Elena Bukhonok, Designer in New York, NY, United States
Elena Bukhonok

Designer in New York, NY, United States

Member since May 11, 2016
Elena is a product designer with 5+ years of experience in creating and improving complex digital solutions. She drives design thinking within teams and companies and facilitates all activities during the process: from conducting workshops to creating delightful interfaces and running usability testings. Her most vital skills lie in the field of user research, and a real interest in human behavior allows her to build products and services that genuinely satisfy consumer needs.
Elena is now available for hire

Portfolio

Digital Design

Employment

  • Product Designer

    2020 - PRESENT
    Orcasound Lab
    • Co-led a design team at Orcasound, a non-profit organization with a focus on orca conservation. Helped establish design operations within the team.
    • Mentored visual designers on creating an elegant and user-friendly GUI.
    • Implemented human-centered design, and helped outline goals for further research and development.
    Technologies: Human-centered Design (HCD), Team Management, Team Mentoring, Design Strategy, Leadership, Management, Product Management
  • Product Designer

    2020 - 2021
    Princeton Equity Group
    • Led kick-off activities with the team and client to outline product goals and technical feasibilities for creating a news aggregator that helps find potential investments faster.
    • Identified key persona and user flow and provided an interactive lo-fi prototype for the flow.
    • Built a basic style guide, including typography, colors, and other assets based on the company's existing brand positioning.
    Technologies: Communication, Design Systems, Wireframing, Team Management, Presentations, User Interface (UI), User Interviews, User Flows, Slack, Apple Keynote, Figma, Design Strategy, Leadership, Management, Product Management

Education

  • Bachelor's degree in Architecture
    2006 - 2012
    Lviv Polytechnic National University - Lviv, Ukraine

Certifications

  • UX Data Mining and Analytics
    AUGUST 2017 - PRESENT
    Projector School

Experience

Tools

  • InVision

Location

New York, NY, United States

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