Danny Walcoff

Danny Walcoff

Designer
San Francisco, CA, United States
Member since March 21, 2019
Danny is a designer and drummer based in San Francisco. He spent over three years at Uber designing complex data tools as well as the core app used by millions of drivers worldwide. He holds a US patent for his work on a dashboard interface designed at VMware. Danny loves working directly with clients to create experiences that bring unprecedented simplicity and accessibility to the most complex problems.
Danny is now available for hire
Portfolio
Digital Design
Employment
  • Senior Product Designer
    2019 - PRESENT
    BetterUp
    • Designed experiences that help people feel whole, supported, and inspired.
    • Designed a platform for members to manage their relationship with their coach, track goals, and explore learning content.
    • Worked with a small team to create a prototype for a future vision of the core product.
    • Worked with the content experience team to design an experience that gives members access to BetterUp's best content.
    Technologies: Sketch, InVision
  • Product Designer
    2016 - 2019
    Uber
    • Designed tools for the data design and business platform teams; these tools enabled actionable insights around Uber's data. Projects included designing Uber's company-wide financial planning tool, a machine learning tool to run and analyze models, and a data visualization tool that enabled anyone to create beautiful charts.
    • Led the design and implementation of the Driver Earnings experience during the complete redesign of the Uber Driver app.
    • Designed a low-tech literacy, low-device-language literacy onboarding experience for drivers in developing countries, significantly increasing the number of driver sign-ups in the fastest-growing markets.
    • Led the design of the driver experience team's efforts to create a better onboarding experience for new drivers. This included designing a "test drive" feature that allows drivers to experience the app before picking up real passengers for the first time.
    Technologies: Sketch, InVision, Principle, Figma
Education
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Business, Management Information Systems
    2006 - 2010
    California State University, Chico - Chico, CA, USA
Experience
  • User Experience (UX)9 years
  • Web UX9 years
  • Web UI9 years
  • User Interface (UI)9 years
  • Mobile App UI7 years
  • App UI7 years
  • App UX7 years
  • User Research6 years

Location

San Francisco, CA, United States

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