My Role: Senior Interaction Designer

Responsibilities

  • Design and build interactive prototypes for iOS, Android, and the web
  • Design the LiveShare app for the Chrome web store
  • Envision and prototype new features and interactions (under NDA)
  • Design small-group sharing experiences for mobile users
  • Collaborate with visual designers to produce final art work
  • Drive consensus across marketing, engineering and design teams
  • Collaborate with developers to identify bugs, circumvent bugs, and simplify user flows
  • Conduct usability studies
  • Collaborate with marketing team to develop, refine, and simplify product messaging
  • Whiteboard with stakeholders, including C-levels, to generate and crystallize product ideas

Innovations

  • Create pixel perfect, clickable, touchable prototypes, and product movies, near indistinguishable from the final app
  • Develop new mobile interactions (under NDA)
  • Explore fine-grained social networking in small, ad hoc groups, instead of the social flatland of facebook and twitter

See Also

My talk on Patterns and Cognition in Mobile User Interfaces, which ends with a Cooliris Product demo.