What I Do?

I am a UI/UX designer and developer. I specialize in the end to end process of UI design and Web development.

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Portfolio

Awards and Exhibitions

EMO, a mobile-based memory tracking application
Offical Honoree, 2009 Webby Award
First Place, 2008 SIGGRAPH Space Time Interactive Competition, LA, CA
Best in Show, 2008 AAU Spring Show, Graduate Computer Arts New Media

Food and Calorie Burning, an interactive information design project
Memory Capsule, a hand-made book arts

2007 AAU Spring Show, San Francisco, California

The Virtual World of Presenting Female Sense,
an interactive 3D video game

2003 Computer Arts Design Exhibition, Taipei, Taiwan

Education

MFA, Computer Arts New Media, 2005 - 2007
Academy of Art University, San Francisco, California

BFA, Applied Art: 3D Computer Animation, 1999 - 2003
Fu Jen University, Taipei, Taiwan

Skills

HTML, CSS, JavaScript, ActionScript, Flash, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Fireworks, After Effects, Interactive Wireframing Tools (ie, Hotgloo), Flow Charts Tools (ie, LucidChart), Wordpress

Work Experience

Lead Web Designer/Developer, March 2011 - Present
Livescribe Inc., Oakland, California: www.livescribe.com.
Visualize future smartpen product UI concept with flowchart and interactive wireframes; create functional UE and UI design that meets product requirements. Design/develop web frontend templates, microsites, and project UI prototype with HTML/CSS and Javascript. Communicate project scope and define web frontend tasks with cross functional teams. Manage web frontend projects and deployment schedule within Agile iteration development process.

Web Designer/Developer, April 2009 - March 2011
Livescribe Inc., Oakland, California: www.livescribe.com.
Designed/developed customer facing loyalty programs and Marketing campaigns. Online web store UI design and E-commerce platform integration. Developed Web site layout and templates with presentation layer code; maintained LS corporate Web site and online product promotions.

Information Architect/UI Designer, March 2008 - November 2008
Lightmaker Group, SF, California: www.lightmaker.com.
Clients: Adobe, PeLiMe Network, TheStoryChest, ATP Tennis

Freelance Web Designer & Developer, 2001 - Present
Clients: Online E-commerce Store, Social Networking Sites, Traveling Agency, YouTube, E-Play magazine

Web Designer, July 2003 - July 2004
NETAD Co. Ltd., Taipei, Taiwan
Clients: B&Q, HOLA, DHC, KIA Motors, SUNTORY, NESCAFE


I like traveling, and
I love planning trips
I enjoy cooking, and
I love trying good food
I like movies, and
I love taking pictures
I like learning, and
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