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Lawndale, California, United States
Posted:
May 31, 2018

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NATASHA CHERNAVSKA

Lead User Experience Product Strategist

Contact 310-***-**** ac5o9d@r.postjobfree.com

Online Portfolio www.natashacher.com

SUMMARY:

Lead User Experience Product Strategist with digital product management skills and with over 20 years of experience designing, developing and creating definitions for websites and web-based applications for desktop and mobile. I have worked in E-commerce, Finance, Real Estate, Insurance, Automotive, Entertainment, Medicine.

SKILLS: Digital products planning, functionality definition, roadmaps, stakeholder meetings, leadership, user study, business requirements, technical requirements, process flows, information architecture, storyboarding, wireframing, prototyping, high fidelity mockups, material design, HMI, usability analysis, user testing, iconography, digital design, application design, business analysis, project management, leadership. Managed teams of 20+.

TOOLS/TECHNOLOGIES: Adobe PhotoShop, Sketch, Axure, Indigo, Moqups, Omnigraffle, Dreamweaver, QuarkXPress, PageMaker, Illustrator, InDesign, Adobe Creative Suite 6, Visual Studio, Google Material Design, WordPress, Umbraco in Windows and Macintosh environments. Agile/Waterfall methodologies. HTML, CSS, some JavaScript, some PHP.

EXPERIENCE:

User Experience Lead, Business Analyst OceanX, El Segundo, CA

July 2016 Present

Project:

B2B merchandising software focused on setting up subscriptions in a fulfillment ecosystem.

Tasks:

- Led business requirements gathering effort including recurrent sessions with stakeholders and clients.

- Realigned with stakeholders and clients on existing requirements with consideration of fulfillment system limitations.

- Initiated, structured, formalized and led internal and external stakeholder and clients UI/UX design and processes approvals.

- Documented compete user stories including flow charts, use cases (scenarios), data elements lists, business logic, technical requirements, exceptions, and system and error messages.

- Participated in backlog creation and refinement.

- Participated in backlog grooming sessions to understand priorities for the next sprint and to gain understating of the overall vision.

- Participated in Jira tickets creation and tracking.

- Created and documented information architecture.

- Defined application interface and Style Guide by creating a comprehensive design and technical requirements documentation for UI development.

- Created complex application user flows, story boards, and user journeys based on business requirements analysis, system APIs study and with consideration of fulfillment system limitations.

- Led user experience discussions with stakeholders.

- Participated in whiteboarding, created low and high-fidelity wireframes, prototypes, mockups, material design, iconography.

- Facilitated creation of business analytics dashboard application.

- Performed usability studies and analysis.

Tools:

Sketch, Draw.io, Confluence, Jira. Agile/Waterfall environment.

UX Lead, Business Analyst Carrington Mortgage Services, Aliso Viejo, CA

July 2016 Present

Projects:

Desktop and mobile applications and websites related to real estate acquisition and mortgage loans

- Consumer faced home search and mortgage pre-qualification resource,

- UK branch company website,

- holding website,

- broker faced website,

- homeloans website,

- Charitable foundation (non-profit fundraiser) website.

Tasks:

- Performed market and consumer studies and competitive analysis

- Led business requirements gathering effort including recurrent sessions with stakeholders and clients.

- Initiated, structured, formalized and led internal and external stakeholder and clients' UI/UX design and processes approvals.

- Developed and documented functionalities and user stories.

- Completed business requirements documentation

- Participated in backlog creation and refinement.

- Participated in backlog grooming sessions to understand priorities for the next sprint and to gain understating of the overall vision.

- Created Jira tickets with acceptance criteria.

- Led projects' development effort.

- Performed UAT and regression testing and triage.

- Created and documented information architecture.

- Defined user interfaces and Style Guides by creating a comprehensive design and technical requirements documentation for UI development.

- Created user flows, story boards, and user journeys based on business requirements analysis.

- Participated in whiteboarding, created low and high-fidelity wireframes, prototypes, mockups, material design, iconography.

- Performed usability studies and analysis.

Tools: Sketch, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Invision, Omigraffle, Visual Studio, Umbraco, Jira. Agile/Waterfall environment.

Sr. UI/UX Designer, Digital Domain, Los Angeles, CA

May 2016 – July 2016

Projects:

- Desktop and mobile interfaces for video repository containing user generated video content

- 3D video player web and mobile interface

Tasks:

- Participated in backlog creation and refinement.

- Participated in backlog grooming sessions to understand priorities for the next sprint and to gain understating of the overall vision.

- Participated in Jira tickets creation and tracking.

- Created complex application user flows, story boards, and user journeys.

