Design is my career and my hobby. I'm currently focused on digital interfaces and accessibility, but my passions have always been illustration and visual storytelling. Other interests include doodling, exercising, and tinkering with code.


Education

Carnegie Mellon University

Experience

PNC — Experience Designer — since Oct. 2017

  • Leading and supporting the design of Virtual Wallet mobile and online experiences.

PNC — Intern — Summer 2017

  • Created journey maps, storyboards and user profiles to help the Digital Shopping team critically think about the experience of interacting with tablets in retail banking.

BIT Systems — Intern — Summer 2016

  • Rapidly prototyped and tested dashboard designs to optimize the display of spatial data and metrics.

LadyMarry — Intern — Summer 2015

  • Redesigned Android and iOS mobile interfaces to improve visual and navigational flow for a wedding planning and management startup.

Skills

Development

  • User-centered research
  • User-centered design
  • Systems thinking
  • Rapid prototyping
  • Wireframing
  • Storyboarding
  • Illustration
  • Web development

Tools

  • Ps, Ai, Id, Ae, Xd
  • Sketch
  • Principle
  • Unity

Languages

  • HTML/CSS/JS
  • Python

You can also download a PDF of my résumé.


Email

carolyn.y.zhou@gmail.com

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