About JIN

Work Experience

BigCommerce (Austin)

Sr. UX Lead

2019 Apr - Present

I'm working on projects that improve User Experience for our BigCommerce site. I have worked several projects, which include the onboarding process, job application, pricing, email template, and free theme features, and a control panel in the product. I'm working with various stakeholders like the Marketing Team, Customer Support, Sales, Project Managers, and Creative Designers.

I'm in charge of UX design, including market research, user needs, competitor products, comparison charts, analysis pain points, wireframing, prototyping, and testing. I work responsive we design-based, and we're using Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite, Invision and get tickets through Jira.

Asurion, LLC

Principal User Experience Designer

2017 Apr -2019 Mar

I led two home security projects. One is a home sound detection system, and the other is a home security system called Teros. Also, I'm in charge of a senior's hub project called Luminary as a Principal UX Designer. I'm the contributor to Asurion innovation team, and I am responsible for UX design including interaction design, wireframe, prototype, information architect, and visual design based on product requirements. I also provide and direct in-house marketing materials for Teros. 

Projects:

Teros, Innovation Projects, Asurion Manager Platform, Luminary Hub, DigitalDefender for Sprint.

Dish Network

Principal UI Designer

2016 Jan -2017 Apr

As a Principal UI Designer, I was responsible for UI design across TV, mobile, tablet and web application environments. This job included interaction design methodology, wireframes, prototypes, information architect and implementation, assessing and interpreting product requirements and managing the day-to-day interactions with engineering and product management teams. Also, I was in charge of creating output to communicate relevant visual languages, made iterations to investigate solutions and applied feedback from users, engineering teams, and other designers. 

Projects:

Dish Anywhere application, Dish Explorer application, Dish HopperGO application, FireTV application.

Sling Media, Inc. 

Sr. Staff User Experience Designer

2014 Jan - 2016 Jan

As a Senior User Experience Designer, I was responsible for UI design including visual and interactive design for TV, mobile, tablet and web applications. I designed entire Sling Media products such as Sling Player application, SlingboxS00, Slingbox 3S0, SlingboxM2, Fire TV, and SlingStudio. I collaborated closely with UX designers, engineering team, and product managers. 

Projects:

Sling Player application, Slingbox 500 interface, Slingbox 350 interface, SlingboxM2 setup design, FireTV application, SlingStudio application and web.

Sling Media, Inc. 

Sr. User Experience Designer

2011 Sep - 2014 Jan

Cisco System, Inc. 

Sr. Visual User Interface Designer

2010 Oct - 2011 Sep

Worked closely with the User Experience Design team of visual and user interaction designers, product managers, and engineers to provide interactive prototypes, design mock-ups, specifications, and final assets requisite for flawless design implementation. Also, I Led visual design projects of Cisco and Webex mobile and desktop applications. Supervised design interns,junior graphic designers, and web developers. 

Projects:

WebEx Enterprise web interface, WebEx Orion Administration Tool, Cisco messenger platform.

Loomis Group, Inc.

Interactive Designer

2008 May - 2010 Oct

Worked as part of a team of the interactive department with other project managers, copywriters, designers, and engineers. Oversaw and designed comprehensive projects for environmental visual graphic design to ensure quality and consistency within clients' brand image. Designed and art directed a variety of projects including user interfaces, websites, flash ani'mations, multimedia presentations, brand development, web application, flash banner animation, motion graphics and environmental graphics for various clients. 

Projects:

SanDisk, StubHub, Cisco, Samsung, Tivo, Google, Polycom, Oerlikon, etc.,

Academy of Art University

Graduate Advisor

2010 Oct - 2011 Sep

I worked as an advisor for graduate student program in New Media.

Screamstream Interactive

Interactive Designer

2006 Dec - 2008 May

I was part of a team of interactive designers, creating and animating web designs and flash animations. Designed websites for various clients, working independently and with other designers and developers to create HTML mockup and the associated graphics files.

Education

Academy of Art University

M.F.A.  Master of Computer Art in New Media

Sangmyung University

Howon University

M.F.A. Master of Typography in Communication Design

Bachelor’s Degree in Visual Design

Sangji Youngseo College

Associate’s Degree in Industrial Media Art

2020 JIN YEONG KIM    V.3