User Experience Designer
SAP Global Legal, Patent Group,
Intellectual Property Group
05/2017 – ongoing (contract)
Worked with Fiori design patterns and UI.
Building a contact archive for businesses.
Rebuilding the UI/UX experience of patent software.
Communicated the designs to the VP, product experts, and developers.
User Experience Designer Intern
SAP BusinessObjects Cloud
09/2016 – 04/2017
Worked on maintaining the IOS specifications, defining interactions for new UI, and redlining high fidelity mockups.
Balanced working with 3 different dev teams on user flows. Worked to define high-level workflows, the minimum viable scope, and the UX for releases in the near future.
Designed four dashboards which are live on the SAP website for BI, Planning, and Predictive Analytics.
Created illustrations and icons which followed the companies guidelines, visual standards, and implementation process.
3 SAP Awards:
For providing a mobile prototype which was presented to the CEO of SAP and other stakeholders.
For supporting the Customer Experience Team by providing design direction and files for marketing purposes, while still keeping up with daily UX responsibilities.
For providing continual support on the BI and Planning area of the web application.
UI/UX Research Assistant
Client: Pacific Autism Family Centre
09/2015 – 05/2016
Outcome: Interactive data visualization, research document, & co creation kit. Highlight: Leading three co creation sessions with parents in Prince George.
Co Creation Facilitator
Client: Fraser Health Authority
03-2015 – 03/2015
Organized and led a two-part co-creation workshop, where 200 health care professionals designed solutions for improving patient experience within hospitals.
Communications Research Assistant
Client: Fraser Health Authority
11/2013 – 04/2014
Storyboarding complex interactions with individuals and Ipads, smart boards, and devices attached to armatures.
White board template for nurses to communicate with their patients. This design has been implemented into Fraser Health Hospitals.
MATERIAL MATTERS RESEARCH LAB
Design Research Assistant
Client: SFU Everyday Design Studio
04/2015 – 06/2016
Published Academic Paper and keynote speaker at a meetup for 40+ participants interested in the internet of things.
Building housings in SolidWorks for electronics to sit in.
Provided design direction and insights to SFU students.
Client: Material Matters Research Lab
005/2015 – 09/2015
Was responsible for: photography, content management, writing, and developing the information architecture for the website.
Industrial Design Research Assistant
Client: Plantiga Technologies
09/2014 – 05/2015
Built prototypes for housing electronics.
Worked with Illustrator to produce various designs which communicated the companies values.
Worked with SolidWorks to visualize ideas and 3D prints.
Bachelors of Industrial Design
Emily Carr University
09/2012 – 05/2016
Was a research assistant for two different facilities at Emily Carr University since the beginning of the second year which focused on the internet of things and health design.
Product Management 101 Workshop
Gained an overview of product management as a discipline
Gained an understanding of a product managers role
Learned the essential competencies of a product manager
Gained insight into lean and agile development theories
Gained an understanding of what an MVP is, and its role in Product Development
Part Time Web Development Program
03/2017 – 06/2017
Web development class focused on responsive web design with bootstrap. The outcome of this class was being able to build a simple responsive website using a framework.
Full Stack Web Development
Simon Fraser University
02/2017 – 04/2017
Intro to IOS Development
Lighthouse Labs Vancouver
01/2017 – 02/2017
GitHub, Swift, Parse & Baas Alternatives, API’s, Auto Layout, Storyboarding, Table Views, Camera, & View Controllers.
SAP Mainland Canada
09/2017 – ongoing
D-Shop provides monthly workshops covering topics related to the Internet of Things (IOT), such as 3D printing, drones, and Oculus Rift. The D-Shop is SAP’s pioneer maker space for developers and designers to meet, collaborate, explore, learn, invent, and build. I participated in monthly D-Shop events, learning about IOT.
03/2017 – 06/2017
Blogged about how taking classes at BrainStation has shaped and helped my career as a product/user experience designer.
Lifeguard + Swim Instructor
Tong Louie Family YMCA
05/2011 – 08/2016
Mentored and taught ages 0 – 65 years old how to swim and be safe in the water. Guarded the pool, from opening till closing hours and on-boarded new staff on guarding and teaching techniques.
Camp Leader Assistant
Semiahmoo House Society
03-2012 – 06/2012
Led activities for children with various special needs. Helped them with day to day activities and ensured they had a fun time while they were at camp.