Hi, I'm Surya
I like to design, develop and build products

About me

Interests

Passionate about creating innovative user experiences that result in customer delight and help in achieving business goals

Graduate Studies

Pursuing Information Management at the University of Washington with a specialization in User Experience Design

Work Experience

Three years of software development experience in agile product development and data analytics at Nomura Holdings (a Japanese investment bank)

Previous Education

Bachelor of Technology degree in Computer Engineering from National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal, India

Projects

Find My Aisle

Design Challenge

Skype Redesign

Material Design

Zillow Wheeler

Accessibilty housing

Explore A Cure

Travel-navigation app

MyGym

Mobile app for gym users

Recall

Make life easier

Tourivity Inc.

Activity tourism website

Design Challenge

My 4 hour challenge

Skills

Research

  • Contextual Inquiry
  • Affinity Diagram
  • Models - Physical, Cultural
  • User Study

Define

  • Personas
  • Scenarios & Value Scenarios
  • User stories
  • Brainstorming

Build

  • Wireframes
  • Prototypes
  • Envisioning cards
  • Front-end development

Refine

  • Usability testing
  • Heuristic evaluation
  • Task analysis
  • Enactment