Tania Abanina / UI/UX designer and developer


In short: UI/X development; managing workflow; sharing knowledge; coaching and mentoring

More detailed:


HTML/HTML5 & CSS/CSS3 with preprocessors, JavaScript (jQuery, ES6, React)

Methods and approaches

Atomic/component-based design, design in the browser, mobile-first, responsive web design, digital accessibility, progressive enhancement, BEM/Tailwind, continuous delivery, time boxing, pomodoros, non-violent communication


Paper & pencil, IDE, Chrome Developer Tools, version control (git), package manager (npm, yarn), task runner (grunt, gulp), Github/Bitbucket, Zeplin, Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite, task management systems (Jira, Trello, Leankit, Basecamp), Stackoverflow, search engines.

Public repos and code snippets


Senior frontend developer at Amorelie

Jan 2015 – present

Projects worth mentioning:

Work on e-commerce project (Magento) in an agile environment:

Freelance UI/UX designer and frontend developer

2009 – 2014 (5 years)

Work on projects in a role of web/UX designer and/or frontend developer in different fields: education, culture, media, online shops, etc.

Focus on:

Selected clients and projects:

Programmer / Web designer at Biysk technological institute

May 2005 – Oct 2009 (4 years 6 months)

Part of a team in charge of internal informational infrastructure:

Teacher at Sunday computer school at Biysk technological institute

Oct 2008 – May 2009 / (8 months)

Instructor of the course «Multimedia technology» (Adobe Photoshop/Flash/Premiere, 3ds Max) for children 11-13 years


Courses and workshops

New Adventures In Front-End 2021
with Vitaly Friedman and The Smashing Family
January – February 2021
Business English for Cross-cultural Communication at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (Coursera)
June 2020
Inspired Leadership Specialization at Case Western Reserve University (Coursera)
February – November 2017
Scalable Design Systems at Smashingconf
with Nathan Curtis
September 2016
Design Think, Think Design at ESDIP Berlin
with Jorge Chamorro
May – July 2014
Documentary Foundation Course at Raindance Berlin
with Eva Stotz
April 2014
Summer intensive course of illustration at British Higher School of Art and Design
with Viktor Melamed, Irina Troitskaya, Ivan Velichko & Anna Zhurko
July 2011

Academic degree

Biysk Technological Institute (branch) Altai State Technical University
2002 – 2007
Special subject: Quality management

Qualification: Engineer–manager

The focus of studies was on building and maintaining quality management systems in organisations according to ISO 9000 family standards.

My choice was to specialize in the educational service sector.

Keywords: Quality Management System, Total Quality Management, agile methodology, continuous improvement, leadership, change management, organisational culture