Product Designer in Cluj-Napoca, Cluj County, Romania
Member since March 22, 2017
Vlad is an experienced product designer—specializing in helping companies build momentum. His four design principles—framing, acceleration, consolidation, and implementation—has helped global startups to build data-driven models, launch successful products, and generate outcomes in highly competitive markets. He believes that innovation is a consequence of hard and humble work. Vlad works well in agile teams, where transparency is a golden skill.
My responsibilities included designing the selection process, curricula creation, teaching and mentoring more than 60 people.
Helped to leverage their creativity and design skills.
Technologies: Sketch, Apple Keynote, Teaching, User Experience (UX), Training
2015 - 2016
Led UX courses for 20 continental engineers in order to help them improve their working process and collaboration with other internal departments.
Implemented course topics that included: UX for enterprises, lean UX, research on heavy/limited environments, user segmentation, sketching and prototyping for atypical users, usability on heavy interfaces, tools, and workshops.
Technologies: Training, Consulting
Senior UX/UI Designer
2011 - 2015
Ensured and took overall responsibility for understanding a stakeholder's brief.
Created appealing and highly usable interfaces.
Held stakeholder interviews in order to understand the strong and weak points of the business.
Took in and digested available analytics and converted it into usable outcomes.
Designed flows, diagrams, user journeys and personas.
Worked with Invision and Marvel App to build high fidelity prototypes.
Managed to gather user feedback and translate it into action points.