Rasmus Symanzik, Designer in Berlin, Germany
Rasmus Symanzik

Designer in Berlin, Germany

Member since August 31, 2017
For the past seven years, Rasmus has been working as a Product Manager and UX Designer for startups, mid-size companies, and international corporations in the fields of education, eCommerce, advertising, gaming, finance, and health. Today, he mostly designs UX for apps and teaches mobile UX at a design school in Berlin.
Rasmus is now available for hire


Digital Design


  • Lecturer

    2015 - PRESENT
    SRH Hochschule der populären Künste Berlin
    • Taught different courses within the study course "Interaction Design."
    • Focused on a two-semester course named "Apps & Applications" on mobile UX patterns.
    • Educated students in software applications like Sketch, Principle for Mac, Framer.js, and Xcode (for prototyping).
    • Taught concepts like lean UX, building MVPs with story maps, and validated learning.
    • Supervised student projects.
    • Oversaw the bachelor's thesis of seven students so far.
    Technologies: Principle, Sketch
  • Freelance UX Designer and Product Owner

    2014 - PRESENT
    Rasmus Symanzik
    • Worked with a range of clients from the fields of education, banking, eCommerce, and health tech.
    • Clients include startups, mid size companies as well as international corporates, e.g. Cornelsen, Media Saturn, easyCredit.
    • Designed mobile apps for iOS and Android, finding the right balance between native patterns and a branded look and feel.
    • Contributed to defining feature scope for MVPs and built rapid prototypes.
    • Participated in design sprints and workshops to outline vision and define product roadmaps.
    • Did intensive user research, conducted interviews and usability testing, onsite and remotely.
    • Consulted client to define the right goals, make the right product decisions, and find the best solutions.
    Technologies: InVision, Confluence, Jira, Adobe Photoshop, Principle, Sketch


  • Master of Arts degree in Media Management
    2009 - 2012
    Bauhaus University - Weimar, Germany
  • Bachelor of Arts degree in Media & Culture Studies
    2005 - 2008
    Heinrich Heine University - Düsseldorf, Germany



Berlin, Germany

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