Resume

8 Years of Experience

EXPERIENCE

2017 - PRESENT
AVENUE I MEDIA

UX/UI DESIGNER

I began this position as a visual designer creating low and high fidelity mockups, but soon I began to design websites for the CEO product ideas. Tasks included finding the right technology for the project requirements, branding, front-end development and UX design. I also participated in A/B tests using Crazyegg, Tag manager in addition to Google Analytics data.

2019 - 2020
FREELANCE

WEBSITE DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT

This is a website design and development service where I help small businesses align their business objectives with their website design and functionality. The service includes website design and development.

2015 - 2016
RANKSHARKS

DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT MANAGER

I started this position as an SEO optimization developer, but as time progressed I got involved in other areas such as UI, project management, WordPress development, and user experience design. Soon I got promoted to development department manager, where I was in charge of project management, web design, UI, development, and usability design.

2015 - 2016
ADSPOTTING - Co-Founder

UX/UI DESIGNER

This was my personal startup whose core group included, Ranksharks CEO, and although this project was stopped during development, it gave me great experience in product development and UX. For this project, I assembled all the requirements to design a back-end administration screens, which included personas, user journeys, value proposition, pain points, market competitive analysis, heuristic evaluation, feature prioritization, and UI.

2014 - 2015
PTM IMAGES

GRAPHIC ARTIST

Managed hospitality projects and production plans for the St. Regis Hotel, while also created art work and 3D wall installations for the same project. In this position I gained production experience, advanced image editing skills and a design eye for space.

EDUCATION

2020
CXL INSTITUTE

DIGITAL PSYCHOLOGY & PERSUASION

40+ hours of training on how to direct attention using visual cues, understand the cognitive biases that guide decision-making, build habits and increase loyalty. This is learning that can be replicated across any website or application.

2018
CSU LONG BEACH

HUMAN FACTORS MS PREREQUISITES

Took 18 units of pre-requisite courses in psychology for a Human Factor Degree, including cognitive psychology, statistics for social sciences and research methods.

2017
GENERAL ASSEMBLY

PRODUCT MANAGEMENT

40 Hours of instruction on product management, including, finding product ideas, validating ideas through interviews, product road map, business development, and growth strategy.

2016
SPRINGBOARD

ADVANCED UX DESIGN CERTIFICATION

100+ Hours of UX training which included market analysis & research, data-based personas, hi & low fidelity wireframing tools, building prototypes, style guides and interviews for idea and feature testing.

2014
SANTA MONICA COLLEGE

WEB TECHNOLOGY COURSES

24+ units on web development technology and programming, which included classes in CSS, HTML, Javascript, web site planning and client management.

2013
CSU NORTHRIDGE

BACHELORS DEGREE IN ART WITH FOCUS IN GRAPHIC DESIGN

2011
CERRITOS COLLEGE

ASSOCIATE DEGREE IN FINE ARTS & LIBERAL STUDIES

CERTIFICATES

FIELDS OF STUDY

GRAPHIC DESIGN

99%

WEB DEVELOPMENT

87%

UI/UX DESIGN

88%

CONVERSION OPTIMIZATION

75%

PRODUCT MANAGEMENT

78%

PSYCHOLOGY

82%

CODING SKILLS

ADOBE SUITE

98%

HTML / CSS

96%

WORDPRESS

86%

JavaScript

45%

GOOGLE ANALYTICS

68%

SKETCH

73%