A BETTER USER EXPERIENCE

Design that focuses on the user in effort to create an experience that is efficient, creating better returns for your organization.

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About Jared

Jared enjoys creating user centered designs that not only function optimally for the user, but also look beautiful. As a professional designer, he is a proactive problem solver and considers design from a multitude of perspectives. Personally, he enjoys building computers and gaming.

The Process

My process is very iterative and has evolved from my experience across multiple disciplines. What has emerged is a synergy between UX Design, Agile development principles, and the Lean Startup methodologies.

Discovery

This is where the designer gets down into the weeds of the project and where a lot of user and competitor research activities happens.

Design & Development

The Design phase is where the high fidelity design is fleshed out, and usually one design is chosen.

Ideation

This is where the designer takes all the information learned in the discovery phase and organizes it.

Validation

After feedback is received from the audience and stakeholders, it may be necessary to revisit some of the research undertaken, get additional …

The Work

My portfolio is a collection of projects from my seven years of experience working in the field of design.

Donor Website

Build a donor microsite that creates a more high-end user experience and feeling to engage potential donors like current

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Events Calendar

Create a fully functioning event calendar for students to inquire in what events are going on in or around National University. The

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User-Centered Methods

My experience over the years has been diverse, leading me to have a large skill set. Some of my skills include:

  • Contextual inquiry and design
  • Competitive research and analysis
  • Heuristic evaluation
  • Think abounds
  • Brainstorming
  • Sketches
  • Persona development
  • Storyboards
  • Card sorting
  • Task flows
  • Empathy map
  • Journey map
  • Affinity diagramming
  • Information architecture
  • Both high/low fidelity wireframes
  • Paper and interactive prototypes
  • Styleguides
  • Web analytics and metrics
  • A/B testing
  • And much more!

Recent Work from Dribbble

Below are shots of my latest projects. More shots from other pr ojects are available on Dribbble.

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Based in sunny San Diego, California

+1 (619) 997-2058

jdgase@gmail.com