Sena Janky, Designer in Seattle, WA, United States
Sena Janky

Designer in Seattle, WA, United States

Member since April 18, 2018
Sena is a design leader with a passion for user experience design and usability. Her background as an interaction designer and an award-winning industrial designer specializing in professional electronic equipment have provided her with a strong foundation of successful user experience.
Sena is now available for hire


Digital Design


  • User Centered Design Instructor

    2019 - PRESENT
    Cornish College of the Arts
    • Taught sophomores the user-centered design process. The students put into practice user-centered design thinking by creating a mobile app using Adobe XD.
    • Created lesson plans and measurable outcomes.
    • Provided feedback and guidance to design students.
    • Worked with other faculty to identify larger department goals.
    • Worked with practicing designers to come in and guest critique my students work.
    Technologies: Adobe Experience Design (XD)
  • Founder/UX-UI Designer

    2017 - PRESENT
    Connect Design
    • Designed the UX/UI for a handheld product for client.
    • Delivered persona research, journey maps, wireframes of key workflows, visual design, wireframes with applied visual design, and style guide.
    • Conducted formative usability evaluations for a medical device client.
    • Delivered a usability engineering plan, task analysis, user error analysis, use/user requirements, evaluation plan/protocol, and final evaluation report.
    • Conducted research for a client in the fitness industry, and gained better insight into users behaviors and motivations.
    • Delivered a questionnaire to over 500 participants, then synthesized data to provide actionable feedback for the client.
    • Helped product development teams, big and small, corporations and consultancies, design a product that addresses the users needs.
    • Conducted research via in-home visits for a mixed reality client. Produced a final report highlighting wins and prioritizing opportunities for improvement.
    • Conducted and planned research for mobile entertainment app. Ran lab sessions, synthesized data, created high level report, and detailed report supported with video edits.
    Technologies: Microsoft Office, Adobe Suite, Sketch, Adobe Experience Design (XD)


  • Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Design
    1989 - 1995
    Western Washington University - Bellingham, WA, USA


  • UX Research20 years
  • Interaction Design (IxD)20 years
  • UX Design20 years
  • Strategic Planning & Execution20 years
  • Design Collaboration20 years
  • Hardware Integration20 years
  • Complex Problem Solving8 years
  • Medical Devices5 years


Seattle, WA, United States

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