Chad Harbig, Designer in Boise, ID, United States
Chad Harbig

Designer in Boise, ID, United States

Member since May 20, 2018
Chad has an M.S. in human-computer interaction and ten years of experience helping forward-thinking software companies deliver innovative solutions to complex problems. He specializes in UX design and information architecture for cross-platform mobile apps and eCommerce sites. Chad was the UX lead for the responsive redesign of bodybuilding.com, a popular fitness site with 300,000+ daily visitors.
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Portfolio

Digital Design

Employment

  • Digital Product Consultant

    2011 - PRESENT
    Freelance
    • Designed a cryptocurrency arbitrage solution for hobbyist traders.
    • Supported HP's product team in designing a modern printer control panel experience.
    • Assisted with development of UI standards for an innovative predictive analytics startup.
    Technologies: Sketch, InVision, Adobe Suite
  • Head of Product

    2015 - 2018
    MetaGeek
    • Led a cross-functional innovation team responsible for understanding the needs of telecom service providers and developing a solution to address them.
    • Designed the company’s first Data-as-a-Service offering to help companies track technical adoption of Wi-Fi software and related impacts on service calls.
    • Introduced user research and experience design best practices and trained staff to implement them.
    • Utilized a combination of qualitative and quantitative research techniques to understand market trends, customer needs, and user behavior.
    • Helped to define the strategic direction of the company as a member of MetaGeek’s senior leadership team.
    Technologies: Sketch, InVision, Adobe Suite

Education

  • Master's degree in Human Computer Interaction (HCI)
    2010 - 2011
    Iowa State University - Ames, IA
  • Master's degree in Architecture
    1999 - 2003
    University of Idaho - Moscow, ID

Certifications

  • Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO)
    FEBRUARY 2018 - PRESENT
    Scrum Alliance
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)
    FEBRUARY 2011 - FEBRUARY 2020
    Project Management Institute

Experience

Location

Boise, ID, United States

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