Schibsted - La Centrale 2005 - 2011

Senior UI Designer

Website, Mobile website, iPhone application - Design

Responsible for designing the UI and interactions of the brand's properties, and supervise their production.

I introduced and implemented a user centered design process with user research tools that includes usability testing, A/B testing and website analytics.

I also trained junior web designers to user centered design process.

  • UI Design
  • Usability Testing
  • Information Architecture
  • Interaction Design
Freelance 2004 - 2005

Web Designer

Website, CD-ROM - Design & Production

Planning, design and coding of complete websites.

  • Web Design
  • Illustration
  • Information Architecture
Totemis 1999 - 2004

Multimedia Designer

Print, Website, CD-ROM, DVD - Design & Production

Designed award winning institutional websites, and collaborative web applications. Participated in all stages of design and production.

  • UI Design
  • Information Architecture
  • Interaction Design
  • HTML/CSS 1998

Graphic Designer - Intern

Discovered the concept of hypertext and the openness of the web. View source was all I needed to learn HTML.

  • HTML
Freelance 1997 - 1999

Graphic Designer

Print - Design & Production

Did various print related jobs, including layout and production of a monthly magazine.

  • Graphic Design
  • Illustration
  • Photo retouching

Selected works


CNAM 2005 - present

Human Factors Master's

While not specifically oriented towards interface design, it deeply changed and enhanced the way I work.

  • Neurophisiology and work
  • Cognitive Ergonomics
  • Human Activity Analysis: models methods and technics
  • Ergonomics and project management
  • Ergonomic design methodology
École Estienne 2004

BTS Communication Option Multimedia

Institut d'Arts Visuels 1996


About me

Thomas Didrel
Senior UI Designer
User Experience Specialist

Thomas Didrel

I am relocating in Sweden and am currently seeking a position in Stockholm

Languages spoken and written
French - mother tongue
English - fluent
Swedish - beginner

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