I'm interested in designing meaningful experiences and interactions with technology.
From 2011-18, I worked at a steel manufacturing plant.
I made the career switch because working in Marketing, I had little opportunity to interact and engage with people. As the HR Manager, there wasn't much need or demand for creativity. Towards the end, as a Junior Business Strategist, I was able to combine both – room for creativity, and problem solving as a team – but not as much as I wanted from my career.
Nonetheless, that 5+ years worth of experience definitely helps me in critically analysing complex problems and turning them into simple solutions.
I'm a self-taught designer. My main area of work is web design and mobile apps. And I'm always looking to add to my skillset – right now I'm doing my Master's in Visual and Experience Design from UE Berlin.
In designing meaningful experiences and interactions with technology, I
Make sure to do my research; client needs, their business model, scope of the project, design and industry trends
Don't just trust myself; multiple iterations, user testing, incorporating feedback - inform my design decisions
Try to keep it simple; as simple and intuitive as possible