Resume

Experience

2017 - Present

DESIGN LEAD

UI/UX DESIGNER

PRODUCT DESIGNER

BozkaDesign

I founded and managed a UX Design studio (5 full-time employees plus freelancers) that created B2C and B2B products for companies worldwide. During my work at BozkaDesign I:

Ukraine

• defined product specifications, evaluated and prioritized design solutions;

• designed scalable design systems (for example, the DS for an AT&T product, which is supported by Internet Explorer and yet looks and feels good);

• successfully worked with, and even managed, developers;

• developed and evaluated UX hypotheses, using fitting UX techniques for each situation;

• worked with compliance and data format standards, such as HIPAA, GDPR, FIHR, etc., as well as with government projects (app for Bundespolizei);

• worked with specifics of data collection, conditioned by the physical limitation of measurement devices (for example Embr, Figur8, Open AI);

• managed the design work processes, both solo and in a team.

2016-2017

UI/UX DESIGNER

Plumchoice

Plumchoice is a cloud and tech. support provider for the biggest telecom companies in the US. While working there I:

Boston, MA

• designed an online marketplace platform

• initiated and conducted UX research and designed the improvement of internal SaaS products that were used daily by customer support agents

• designed surveys for 100 million subscribers of Plumchoice’s client.

2011-2016

VISUAL DESIGNER

ARTIST / ILLUSTRATOR

GAME DESIGNER

Freelance

Boston, MA / Ukraine

I started as a Visual Designer and Illustrator, and then pivoted to UX Design. I worked in many areas, including games, publishing, branding and marketing, web and software design. Among other projects, I designed educational games for the Space Science Institute and Columbia University. One of the books I illustrated ranked #1 in the "Parenting and Sibling Relationship" category on Amazon.

Education

2013-2015

BUNKER HILL COMMUNITY COLLEGE

AS in Games/Computer Simulation

Boston, MA

2008-2011

B. VERKIN INSTITUTE FOR LOW-TEMPERATURE PHYSICS AND ENGINEERING

PhD in Physics

Kharkiv, Ukraine

2002-2008

NTU "KPI"

MS in Physics

Kharkiv, Ukraine

Skills

Design skills

UX Research

Data Analysis

Prototyping

Wireframing

UX testing

Writing design documentation

Software skills

Sketch

Invision

Figma

Adobe XD, Photoshop, Illustrator

Other skills

Project Management

Mentorship

Presentation and workshop facilitation

Knowledge of the web and mobile

development process

Languages

Russian and Ukrainian (native)

English (proficient)