Experience Design Manager | Adobe
Sep 2016 – Present
Leading a team of designers focused on innovation and future-looking projects for Adobe Document Cloud. My responsibilities include strategizing, envisioning and prioritizing projects with stakeholders, brainstorming with team, supervising deliverables and people management.
Sr. Experience Designer, Lead | Adobe
April 2014 – August 2016
Played a significant role in the transformation of the Acrobat business from a monolithic legacy application into a modular and scalable one. My responsibilities during this time included prototyping early concepts in HTML, producing detailed designs, mentoring and providing design guidance for 5 other designers in my team.
Since the launch of Acrobat Document Cloud in April 2015, my focus shifted to working on innovative solutions for the next generation of document consumers across different screen sizes and exploring new business opportunities in the digital documents landscape. I helped conceptualize the application of emerging technologies in document centric use cases. Specifically designed and prototyped concepts for Apple Watch and large touch-enabled wall displays.
Sr. Experience Designer | Adobe
September 2012 – April 2014 (1 year 8 months)
Worked with a team of designers supporting the Acrobat family of products. Helped reimagine the user experience for Document services on the web. My responsibilities included ideation, wire-framing, prototyping and user testing. Supported the engineering teams during execution with front-end implementation in HTML/CSS.
Experience Designer | Adobe
July 2009 – August 2012 (3 years 2 months)
Worked on redesigning the UI framework for Adobe Connect, a web conferencing tool for enterprise. During that project my roles included ideation, wire-framing and prototyping, while collaborating closely with Product owners and Engineering teams. At the conclusion of that project, I began supporting the Acrobat family of products, specifically the early versions of Reader Mobile and Acrobat XI. For these products, I worked on enhancing user workflows and simplifying the user experience.
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iOS Development Course
Feb – Apr, 2015
Indiana University Bloomington
Masters, Human Computer Interaction
2007 – 2009
Amrita School of Engineering, India
Bachelors, Computer Science
2003 – 2007