Leigh Walker

Leigh Walker

A versatile digital professional with skills and experience across a multitude of technical and creative disciplines. Passionate about creating simplistic, user focused, digital medium.


I'm a front-end developer, designer and web optimisation specialist, with knowledge and experience of broad aspects of digital marketing.

By night, I produce electronic music under the pseudonym laweffect and occasionally update my audio production help website, Teach Me Audio

I love hiking in the Peak District and spend most my spare time outdoors, perferrably up a mountain.

I also enjoy running, capturing outdoor Insta moments, and going to heavy metal gigs.



Digital Designer

University of Nottingham

Led on the re-development of the University’s web presence for its Research proposition. Achieved significant improvements to KPIs through modernisation of designs, information architecture and site templates, whilst keeping accessibility (WCAG), usability and brand alignment at the forefront of all decision making.

Best UX website (UXUK '15 Awards)

  • Front-end development
  • User Research
  • Responsive Design
  • Version Control

Digital Marketing Manager


Successfully implemented and delivered the B2B Digital Marketing Strategy for Experian Marketing Services through management of online campaigns and website optimisation. Worked collaboratively in the UK, US and EMEA, with a core focus on lead generation and brand building activity.

  • Content Strategy
  • Lead Generation / Scoring
  • SEM
  • Supplier Management / Budgeting

Front-end Developer

Nottingham Trent University

A highly technical role held within the Digital Marketing team at NTU, responsible for development and optimisation of the Universities new CMS website. Key player in roll out of new Microsoft Dynamics CRM and suite of responsive email collateral.

  • Agile Methodology
  • Usability Testing
  • Information Architecture
  • Customer journey mapping

Digital Designer

Nottinghamshire County Council

Played a key role within the communication and marketing team, delivering award winning digital creative for the online services improvement program; Digital First.

Best UX website (UXUK '15 Awards)

  • Front-end development
  • User Research
  • Responsive Design
  • Version Control

Senior Web Optimisation Executive


A dynamic member of the Global e-commerce team, responsible for the design and optimisation of key performing consumer sites within the UK/US.

Nominated Learner of the Year Award 2012

  • A/B Testing
  • Web Performance & Optimisation
  • SEO Dashboards
  • Copywriting

Audio Visual Production

Nottingham Trent University

Grade: 1st Class BSc [Hons]

Get in Touch

Contact me if you would like to work together, or just say hello.