Busayo Odesanya, Designer in Toronto, ON, Canada
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Busayo Odesanya

Verified Expert  in Design


Toronto, ON, Canada
Toptal Member Since
October 14, 2021

Busayo is a design lead with 6+ years of experience in end-to-end design strategy and execution of SaaS and developer tools at scaleup companies. Busayo has strategically positioned Unity Version Control as the cloud-based storage solution for 1.5 million creators using Unity Editor, Asset Manager, Muse AI (closed beta), and Build Automation for real-time 3D application development and cloud-based versioning. Unity VCS has been featured at Unite 2022 and GDC 2023.


Work Experience

Senior Product Designer

2021 - PRESENT
  • Facilitated the Unity VCS integration as a cloud-based storage service for Asset Manager and Muse AI (closed beta), increasing real-time collaboration for 1.5 million monthly creators.
  • Led the end-to-end strategy of Unity VCS workflows, including code review, Mergebots, and smart locks for game development, recording $28 million ARR in 2022 and a 15% YoY increase.
  • Executed a design strategy on Unity DevOps free trial and usage gates to rapidly onboarding customers, increasing payment conversion by 40% and 2,000 organizations in the sales funnel.
  • Implemented a telemetry/KPI tracking tool for Unity DevOps, facilitating measurable impacts and management reporting, recording a 4.5/5 rating across two teams and three design projects.
  • Collaborated with the Unity design system team to audit guidelines and component libraries for 10 cloud-based products, leading to enhanced code and design quality.
Technologies: GitHub, GitLab, Figma, Looker, Grafana, Unity, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Information Architecture (IA), Strategy, UX Research, Design Systems, Stakeholder Management, DesignOps, Dashboard Design, Data Visualization, eCommerce UX

UX Designer

2019 - 2021
  • Designed Skylight Cloud Migration dashboard, providing end-to-end usage/baseline performance visibility for all applications migrated to the cloud, reducing cloud migration costs by 14%.
  • Led the design of the Skylight Analytics dashboard for end user performance visibility, predictive analytics, and KPI tracking, achieving a +25 NPS increase within Q1/Q2.
  • Designed the Skylight Interceptor network detection and response solution, an AI/ML network monitoring dashboard that correlates events into incidents and alerts on cyber threats.
Technologies: Figma, UI Design, Design Thinking, Dashboard Design, Data Visualization, Collaboration, Grafana, Root Cause Analysis, Systems Thinking, DevOps, Game Development

Product Design Intern

2018 - 2018
Paystack Payments
  • Worked on subscription list feature; adopted user flows and wireframes to address the need for merchants to track and categorize customers’ subscriptions while being able to search by reference no, status and time.
  • Remodeled the pricing page to reflect interactions that intuitively explain the local and international transaction fee caps and rate, using A/B testing that produced brilliant results.
  • Developed in a short while key processes and protocols for fintech payments that were transferrable to other projects within that space and eCommerce.
Technologies: Figma, Product Design, User Flows, Web App Design, Design Sprints, Agile, GitLab, GitHub, Web Design, Prototyping, UX Design, Research, User Personas, User Experience (UX), User Research, User Interviews, Customer Interviews, Wireframing, Digital Kiosks, UI Design, Mobile Design, Responsive Web Design (RWD), User Interface (UI), Mobile UX Design, Mobile UI Design, UX Research, Web UI, Visual Design, Web UX, Web App UX, UX Architecture, Web App UI, Enterprise SaaS, Analytics, User Onboarding, Dashboard Design, Responsive Design, Mobile App Design, Branding, Creative Direction, iOS UX Design, Mobile UI, Fintech, Data Visualization, Complex Data Analysis, Illustration, Mobile, Landing Page Design, Typography, Art Direction, Color Theory, B2C, Marketing Design, Enterprise Design, Interaction Design (IxD), Ideation, Startups, Style Guides, Communication, Collaboration, InVision, InVision App, Responsive Web Apps, eCommerce, B2B2C, Business to Business to Consumer (B2B2C), Stakeholder Management, eCommerce UX

Quantity Surveyor | Contract Manager

2014 - 2015
Uacn Property Development Company
  • Project-tracked with my supervisors an in-house project worth $24 million using MS Project (the Festival Mall Lagos), the Residence, Lagos (newly acquired 8-story residential building).
  • Prepared project progress reports for top management at high-profiled site meetings comprising investors, clients, and contractors.
  • Structured and assessed with my supervisor's contract and cost documents for construction projects, using SAP for construction procurements and finance.
Technologies: Excel 2016, BIM for AEC, SAP, B2B, User Personas, UI Design, User Interface (UI), UX Architecture, Architecture, Stakeholder Management
2019 - 2020

Master's Degree in Technology Innovations Management

Carleton University - Canada

2010 - 2015

Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management

Federal University of Technology, Akure - Nigeria

AUGUST 2020 - AUGUST 2023

PMI Agile Certified Professional

Project Management Institute (PMI)

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