Angel J. Perez, UX Designer in San Francisco, CA, United States
Angel J. Perez

UX Designer in San Francisco, CA, United States

Member since July 26, 2016
Using an educational foundation with a doctorate in technology design, a master's in computational sciences, and bachelor's in physics, Angel has made significant impact at companies such as Nest, Microsoft, AKQA, and Bank of America throughout his professional career. He is a talented UX/UI designer with his finger on the pulse of the latest technology and communicates extremely well.
Angel is now available for hire


  • User Experience Designer Lead

    2014 - 2015
    • Designed the UX for the Nest learning thermostat V3 head unit.
    • Developed the Nest heat link interaction paradigm and feedback behavior.
    • Created a series of services for Nest and energy companies partners.
    • Identified and designed the feature set for the Nest learning thermostat European market.
    • Redesigned the out-of-the-box experience for Nest installers in the EU market.
    • Designed the UX for the Nest learning thermostat V3 mobile phone.
    Technologies: Quartz Composer, Pixate, Adobe Creative Suite
  • Sr. UX Architect

    2010 - 2014
    • Designed the mapping tool services for operators to improve map models based on artificial intelligence algorithms.
    • Designed new street-side map navigation paradigms to provide a more balanced focus vs. context equation for fully immersive or augmented reality displays.
    • Designed consumer-centered marketing solutions to address brand management, retail transformation and return on marketing investment challenges. Also designed advertising monetization strategies for Microsoft new products and services ecosystem beyond traditional ad targeting.
    • Created the concepts and experience designs to ensure new technologies transfer from product incubation to next version product release.
    • Designed the new API’s and programming languages user research. Also did future technologies trend analysis and business strategy planning.
    Technologies: XAML, C++, C#, JavaScript, Adobe Creative Suite


  • Professional Doctorate in Engineering in User System Interaction Design
    2004 - 2006
    Eindhoven University of Technology - Eindhoven, Netherlands
  • Master of Science in Computational Sciences
    2001 - 2003
    San Diego State University - San Diego, CA (USA)
  • Licentiate Degree in Physics
    1994 - 1999
    Universidad de los Andes - Merida, Venezuela


San Francisco, CA, United States

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