Gøktan Ehrlich

UI/UX Designer & Junior Software Developer

About Me

UI/UX designer and Junior software developer. Born in Antalya, Turkey, and based in Berlin, Germany, since 2014. Earned a BA in Art Management from Yildiz Technical University of Istanbul Faculty of Art and Design. Started the career by managing the company "Factory Design" and worked in various agencies as a freelance designer. Currently working at the world's number one accommodation website Booking.com. Also working on my own web project with Hackers Guide to the Galaxy team. Externally helping to the new launched start-up "WaitList" as an UI designer. Member of the Interaction Design Foundation in Denmark.

Skills

90%

Adobe Photoshop

90%

Adobe Illustrator

90%

Sketch

60%

CSS | SASS

80%

HTML

30%

Javascript

50%

Git

50%

Adobe XD

Experience

2017 – Present

WaitList

UI Designer

Berlin, DE

With the WaitList app, users can see who else is waiting at the airport and has time for a spontaneous in-person meeting.

2014 – Present

Booking.com

Customer Relations

Berlin, DE

2010 – 2013

Freelance Graphic Designer

UI/UX Designer

İstanbul, TR

2008 – 2010

Factory Design

Manager & Art Director

Istanbul, TR

As the founder of Factory Design I managed the work distribution in the agency and hired eight employees. Moreover I was the Art Director of the agency. Some of our largest clients were the electronics company LG, Global Tourism Agency and The Marmara Hotel.

Education

2007 – 2011

Yildiz Technical University, Faculty of Art and Design

Bachelor of Arts

İstanbul, Turkey

I studied in Art Management Department which applies business administration technics and processes to the art world. It includes running the daily business operations of art institutions either private or public.

Certificates


Fundamentals of CSS and CSS3

Stone River - Aug 2017 – Present License 10848548


Mobile App Design

Udemy - Mar 2017 – Present License UC-BEH5L8JB


The Complete Javascript Course

Udemy - April 2017 – Present License UC-NTYJ5JQU


Full Stack Web Development

Free Code Camp - Dec 2016


Interaction Design Foundation

Certificate of Membership - Sep 2017 – Member No: 25205


Sketch 3 from A to Z

Udemy - August 2017 – Present License UC-UQ7MXRTY