I'm an interaction designer who strives to create simple & meaningful interfaces to your delight.
Google Inc. (Summer of 2011)
User Experience Design Intern
Worked with Google Ads design team . Designed visual dashboards for various functions of DoubleclickFor Publishers (DFP).
Indiana University Bloomington (Sep 2010 - present)
Assisting professors inSchool of Informatics with course on Information Representation.
Automotive Exchange India Limited (Jul 2010 - Mar 2011)
Senior Design Consultant
Worked on major site redesign for CarWale.com. Providing strategic design directions, optimizing task flows and executing design layouts for future iterations.
InfomediaNetwork18 (Jun 2009- Jul 2010)
Senior User Experience Designer
Responsible for a multitude of web and mobile projects including burrp.com, tv.burrp, burrpadmin, Askme, Askmeadminand burrpmobile. Producing site architecture, task flows, wireframes & designs.
Human Factors International (Nov 2006-Jun 2009)
Senior Human Factors Specialist
Worked for clients like Motorola, WellCare, Assurant, Chevron, ICICI Bank, ICICI Direct, BharatMatrimony, CarWale, IndiaInfoline.
Awarded Employee of The Year 2008.
Tata Consultancy Services (Sep 2005- Nov 2006)
Involved in a large development effort integrating Intelligent Network for client -Tata Teleservices. Responsible for designing system and scripting Java code to process 125 million records per day.
Designed web & mobile interfaces for a lot of startups including Lilluxe, Moneysights, Webklipper, Diditz, LearningHour.
Indiana University, Bloomington -2012 (expected)
Masters in Human Computer Interaction Design
Human Factors International -2007
Certified Usability Analyst
Asian School of Cyber Laws, Mumbai -2007
Diploma in Cyber Laws
B.Techin Information & Communication Technology
CHI Student Design Competition 2011
Embracelet: Fostering Appreciation of Differences
An interactive bracelet concept submission to CHI2011 authored with B Marie, H Peyman, W Ginger.
Conference on Advanced Usability Engineering 2008
Enhanced User Experience Through Search Engine Optimization
Presented and published this paper co-authored with H Chaitrproposing SEO checklist for designers.
User Software Interface Design 2008
Three Star Approach –An Interface Less Interface for Mobile Commerce
A design concept presented and published in conference proceedings, co-authored with S Nahar.
Persona, Ethnography, Contextual Inquiry,Affinity Diagrams, Interviews, Information Architecture, Systems Design,Rapid & Hi-Fidelity Prototyping.
Extensive knowledge of SEO and experience working in agile & waterfall team models.
Indiana University, Bloomington
2008 - Paper on SEO and User Experience presented and published at CAUE, Pune.