Hanieh Khosroshahi, Designer in Kigali, Kigali City, Rwanda
Hanieh Khosroshahi

Designer in Kigali, Kigali City, Rwanda

Member since July 27, 2020
Hanieh is a design consultant with nearly 10 years in the digital space. She leverages the principles of human-centered design, product strategy, and UX design to build impactful and equitable solutions within international development, public health, and community engagement. Past projects range from websites and chatbots to mobile apps and experiential displays. Hanieh's successes include improved conversion, increased engagement, and innovative designs that reach millions of diverse users.
Hanieh is now available for hire

Employment

  • UX Design Lead

    2021 - PRESENT
    YLabs
    • Led the design of CyberRwanda, a digital platform that aims to improve the health and livelihoods of adolescents (12-19 years) in Rwanda.
    • Conduct design research, build and test prototypes, and create scalable design solutions for health challenges in Sub-Saharan Africa.
    • Create and facilitate design trainings for clients, partners, and youth to build HCD capacity within organizations and communities.
    • Help draft the first-ever digital and product strategy for the organization, supporting gap identification, recruitment, and capacity building.
    Technologies: Figma, Jira, MURAL, UX Design, Usability Testing, Information Architecture (IA), Service Design, Human-centered Design (HCD), UX Research, Design Strategy, Workshop Facilitation, Product Design, Qualitative Research, Mobile UX, Design Thinking, Responsive UX Design, MVP Design, Feature Prioritization, Product Management, UX Writing, Program Development, Content Strategy, UX Strategy, UX Audits, Design Systems, Competitive Analysis, User Research, User Interviews, Stakeholder Interviews
  • Design Educator

    2020 - PRESENT
    Juno College of Technology
    • Taught an 8-week design bootcamp to over 20 students covering topics such as UX research, product design, and accessibility.
    • Mentor students through lessons and interactive exercises and work with them to support project work.
    • Develop and facilitate design training modules to increase capacity, education, and knowledge for creatives and designers.
    Technologies: GitHub, Figma, Miro, UX Design, Usability Testing, Information Architecture (IA), Human-centered Design (HCD), UX Research, Design Strategy, Workshop Facilitation, Product Design, Mobile UX, Design Thinking, Responsive UX Design, UX Writing, Program Development, UX Strategy, Competitive Analysis, User Research, User Interviews, Stakeholder Interviews

Education

  • Master of Science Degree in Human-Computer Interaction (HCI)
    2013 - 2014
    University of York - York, United Kingdom
  • Post-graduate Certificate in Journalism - New Media
    2012 - 2013
    Sheridan College - Oakville, Canada
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Arts & Humanities
    2008 - 2012
    University of Toronto - Toronto, Canada

Experience

Location

Kigali, Kigali City, Rwanda

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