- Participated in whiteboarding, created low and high-fidelity wireframes, prototypes, mockups, material design, iconography.

- Performed usability studies and analysis.

Tools: Sketch, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator.

Sr. UI/UX Designer, Business Analyst, Freelance

November 2015 May 2016

Projects:

Desktop and mobile applications and websites

- Health Insurance Lead collector for DMS Marketing.

- Scarvesboutique website and marketing materials.

- STLport Consulting website and marketing materials.

- Kimonology.com e-commerce website and marketing materials.

Tasks:

- Performed market and consumer studies and competitive analysis

- Led business requirements gathering effort including recurrent sessions with stakeholders and clients.

- Initiated, structured, formalized and led stakeholder and clients' UI/UX design and processes approvals.

- Developed and documented functionalities and user stories.

- Participated in backlog creation and refinement.

- Led projects' development effort.

- Created and documented information architecture.

- Defined user interfaces and Style Guides.

- Participated in whiteboarding, created low and high-fidelity wireframes, prototypes, mockups, material design, iconography.

- Performed usability studies and analysis.

Tools: Sketch, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Invision, Visual Studio, Jira. Waterfall environment.

UI/UX Designer US Real Estate Services, Lake Forest, CA

April 2015 November 2015

Projects:

Desktop and mobile applications and websites related to real estate acquisition and maintenance

- Lender website

- Agent website

- Vendors (property preservation) website

- Lost mitigation website

- Consumer home search website

Tasks:

- Performed market and consumer studies and competitive analysis

- Participated in backlog grooming sessions to understand priorities for the next sprint and to gain understating of the overall vision.

- Performed UAT and regression testing and triage.

- Created and documented information architecture.

- Defined user interfaces and Style Guides.

- Created user flows, story boards, and user journeys based on business requirements analysis.

- Participated in whiteboarding, created low and high-fidelity wireframes, prototypes, mockups, iconography.

- Performed usability studies and analysis.

Tools: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Invision, Indigo, Moqups. Agile/Waterfall environment.

UX Lead, Business Analyst Honda, Torrance, CA

2 Projects: April 2014 February 2015, June 2011 October 2011

Projects:

- Internal heavy data application supporting car allocation to dealerships.

- Internal heavy data application supporting agreements on aftermarket parts pricing.

Tasks:

- Led business requirements gathering effort including recurrent sessions with stakeholders and clients.

- Realigned with stakeholders and clients on existing requirements.

- Facilitated internal and external stakeholder UI/UX design and processes approval meetings.

- Led user experience discussions with stakeholders.

- Documented user stories including flow charts, use cases (scenarios), data elements lists, business logic, technical requirements, exceptions, and system and error messages.

- Facilitated creation of information architecture.

- Defined application interface and Style Guide by creating a comprehensive design and technical requirements documentation for UI development.

- Created complex application user flows, story boards, and user journeys based on business requirements analysis, system APIs study and with consideration of fulfillment system limitations.

- Participated in whiteboarding, created low and high-fidelity wireframes, prototypes, mockups, material design, iconography.

- Performed usability studies and analysis.

- Performed UI development (HTML, CSS)

Tools:

Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Indigo, Dreamweaver, and Visual Studio. Waterfall environment.

Sr. UI/UX Designer Schneider Electric, Lake Forest, CA

July 2013 March 2014

Projects:

Company web-based and mobile HMI applications.

Tasks:

- Created and documented information architecture.

- Defined user interfaces and Style Guides.

- Created user flows, story boards, and user journeys based on business requirements analysis.

- Performed usability studies and analysis.

- Participated in whiteboarding, created low and high-fidelity wireframes, prototypes, mockups, iconography.

Tools: Indigo, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Sharepoint.

UI/UX Designer Equator, Culver City, CA

February 2012 January 2013

Projects:

Desktop and mobile Real Estate processing applications for clients such as Bank of America, Chase, Fannie Mae, etc.

Tasks:

- Performed market and consumer studies and competitive analysis

- Defined user interfaces and Style Guides.

- Created user flows, story boards, and user journeys based on business requirements analysis.

- Participated in whiteboarding, created low and high-fidelity wireframes, prototypes, mockups, iconography.

- Performed usability studies and analysis.

- Designed and facilitated email campaigns.

Tools: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Invision, Indigo, Moqups. Agile/Waterfall environment.

OTHER ROLES

Product Manager, Lead Designer Kimonology, Los Angeles, CA

November 2015 Present

UI/UX Designer/Developer Wellpoint, Woodland Hills, CA

October 2010 April 2011

Designer, UI Developer Product Partners, Santa Monica, CA

August 2008 October 2010

UI/UX Designer MacAfee, San Jose, CA

June 2008 August 2008



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