HI, MY NAME IS JAIMIE.

I specialize in UX design, interaction design and interface design in an Agile development environment.

ABOUT ME

I'm a User Experience (UX) Designer who specializes in usability, interaction design and user interface design in an Agile development environment.

I have an M.S. in User Experience Design, along with several years' experience creating user-centered solutions for desktop and handheld. I’ve worked in a variety of environments: enterprise, non-profit, start-up and freelance. Currently I'm working with enterprise UX. My portfolio might not have the exact piece you’re looking for, but I hope my passion and the quality of my work is clear.

Experience

Agilysys Inc

2017 - 2020

UX Designer

Alpharetta, GA
The “voice of the user” for established product. Reported to Director of Engineering. Redesigned software to make it easier to use, ensuring customer retention and faster onboarding for new users.
 agilysys.com            

Freelance

2015 - 2017

UX Designer

Houston, TX
User research, consulting and design. Worked as a Lead UX Designer for a start-up. Designed processes that reduced time spent educating customers by 50%.

Education

Kent State University


User Experience Design, M.S.

This program offered a comprehensive training in UXD. Classes included:
• User research & usability
• Interaction design
• Information architecture
• Content strategy

Cedarville University


Communications, B.A.

Human psychology and research were a solid foundation for UX work. Classes included:
• Qualitative and quantitative research
• Interpersonal communication
• Technical editing

Skills

Design Software
Adobe CS, Sketch, InVision, Axure
Research 
Heuristic, Personas, Site-maps, Wireframes, Prototypes, Content inventory, Usability testing, Card sorting, Interviews/Surveys, Eye-tracking
Programming
HTML/CSS, Wordpress, WPF
Collaboration Software
Jira, Confluence, Teams, Azure DevOps

Whenever I'm free

Reading
Indie
Video games
Dungeons & Dragons
Travel
TEa