Sy is a full-stack digital maker, living in Dallas

Profile

Sy Hong Currently I'm working on Tabbied, a place where you can create and download digitally generated art. In the past, I have worked for BBVA, Barclays, Deloitte, BearingPoint, and a start-up as a visual designer and at times as a front-end developer. My design style can be characterized as minimalistic with a bit of motion.

On my personal side, I'm a husband and father, living in Dallas, Texas. I have an obsession with interior design and I'm a big fan of Stanley Kubrick.

Skills

  • well versed in elements of graphic design
  • strong with Adobe Creative Suite and Sketch
  • seasoned in cross-browser compliant and semantic HTML markup and CSS
  • proficient with jQuery, JavaScript, and PHP
  • experienced in print design
  • familiar with animations

Work

Visual Designer at BBVA

Past

Create UI concepts and rapid prototypes on web and mobile platforms based on ideation and high-level requirements. Collaborate with product owners, designers, and developers to build and improve features for existing products.

Designer & Developer

Past

Worked as a designer and front-end developer for Barclays, Deloitte, Bearingpoint, and a couple of start-ups. Founding member of a start-up that raised a seed funding of $600k at $6M valuation.

Projects

BBVA Teller Assist

ATM Prototype

An experimental project for BBVA to transform the traditional customer/teller interaction into a digital experience. The robust ATM prototype featured live help support and capability for complex transactions such as multiple deposits into different bank accounts.

BBVA Public Web

Website Design

Website redesign was done for the public website of BBVA Compass using BBVA's global design language.

BBVA Mortgage

Web App Prototype

A prototype was made to show how the traditional mortgage experience could be converted into automation for a more pleasant experience for customers.

Veil

Website Template

Veil is a minimal HTML template for photographers and designers. Features include unique interactive animations with fluid movements, mutliple gallery pages, blog template, and more. This website is actually based off the Veil template.

Biography

Website Template

Biography is another HTML template for designers and artists to present their portfolio. Also included are multiple blog page layouts.

GCP Barclaycard

Design & Web Development

Global Commercial Payments for Barclaycard is a web based application for customers to apply for and manage their business credit cards.

Cubrik

Wordpress Theme

Cubrik is a multi-purpose Wordpress theme. The design and layout was inspired by David DeSandro's JavaScript plugin called Masonry.

Typepick

Web Application

Typepick is a simple webpage builder that allows you to quickly set up an an order page for your products or services without knowing any code.

Brigade

Experimental

Brigade is a networking and collaboration tool for attorneys. Designed and developed a responsive web application prototype in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.

Wave

Branding

Created branding and app design for WAVE, one of the startup company from the Barclays and Techstars Accelerator program.

404 Error Page

Experimental

404 error page with multi-layered parallax effect on mouse movement. Inspired by Stanley Kubrick's 2001 A Space Odyssey.

Contact

syungh [at] gmail.com