Curriculum Vitae

Antti Paasivaara, a 31-year-old digital designer from Helsinki, Finland.

Last updated on 20/12/2019

Work experience

Digital Designer, Entrepreneur

Self-employed
Nov 2010 - Current

Web design, user interfaces, corporate identities, front-end web development. Worked for multiple high-class clients such as Nokia, Ikea and Mehiläinen through local digital agencies.

Web designer

Avoine Oy
Jan 2019 - Jun 2019

Crafted user interfaces: Graphic/UI design, front-end web development (HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, Bootstrap) and CMS work.

Administrative Assistant

HALTIJA Group Oy
Jan 2014 - Feb 2018

Tasks were very versatile such as handling invoicing both sale and purchase, debt collection, managing receipts, treasury, using different software the likes of SAP and Visma Nova yet some other smaller ones. Producing several Excel sheets for the management. Mainly just helping the Controller and the team.

Web developer

Technical design and front-end web development. Campaigns, newsletters, responsive web design.

Web designer

Redland Oy
2011

Web design and front-end web development.

Web assistant

Iltalehti / Alma Media Oyj
May 2009 - Mar 2011

Helped to design and develop the most popular news media during this time and website Iltalehti.fi in Finland. Tasks such as adding advertisements (scripts) to the website, writing news in Finnish, designing the actual Iltalehti.fi and sub sites not to mention front-end web development.

Web developer

ActiveArk Oy
2008 - 2009

Technical design and front-end web development. Crafted websites for notable local and international brands.

Volunteer work

Journalist - eUrheilu.com (2017)

Event Manager - Ultima Online Forever (2015 - 2016)

Public Relations Assistant - QuakeNet (2013 - 2015)

Media Assistant - The Finnish Esports Federation (SEUL) (2010 - 2015)

Working Group Member in Communications and Traffic - Youth of National Coalition Party (2012)

Journalist - SK Gaming GmbH & Co. KG (2007 - 2009, 2012)

Journalist / News Supervisor - Cadred.org (2006 - 2007)

Event Organizer - Assembly Organizing (2006)

Game Server Admin - Gamers.fi (2006)

Journalist - Hoorai (2006)

Journalist - Team Astralis (2005 - 2006)

Graphic Artist - GotFrag (2005)

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration

XAMK - South-Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences
07/2017 - 06/2018

Studied remotely Bachelor of Business Administration.

Vocational Qualification in Business Administration

Edupoli
2014 - 2016

Apprenticeship training while working at HALTIJA Group Oy.

High school

Helsinki Media Arts upper Secondary School
2004 - 2008

Courses

Marketing Communications Designer

Helsinki Marketing Institute

2009 - 2011

Graduated as Marketing Communications Designer. Studied while working at Iltalehti / Alma Media Oyj.

Architectural Draughtsman

2009

Studied about drawing 2D and 3D models of buildings before starting career in marketing.

Languages

Finnish Native

English

Written Exceptional

Spoken Fluent

Swedish Intermediate

German Beginner

Computer skills

Programming

HTML5, CSS3, SASS, JavaScript, PHP, MySQL, XML, C++ (Beginner), Python (Beginner), Gulp, Webpack, Node.js, Laravel (Beginner)

Control panels

WordPress, ExpressionEngine, ProcessWire

Graphic design

Adobe PhotoShop, Adobe InDesign, Figma

Software

Visual Studio Code, SaltStack, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, SAP, Visma Nova, Visma Fivaldi, Passeli, Dirika, Adobe After Effects

Miscellaneous

Ubuntu (Dev-wise), Git version control, Ableton Live