Atlanta, Georgia, US
Atlanta, Georgia, US
User Experience designer for mobile and web. I'm also comfortable wearing every hat in the design process. I can take a project from a simple concept to a fully designed and implemented solution. I learn new things quickly. 7+ years of experience with designing user interfaces with a focus on increasing user conversions. Over 20 years in the design field.
Product design, strategy, analysis, roadmap, flow diagrams, wireframes, prototyping, testing and more for UX/UI design; CSS, HTML, Bootstrap, Agile, Mac/Windows, iOS/Android, Material Design, Figma, Adobe XD, UXpin, Axure RP, Sketch, Webflow, InVision, UserTesting, Morae, Zeplin, Abstract, Adobe CC, iRise, Wordpress, Marvel, Beta, OmniGraffle, Balsamiq, JIRA, PivotalTracker, Trello, Asana, Slack, Discord, Spectrum, Jitsi, WhatsApp, Skype, Hipchat, Sublime Text, WebStorm, and more.
My portfolio can be viewed here: https://www.behance.net/donaldus
Just keep trying. - !!!
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
August 2015 - July 2016
Assist CDC-ATSDR's Geospatial Research, Analysis and Services Program (GRASP) teams by designing the UI for different web based applications. • Migrated previous offerings from Adobe Flash to a responsive design system via Bootstrap. • Unified the UI for a more consistent display of data and information presented. • Created low fidelity wireframes using Axure RP for wider review and discussion with team members. • Designed high-fidelity mockups using Adobe Photoshop for Geospatial Projects at the CDC | ATSDR | GRASP to get sign-off on final designs. http://gis.cdc.gov/grasp/PSA/ http://gis.cdc.gov/grasp/diabetes/DiabetesAtlas.html http://gis.cdc.gov/GRASP/NCHHSTPAtlas/main.html http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/dthhs/office_of_director/grasp.html https://www.facebook.com/pages/CDC-Chamblee-Campus/185339824938363 https://foursquare.com/v/cdc-chamblee/4b3273ebf964a520230c25e3
The Home Depot
July 2018 - January 2019
Worked within the emerging technologies group on PRO/B2B web and mobile apps, and the Loyalty Rewards Program (updates). • Improved consistency of components throughout app by aligning DEV team on details of the designs via Zeplin (spec tool). • Made many updates to the app within budget requirements and Agile focused deadlines. https://hdapps.homedepot.com/CustRecogPortal/#/workbench • Worked with many other special projects to grow my understanding of other Home Depot divisions projects and requirements. • B2B app experience successfully launched on September 10th • Delivered enhancements in each of the 3 major App releases since launch, including features such as Native Purchase History, Scan to Add Receipt, Recent Purchases and Quick Links homepage cards • Since launch, 2,400 unique app users have logged into a B2B account. Conversion rate currently stands at 5.4% (compared to 4.5% on B2B Mobile Web and 0.84% on B2C App) driving $280K in gross demand. • In the last 30 days, App has made up roughly 25% of all visits to the B2B experience and 15% of gross demand • YTD CSAT rating among Pro customers through 1/17: 77* (Foresee survey not yet being prompted for B2B customers) List of tools we used: • Ticketing for items related to the sprint and their status: https://www.pivotaltracker.com • Creating UX designs: https://www.sketchapp.com/ • WCAG Color Contrast Checker plugin - http://sketchapp.rocks/plugins/color-contrast-analyser/ • Prototyping, Design System Manager (DSM), review and feedback: https://www.invisionapp.com/ • Testing designs: https://www.usertesting.com • Version control of sketch files: https://www.goabstract.com/ • Sharing of specs to product teams, review and feedback: https://zeplin.io/ https://blog.zeplin.io/flows-in-zeplin-round-one-c56550f23f0f • Group communication for our squads/company: https://slack.com/ • Beta for testing apps on actual devices
Savannah College of Art and Design
1989 - 1993