Sharon Y.H. Chang

Senior UX Interaction Designer/Researcher

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  • LocationUnited Kingdom

About me

 

/ Designing Interaction & User Experience through Exploring Different Possibilities / I am a canny and multidisciplinary Interaction Designer & Researcher, having studied three MA Degrees in computer engineering, product design and interaction design. With curiosity and passions, I have worked across disciplines, turning user behaviour research into tangible, creative solutions and strategies. I possess a track record of exceeding expectation and delivering to targets, successfully breaking down complex problems into compelling user experience solutions, applying excellent skills in communication, Agile UX methodologies, to lead change and innovation. Now I am looking for contract ux/strategist/service designer roles for now on until September. I would happy to meet you around to introduce myself. Please feel free to contact me if you have proper opportunities. To know about me: Website: http://www.yu-hsuan.com/ Linkedin: https://uk.linkedin.com/in/sharonyhc

Skills

 

  • Programming
  • Mobile
  • Websites
  • CSS
  • Design Strategy
  • Html
  • Interface Design
  • Problem Solving
  • Prototyping
  • Creative Direction
  • Interactive Design
  • Web Interface Design
  • Creative Thinking
  • Illustrator
  • UX Design

Work history

2016

Contract User Interface Designer

Raymarine

Jan 2016 - Apr 2016
  • • Design applications and specifications including interface flows and information architecture for touchable and untouchable marine products with usability of software and hardware • Deliver UI concepts and solutions to clients to expand the variety of marine service offerings

2015

UX Researcher (part-time & Contract

Brand Communications

Nov 2015 - Dec 2015
  • • Transferred survey data from the strategy team successfully into the UI development guidelines • Carried out personas and user data into UI strategies for a bank website across laptops and mobiles • Conducted user testing and analysed behaviour patterns to shape interface usability

2015

UX Consultant

Freelance

Mar 2013 - Jun 2015
  • • Facilitated startups (finely.me, Vivas, charger/changer…) to develop creative ideas and build their business, 2013 – 2015 • Actively involved in international design events and communities including EXPO Innovation Challenges (Milan), Global Service Jam (Taipei & London), HackTrain (London), and more.

2015

Senior UX Researcher & Designer

104 Corporation

Jul 2013 - Jun 2015
  • • Conducted contextual user research and usability testing to drive strategic value to the product • Analysed and broke down the complexity of systems and problems to frame practical solutions • Developed wireframe, interaction, UI patterns, and product solutions to meet user and business goals across customer (job seekers) job seeking and enterprise (recruiters) recruiting platforms • Adapted Agile UX development process successfully to improve software development, quality, and faster time-to-market

2013

UI & UX Designer

Garmin Internationa

Jun 2011 - Jun 2013
  • • Successfully analysed target audiences, key metrics, and functional specifications • Effectively delivered creative interface solutions, wireframes, UI flows of multi-media and entertainment across mobile, desktop applications, and embedded systems under applied constraint with full lifecycle experience • Shaped and grew the UX practice within the organisation

2008

System Developer

Realtek

Apr 2007 - Jul 2008
  • • Verified systems and modules, along with carried out testability analysis and DSP algorithm system that reduced the cost of test and debug

2005

Programmer Intern

Mediatek

Jun 2005 - Sep 2005
  • • Developed communication systems with proven quality of circuit logic and layout

Education

2016

Interaction Design

Goldsmiths, University of London

Aug 2015 - Dec 2016
  • Specialising in embodied interaction through viewing human, technology, science, and social factors.

2011

User-centered Design

National Taipei University of Technology

Jul 2008 - May 2011
  • Industrial Design

2007

Communication Engineerin

National Taiwan University

May 2005 - May 2007
  • Electrical Engineering & Computer Science