ABOUT

I’m a designer from Uruguay living in different countries (also called nomad), food lover, minimalist and explorer. Designing products is my biggest passion, products that make people’s lives more enjoyable.

SKILLS I ROCK

  • Creative direction
  • Design sprints
  • Flows & wireframes
  • Animation
  • Information architecture
  • Interaction design
  • Prototyping
  • Research
  • Responsive design
  • Sketching
  • Storyboarding
  • Strategy
  • Visual design
  • Specs & guidelines

 

TOOLS I USE

  • Balsamiq (Digital Wireframes Low-Fi)
  • Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator)
  • SketchApp
  • InVision, Pixate and UXPin
  • Principle, FramerJS and Flinto (Animations)
  • Trello / Jira (Project/Task Management)
  • Skype / Slack / Google Hangouts (Communication)

 

SPACES I DESIGN FOR

  • Wearables: Android Wear, Samsung Gear & Pebble OS
  • Android
  • iOS
  • Mac OS
  • Web (desktop & mobile)
  • Windows software

 

EXPERIENCE

UX/UI Designer at RedNote
Current - based in New York, US
Primary Responsibilities:
- Lead UI + UX Designer at VC funded startup.
- Worked directly with the Product Manager and CEOs to develop and prototype new solutions via interactive designs.
- Responsible for the development and execution of the product UX/UI.
- Worked with engineering and product teams to develop design requirements.
- Collaborated with engineering to deliver user ready designs and products.

Lead UX/UI Designer at Sidekick
based in San Francisco, US
Primary Responsibilities:
- Lead UI + UX Designer at VC funded 10 person startup.
- Worked directly with CEO to develop and prototype new solutions via interactive designs.
- Responsible for the development and execution of the product UX/UI.
- Worked with engineering and product teams to develop design requirements.
- Collaborated with engineering to deliver user ready designs and products.

UX/UI Designer at LaunchBoard
based in Vancouver, Canada
Primary Responsibilities:
- Working closely with the Project Manager and CEO on the design direction.
- Exploring and solving complex problems through design.
- Responsible for the development and execution of the product UX/UI.
- Working on interactive designs (prototyping) that meet both user and business objectives.

Web Designer at TakeOff Media Agency
2011 - based in Montevideo, Uruguay
- Graphic and Web Designer for DIRECTV Latin America website and mailing.

EDUCATION

Interaction Design
University of California, San Diego
2016

Bachelor in Visual Communication Design
Universidad de la República, Montevideo, Uruguay
2011 - 2016

BTEC Art & Design Level 3, Graphic Design
Universidad del Trabajo del Uruguay - UTU. Montevideo, Uruguay
2010 - 2011