Ryan Augustine, Designer in Cedar City, UT, United States
Ryan Augustine

Designer in Cedar City, UT, United States

Member since October 14, 2021
Ryan is an award-winning lead-product UI/UX designer with more than six years of hands-on experience. He has worked with multiple government agencies, international non-profits like United Way and Etopia, and over 100 startups and small businesses to meet business goals and users' needs through innovative, user-friendly product design. Ryan's mission is to produce accessible, impactful, and engaging products and experiences, focusing on seamless user experiences.
Ryan is now available for hire

Portfolio

Digital Design

Employment

  • Lead Visual Designer

    2022 - 2022
    The Kraft Heinz Company
    • Championed the visual design for both the iOS and Android applications for the company's live cooking class services.
    • Improved and developed the product's information architecture from ideation to completion and tested task flows and user flows.
    • Led rapid wireframing and prototyping from wireframes to high-fidelity prototypes.
    • Championed design workshops and user research, running user tests on the products signup and onboarding using Maze while leading competitive analysis and reporting.
    • Led accessible design critique and testing, redesigning and optimizing the product's usability and accessibility for the broad user base.
    Technologies: Figma, Asana, Slack, Microsoft Teams, Office 365, Accessible Design, Web Accessibility, iOS App Design, Foodtech, Recipes & Cooking, Android, B2C Marketing, User Testing, Remote User Testing, Maze, UsabilityHub, User Flows, Task Flows, Adobe Photoshop, Accessibility, Competitor Analysis & Profiling, User Personas, Enterprise, Enterprise Design, App UI, App UX, Information Architecture (IA), Wireframing, Rapid Prototyping, Agile UX, Digital Product Design, Digital Product Styling
  • Lead Product Designer

    2021 - 2022
    Considr, Inc
    • Led the brand discovery and design workshops to bring the product idea to life and developed a clear roadmap from user research to the final product for testing. The brand discover blueprint is now an asset the company uses daily.
    • Managed competitor research and reporting to identify gaps and opportunities in the given market.
    • Facilitated and led design sessions to create greater alignment amongst the team members, leading to company buy-in on the approach moving forward.
    • Designed and developed the marketing messaging and assets for the responsive website, iOS and Android app, and AppStore marketing optimization.
    • Championed user testing leading to major improvements in the products conversion rates from 3% to 9% in 2 months.
    Technologies: Webflow, Webflow CMS, Responsive UI, Responsive Design, Responsive Web Design (RWD), iOS App Design, Android App Design, App Store Marketing, App Store Optimization (ASO), Visual Design, SaaS Design, Information Architecture (IA), Photoshop 7, Figma, Prototyping, Brand Discovery, Product Discovery, Customer Discovery, User Flows, Task Flows, Design Systems, Design Thinking, CSS, HTML, Accessible Design, Web Accessibility, Agile UX, Digital Product Design, Digital Product Styling, Product Owner

Certifications

  • UX/UI Design Foundations
    NOVEMBER 2021 - PRESENT
    UXCEL
  • The Ultimate Figma and UI Masterclass
    NOVEMBER 2021 - PRESENT
    The Designership
  • Designing Wireframes
    NOVEMBER 2021 - PRESENT
    UXCEL
  • CSS for Designers
    NOVEMBER 2021 - PRESENT
    UXCEL
  • Design Composition
    NOVEMBER 2021 - PRESENT
    UXCEL
  • Designing for Accessibility
    NOVEMBER 2021 - PRESENT
    UXCEL
  • Google UX Design Specialization
    AUGUST 2021 - PRESENT
    Google
  • Foundations of HTML
    SEPTEMBER 2019 - PRESENT
    Codecademy
  • Foundations of CSS
    SEPTEMBER 2019 - PRESENT
    Codecademy

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Location

Cedar City, UT, United States

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