Lavina Chhabra, Designer in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
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Lavina Chhabra

Verified Expert  in Design

Designer

Location
Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
Toptal Member Since
March 11, 2019

Lavina is a lead UX designer who has led 5+ projects and has improved the user experience of 20+ products. With a Masters degree in UX design, she is an expert in creating user-centric products and solving complex problems. As a writer and a former engineer, she's empathetic and skilled in collaborating with the users on user interviews and usability testing sessions and developers to understand the technical constraints and handing-off designs.

Portfolio

Work Experience

Product Designer

2021 - PRESENT
Toptal Clients
  • Conducted design workshops and brainstorming sessions to understand the problem to be solved and explore the right solutions. An important rule of thumb–the first solution is never the best one.
  • Reviewed designs with the team and guided them in delivering the best designs with a seamless user experience.
  • Assisted clients in documenting user requirements and consulted them on the best user mapping.
  • Guided the team in conducting usability testing sessions, including moderated and unmoderated qualitative testing.
  • Followed the web content accessibility guidelines (WCAG) for accessibility guidelines to create accessible designs.
  • Built a few pages on WordPress after they were designed.
  • Designed an app for productivity based on gamification.
  • Designed a time-tracking web app that small and large-scale organizations can use.
  • Designed web pages for Homy LLC, a homestay booking platform.
Technologies: UX Design, Figma, Web Applications, Form Design, MVP Design, Startups, Web Platforms, User Interface (UI), Android App Design, iOS UI Design, iOS App Design, iOS UX Design, Visual Identity, Web App Design, User Roles, User Experience (UX), Prototyping, Wireframing, Mockups, Responsive Web Design (RWD), Information Architecture (IA), CRM Design, Workflow, Web App UI, Web App UX, Mobile Design, Social Networks, Data Visualization, Mobile UI Design, User Research, UX Documentation, Rapid Prototyping, Ideation Workshops, Brainstorming, Innovation, Concepting, Material Design, Mobile UX, Mobile App Design, Mobile UI, User Onboarding, User Journeys, Cross-platform, Interactive UI, Interactive Prototypes, User Testing, UX Audits, White Labeling, Booking, Hotels & Lodging, Interactive Dashboards, Information Design, Early-stage Startups, Document Management Systems (DMS), Complex Application User Interfaces (UI), Responsive Web Apps, SaaS, Best Practices in Design, Cross-platform UX, UX Strategy, eCommerce UX, Design Thinking, UX Wireframes, Enterprise SaaS, Design Sprints, Process Optimization, Design Ops, Design Consultation, Consulting, Design Leadership, Team Leadership, Mobile, B2C, Product Discovery, Consumer Products, Consumer Applications, Web, App Design, Social Media Apps, Communication, Web UX Design, Mobile App UI, Web UI, Web UI Design, Usability Testing, Competitive Analysis, Market Research, Market Research & Analysis, Usertesting.com, User Stories, User Personas, Lean UX, Agile UX, Agile, UX Mentoring, Brand Design, Low-fidelity Prototypes, High-fidelity Prototypes, Interaction Design (IxD), No-code, Interactive Maps, UI Style Guides, UI Components, System Design, Enterprise Design, Document Management, Automation, High-fidelity Mockups, Communication Design, Illustration, Atomic Design, Journey Mapping, Content Management Systems (CMS), Landing Pages, Enterprise, User Validation, Data Flows, Notion, Rewards Programs, Dark Design, Brand Identity, UI Guidelines, Product Consultant, Accessible Design, SaaS Product Management, Product Strategy Consultant, Style Guides, Customer Portals, Web UX, Marketplaces, Business to Business to Consumer (B2B2C), B2B2C, Generative Design, User Journey Maps, Scheduling Tools, UX Assessment, UI Design, Project Management, UI Animation, Logo Design, Rapid Interactive Prototyping, Brand Guidelines, Web Portals, Layout, Apps, Booking Apps, Sitemaps, Design, Marketing, Landing Page Designer, UI Audits, UX Flows, Visual Design Language, Design Reviews, User Scenarios, Strategy, Human-centered Design (HCD), Web Application Design, Product Strategy, A/B Testing, UI Prototyping, Ideation, Responsive UX Design, Product Journeys, Strategic Design, Typography, Color Palettes, Content-first Design & Development, Design Strategy, Design Guidelines, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, Validated User Research, Team Management, UX Principles, Component Libraries, Product Vision, App UX, Roadmaps, Design Specifications, Landing Page Design, Presentation Design, UX Testing, Marketing Design, WordPress, Surveys, Feature Prioritization, Layout Design, Storytelling, Product Pages, Scroll Animations, UI Motion, Design Production, Business to Business (B2B), Pixel Perfect, Mood Board, Empathy Mapping, Front-end, Research, Psychology & Mental Health, Webflow

