EXPERIENCE

  • Cherrypicks

    Designer 10/2015 – 01/2016

    Worked on the educational tech team to improve usability and experiences across products

    Redesigned features for an admin system to be used at tutorial centers across Hong Kong

    Developed wireframes and mockups of varying fidelity to communicate ideas and specs

  • Opower

    UX Design Intern 05/2015 – 08/2015

    Collaborated on the design and prototyping of web experiences for utility customers

    Participated in qualitative research and usability testing for product prototypes

    Contributed to the style guide and corresponding codebase for use across all products

  • TeleTracking Technologies — MHCI Capstone Project

    Co-Design Lead 05/2014 – 08/2014

    Developed an app to give peace of mind and mobility to loved ones of patients in surgery

    Oversaw development of a cohesive design language and user experience

    Engaged in an iterative process of prototyping and testing

  • Vapor — MHCI Capstone Project

    Design Lead 01/2014 – 05/2014

    Utilized UX methods to investigate the metacognitive needs of high school students

    Synthesized research findings and developed visions of a personal learning companion

    Developed an identity for materials and created a comprehensive report of research activity

  • SoGoSurvey

    Design Intern 06/2013 – 08/2013

    Collaborated with the marketing team to design and launch a new website

    Developed ideas for future releases of the SoGoSurvey software

    Engaged in team meetings and big picture brainstorming sessions

  • Morningstar

    Design Intern 06/2012 – 08/2012

    Collaborated with members of the Software Division to create user-centered design

    Reimagined data visualizations to strengthen interaction for a mobile app

    Enhanced elements of the company website to promote user-friendly navigation



EDUCATION

Carnegie Mellon University

Master in Human-Computer Interaction

December 2014

BFA in Communication Design

2nd major in Human-Computer Interaction

May 2014




RELATED COURSES

User-Centered Research and Evaluation

Interaction Design Studio

Software Structures for User Interfaces

Human Factors

How People Work

Advanced Web Design

Advanced Typography

Cognitive Psychology




PROFICIENCIES

Adobe Creative Suite

HTML5/CSS3, JavaScript

Sketching and storyboarding

UX methods

Photography and retouching

English and Chinese




EXPERIENCE

  • Cherrypicks

    Designer 10/2015 – 01/2016

    Worked on the educational tech team to improve usability and experiences across products

    Redesigned features for an admin system to be used at tutorial centers across Hong Kong

    Developed wireframes and mockups of varying fidelity to communicate ideas and specs

  • Opower

    UX Design Intern 05/2015 – 08/2015

    Collaborated on the design and prototyping of web experiences for utility customers

    Participated in qualitative research and usability testing for product prototypes

    Contributed to the style guide and corresponding codebase for use across all products

  • TeleTracking Technologies — MHCI Capstone Project

    Co-Design Lead 05/2014 – 08/2014

    Developed an app to give peace of mind and mobility to loved ones of patients in surgery

    Oversaw development of a cohesive design language and user experience

    Engaged in an iterative process of prototyping and testing

  • Vapor — MHCI Capstone Project

    Design Lead 01/2014 – 05/2014

    Utilized UX methods to investigate the metacognitive needs of high school students

    Synthesized research findings and developed visions of a personal learning companion

    Developed an identity for materials and created a comprehensive report of research activity

  • SoGoSurvey

    Design Intern 06/2013 – 08/2013

    Collaborated with the marketing team to design and launch a new website

    Developed ideas for future releases of the SoGoSurvey software

    Engaged in team meetings and big picture brainstorming sessions

  • Morningstar

    Design Intern 06/2012 – 08/2012

    Collaborated with members of the Software Division to create user-centered design

    Reimagined data visualizations to strengthen interaction for a mobile app

    Enhanced elements of the company website to promote user-friendly navigation