User Experience Designer
Looking for a position where I can design and prototype products that make peoples’ lives and work easier and more enjoyable.
Carnegie Mellon University
Human-Computer Interaction Institute
Research and Design
User-Centered Design, Contextual Design, Competitive Analysis, Literature Review, Usability Testing, Think Aloud, Accessibility Testing, Heuristic Evaluation, Storyboarding
Balsamiq Mockups, Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, AfterEffects, Keynote (Presentation and prototyping), PowerPoint, Axure RP
University of California, Office of The President
2015 – Present
Designer working on the broad variety of internal web applications maintained by UCOP. I organize, schedule, and lead the user-centered research and design effort on my team. I work both on incorporating new features into existing applications and also developing entirely new products, taking client requirements from concepts and ideas to fully designed mockups and interaction specifications.
San Francisco, CA
Mar 2014 – Apr 2015
Interaction designer on the μTorrent Windows desktop application used by 100+ million users worldwide. I worked on a SCRUM team of developers, marketers, and a product manager. My weekly processes included ideating with a visual design partner, creating wireframes to communicate ideas, and testing prototypes with users.
Jan 2013 – Aug 2013
Worked on a team of 5 to research, design, and develop a prototype learning management dashboard. Utilized contextual inquiry, literature review, and competitive analysis to understand user needs and product market. Iteratively prototyped and tested a novel UI, which Pearson purchased for implementation in their product line.
Los Angeles born and raised, but not afraid of the cold; HUGE fan of ice cream and dessert in general
References available upon request