Hello there! I'm Ymar, a technologist, manager and engagement expert living in Berlin

About me

Over the past few years I worked in different positions. I’ve been a Product Designer, Web Developer and Freelancer. I know how to handle complex topics and break them down into something simple and easy to understand.

Interests

🍔 Burgers / 📻 Anjunadeep / ☕ Espresso / 📷 Photography / 🌇 Berlin / 🏃 Running

Experience

Sr. CRM Manager at HolidayPirates (2016 - 2017)

Leading a small team that designs and builds campaigns focussed on increasing retention, engagement and conversion, and reducing churn.

CRM Developer / Project Manager at Zalando (2015 - 2016)

Responsible for the ideation, design, development and execution of different campaigns and interactive features through international markets.

Product Designer / Consultant at Daywize (2013 - 2015)

Responsible for the design and development of the Daywize Cloud suite and providing clients with technical consultancy of migrations, integrations and new features.

Freelancer at Ymar.co (2010 - 2015)

Designing and developing responsive websites, landing pages and social media applications for clients.

Education

Interaction Design at Zuyd University (2008 - 2013)

Bachelor of Computer science degree with a curriculum focussed on building user-centered apps and websites.

Minor Interactive Digital Media at Northwest Missouri State University (2010)

Interactive digital media is an integrated curriculum from the departments of computer science, mass communication and art.

Skills

CRM & Marketing Automation: Building Emarsys Marketing Cloud, Selligent Campaigner, Google Firebase

Adobe Creative Cloud: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, After Effects

Interface Design: Sketch, Balsamic, Invision

Development: HTML5, CSS, JS, Git, Jekyll, WordPress

Project Management: Trello, Jira, Confluence