Alp Turgut, UX Designer in London, United Kingdom
Alp Turgut

UX Designer in London, United Kingdom

Member since February 11, 2018
A London-based, award-winning digital product designer, Alp focuses on interface architecture, user experience, and user interface design. With a passion for user experience, user research, and the latest technologies, he has several years of experience designing user interfaces across various digital mediums for both startups and well-known brands like Nike, Atlassian, Salesforce, and O2.
Alp is now available for hire

Portfolio

Digital Design

Employment

  • Senior Digital Product Designer

    2018 - PRESENT
    ArtX Design Consultancy
    • Created the user experience for mobile applications and web tools.
    • Developed creative concepts for mobile applications and web tools.
    • Built the wireframes for mobile applications and web tools.
    • Created interactive prototypes for mobile applications and web tools.
    • Designed the interface for mobile applications and web tools.
    • Developed the interaction design for mobile applications and web tools.
    • Developed branding, redesign, and logo design for mobile applications and web tools.
    • Conducted UX research with using methodologies like usability tests, card sorts, A/B tests, interviews, surveys, heuristic analyses, personas, and participatory design workshops.
    Technologies: Pen and Paper, Whiteboard, Sketch, Zeplin, Principle, InVision, Zeplin, Adobe Photoshop
  • Senior Digital Product Designer

    2015 - 2019
    Nike, Inc.
    • Led the UX/UI research and design efforts of a digital B2B shopping experience tool (NFX, Nike Future Experience) which helps customers to locate products in the showroom instantly by creating wish lists—reducing the amount of preparation for the sales team.
    • Conducted UX research and design of the Nike B2B eCommerce tool (Nike.net) and fitness-&-sports applications (Nike Training and Nike Run Club).
    • Conceptualized, researched, and designed the UX/UI of a new digital social interaction tool called Nikeway. This tool helps employees to explore and easily access the desired brand content while learning, interacting, and sharing with each other.
    • Ideated, researched, and designed the UX/UI of a new store locator plugin called NikeSL. It was made for Nike App users to find in-store availability of Nike products.
    • Conceptualized, researched, and designed UX/UI of a new interactive soccer tool called Nike Football X. It was made for football fans to build a team and arrange soccer matches between each other while exploring the latest brand-related technology news, jersey designs and latest scores of their favorite teams.
    • Led the overall design solution efforts of the new web interface of the brand's e-learning tool Nike Knowledge experience while working closely with WHQ USA.
    • Managed the team's efforts to build a finance chatbot tool called Finance Bot using agile methodologies.
    • Established the agile methodology to manage all digital projects, including requirements definition, story writing, backlog prioritization, and feature roadmap creation.
    • Implemented various UX research methodologies, including usability tests, card sorts, A/B tests, interviews, surveys, heuristic analyses, personas, and participatory design workshops.
    Technologies: Pen and Paper, Whiteboard, Sketch, Zeplin, Principle, InVision, Zeplin, Adobe Photoshop

Education

  • Honors Certificate in Design Thinking
    2012 - 2013
    Stanford University - Online
  • Master of Science degree in Computer Science
    2011 - 2013
    Binghamton University | State University of New York (SUNY) - Binghamton, NY, USA
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Information Systems Engineering
    2007 - 2011
    Binghamton University | State University of New York (SUNY) - Binghamton, NY, USA

Certifications

  • Advanced Google Analytics
    JANUARY 2016 - PRESENT
    Google
  • Fundamentals of Project Planning and Management
    JANUARY 2016 - PRESENT
    University of Virginia via Coursera
  • Sketch from A to Z: Become an App Designer
    DECEMBER 2014 - PRESENT
    Udemy
  • User Experience Design Fundamentals
    DECEMBER 2014 - PRESENT
    Udemy
  • Jira
    JULY 2014 - PRESENT
    Atlassian
  • Foundation Level Testing
    MAY 2014 - PRESENT
    ISTQB
  • User Experience Design
    FEBRUARY 2014 - PRESENT
    University of Michigan | edX
  • New Models of Business in Society
    OCTOBER 2013 - PRESENT
    University of Virginia via Coursera
  • Design Thinking Action Lab
    SEPTEMBER 2013 - PRESENT
    Stanford University via NovoEd
  • Competitive Strategy
    SEPTEMBER 2013 - PRESENT
    Ludwig Maximilian University via Coursera
  • Certificate of Achievement in Computer Science
    MAY 2013 - PRESENT
    Binghamton University
  • UX Design & UX Research for Agile Teams
    JANUARY 2013 - PRESENT
    LinkedIn

Experience

Location

London, United Kingdom

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