UX/UI Designer

2021 - 2022
Spa Space
  • Led the end-to-end UX design and research process for the spa scheduling web app and helped redesign user experiences, which increased user engagement.
  • Conducted market and competitor research and created archetypes, personas, sitemaps, and task flow for four sets of user groups. Prioritized the experiences that would drive maximum value and impact.
  • Created user journeys that helped develop an experience that analyses and visually represents textual data to easily track the success of important metrics. Created dashboards for the different users to keep track of important analytics.
  • Collaborated with stakeholders and developers to increase the product's efficiency. Collaborated with users for user interviews and usability testing to improve the user experience.
  • Created and managed the design system using Figma.
  • Built multiple landing pages on HubSpot after designing them.
Technologies: User Experience (UX), User Interface (UI), Responsive Web Apps, Web Design, Web App Design, Responsive Web Design (RWD), Web App UX, Web App UI, Website Redesign, Redesign, Product Design, Figma, User Interviews, Scheduling, UI Guidelines, SaaS Product Management, Product Strategy Consultant, Style Guides, Customer Portals, Web UX, Marketplaces, Business to Business to Consumer (B2B2C), B2B2C, MUI (Material UI), Scheduling Tools, UX Assessment, Product Roadmaps, Marketplace Design, UI Design, Consumer Health, Android App Design, Rapid Interactive Prototyping, Brand Guidelines, Web Portals, Layout, Complex Data Analysis, Stakeholder Management, Minimal UI, Apps, Booking Apps, Design, Landing Page Designer, UI Audits, UX Flows, Visual Design Language, Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), Design Reviews, Qualitative Research, Quantitative Research, Remote User Testing, HubSpot, User Scenarios, HubSpot CRM, Strategy, Human-centered Design (HCD), Web Application Design, Product Strategy, A/B Testing, UI Prototyping, Ideation, Discovery Workshops, Responsive UX Design, Product Journeys, Strategic Design, Subscription Box Service, Typography, Color Palettes, Analytical Dashboards, Content-first Design & Development, Design Strategy, Design Guidelines, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, Validated User Research, Team Management, UX Principles, Component Libraries, Product Vision, App UX, Design Specifications, Landing Page Design, UX Testing, Marketing Design, Surveys, Feature Prioritization, Layout Design, Storytelling, Product Pages, Scroll Animations, UI Motion, Design Production, Business to Business (B2B), Pixel Perfect, Mood Board, Empathy Mapping, Research

