Ann Datsenko, Designer in Kharkiv, Kharkiv Oblast, Ukraine
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Ann Datsenko

Verified Expert  in Design


Kharkiv, Kharkiv Oblast, Ukraine
Toptal Member Since
August 26, 2019

Ann has been working as a UI/UX designer for more than five years and has experience leading and managing design teams through the Atlassian toolset. Over the years, she has worked in different industries on projects varying in complexity including dashboards, web/mobile apps, AI-based services, crypto exchanges, brand books, and more. Her notable clients include Porsche, Bittrex, Securitize, Nexar, and Neura.


Work Experience

Head Of Design

2018 - PRESENT
  • Developed and managed productivity and continuously improved the design team’s production capabilities. Managed design processes to ensure timely delivery of designs.
  • Established creative strategy, budgets, and schedules for design projects.
  • Developed and designed concepts, and executed creative material as required.
  • Took a lead role in managing the design and creative elements of projects and served as the point of contact for clients and other team members.
  • Established and developed best practice with the design team.
  • Managed own project workload whilst providing functional direction to the wider design team.
Technologies: Atlassian, Marvel, Zeplin, Sketch

Design Team Lead

2017 - 2018
  • Oversaw task management for the design team, working closely with the team members to explain projects goals and clients requirements.
  • Led project estimation, maintained project schedule and cost control in terms of design, and assisted in general project planning.
  • Worked closely with the PM, BA, sales, and other IdeaSoft specialists in terms of design scope.
  • Checked and managed all project deliverables in terms of design.
Technologies: Marvel, Zeplin, Sketch

UX/UI Designer

2016 - 2017
  • Gathered and evaluatеd business goals and user requirements in collaboration with clients, product managers, and product owners.
  • Created extensive UI/UX design for websites, mobile apps, and other products.
  • Created high-quality UI deliverables based on UX goals and priorities, including annotated wireframes (low fidelity to high fidelity and everything in between) followed by production-ready final assets.
  • Worked closely with the development team to plan, evaluate, and iterate new features.
Technologies: Marvel, Zeplin, Sketch

Web Graphic Designer

2015 - 2016
  • Developed UI mockups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites function and look like.
  • Contributed to graphic design including branding and identity, package design, advertisement design, etc.
  • Worked closely with the development team to plan, evaluate, and iterate new features.
  • Worked closely with clients to define business goals and user needs.
Technologies: InVision, Zeplin, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop
2009 - 2014

Master's Degree in Social sciences

Karazin Kharkiv National University - Kharkiv, Ukraine


Human-Centered Design

University of California San Diego (Coursera)


UI/UX School Diploma

UI/UX School


Introduction to Imagemaking

Calarts (Coursera)


Fundamentals of Graphic Design


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