Raz Burciu, Designer in Cluj-Napoca, Cluj County, Romania
Raz Burciu

Designer in Cluj-Napoca, Cluj County, Romania

Member since March 12, 2016
Raz believes design is a strategic instrument that drives value for users and businesses. He's always asking "What if?". With several years of experience as a product designer, his work resides at the crossroads of business, design, and innovation. As a certified UX specialist and design sprint facilitator, he helps forward-thinking businesses accelerate the innovation process, take a user-centered approach to work and achieve sustainable growth.
Raz is now available for hire

Employment

  • Lead Web Designer

    2018 - 2018
    Freeletics
    • Redesigned the responsive web presence of Freeletics, a huge player in the field of digital fitness and wellness.
    • Facilitated a product design sprint to quickly ideate on solutions and created prototypes.
    • Conducted user testing sessions to analyze and validate the team's efforts.
    • Assisted in creating a design system to improve the scalability of their web components.
    • Pushed the creative boundaries of their brand to better serve their purpose and reinforce their position in the market.
    Technologies: Sketch, InVision, Marvel, Principle, Zeplin, Abstract
  • Product Designer

    2018 - 2018
    ClassDojo
    • Enhanced the experience and design of a digital product that is used by 90% of K-8 schools in the US.
    • Delivered various great experiences—from product strategies to interface improvements and animations—to teachers, parents, and students across the web and mobile platforms.
    • Actively participated in teacher interviews and analyzed how the product was used in-class in order to understand usability issues and fix them accordingly.
    • Used rapid prototyping to iterate through ideas and validate them quickly in order to increase activation and retention of our users.
    • Designed a complete end-to-end on-boarding experience for new users in order to provide immediate value and assist in creating habits and mental models.
    Technologies: Sketch, Principle, Graphic Design, User Experience, User Interfaces, Mobile App Design, InVision

Other Experience

Education

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science
    2014 - 2017
    Babeș-Bolyai University - Cluj Napoca, Romania

Certifications

  • Design Sprint Facilitator
    OCTOBER 2018 - PRESENT
    AJ&Smart
  • NN/g UX Certification
    MARCH 2018 - PRESENT
    Nielsen Norman Group

Experience

Tools

Location

Cluj-Napoca, Cluj County, Romania

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