Erick Jones

About me

I have been working for a while and in my path I have found incredible people which taught me how this whole internet and technology thing work and why our work is amazingly important to keep it growing and making our life better.

Bio

  • Born in: Brazil
  • Birthday: 18/01/1985
  • Hometown: Luzern - Switzerland
  • Status: Married

Competencies

  • UX / UI Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Illustration
  • Front-End Development
  • Flash ActionScript 3.0 Development

Languages

  • Portuguese: Mother language
  • English: Fluent
  • Spanish: Medium
  • German: Beginner
  • Russian: Beginner

Formation

Drawing / Arts

1996 – 1999
Technician
Illustration, Comic Book creation, Observational Drawing, Painting
@ Ensinart Escola de Desenho

Graphic Design

2003 – 2008 (2 years pause for Web Design and Programming studies)
Bachelor’s Degree (Brazil)
@ Centro Universitário Carioca
Visit University’s page

Web Design

2005
Technician
@ Instituto Infnet
Visit Institution’s page

ActionScript 3.0 Development

2009
Technician
@ I-learn
Visit institution’s page

 


Courses

Be MEAN! – MEAN Stack (MongoDb, Express, AngularJS, Node.js)

2014 – Classroom
Suissa’s Corp.
Creation of a REST API application in Full-Stack JavaScript.
Visit course page

Shaping Up With Angular.js

2014 – Online
Code School
Learning how to add behaviour to HTML and speeding application responsiveness.
Visit course page

German Language

2014 ~
Duolingo App
Visit course page

SEBRAE – Entrepreneurship

2000 – Classroom
SEBRAE
Visit course page


Further training

I like to study. Independent of courses or formation, I study almost every day about every interest I have.
Below you can find some of my last professional interests I have been studying last months:

Mobile Usability (Book)

Nielsen Norman Group / New Riders Press
By: Raluca Budiu and Jakob Nielsen

Professional WordPress (Book)

Wrox
By: Brad Williams, David Damstra, Hal Stern

Mobile Design Pattern Gallery: UI Patterns for Mobile Applications (Book)

O’Reilly Media
By: Theresa Neil

Web Form Design – Filling in the Blanks (Book)

Rosenfeld Media
By: Luke Wroblewski

JavaScript: The Definitive Guide (Book)

O’Reilly Media
By: David Flanagan


My likes

Learning, traveling, nature and animals, drawing, painting, coffee, chocolate, snowboarding, skateboarding, surfboarding, humor, almost every kind of music, guitar playing, singing, photography, yoga. And much more.

I highly recommend these books: