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Vanessa S.

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  • Joined December 2019

I am a designer and developer with 6 years of proven professional experience.

  • Houston, TX, USA
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Vanessa S.
Houston, TX, USA



My mission is to help companies of all sizes to establish a strong brand identity by providing visual solutions that will launch and grow their business. I strive to create usable and polished products through passionate and deliberate design.

Work history

Web Developer
Member of an award-winning marketing team that increased revenue by more than 60% in less than four years. Responsibilities include creating wireframes and mockups; bringing mockups to life using HTML, CSS, and Javascript; designing and developing company
Front-End Developer
Corresponded with clients to determine needs for their companies’ websites; created wireframes, mockups, and prototypes; and implemented websites and landing pages from concept through deployment.
UX & Web Designer
Designed and developed front-end of company website using Ruby on Rails, Sass/SCSS, JavaScript, and Slim Lang. Worked closely with the CTO to develop a web-based software that allowed users to connect all of their cloud storage accounts in one place, incl
Lead Web & Graphic Designer
Created wireframes and mockups for website layouts, landing pages, and email templates. Designed and developed websites and landing pages using Ruby, Ruby on Rails, Slim Lang, Sass/SCSS, and Git. Designed graphics, web assets, banners, and print assets.


CaptiveColour Cosmetics

I had the working on the branding for CaptiveColour (coming up with the brand name, colors, aesthetic), creating the design for the lipstick packaging, and creating social media posts. I also built out landing pages using Ruby. The e-commerce website was designed & developed using Shopify.

HCSS Website

HCSS needed a whole website restructure and redesign that would be more organized, user-friendly, and loaded faster than the previous one.

Construction Intern Awards Website Redesign

The goal was to create a fun and popular competition to highlight the very best student interns and the contractors with the best internship programs in the U.S. and Canada. The website needed a whole redesigned that would be more attractive to the Millenials and Gen Z audience.


Seeking work


  • Available during business hours only


  • Can work 35hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1+ years