ABOUT ME

Hello, I am Tarcan,
I’m an experienced UI/UX designer from Den Haag and now I’m currently looking for new challenges in design sector.

I have very deep experience in design sector with mainly focusing on UI / UX, complex mobile app / mobile game design and e-commerce & entertainment websites.
Also beside of my talents I’m supporting companies for creating brand new projects / ideas in order to generate large revenues in digital environment.

I have a valid work & residence permit for working in EU.
Btw, I’ve been started to learn Dutch these days.
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Personel Info

  • Name: E. Tarcan Yönel
  • Birth Date: 16.04.1979
  • Address: Lelystad / The Netherlands
  • E-Mail: [email protected]
  • Language Skills:
    English: Fluent
    German: Basic
    Dutch: Beginner
    Turkish: Native Language
RESUME

You can find my finished project details on portfolio section. 

But if you want to see my UX process in more detail, please visit this link

Education & Courses
  • 2005-2010

    Kadir Has University / Istanbul / Turkey
    Visual Communication Design

    I've been graduated from Kadir Has University as the highest ranked student (High Honor Student) at the department & 3rd place on faculty in 2010.
    Also I've attended English course for one year & joined some Erasmus programs / summer School which is held in Holland, Sweden & Austria.
    Utrecht School of the Arts (Holland)
    Mälardalen University (Sweden)
    FH Joanneum University (Austria)

  • 1996-1998

    Boğaziçi University / Istanbul / Turkey
    Computer Programming

    I've been graduated Boğaziçi University at 3rd place on department in 1998 as a system analyst programmer.

EXPRIENCE
  • 2011 - 05.2019

    Acunmedya & TV8 / Istanbul / Turkey

    UI / UX Designer / Idea Creator
    I was conducting all UX/UI process for e-commerce, entertainment web sites & mobile application designs (on ios & android platforms) & mobile game, Apple TV designs in Acunmedya.
    Our mobile application and “my idea” Yan Ekran is downloaded by more than 3 million people all over the world and Lolo game reached over more than 2 million people on the market.
    Also I was part of the brain team at my company for creating new ideas on the purpose of making profit for our television shows (The Voice, Got Talent, Survivor, Utopia etc.) & digital platforms.
    My another idea is "the yellow room" (known as “the red room” in the Netherlands) made a really significant difference on The Voice and it's still part of the concept now.
    Thanks to my ideas & projects, my company made huge sponsorship agreements & earned huge amount of money.
    Additionally, I was responsible of corporate identity branding design (logo, business card, letterhead stationery etc.), designing printed materials (magazines, building / wall wrapping etc), preparing mailing, presentations, writing advertorial texts, creating social media ads.

  • 2001-2005

    Vatan Newspaper / Istanbul / Turkey

    Web Developer / GUI Designer
    I was responsible for designing Vatan newspaper & our additional magazines web sites and creating some printed magazines layouts, besides designing & programming promotion cd's with using lingo programming language, making banners & designing mailings.
    I gave freelance support between 2005-2010 years to this company because of compulsory school attendance.

  • 2000-2001

    Dogan Holding & E-Kolay.net / Istanbul / Turkey

    Web Designer & Front-end Developer
    I took a big part of creating Turkey's leading portal website in terms of designing all portal pages & writing html codes.
    Our sport, finance, woman & children portals reached out millions of people every month in Turkey. By the way, I was responsible about CNN Turkey web site & Doğan Group web sites with designing & writing html codes at Doğan Holding.

  • 1998-2000

    Effect Multimedia / Istanbul / Turkey

    Web Designer
    I was responsible for designing web sites for leading international firms such as Philips Turkey , Ford Turkey, Citibank Turkey, & Turkcell GSM operator.

AWARDS
  • 2010

    High Honour Student / 3rd Place On Faculty

    Kadir Has University / Istanbul / Turkey
    I've been graduated Kadir Has University in first place at the department & third place on faculty in 2010.

  • 1998

    3.rd Place On Department

    Boğaziçi University / Istanbul / Turkey
    I've been graduated Boğaziçi University at third place on department in 1998.

  • 2010

    Full Scholarship

    Montana State University / Montana / USA 
    Purdue University Indianapolis / Indiana / USA
    I got the %100 scholarship from these universities thanks to my gpa.

  • 2010

    Limited Scholarship

    Coventry University / Coventry / England
    I got the %20 scholarship from Coventry University thanks to my gpa.

SKILLS

These are my superpowers...
Do you need me?
  • All
  • Software Knowledge
  • Coding
  • Design Knowledge
Adobe Creative Cloud
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe InDesign
Adobe XD
Adobe Premier Pro
Adobe After Effects
Unity (Basic)
Sketch-up
Lucidchart
HTML 4.0 / CSS
Javascript Editing
ASP (Basic)
Php (Basic)
SQL
E-Commerce Experience (B2C, B2B)
Responsive Design
Bootstrap 4
Mobile Design (IOS, Android)
Seo & Amp Page Compatible Designs
Digital Marketing & Consumer Psychology
Sketch
Agile (Kanban)
Printed Materials
PORTFOLIO

You can check out my works from this section.
If you need more further information please feel free to contact me.
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