I am super excited to start a new role and work together with my next team to create some kickass products. If you find my work interesting and believe that we’d do wonders together. I'd love to chat.
I am Devika. (THAY-vi-kuh)
I graduated this May with a master's degree in Interaction Design from Carnegie Mellon University where I had an incredible time delving into topics around user research, UX design, social innovation, sustainable design, artificial intelligence, inclusivity, and learning experience design amongst other things.
Skills: UX design, User research, Design Strategy, Storyboarding, User flow mapping, Wireframing, Digital prototyping, Visual design, Motion graphics
Past experience: Branding, Visual design extension, Communication design, Environmental graphics, Packaging, Signage
Category experience: Hospitality, Consumer Goods, Automobile, Transit systems, Start-ups
My outlook on design is an amalgamation of my experience of working in various disciplines. I bring with me a robust design methodology, experience in project management, willingness to pursue new ideas & an eagerness to excel.
Lifelong Learner | Happy Organizer | Resourceful | Forever Curious
I'm currently available for full-time, freelance, and contract opportunities. Although I'm based in Pittsburgh/Houston, I am open to re-locating.
Design goal: As Tim Brown mentions, strive to make products that are Desirable, Viable & Feasible
Design inspiration: Curb Cuts
Latest favorite read: Design for How People Learn, Julie Dirksen
Reading these days: Creative confidence, Tom and David Kelley
On my to-read list: Just enough research, Erika Hall
I care about: Education & Learning systems, Museums, Public Transit Systems, Accessible design