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Valerie W.

Average rate
$85/hour
  • Joined May 2017

User experience designer with over 10 years of experience in websites and mobile interfaces and communications design.

  • San Francisco, CA, United States
Profile photo of Valerie Williams
Valerie W.
San Francisco, CA, United States

Services

Categories

Design Strategy Marketing Email Content

Experience

Summary

Senior UI/UX designer. Experienced on end-to-end projuct development. Designing delightful and intuitive user experiences from conceptual strategy, to wireframe development, light prototyping, visual design and development support.

Work history

NewDealDesign Inc
Senior Experience Designer
Developing conceptual and creative design solutions for clients for web, app, wearables and physical devices. Senior designer for a cross-functioning team leading product ideation, executing design direction from sketch, product architecture to wireframes
Spreecast Inc
UI/UX Designer
Lead designer for the digital experience for webRTC video chat platform Room.co. Creative lead for web & mobile experience for Spreecast. Closely aligning Product & Engineering in an agile workflow. Conceptual development, ideation & design.
Common Sense Media
Creative leadership in the visual design & redesign of CommonSenseMedia.com and App. Built & managed a small design team. Lead conceptual and design development for initiatives.
Senior UI/UX Designer
Providing design solutions for web and mobile experience, email initiatives, packaging, infographics and marketing design.

Education

Accreditations

California College of the Arts
BFA, Graphic Design

Skills

Languages

Chinese

Native or bilingual proficiency

English

Native or bilingual proficiency

Skills

web design visual communications product strategy product marketing graphic design email design design digital media branding digital marketing

Tools

Photoshop Illustrator InDesign Asana Basecamp Facebook Github Keynote Mailchimp Pinterest Slack Trello Twitter Squarespace

Availability

Not seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours and evenings

Commitment

  • Can work 30hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1+ years

Interests

Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Animals & Pets Consumer Products Education Health & Wellness Kids & Parenting Medtech Philanthropy Sports Tech

What I read

TechCrunch, TheNextWeb, FastCo, Apartment Therapy, NotCot, Design Boom

Ideal team

Mid to small team, collaborative and trusting team dynamics. I work very well independently and quickly. I enjoy collaborating on strategy, concepting and executing design ideas.