September 2019, Ongoing

    • Product Design Consultant

    • Worked on multiple applications within the autonomous vehicle software lifecycle such as Triage QA Workflow, ATG log search, and M-Lab - a machine learning model evaluation platform for detection and prediction models.

    • Conducted user research interviews, summarized insights and findings and
presented to stakeholders and developers.

    • Created wireframes and helped scope out Q4 requirements for multiple applications.

    • Designed high definition clickable prototypes for user testing and demos.

    • Conducted demos for clients and stakeholders.

    • Created wireframes and communicated user interactions and workflows to help groom
 epics and break them down into user stories.

  2. Virtusa/PNC

    February 2019, September 2019

    UX/UI Lead Consultant

    • Collaborated closely with Product Management, Developers, User Research and customers to help define product requirements using prototypes, descriptions and detailed wireframes.

    • Conducted user research interviews and created clickable prototypes to run user research experiments.

    • Communicated and presented design explorations to stakeholders and developers in a clear, well-documented form such as wireframes, user journeys, and workflows
in order to understand development costs and back-end architecture required for implementation.

    • Worked with developers to ensure the designs were implemented as intended and the integrity of the user experience was maintained in the final product.

  3. Ustwo

    August 2018, January 2019

    UX/UI Consultant

    • Participated in user research and ideation workshops.

    • Conducted user research interviews and focus groups, drawing insights and exploring consumers' behavior and motivations.

    • Created research artifacts and discussion guides.

    • Created clickable prototypes to run user research experiments.

  4. Petuum

    June 2017, August 2018

    Sr. UX/UI Designer

    • Managed the design team efforts in conceptualizing and designing wireframes, high definition mockups, flows, and prototypes. Translate team’s work into functionality, features, and content for a variety of different products: PetuumOS, Poseidon, Data Machine and PetuumMed Desktop and Mobile.

    • Prepared strategic decisions as well as trade-offs based on project priority, timelines, and available human resources. Communicate attentively with product teams to ensure product quality based on customer needs.

    • Lead collaboration through online and offline products, marketing and operations.

    • Ensured to prioritize User-Centered Design projects, improvements, and content as per enterprise priorities.

    • Worked closely with the front-end team to ensure UX functionalities and UI designs were executed correctly.

  5. OnHand Schools

    April 2017, June 2017

    Sr. UX/UI Designer

    • Conceptualized and designed wireframes, high definition mockups, flows and prototypes for new features to be released on Kandoolu, a web application for personalized instructions that accelerates student achievement.

    •Created branded marketing deliverables for conferences, trade shows external/ internal comunication.

  6. PNC

    April 4th 2017, June 2017

    Sr. UX Designer

    • Lead UX/UI design, research and creative process by creating wireframes, high definition mockups and responsive layouts for online home equity/mortgage applications Home Insight Planner.

    • Researched, strategized and launched UX improvements for online credit card account opening, and other online banking functionalities and features such as FICO score, Update Income, Request a Credit Line Increase, and Dispute Process.

    • Designed high-impact, user-centered online banking UI for credit cards with sophisticated production values and intuitive navigation to maximize user engagement.

  7. GENCO Marketplace

    May 16th, 2015 - April 2016

    Front End Designer and Developer

    • Designed wireframes and high definition comps for new upcoming IBM WebSphere commerce website spanning desktop and mobile.
    • Regularly met and lead presentations with business leadership team as well as software developers to review project development.
    • Provided UI design for Web-based projects, including dashboards, widgets, and products. • Designed and developed Interface for new upcoming registration and checkout pages.
    • Designed collateral for marketing campaigns.
    • Designed and developed cross-platform compliant HTML Emails and landing pages for marketing campaigns reaching thousands of recipients.
    • Created web banners for Google ads.
    • Collaborated extensively in marketing and lead generation strategies.

  8. eCareDiary

    December 28th, 2013

    UX Designer

    • Upgraded and enhanced the UI of present website implementing modern UI concepts and designs to optimize User Experience.
    • Conducted User Experience Research including persona development, user interviews and created reports.
    • Worked on mobile app through the early stages of a design or product, working from strategy and feature definition into information architecture, sketching and prototyping. I also spent a lot of time managing product and team intricacies. I helped manage the design and developer team's workflow and timelines, and assisted with planning small and large product improvements and releases.
    • Designed and developed HTML Emails for marketing campaigns.
    • Designed brochures, logos, social media banners, print material and advertisements.
    • Designed white label templates.
    • Assisted with internal client presentations and visual design deliverables.
    • Mentored Junior Designers.

  9. AMD3 Foundation

    April 30th, 2011

    Web/Graphic Designer

    • Launched multiple Wordpress websites through site design, development, and hosting setup.
    • Re-designed company websites and social media profiles to engage more appropriately with our respective target audiences.
    • Designed and developed HTML Emails for marketing campaigns.
    • Designed brochures, logos, print material and advertisements.
    • Designed Infographics for Presentation, Brochures and Website.

  10. Founded Jb-interactivedesign

    October 10th, 2005

    • Worked with numerous high-profile clients to design high-impact, user-centered Websites with strong emotional appeal, sophisticated production values and intuitive navigation to maximize user engagement and cement powerful brand identities.
    • Regularly met with clients to review project goals and to create proposals for future developments, researching their fields for UI/UX design.
    • Designed Infographics for Presentation, Brochures and Website.

  11. Spark Network

    January 1 rst, 2005

    Managed and oversaw the creation of all visual creative materials for Joe's Club, a division of JDate, including flash presentations, banners and advertisement.

  12. Traveled, Explored the World

    May 1rst, 2002

    I took a couple of sabbatical years to explore myself and the world.

  13. IULM University

    May 1rst, 2002

    Graduated from IULM University of Milan with a Laurea in Marketing and Public Relations.

Who I AM

Career Profile

  • I am a UX/UI consultant with over 13 years of experience in Visual Interactive Design with expertise in User Experience (UX) Design, Product Design, Web Applications Design, Mobile Apps and Responsive Website Design.
  • Experience in creating Desktop and Mobile Interactive Prototypes using wireframes prototyping tools such as UxPin.
  • Conducted strategic and tactical user-research studies to provide consumer insight. Presented findings to department heads and staff.
  • Creative thinker and analytical problem-solver with demonstrated ability to lead projects from planning through execution/completion under the pressure of fast-paced, time-sensitive environments.
  • Experienced in multiple analysis and development methodologies, working directly with clients to define requirements, design, development and successful implementation of applications on time.
  • Managed and developed wireframes, user flow diagrams, style guides, prototypes and other interactive designs.
  • Exceptional interpersonal communicator who effectively interacts with clients and all levels of management.
  • Independent entrepreneur with professional experience as well as self-starter attitude. Personable listener able to negotiate effective results that meet clients' needs.
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Very Special Skills

Very Energetic

Problem Solver

Personal Listener

Sense of Humor

Straight Shooter

Big Dreamer