About.

About.

A passionate
designer and developer.

Hi, I’m Natasha

Passionate UX/UI Designer/Developer with experience in web, print design, and multimedia. Team oriented and experienced collaborator. Highly skilled in client and vendor relations and negotiations. Passionate about innovative and creative marketing strategies and campaigns; accustomed to performing on tight deadlines with an emphasis on working within budget requirements. Practices focused on user-centered design, interaction design, wireframing, user testing, incorporating product owner and user feedback into the design evolution process.

Skillset & tools.

Skills

Mobile development; Responsive design; Solid understanding of cross-browser compatibility and IE/Firefox specific challenges; Framework driven designs; Atlassian Products (Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket, Bamboo); Agile and scrum driven experience; SEO, SEM; Multimedia production. Knowledge of industry best practices in user experience and user interface.

Software

Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, DreamWeaver, etc.
Video Production: iMovie, Final Cut Pro, Premiere Pro.
Wireframing: Moqup, UXPin, Balsamiq, Axure, Sketch, Adobe XD, inVision.
Development: Brackets, PhP Storm, Visual Studio Code, Sublime, Git Flow and repo management

Technology Stack

Web: HTML5, CSS3, LESS, SASS;
Frameworks: Bootstrap, Material UI, Jquery, Angular;
Print: Strong typographic skills, Graphic Design, Branding, Identity Package Design

Experience I’ve acquired.

Senior UX/UI Designer & Developer

Ciber | August 2019 - Present

As a Ciber consultant, I am working for the largest theme park in the greater Orlando area. I part of a dynamic new feature team that is streamlining an outdated manual excel process currently in place, replacing Excel spreadsheets with Angular SPA. My duties include delivering Axure prototypes and converting them to HTML/CSS templates, using SASS, Angular components (including page routing), mock data, and implementation of AG Grid with Angular wrapper. As well as gathering requirements from the stakeholders and translating them to a development deliverables by performing tech analysis of the feasibility of the request. Established SMACSS 7-1 pattern and maintained a node package supporting multiple SPAs. Utilized Terminal for all git-flow branch management and expert in exiting VIM.

UX/UI Designer & Developer

General Dynamics | December 2018 - June 2019

UX/UI Designer and Developer As a UX/UI designer and developer worked on a diverse variety of products within a complex product line. Helped to establish a company-wide style guide detailing typography, user experience behavior, responsive designs, stressed importance of ADA compliance within an outdated system. Worked closely with developers on the implementation of HTML and SASS standards. Implemented Material UI patterns for design and development. Delivered on tight deadlines and adhered to the strict army established design standards. Worked with over 10 different development teams and manager 3-5 tasks at minimum. I have worked on technologies featuring capabilities on Force on Force, Force on Target, Common Training Instrumentation Architecture, Home Station Instrumentation Training System, and Joint Multinational Readiness Center.

Senior Design Lead, UX/UI Developer

Digital Media Solutions Group | march 2017 - Junly 2018

As a design lead responsible for overall company branding, mobile branding and online presence. Working remotely and in the office with front end and back end developers. Established pattern library, developed design, HTML, SASS coding standards and best practices.

UI/UX Developer

Web Benefits Design | August 2015 - March 2017

Responsible for a front end design overhaul on multiple projects. Redesigned human resources back office system, employee interaction system and benefit information client facing site that can be easily customized. Worked heavy with PHP and Symfony framework. Was able to introduce HTML5 standards to an outdated system. Developed wireframes and prototypes for a system rewrite.

Senior Web Graphic Designer

SoftRock | January 2007 - August 2015

Responsible for maintaining multiple intracompany sites. Implemented bootstrap 2 and bootstrap 3 use, as long as new Jquery techniques. Upgraded old CSS to CSS3 and new HTML% standards. Delivered work on time under tight deadlines. Executed projects from scratch; starting with a corporate identity package and finishing with a website. Worked closely with clients to execute their vision and bringing their ideas to life. Worked closely with programmers, being exposed to ColdFusion and CakePHP and adapting to their unique design challenges. Developed websites, logos, business cards, Adobe Flash and HTML slideshows, flyers, and water bottle labels. Responsible for delivering projects on time and coming up with the entire corporate identity package. Created design theme and graphic for marketing and sales presentations.