Sharon Orienza

UX Researcher & Product Designer

 

my top 5 gallup strengths

Maximizer

Individualization

Ideation

Responsibility

Strategic

 

my expertise

UX Strategy & Planning 

 

Management of internal staff, 

Remote and Offshore Teams

UX Strategy & Planning 

Strategic Roadmaps

Brainstorming Sessions

Wireframing Workshops

Workflow Diagrams

Requirement Elicitation

Heuristic Evaluations 

 

Usability Testing and Scripting

A/B Testing

 

Competitive Audits

 

Affinity Diagramming

 

Pluralistic Walkthroughs           ​

 

Card Sorting Exercises

 

Journey Mapping

Persona and Scenario Development

 

Wireframing

 

Storyboarding

 

High and Low Fidelity Designs and Prototypes

 

Functional and Visual Design

 

Information Architecture    

 

my education

Masters in HCI (Human Computer Interaction)

DePaul University, Chicago, IL

3.85 GPA

Member of Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE) and Golden Key

Fundamentals of Innovation Certification, November 2019

Luma Institute, Pittsburgh, PA

Practitioner of Human-Centered Design, September 2019

Luma Institute, Pittsburgh, PA

Certified Practitioner of Human-Centered Design

UXD Mini-Masters Certificate Program

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick NJ

UXD Certificate

Bachelors of Science, Design

SUNY College at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY

Cum Laude

 

my software knowledge

Photoshop

Sketch

Illustrator              

Indesign

Acrobat

Excel

PowerPoint​

Morae​​

Microsoft Teams

Axure

Justinmind

Balsamiq

Figma

Visio

iRise

UXPin

Invision

Webex

HTML / CSS

Miro

Google Analytics

Visual Studio                 

Sharepoint

Confluence

Jira

Microsoft TFS