Syung Hong

Interface designer. Front-end developer. Minimalism enthusiast.



HTML Template

Biography is an HTML template for designers and artists to present their profile and showcase their work.

Global Commercial Payments for Barclaycard

Design & Web Development

Global Commercial Payments or GCP is a web based application for customers to apply for and manage their business credit cards.


Wordpress Theme

Cubrik is a multi-purpose Wordpress theme. The design and layout was inspired by David DeSandro's JavaScript plugin called Masonry.


Web Application

Typepick is a simple webpage builder that allows you to quickly set up an an order page for your products or services without knowing any code.



Brigade is a networking and collaboration tool for attorneys. Designed and developed a responsive web application prototype in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.



Created branding and app design for WAVE, one of the startup company from the Barclays and Techstars Accelerator program.


Wordpress Theme

1986 is a Wordpress theme that is currently in development.

404 Error Page


404 error page with multi-layered parallax effect on mouse movement. Inspired by Stanley Kubrick's 2001 A Space Odyssey.


UI Designer at Barclays

November 2011 - Present

Create UI concepts and rapid prototypes on web and mobile platforms based on ideation and high-level requirements. Collaborate with product owners, designers, and developers to build and improve features for existing products.

Startup & Freelance Designer

December 2009 - November 2011

Provided UI design, email marketing campaigns, social media campaigns, print work, and front-end development for various companies. Clients include UT Southwestern, The Container Store, and Absolute Software.

Chief designer of a web start-up that promoted discounted deals at restaurants. Designed a prototype to help the team raise a seed funding of $600k at $6M valuation.

UI Designer at Deloitte

May 2009 - November 2009

Improved user experience and interface design for existing government web applications.

UI Designer at BearingPoint

December 2007 - May 2009

Provided visual design of government web applications and portals, most notably the official state website of Texas and the California DMV online portal.

UI Designer at Calero Mobility, formerly Movero Inc

December 2005 - September 2007

Designed company's online procurement and management portal of mobile devices and plans used by large corporations such as Adobe and Harrahs. Designed corporate website and managed HTML email campaigns.


University of Texas at Austin

1998 - 2002

B.A. in Economics with a minor in Computer Science


  • well versed in elements of graphic design and typography
  • strong with Adobe Creative Suite
  • seasoned in cross-browser compliant and semantic HTML markup and CSS
  • proficient with jQuery, JavaScript, and PHP
  • experienced in print design and branding
  • familiar with animations


Syung Hong


syungh [at]