Resume

I am a graduate student in University of California, San Diego studying Human Computer Interaction and Design with 3+ years of experience in industry and academic research.


Education

University of California, San Diego
M.S. in Human Computer Interaction and Computer Science
GPA: 3.71/4.0

 

University of Pune, India
B.E. in Computer Engineering
GPA Equivalent: First Class (~3.7)

WORK EXPERIENCE

UX Researcher
The Design Lab, UCSD
06/2016-01/2017

I worked on a project with The Design Lab headed by Don Norman And Michele Morris in collaboration with SAP to scale design thinking into higher education.
My role was a UX Researcher where I aided in establishing scope and defining challenges through user research with stakeholders. I helped in crafting user stories, use cases, journey maps, storyboards and wireframes to create a concept prototype platform for educators based on constant iterative feedback and usability testing.

 

Graduate Teaching Assistant
UC San Diego, La Jolla
09/2015-07/2017

As a Graduate Teaching Assistant for 6 different sessions at UC San Diego, I have led design studios and critique sessions for quarter long projects for courses in Cognitive Science and Computer Science departments.
For each of the course, I have mentored 100+ students with design projects and taught fundamentals of areas ranging from human computer interaction, product design, introductory programming and database and data mining concepts.

 

Oniqua UX Analyst
Accenture, India
11/2013-01/2015

I was a part of three-member design team where we handled redesigning and integration of Oniqua Analytical System involving visualization and analytics of enterprise data. As an UX Analyst, I was involved in research, user interviews and an iterative design process involving development, testing and data analytics.
I was also recognized by Accenture Leader (M.D.) for identifying and solving a highly critical usability issue for business client that impacted more than 1000+ users across the globe.

Soft. Engg & UX Consultant
Accenture, India
11/2013-01/2015

I worked directly with users and process owners and performed code changes and analysis, UI design and configuration changes of SAP-GUI system.
I had successfully resolved more than 50 critical usability, performance and functional issues related to Material Management module in ECC 6.0 SAP System for the client.

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