ahlew.com - Lew Woei Chwan

Lew Woei Chwan

UIUX Designer + UI Developer

  • Nationality: Malaysian
  • Current Location: Puchong, Selangor, Malaysia
  • Date of Birth: 13 December 1985
  • Email: hello@ahlew.com
  • Website: www.ahlew.com
  • LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/woeichwan
  • Why me

    I don't believe in design without purpose. Design plays a vital role in connecting people and improving the user experience. Therefore, I enjoy getting into the fundamentals to build the best experience for the people.

    I solve the problem and enjoy rolling up my sleeves to get things done. I'm fearless in taking the risk of doing something genuinely better.

    Work Experience

    Milieu Insight Pte Ltd

    Lead UIUX Designer

    NOV 2021 - Present

    • Lead the design of our digital products, including websites, mobile apps, and other digital platforms.
    • Develop and maintain design systems, style guides, and design documentation.
    • Conduct user research, user testing, and gather user feedback to inform design decisions.
    • Collaborate with product managers, developers, and other stakeholders to ensure designs are feasible, scalable, and technically sound.
    • Stay up-to-date with industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices in UI/UX design.

    REA Group Asia

    Senior Developer - UI

    NOV 2016 - NOV 2021

    • Successfully launched all four markets major properties portal website (Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia and Hong Kong) with a single code base.
    • Collaborate with designers and product managers to understand user requirements and translate them into functional user interfaces.
    • Dynamically develop new and suitable solutions to design problems for better consumer experience.
    • Best practice coding using HTML, CSS, SCSS, LESS, Javascript, and React.js for UI development.
    • Involved in code review, QA and automation testing.
    • Develop reusable UI components that can be used across different applications.

    NOOR ME Technology Asia Sdn Bhd

    Senior Designer

    MAY 2016 - NOV 2016

    • Lead the design of our digital products, including websites, mobile apps, and other digital platforms.
    • Involved in brand development and product development roadmap strategy.
    • Implement ideas through mock-ups and prototyping.
    • Conduct user research, user testing, and gather user feedback to inform design decisions.
    • Dynamically develop new and suitable solutions to design problems for web and mobile.

    Systech Bhd

    Head of Department - Web Design

    OCT 2012 - APR 2016

    • Establish the creative direction for the entire line of product design and development.
    • Specialize in User Experience and User Interface Design. Brand Development and strategy.
    • Provide quality control over concepts and project delivery. Lead creative sessions for project kick-offs.
    • Supervise and inspire the web design team, gather and analyze requirements, generate concepts, and pitch ideas and proposals for different projects.
    • Work closely with Project and Developer teams on design and development, presenting to clients.
    • Manage multiple new initiative projects from concept through completion. Project categories involve Creative Design Website, CMS (Content Management System), eCommerce, Social Media Micro Site, Mobile Apps iOS & Android, Back Office System, CRM (Customers Relationship Management), POS System, and Trading System.
    • Supervise the company's annual report from design to print in a minimal time frame.

    Syscatech Sdn Bhd

    Senior Web Designer

    JUL 2010 - OCT 2012

    Web Designer

    AUG 2007 - JUL 2010

    • Work closely with the project team and developer team on design and development.
    • Handle all web-related designs for the client's project and quality control on all materials before delivering them to the client.
    • Responsible for the designs and front-end development of websites and web applications.
    • Responsible for graphics and other branding element templates for in-house projects and clients.
    • Created and implemented all front-end development (HTML & CSS) for all the company's projects.

    Education

    Coventry University

    Bachelor of Art (Hons.), Multimedia Computing

    2005 - 2007

    Obtained the Bachelor of Art in Multimedia Computing degree with Second Upper Class

    INTI University College

    Certificate of Information Technology & Computing

    2004 - 2005

    Tools, Skills, and Profession

    Figma and Sketch

    9/10

    Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and XD

    9/10

    Affinity Designer and Photo

    8/10

    HTML & CSS, PHP and Javascript

    8/10

    React.Js, Next.Js and Wordpress

    7/10

    Github and Bitbucket

    7/10

    JIRA and Confluence

    7/10

    Project Management and Agile Methodology

    7/10

    Website Performance Testing & Monitoring and SEO

    7/10

    Interests

    • Web Design
    • Mobile Design
    • Graphic and Print Design
    • Internet Technology
    • Web Development
    • Travel
    • Visual Art
    • Photography
    Last update: Jun 2024