Interaction / User Experience Designer
Last active: 21 days ago
Multidisciplinary designer and a proven performer with an extensive track record of success designing interactions and enhancing user experience (UX) for desktop, web and mobile products.
Developing and improving the design, usability and UX of client facing software is my specialty; I have honed my skills for 15+ years as a Freelance Designer, Consultant and as a Media Author, Product Designer and User Experience Designer at Microsoft.
Some of the key strengths I can bring include:
Passionate end-user advocate with unique blend of design, engineering and business expertise; adept at creating simple, usable and seamless product experiences.
Transforming technical vision into simple, usable and seamless information architectures and designs, content structures, and graphic user interfaces (GUIs).
Expertise creating design specs, storyboards, sketches, scenarios, process flows, information architecture diagrams, wireframes, and other design process essentials to develop and evolve UX designs.
Solid conceptual development skills and experience from initial vision to final shipped product.
Open minded, end-user advocate with a passion for creating simple, human centered, easy to use and seamless product experiences.
Proven ability to work collaboratively with partners and stakeholders (Design, Program Management, Engineering, Research, Marketing and User Assistance).
Experienced in designing UX solutions for Phone, Tablet and Desktop platforms.
Extensive experience with touch, pen, and mouse/keyboard input concepts.
Advanced rapid prototyping skills.
Visual storyteller: Designer of end-to-end scenario and concept based showcase videos for internal and external product presentations.
Extensive experience with industry standard design and production software in print, web, digital and enterprise contexts.
Feel free to contact me so we can discuss my qualifications and the many ways I can help define and improve user / product interactions for your product.