UX Consultant

2019 - 2021
Infobeans Technologies
  • Revamped a standard management and balloting platform for one of the top membership organizations based in the US.
  • Designed a facility management app for one of the top companies in Dubai.
  • Held usability testing with the team members to understand the flaws of the revamped designs.
Technologies: InVision, Zeplin, Sketch, Figma, Web Applications, Dashboards, MVP Design, Web Platforms, User Interface (UI), Android App Design, iOS UI Design, iOS App Design, iOS UX Design, Visual Identity, Web App Design, User Roles, User Experience (UX), Prototyping, Wireframing, Mockups, Responsive Web Design (RWD), Information Architecture (IA), Workflow, Web App UI, Web App UX, Automotive, Mobile Design, Data Visualization, Mobile UI Design, User Research, UX Documentation, Rapid Prototyping, Brainstorming, Innovation, Concepting, Material Design, Videos, Mobile UX, Mobile App Design, Mobile UI, User Onboarding, User Journeys, Cross-platform, Interactive UI, Interactive Prototypes, User Testing, UX Audits, Interactive Dashboards, Information Design, Document Management Systems (DMS), Complex Application User Interfaces (UI), Responsive Web Apps, SaaS, Best Practices in Design, Graphic Design, Cross-platform UX, UX Strategy, eCommerce UX, Design Thinking, UX Wireframes, Rideshare Services, Enterprise SaaS, Design Sprints, Design Consultation, Consulting, Mobile, B2C, Product Discovery, Consumer Products, Consumer Applications, Web, App Design, Communication, Web UX Design, Mobile App UI, Web UI, Web UI Design, Usability Testing, Competitive Analysis, Market Research, Market Research & Analysis, User Stories, User Personas, Lean UX, Agile UX, Agile, Brand Design, Low-fidelity Prototypes, High-fidelity Prototypes, Interaction Design (IxD), No-code, UI Style Guides, UI Components, System Design, Enterprise Design, Automation, High-fidelity Mockups, Atomic Design, Journey Mapping, Landing Pages, Enterprise, User Validation, Rewards Programs, UI Guidelines, Management Systems, Product Consultant, Accessible Design, SaaS Product Management, Product Strategy Consultant, Style Guides, Logistics, Web UX, Business to Business to Consumer (B2B2C), B2B2C, Scheduling Tools, UX Assessment, Marketplace Design, UI Design, Insurance, Life Insurance, Rapid Interactive Prototyping, Brand Guidelines, Minimal UI, Apps, Booking Apps, Sitemaps, Design, Marketing, Landing Page Designer, UI Audits, UX Flows, Visual Design Language, Design Reviews, Qualitative Research, Quantitative Research, User Scenarios, Strategy, Human-centered Design (HCD), Web Application Design, Product Strategy, A/B Testing, UI Prototyping, Ideation, Discovery Workshops, Responsive UX Design, Product Journeys, Subscription Box Service, Typography, Color Palettes, Analytical Dashboards, Content-first Design & Development, Design Strategy, Design Guidelines, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, UX Principles, Product Vision, App UX, Design Specifications, Landing Page Design, UX Testing, Marketing Design, Databases, Axure RP Pro, Surveys, Feature Prioritization, Layout Design, Delivery, Storytelling, Product Pages, UI Motion, Design Production, Business to Business (B2B), Pixel Perfect, Mood Board, Empathy Mapping

