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Arvand Alviri

Arvand Alviri

Designer
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Member since July 19, 2016
Arvand is a UX/UI designer who has worked on a variety of apps for companies such as Microsoft, Deloitte, and a Silicon Valley startup that was acquired by Amazon. He's also worked as a full-time agile scrum product manager in a Y Combinator team working on fintech after they were acquired by an NYSE-listed company.
Arvand is now available for hire
Portfolio
  • Microsoft Private Beta Social App
  • Geolocation Mobile Game Design
  • Baby Wellness iOS App UX/UI Design
  • Social Booking App iOS and Android UX/UI Redesign
  • Responsive Web App UX/UI Design
  • Company Morale Tracker SaaS Analytics Dashboard
Employment
  • UX Consultant
    Microsoft
    2015 - 2016
    • Translated Microsoft's product idea into minimal viable product specs through a thorough understanding of the problem being solved and the vision.
    • Defined KPIs and data analytics events to properly measure user behavior and feature success in a private beta test with multiple iterations that spanned several months.
    • Led iterations and pivots based on user analytics data, among other methodologies.
    • Designed A/B tests for certain features and iterations.
    • The product was launched after my contract as an external consultant had finished.
    Technologies: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, MixPanel
  • Product Manager
    Green Dot Corporation
    2014 - 2015
    • Worked as an agile product owner largely managing the design team, and the product's design efforts as well as user experience. I worked very closely with the design team to prototype the next generation of certain features for web and iPhone, and the next generation of the GoBank mobile, and web applications.
    • Worked with the Y Combinator backed Loopt team that was acquired by Green Dot (NYSE:GD) to build GoBank, an innovative FDIC insured checking account with an extensive ATM and cash reload network.
    • Worked closely with the design team to prototype the next generation of certain features for web and iPhone, and the next generation of the GoBank mobile, and web applications.
    • Launched, as the product manager, the GoBank Walmart product online—increasing the number of users by allowing registrations through the web, iPhone, and Android apps without a Walmart GoBank Starter Kit purchase.
    • Led A/B testing efforts on iPhone and Android applications to optimize user conversions especially for user onboarding.
    • Managed various product requests from multiple stakeholders (legal, customer care, information security, compliance, marketing, and more).
    • Worked with both onshore and offshore (China) engineers from sprint-planning to production.
    Technologies: JIRA, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator
Other Experience
Education
  • Certificate in JavaScript
    Stanford Continuing Studies | Stanford - Palo Alto, CA, USA
    2014 - 2014
  • Bachelor of Business Administration in Management Information Systems
    Simon Fraser University - Vancouver, BC, Canada
    2006 - 2011
Experience
  • UX Research7 years
  • Lean UX7 years
  • User Experience (UX)7 years
  • UX Audits7 years
  • App UX7 years
  • User Flows7 years
  • Clickable Prototypes6 years
  • User Testing5 years
Vancouver, BC, Canada
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