Alex Gilev, Designer in Boca Raton, FL, United States
Alex Gilev

Designer in Boca Raton, FL, United States

Member since September 26, 2015
Alex is a certified digital psychology specialist and UX consultant with a background in cognitive and behavioral psychology as well as business strategy. His experience includes work with organizations ranging from pre-funding SaaS startups to large Fortune 500 organizations. Clients include PayPal, Johnson & Johnson, Compeed, and top design agency Fantasy. His work has been featured in OpenView, HackerNoon, Ycombinator, and Startup.
Alex is now available for hire

Employment

  • Director of User Experience and Strategy

    2017 - PRESENT
    Backbone
    • Revamped the whole platform to have a better user experience strategy and interface design.
    • Designed a new logo and identity for Backbone.
    • Helped the company raise over $20 million in funding over the course of two years.
    • Owned all platform innovations and product strategy.
    • Developed a new visual design language for the brand (design system).
    Technologies: InVision, Sketch
  • UX Consultant

    2016 - 2016
    Fantasy
    • Participated in complex projects that involved creating delightful user experience and intuitive design.
    • Worked as a remote and onsite employee.
    • Developed UX strategy for projects from scratch.
    • Created user flows, wireframes, and interactive prototypes.
    • Designed simple, elegant, and modern UI for web/mobile apps.
    Technologies: Sketch, Illustrator

Education

  • Master's degree in English
    2007 - 2012
    Udmurt State University - Izhevsk, Russia

Certifications

  • Design Thinking (Cooper)
    JULY 2019 - PRESENT
    Udemy
  • Heuristic Analysis Frameworks for Conversion Optimization Audits
    JULY 2019 - PRESENT
    CXL Institute
  • Psychology and Neuroscience for CRO
    JULY 2019 - PRESENT
    CXL Institute
  • Applied Neuromarketing
    JUNE 2019 - PRESENT
    CXL Institute
  • Mastering Business Models
    JANUARY 2019 - PRESENT
    Strategyzer
  • Designing a Business
    NOVEMBER 2018 - PRESENT
    IDEO
  • Disruptive Strategy
    OCTOBER 2018 - PRESENT
    Harvard Business School
  • Mastering Value Propositions
    JULY 2018 - PRESENT
    Strategyzer

Experience

Location

Boca Raton, FL, United States

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