résumé

Education


Master of Science, Human Computer Interaction/design, May 2010
Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

Bachelor of Arts, Economics, Computer Science, May 2007
DePauw University, Greencastle, IN

Work

 

UX/IA Strategist, Big Spaceship, Brooklyn, NY
December 2010- Current

 

User Experience Specialist, OPOWER, Arlington, VA
July 2010- December 2010

Led efforts to design mobile version of web product. Conducted exemplar research, wireframe concept generation, rapid prototyping and testing. Assisted with user research and customer feedback analysis within the User Experience team.


Interaction Design Intern, Arc Worldwide/Leo Burnett, Chicago, IL
Summer 2009

Helped drive interaction design efforts on EveryClickMatters.com for Norton AntiVirus’ 2010 product launch by building sitemaps, interaction models and sketch wireframes. Led wireframe development for a promotional campaign for Purina. Conducted interviews with IxD team for an internal research project on the use of wireframes.


Web Developer/Interaction Designer, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
February 2009 - June 2010

Part of development team for IUB website redesign which included leading redesign of the Campus Tour. Drove development for web presences for various campus offices which included wireframing, PHP and XSLT scripting, Cascade Server administration and CSS design.


Associate Software Engineer, Arc Worldwide, Chicago, IL
June 07- June 2008

Developed ASP.Net pages, data access classes, unit tests and SQL scripts. Implemented client feature requests and bug fixes. Assisted with UI/Design decisions and execution. Collaborated and communicated with Project Management team ensuring feasible timelines are created and projects meet deadlines.

.NET Developer Intern, Aviation Core Matrix, Greencastle, IN
May 2006– May 2007

Led design and development initiative for data driven networking website. Assisted lead developer with debugging and testing primary website. Designed user interface for company’s primary website.


Languages


English, Bengali.



PDF


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Design Methods


Affinity diagramming
Card sorting
Contextual inquiry
Cultural probe
Design patterns
Diary study
Focus group
Interview
Participatory design
Persona development
Prototyping
Role playing
Scenario
Site mapping
Sketching
Usability evaluation
Wireframing

Tools


Omnigraffle
Visio
Balsamiq Mockups
Fireworks
Photoshop
Flash
Illustrator
Camtasia
Jing

Languages


HTML,
CSS,
C++, C#,
PHP,
JavaScript,
ActionScript 3.0,
XML/XSLT,
ASP.NET 2.0,
SQL.