Jared Crane, Designer in Austin, TX, United States
Jared Crane

Designer in Austin, TX, United States

Member since September 14, 2018
Jared has a master's degree in human computer interaction design and has been working as a designer since 2013. His experience includes working at IBM, Macmillan Learning, and Volusion. Currently, Jared holds two design patents and has been a speaker at SXSW (2017 and 2019). His visionary work has saved companies tremendous resources in time and money while helping to put them on the map for being innovative industry leaders.
Jared is now available for hire

Portfolio

Digital Design

Employment

  • Senior UX Designer

    2018 - 2020
    Volusion
    • Mentored designers on both product and other teams.
    • Reintroduced UX methodology and research to the company.
    • Redesigned the shipping methods to account for live rate shipping. This was also an extensible design and we worked with specialized shipping partners for them to integrate with Volusion.
    • Developed Volusion's behavioral archetypes. Helped start Volusion's design system. Redesigned the site builder experience.
    Technologies: Storybooks, React, InVision, Sketch, Adobe CC, Figma
  • Senior UX Designer

    2017 - 2018
    Macmillan Learning
    • Redesigned a writing tool for higher ed students and instructors. Primarily, this tool was for English and writing classes.
    • Assisted in the development of behavioral archetypes. Helped develop the design system.
    • Acted as lead designer on the platform product where I was managing design efforts to bring all of Macmillan's product together into an integrated, cohesive platform.
    • Led vision setting and strategy workshops for the company.
    Technologies: Adobe CC, Abstracts, InVision, Sketch

Education

  • Master's degree in Human Computer Interaction Design
    2011 - 2013
    Indiana University - Bloomington, Indiana, USA

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Location

Austin, TX, United States

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