Product Designer

2018 - 2019
Crive Creatives
  • Helped launch new features of the product after talking to the potential users.
  • Collaborated directly with clients on their products and services.
  • Contributed to various illustrations and graphics according to the requirements of the product.
  • Launched several features in collaboration with the developers.
  • Held discussions with the target audience and rigorously implemented usability testing.
Technologies: Zeplin, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Marvel, Sketch, Web Applications, MVP Design, Startups, Web Platforms, User Interface (UI), Android App Design, Branding, Visual Identity, Web App Design, User Roles, User Experience (UX), Prototyping, Wireframing, Mockups, Responsive Web Design (RWD), Information Architecture (IA), Workflow, Web App UI, Web App UX, Mobile Design, Data Visualization, Mobile UI Design, User Research, UX Documentation, Rapid Prototyping, Brainstorming, Innovation, Concepting, Material Design, Mobile UX, Mobile App Design, Mobile UI, User Onboarding, User Journeys, Cross-platform, Interactive UI, Interactive Prototypes, User Testing, UX Audits, Interactive Dashboards, Information Design, Early-stage Startups, Document Management Systems (DMS), Responsive Web Apps, SaaS, Best Practices in Design, Graphic Design, Cross-platform UX, Design Thinking, UX Wireframes, Mobile, B2C, Web, App Design, Communication, Web UX Design, Mobile App UI, Web UI, Web UI Design, Usability Testing, Market Research, Market Research & Analysis, User Stories, User Personas, Lean UX, Agile UX, Agile, Brand Design, Low-fidelity Prototypes, High-fidelity Prototypes, Interaction Design (IxD), No-code, UI Style Guides, UI Components, High-fidelity Mockups, Illustration, Atomic Design, Landing Pages, Shopify, Medtech, UI Guidelines, SaaS Product Management, Product Strategy Consultant, Style Guides, Customer Portals, Web UX, UX Assessment, UI Design, Consumer Health, Sitemaps, Design, Marketing, Landing Page Designer, UX Flows, Visual Design Language, Healthcare Services, Adobe Experience Design (XD), User Scenarios, Strategy, Web Application Design, Product Strategy, Adobe Suite, A/B Testing, Social Media, UI Prototyping, Ideation, Responsive UX Design, Product Journeys, Typography, Color Palettes, Email Design, Email Template Design, Graphics, Content-first Design & Development, Design Strategy, Design Guidelines, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, Adobe CC, UX Principles, Product Vision, App UX, Marketing Design, Axure RP Pro, Layout Design, Storytelling, Product Pages, UI Motion, Design Production, Business to Business (B2B), Pixel Perfect, Mood Board

Interaction Designer

2017 - 2018
iOSyS Data Solutions
  • Created a few logos and branding materials for the company.
  • Worked on offshore client websites and focused on interactions and user interfaces.
  • Developed several templates to be published on HubSpot.
  • Collaborated with the CEO and developers in revamping their website.
Technologies: Zeplin, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Marvel, Sketch, User Experience (UX), User Interface (UI), Prototyping, Wireframing, Mockups, Web App UI, Web App UX, Innovation, Responsive Web Apps, Best Practices in Design, Web, Communication, No-code, Quizzes, Design, Visual Design Language, HubSpot, HubSpot CRM, Adobe Suite, Digital Marketing, Responsive UX Design, Email Template Design, Content-first Design & Development, Adobe CC, Layout Design, Product Pages, Pixel Perfect

Associate System Engineer

2015 - 2017
IBM
  • Worked with a team to support an IBM product called WebSphere Commerce or WCS.
  • Learned hands-on JavaScript while working under a manager.
  • Became familiar with the basics of the Oracle database and WCS software.
Technologies: Java, JavaScript, HTML, Oracle, Internet of Things (IoT), Technical Writing, Front-end
2021 - 2022

Postgraduate Diploma in User Experience Design

Falmouth University - Cornwall, England

2011 - 2015

Bachelor of Engineering Degree in Computer Science

Indore Institute of Science and Technology (IIST) - Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India

AUGUST 2020 - PRESENT

Psychology of eCommerce: How to Sell Online

Interaction Design Foundation (IDF)

JULY 2020 - PRESENT

How to Design for Augmented and Virtual Reality

Interaction Design Foundation

JUNE 2020 - PRESENT

Get Your Product Used: Adoption and Appropriation

Interaction Design Foundation

MAY 2020 - PRESENT

The Brain and Technology: Brain Science in Interface Design

Interaction Design Foundation

APRIL 2020 - PRESENT

Accessibility: How to Design for All

Interaction Design Foundation (IDF)

MARCH 2020 - PRESENT

Emotional Design: How to Make Products People Will Love

Interaction Design Foundation (IDF)

FEBRUARY 2020 - PRESENT

Mobile User Experience (UX) Design

Interaction Design Foundation

AUGUST 2019 - PRESENT

Gamification: Creating Addictive User Experiences

Interaction Design Foundation (IDF)

AUGUST 2019 - PRESENT

Human-computer Interaction (HCI)

Interaction Design Foundation (IDF)