Carla Echevarria

Carla Echevarria

Head of DesignNew York, United States
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Carla Echevarria

Carla Echevarria

Head of DesignNew York, United States
About me
I have over 10 years of experience leading product design (UX/UI), brand design, creative, and strategy teams at Google, Facebook, MakerBot, and R/GA. Some interesting things I've done: At Google, I spoke about Machine Learning and AI: https://events.withgoogle.com/partners-executive-brand-summit2017/ At Facebook, I designed Safety Check: https://www.facebook.com/about/safetycheck/ At Google, I designed One Today: https://onetoday.google.com/ At SXSW, I spoke about innovation in emerging markets: http://schedule.sxsw.com/2014/events/event_IAP22123 My work has won awards at the Cannes Lions, One Show, D&AD, Art Director's Club, and the Webbys, and has been published in the AIGA Design 365, Creativity Review, Creativity Magazine, and Communication Arts. I've spoken at various industry events, including SXSW, AIGA events, and the FindSpark Creative Conference. I serve on the board of directors for the New York chapter of the AIGA.
Projects
  • Google Assistant
    Google AssistantUX Design Lead, Google Assistant
  • Google One Today
    Google One Today
  • Facebook Safety Check
    Facebook Safety Check
Work history
    Google logo
    Google logo
    UX Design LeadGoogle
    New York, United StatesFull Time
    Lead UX Design for the Google Assistant product team.
    Vice President of Design
     - New York, United StatesFull Time
    VP of Design, leading both Software UX/UI and Brand/Marketing Design.
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Skills
  • UI Design
  • UX Design
  • Visual Design
  • Design Management
  • UX Strategy
  • UX Concepts
  • Machine Learning
  • Python
  • Programming
  • Android UI
Awards
    Google logo
    Google logo
    "On Machine Learning and Intelligence" (Talk at Google Brand Summit)Google
    I gave a talk on artificial intelligence, machine learning, and neural networks – and the ways in which they are applied and used at Google.
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    Facebook logo
    U.S. Patent US20160080507, Facebook Safety CheckFacebook
    I am listed as an inventor and patent owner for Facebook Safety Check. I was the design lead on this project.
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