Jim is a senior product designer with experience at startups large and small. He has been the product design founder and worked as a designer at two startups (one acquired), and has freelanced for a number of clients including Handy and Bombfell.
Led product development initiatives at Bezar, working with developers to implement features from inception to release.
Designed flows and experiences for multiple personas including customers, vendors, and site administrators.
Established product development consensus with the executive team and internal stakeholders through consistent sprint planning processes.
Defined quantitative success metrics and integrated metrics into the feature prioritization process.
Collected qualitative feedback through surveys and customer development interviews.
Technologies: Pivotal Tracker, Sketch
Lead Product Designer
2013 - 2014
Led small teams of developers, designers, and community managers on invention-related projects.
Designed wireframes and visual layouts and collected feedback from community members and internal stakeholders on those designs, using both qualitative and quantitative data to inform product decisions.
Involved in the hiring process for designers and engineers, working to establish the hiring practices for product designers.
Presented new feature announcements to the community.