LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/bageshri-dhotre/ Skills
Design: Desktop, Mobile Web
User Experience Design
1. Visual UX Designer, Charles Schwab
March 2017 – Present
Charles Schwab offers a wide range of investment advice, products & services, including brokerage & retirement accounts, ETFs, online trading & more.
I am a visual UX designer for Schwab.com products from Desktop to mobile. I support Mobile, Web and Desktop software platforms by developing user-centered design deliverables.
Create innovative web, mobile, tablet, and desktop experiences from creative briefs, requirement specifications, and wireframes.
Lead design process, right from concept through launch.
Manage expectations with project team and prioritize activities, create and maintain design schedules and set up reviews with stakeholders.
Collaborate with business partners, outside vendors, UX team members and technology teams by leading design reviews and creating an understanding around design thinking, ideation and standards.
Work closely with the stakeholders. Develop and implement visual design standards for Schwab’s digital platforms.
Ensure fulfilment of design with brand, standards, accessibility, legal and privacy requirements.
Contribute towards visual design guidelines and expand Charles Schwabs patterns.
Prepare deliverables for development teams including prototypes, concepts, flow charts, visual design, redlines and visual design assets to ensure on-time deployment.
Understanding business and design principle and resolve design as well as technical issues
2. Visual Designer, TiVo Inc.
Sept 2014 – Dec 2016
TiVo creates consumer products and software to deliver television viewing experience that integrates traditional and next-generation TV. TiVo's subscription-based interactive television service lets viewers program, and control television shows to schedule and watch. Academics
BFA (Diploma in Applied Art),
Abhinav Kala Mahavidyalaya
Pune, India July 1999
As a Visual Designer, my responsibilities included developing original visual design concepts, product enhancements across set top box, mobile, and web platforms.
Initial concept generation for user research and usability test based on stakeholder requirements.
Concept generation – provided multiple options, iterated, finalized design.
Designing supplemental designs based on approved concept.
Designing icons and maintaining icon library.
Establishing protocols like file naming convention for future partner UI deployment.
Streamlining documentation process for visual design.
Creating a cohesive style guide and ensuring a consistent design language applied across the product. Maintaining consistency in visual elements and defining interaction behavior.
Asset generation and production support to development teams.
Coordinating with QA to identify, document, and verify bug fixes. 3. Center of Excellence Lead, Human Factors International (HFI) May 2005 – Mar 2012
HFI’s core business areas are consulting and training in user experience design, UCD methodologies, and UI design for websites, applications and various other products.
Led visual design teams through recruitment, training, mentoring and leadership development. Managed workflow and resource allocation across projects throughout the organization.
As a CEL, my responsibilities included analyzing business goals & objectives from stakeholders, designing creative, usable visual designs, planning & estimating efforts, and mentoring a team of graphic designers.
Led visual design teams through recruitment, training, mentoring and leadership development.
Worked closely with executive directors, and group leaders to understand client requirements and design a meaningful and enjoyable user experience.
Implemented detailed graphic design and support
Directly responsible for the creativity, quality, and output of visual design deliverables. Managed the workflow and resource allocation.
4. Sr. Graphic Designer, Lionbridge Technologies
Aug 2003 – May 2005
Lionbridge is into development of CBT’s and WBT’s for various companies in North America.
As Sr. Graphic Designer, my responsibilities included creating visual design concepts for various training modules, creating patterns, preparing demos/simulations of training programs, redesigning and maintaining visual design assets for in-house online magazine. 5. Sr. Officer – Visual Design, Learnet India Ltd. Jan 2000 – Aug 2003
Learnet India was an e-learning solutions provider specializing in educational CD ROM titles for K10 projects.
As Sr. Officer - Visual Design, I was responsible for creating storyboards based on product requirements from product managers, visual design concepts for K10 projects like Physics, Biology, Mathematics, and English.