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Hi There!

My name is Martin Jacob and I am a professional designer based in San Francisco, California.
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Portfolio

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Experience

Companies I’ve worked at.

Speck Products

Senior Image Designer
2018 – Present

I produce high quality artwork and animations in a fast-paced and fluid high-volume production environment. My work has been used for marketing art for eCommerce, digital ads, printed materials, look-books, and in-store posters for retailers such as Best Buy, Target, Walmart, and Amazon and has been seen by over hundreds of millions of people across the world.

Website: speckproducts.com

Manta Design

Industrial Designer
2013 – 2017

Worked as part of a team to come up with design solutions for innumerable clients. My responsibilities included turning concepts into market-ready products. The clients ranged from highly innovative startups coming out of M.I.T. and Harvard to Fortune 500 companies. Experience includes research, sketching, model making (3D printing and traditional), packaging design, UI / UX design, computer modeling, photorealistic renderings, and final production oversight.

Website: mantadesign.com

Farm Design, Inc.

ID Intern / Contractor
2013

Collaborated with a creative team to deliver projects on tight deadlines. These projects included research, model making, sketching, and computer modeling. Experience also consisted of conceptualizing augmented reality use cases for a multi-billion dollar startup; these concepts were later used as patents.

Website: farmpd.com

VIX, Inc.

CDO / Co-Founder
2016 – 2017

Co-founded company with a business partner. I was responsible for the brand identity, marketing, UI / UX design, and website design.

Website: vix-app.com

Skills

Skills I have acquired over the years.

  Design Skills.

  • Industrial Design
  • UI /UX Design
  • Motion Graphics
  • Sketch Ideation
  • Technical Research
  • Packaging Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Marketing
  • Photorealistic Rendering
  • Rapid Prototyping

  Software.

  • 2D:  Adobe XD,  Photoshop,  Illustrator,  InDesign
  • 3D:  Rhino,  Autodesk Alias,  Unity,  KeyShot
  • Video:  Animate CC,  Premiere Pro,  After Effects, Houdini

  Awards.

  • Mass Art’s Dick Keohan Design Innovation Award 2013
  • BraunPrize 2012, Top 50 Winner, Category Student Mentioned
  • F.I.R.S.T. Robotics 3D Animation Award 2006
  • F.I.R.S.T. Robotics Web Design Award 2006, 2008, 2009
  • Second place in “International Art Competition” 2001 in Schwerin, Germany
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