native design
principal strategist and user experience designer

may 2016 - present
 

demodern
lead user experience designer

january 2015 - may 2016

montblanc
augmented paper app

contributions - facilitation, requirements gathering, information architecture, detailed wireframes, project lead, change management, development support and client liaison

user focus - consumers

teams - visual designers, project managers, developers, corporate partners

tools - whiteboard, sketch

platform - ios

form factors - tablet

team distribution - hamburg, düsseldorf

development methodology - agile
 

helmade
webshop with webgl product configurator

contributions - facilitation, information architecture, requirements gathering, brand strategy, detailed wireframes, project lead, change management, content strategy, collaborative development and client liaison

user focus - consumers, athletes, fans, kids

teams - visual designers, project managers, developers, corporate partners

tools - whiteboard, sketch, invision, hackpad, keynote

platform - web

form factors - phone, tablet, desktop

team distribution - hamburg, frankfurt

development methodology - agile
 

nike football
digital retail experience

contributions - facilitation, information architecture, requirements gathering, design strategy, detailed wireframes, project lead, change management, content strategy, development support and client liaison

user focus - consumers, athletes, fans, kids

teams - visual designers, project managers, developers, corporate partners

tools - whiteboard, balsamiq, sketch, invision, hackpad, keynote, analytics

platforms - large, multi-user, multi-touch, standalone terminals

form factors - custom fabrications, mobile phones

team distribution - hamburg, berlin, frankfurt

development methodology - agile
 

intel education
senior agile interaction designer

march 2013 to november 2014

designing a smarter way to teach and learn

contributions - facilitation, information architecture, requirements gathering, analysis, design strategy, detailed wireframes, business logic, rules engine, user stories, project management, change management, development support, accessibility compliance, visual design, qa, team building, over 300 software releases

user focus - students, instructors, administrators, consumers

teams - researchers, strategists, ux designers, visual designers, project managers, developers, qa, users, sales

tools - whiteboard, balsamiq, mybalsamiq, rally, illustrator, specctr pro, photoshop, pixelapse, invision, analytics

platforms - ios, android, windows 8, web, chrome os, windows 7, android wear

form factors - mobile, tablet, desktop, 2-in-1, watch

team distribution - san francisco, santa clara, portland, new york, shanghai, munich, cluj

development methodology - agile

kno
senior agile interaction designer

march 2013 to november 2014 (acquired by intel)

cross-platform teaching and learning tools, acquired by intel

contributions - facilitation, information architecture, requirements gathering, ssnif documents, user flows, analysis, design strategy, detailed wireframes, business logic, user stories, accessibility compliance, project management, change management, development support, visual design, qa

user focus - students, instructors, administrators, consumers

teams - strategists, ux designers, visual designers, project managers, developers, qa, users, sales

tools - paper, whiteboard, balsamiq, mybalsamiq, rally, illustrator, specctr pro, photoshop, pixelapse, analytics 

platforms - ios, android, windows 8, web, windows 7

form factors - tablet, desktop

team distribution - santa clara, cluj

development methodology - agile
 

apple
senior agile interaction designer

october 2012 to march 2013 (contractor)

one simple framework for 227 countries

contributions - research, facilitation, expert interviewing, information architecture, requirements gathering, analysis, user flows, detailed wireframes, user stories, project management, card sorting, development support

user focus - employees, administrators

teams - technology, project management, development, qa, business affairs, international teams

tools - paper, whiteboard, illustrator, photoshop

platform - web

form factor - desktop

location - cupertino

development methodology - agile
 

fuseproject
senior interaction designer

february 2012 to october 2012

general electric healthyhome
a cross-platform app for strong, healthy living

contributions - research, strategy, discovery, future thinking, facilitation, requirements gathering, information architecture, analysis, persona definition, user scenarios, ideation, wireframes, responsive layout, project management, photo post-production, visuals, narrative, pitch deck

user focus - families, athletes, foodies 

teams - strategy, product management, user experience, visual design

tools - paper, whiteboard, illustrator, photoshop, powerpoint 

platforms - ios, web, tizen 

form factors - mobile, tablet, desktop, smart tv

location - san francisco

development methodology - waterfall
 

herman miller pubic office
a smart ui for a smart line of furniture

contributions - research, research appendix, expert interviews, strategy, future thinking, facilitation, requirements gathering, information architecture, ideation, wireframes, responsive layout, project management, photo
post-production, visuals, pitch deck

user focus - office professionals

teams - strategy, product management, industrial design, user experience, visual design

tools used - whiteboard, illustrator, photoshop, homebyme, powerpoint

platforms - ios, web

form factors - mobile, tablet, large display

team distribution - san francisco, new york

development methodology - waterfall
 

e-commerce site for ploom
lifestyle site for new portable vaporizer

contributions - requirements gathering, information architecture, ideation, wireframes, visuals

user focus - consumer

teams - client, strategy, product management, industrial design, user experience, visual design, development

tools - paper, illustrator, photoshop, html, css, magento

platforms - web, magento

form factors - mobile, tablet, desktop

location - san francisco

development methodology - waterfall
 

thoughtworks
senior agile interaction design consultant

may 2011 to februrary 2012

pharma app for astrazeneca canada
solution for traveling sales representatives

contributions - research, travel, expert interviews, facilitation, user journeys, requirements gathering, analysis, persona definition, user scenarios, information architecture, ideation, wireframes, project management, data visualization

user focus - sales representatives

teams - key stakeholders, management, user experience, development

tools - paper, whiteboard, balsamiq, illustrator, mingle, testflight

platform - ios

form factor - tablet

team distribution - halifax, toronto, mississauga, montreal

development methodology - agile
 

planning tool for jcp
trending, forecasting, and purchasing application

contributions - research, travel, facilitation, user journeys, requirements gathering, 
analysis, site maps, user flows, information architecture, ideation, wireframes, user stories, user testing, paper testing, specification, dev pairing, front-end coding, interactive prototypes, close integration with client teams

user focus - planners, buyers

teams - key stakeholders, business analysts, user experience, development, end-user teams

tools - paper, whiteboard, balsamiq, illustrator, photoshop, mingle, eclipse, html, css, javascript, jquery, dhtmlx

platform - windows 7

form factor - desktop

location - plano

development methodology - agile
 

publicis
user experience designer

april 2011 to may 2011 (contractor)

payment gateway solutions for paypal
redesigned receive payments and accept credit cards pages

contributions - information architecture, detailed wireframes, visuals

user focus - consumers 

teams - user experience, visual, development

tools - whiteboard, illustrator, photoshop, html, css

platform - web

form factor - desktop

location - san francisco

development methodology - waterfall
 

level studios
user experience designer

february 2010 to april 2011 (contractor)

platform evolution for vmware
redesigned existing framework to support superusers’ day-to-day roles

contributions - heuristics, information architecture, detailed wireframes, data visualization

user focus - managers

teams - user experience, visual, development

tools - paper, whiteboard, illustrator, photoshop, fireworks, html, css

platform - web

form factor - desktop

location - san jose

development methodology - waterfall
 

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