I am a User Experience Expert with vast experience in User Experience, Usability Evaluations, UI Designing and User Research. I am also able to meet the demands of today's changing web, handheld and wearables technologies well. I have extensively worked on all the design stages of Desktop and Web Application development. I effectively take care of User Profiling, Task Profiling, Environment Profiling, Information Architecture Competitive Analysis. I am closely involved in working on the Market Segmentation. Beyond that I work with the Development team on Storyboarding, Prototyping, UI designing and Product Development. During the course of development, I work with recruited users and perform multiple rounds of Usability Evaluations. That includes Ethnographic Field Studies, Contextual Inquiry, Cognitive and Pluralistic Walkthroughs and Heuristic Evaluations.
Its important to understand and adhere to the User Center design methodology. These processes keeps user in the center of the entire product development life cycle. Only Goal: User Centered Design
Before writing your first line of code, it very important to understand whom you are building the software for? Who is the target audience? what are user's expectations from the software?
I with the help of other Stakeholders, write down everything that we expect user to do in the system. once we are done with that, we prioritize based on Business Goal, Program Goal and Technical Challenges.
Which string is connected where is very important to find. with the help of tools like Card Sorting, Mind maps, I create the complete Information ARchitecture of the application.
Programs that prototype iteratively has 98% chance of success. While the programs that do not its meagre 58%. Pencil-paper, powerpoint, balsamiq or any other tool, I prototype often & fast
Now that prototype has explained the behavior to all, next comes User Interface and User Experience. Photoshop, Illustrator: start designing.
Now that Dev team is on the roll, whatever Dev team delivers, its very important to review it with user, Yes the ones in your user profile. Not only that, also validate your prototype and designs too.
Here are few of my work. I cannot post all of them due to copyright issues. But this should help you understand what I do and how I do.
Over 14+ years of expertise in the field of Usability. Ability to effectively all UX related processes.Team Management, scheduling, reports, and tracking Extensive work with visual standards and front End Development Effectively incorporated UX in Agile.