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Hi, I'm Ro

UX Professional

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Hey There!

I'm a Senior UX Designer by day,
UX Writer and Front-end Developer by night.

I love learning what makes people tick and helping solve user problems- getting paid to do so is just a huge bonus!

Qualifications

Design

  • I have 10 years in IT, with most of my time spent as a User Experience Designer working on SaaS and B2B apps in the healthcare space.

  • I've spent the last year working on a broad array of products, including a fashion advice app, a politically-focused social media platform, and an IoT monitoring system for restaurants.

Research

  • I've gained a great deal of experience over the years with usability testing methods, and am well versed in the differing standardized options available today.

  • I find or collect behavioral metrics whenever possible to make informed and intelligent design decisions.

Write

  • I have excellent written and verbal communication skills, with experience writing articles on a diverse list of topics.

  • Majoring in Literature has been hugely helpful in writing great copy as well as understanding my audience and/or users.
* I also have experience in Product Management, QA, Instructional Design, Front End Development, and Email Marketing.

Experience

Senior UX Designer

Mission Data, 2018 - Now

At Mission Data we provide a variety of services, but our primary focus is on complex solutions for our clients tough problems. I'm responsible for researching, designing, and testing solutions for clients. I also write for our blog.

UX Designer

Wayster (Formerly ZirMed), 2016 - 2018

Most of my time was spread across discovery, research, and design. I was responsible for our user feedback forum (a monthly email, in which we provided users helpful content and offered remote usability testing); as well as implementing an SUS method of standardized usability testing for their products.

Programmer Analyst

Kindred Healthcare, 2012 - 2016

At the time, Kindred didn’t have product managers or designers- they had analysts. My job was to meet with users and gather requirements, design the app, write the BRs and test plan, monitor devs, complete DEV testing, and support the app throughout go-live. We were responsible for the entire PDLC of our products.

Intern

Kindred Healthcare, 2009 - 2012

I interned in Kindred’s HR/Payroll IT Department where we designed all HR and Payroll systems. I had the opportunity to try out many roles, including: Instructional Designer, Project Manager, and QA Analyst.

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