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UX Design + Illustration

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UX Design

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Resume

ForSaleByOwner.com

UX Designer


Jan 2016 - Current Chicago, IL

  • + As a UX Designer at ForSaleByOwner.com I have supported the product team with all design related tasks including, UX, UI, and visual.
  • + Build and create consistent design patterns as the site develops. This included maintaining a pattern library and creating new patterns that would co-exist with current patterns.
  • + Redesign existing pages/experiences and creating new ones using sketches, wireframes, and prototypes
  • + Work with developers and product stakeholders to make site improvements to serve our home sellers and home buyers

Orbitz

UX Designer


Jun 2015 - Jan 2016 Chicago, IL

  • + As a UX Designer at Orbitz I have supported the Loyalty Rewards program team and the Customer Reviews team.
  • + Work with the Loyalty Rewards product team to create and improve experiences
  • + Create sketches, wireframes, and prototypes
  • + Work with developers, product managers, and designers
  • + Create consistent designs and experiences across a responsive platform

Amazon

UX Designer II


Jun 2012 – 2015 Seattle, WA

  • + As a User Experience designer for Amazon I am responsible for creating, developing, and leading projects to benefit our customers across the globe.
  • + Create sketches, wireframes, and prototypes
  • + Work with developers, business leaders, and operations globally
  • + Create consistent designs and experiences across applications

Matkinsart

Illustrator/Designer


Jan 2008 – Jun 2012

  • + Freelance illustration

Animation Collective

Lead Background Designer/Painter


Sep 2006 – Nov 2007 New York, NY

  • + Designed backgrounds for 3D department to build from
  • + Painted backgrounds from 3D department to specifications of directors
  • + Laid out backgrounds for post and pre animation

Blue Sky Studios

Concept Artist


Sep 2005 Greenwich, CT

  • + Designed look and feel for project.
  • + Conceptualized layouts and characters
  • + Worked closely with Art Director for changes and direction

Skills + Programs

  • + Axure
  • + Omnigraffle
  • + Illustrator
  • + Storyboarding
  • + Photoshop
  • + Illustration
  • + Watercolor
  • + HTML
  • + CSS
  • + jQuery

Education

  • + Seattle Central Community College
  •     Certificate in Web Design
  • + Academy of Art University
  •     Bachelors Degree of Fine Art

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