architecture, interaction design, programming

Conference presentations

   
2013 Drupalcamp Baltics: "Life beyond Drupal", Estonia
2012 Drupalcamp Tallinn: "Drupal 8", Estonia
2011 RISO conference in Tallinn: “Drupal in public sector”, Estonia
2010 DrupalCamp Baltics in Riga: “Short History of Drupal”, Latvia
E!Design conference in Tallinn: “Small broken things”, Estonia
2009 DrupalCamp Helsinki, Finland: “Drupal UI challenges: Creating better user experience for Drupal 7”, Finland
2008 E!Usability conference: “User and experience”, Estonia

Workshops and teaching

   
2016 Prototyping course in Interaction Design masters program in Estonian Academy of Arts
2016 Software design and development course in Kuressaare Vocational School, Estonia
2014 Interaction design workshops in Tartu Art University, Estonia
2013 Wayfinding workshops in Tartu Art University, Estonia
2012 Workshop on paper prototyping in Design and Development of Virtual Environments department, Tartu University, Estonia
2012+ User interface, typography and pictography courses in Kuressaare Vocational School, Estonia
2011 Workshop on visual storytelling and form usability in Design and Development of Virtual Environments department, Tartu University, Estonia
2010 Lecture on interaction design in Tallinn Art University Graphic Design department, Estonia
2009 Workshop on interaction design in Tallinn University Interactive Media & Knowledge Environments department, Estonia
2009 Participant in Drupal User Experience Sprint Workshop, Utrecht, Netherlands

Art projects

   
2009 Art direction, illustrations and layout for book "Mate ja miljon mahla"
2008+ Music production and album art for band Mosaiik
2005+ New media project MIM: interaction design and data visualization, Estonia, Finland and Germany
2005 Illustrations for "Loodus" magazine
1998+ Misc booklet and flyer design

Personal interests

Nature, travelling, music