Slavko Eror

Summary:

  • 14 years of experience working as a Design and User Experience Specialist.
  • 9.5 years of experience working on large-scale projects in complex environments in both public and private sector.
  • 7 years of experience leading enterprise website development/design projects including User Experience design, User Interface design and Information Architecture.
  • 7 years of experience assisting formal and informal usability testing, gathering user research and heuristic analysis and translating research into design decisions in support of enterprise web projects.

Work Experience:

AOL Canada, Senior Designer – UX, Marketing
January 2011 – present

Working as a single User Experience designer in a Canadian office of about 100 people (with over 5,000 employees globally). Part of a product development team, which consists of content executives, product managers, content editors and web developers. As the only User Experience Specialist in Canadian office, I am also a part of a global team of about 20 other User Experience designers in AOL offices in U.S. and U.K.

  • Leading User Experience design on AOL Canada original projects such as Parentdish Canada.
  • Localizing existing global User Experience design templates to work for Canadian-specific content strategy and business needs as seen on AOL Canada Homepage, Huffington Post Canada, Autoblog Canada and Stylelist Canada.
  • Presenting User Experience designs to Senior Executives, Product Managers and Managing Editors.
  • Creating Information Architecture wireframes and designing visual and functional website templates.
  • Working with Sales and Marketing teams to design customized solutions for advertising clients.
  • Working directly with Content Editorial teams to improve content display and accessibility on multiple platforms including Search Engine Optimization and Social Media sharing and discovery tools.
  • Developing user-scenarios and documenting design requirements.
  • Preparing website designs for A/B testing and eye-tracking studies.

Quebecor Media: Canoe.ca, Art Director – UX, Marketing
2007 – January 2011

Worked as an Art Director in Canoe’s Toronto office of about 150 people, inside a production team of 7 User Experience Designers and 8 Web Developers. Collaborated remotely with a larger creative team in Canoe’s Montreal headquarters.

  • Lead User Experience design teams in Toronto and Montreal during the 2009-2010 redesign of the Canoe.ca network as well as Sun Media’s Autonet.
  • Lead an in-house creative team responsible for both marketing and online publishing projects, including User Experience, Advertising and Corporate Communications.
  • Art directed the redesign of the Canoe.ca network, including initial wireframes, detailed information architecture mockups, UX and design templates for: News, Sports, Life, Tech and Showbiz categories.
  • Developed creative concepts, designed and produced online advertising and rich-media units.
  • Wrote use-cases, scenarios, personas and design documentation.
  • Organized user testing and focus group selection.

And more…

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