Mildred Cheng

UX Designer/Researcher

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Side Hustles

  • UX Designer/Researcher
  • UX Designer/Researcher

About me

Designer and researcher with a background in communications and marketing. Interested in people, psychology and philosophy, and the impact of technology on the world.

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Skills

  • Abobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Microsoft Office
  • Photography
  • Adobe Indesign
  • Sketch
  • Axure RP
  • User Interviews
  • User Research
  • User-centered Design

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • M

    Marques ' Almeida

    • K

      KPMG

      • H

        Hubert Burda Publishing

        • R

          Rhea Magazine

          Work history

          Currently

          Communications Assistant

          Marques ' Almeida

          Mar 2018
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Internship
          • - Copywriting for e-commerce website to increase customer engagement - Email newsletter designing with Adobe Photoshop to promote new season of clothes and direct traffic to website - Successfully drove sales while working with retail team at pop-up shop

          Currently

          Assistant

          I AND ME

          Oct 2017
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Internship
          • - Increased engagement by creating content for website and social media - Writing blog posts, directing and taking product shots - Drove sales while working with retail team at pop-up shop - Maintained communication with stakeholders - Ensured timely delivery of products for promotion

          2019

          Digital Enablement Consultant (UX/UI)

          KPMG

          May 2019 - Jul 2019
          • Singapore
          • Internship
          • - Designed screens and interactions advocating a people-focused design approach - Worked on a variety of enterprise solutions and concept innovation projects - Created UI design systems using Sketch and Figma - Liaised with Product Owner, UX, BA and other members of the team to finalise scope and requirements for projects

          2019

          UX/UI Designer

          Feebris

          Apr 2019 - May 2019
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • - Designed screens for existing app and web platform with consideration of experience and ease of use - Conducted tests and research on designs for improvement and how to move forward - Liaised with developer, clinician and stakeholders in order to ensure feasibility within specifications

          2019

          UX Designer

          Skillagogo

          Dec 2018 - Jan 2019
          • Singapore
          • Freelance
          • - Identified problems through user research, interviews and testing - Drafted business and marketing strategy - Created personas and customer journey maps based on research - Redesigned website using Axure from data collected

          2017

          Marketing Intern

          Trybe HK

          Aug 2017 - Sep 2017
          • Hong Kong
          • Internship
          • - Successfully promoted 3 events where ticket sales increased - Increased engagement by creating content for website and social media (designing posters, photography and videography) - Assisting with kids' classes thereby enhancing my people skills

          2016

          Marketing Intern

          Voltage PR

          Jun 2016 - Jul 2016
          • Hong Kong
          • Internship
          • - Increased social media engagement by creating and posting content for food and beverage services - Implemented strategies to promote restaurants and food delivery services - Successfully promoted 2 social events where ticket sales increased - Ensure smooth running of events by setting up and assisting on-site

          2016

          Oct 2015 - Jul 2016
          • Hong Kong
          • Freelance
          • - Writing editorials and interviews for publication on the website to increase awareness of brands - Conducting interviews with fashion celebrities within the fashion industry about their careers and personal lives - Directing and shooting photography and videography to accompany articles

          2014

          Jul 2014 - Aug 2014
          • Singapore
          • Internship
          • - Magazine layout assisting using Adobe InDesign and grids for Pin Prestige physical magazine - Assistant stylist for editorial photoshoots for magazine

          Education

          2019

          Certificate

          General Assembly

          Oct 2018 - Jan 2019
          • Singapore
          • User Experience Design Immersive course.

          2018

          BA Media and Communications

          Goldsmiths University of London

          Sep 2015 - Jul 2018
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Graduated with a 2.1, specialising in illustration.