User Experience Designer

Arlene Xu

Email: [email protected]




User Experience Designer


Optical Character Recognition App

Jun.2020 - PRESENT

· Responsible for User Research, Interaction, and Visual Design

· Collaborate with engineers to define the new road map and user flows of the product

· Create interactive prototypes and conduct user testing

· Redesign the user flows and visual styles for new features

Product Designer


Video Share and Comment SAAS

Apr. 2021 - May.2021

· Work with the product management team to clarify and define product structure and strategy. Collaborated daily with team members in visual design, content strategy, software development

· Lead user research and UX design efforts for website and mobile version of the video share and comment SAAS program which is a collaborating platform especially for filmmakers

· Complete competitor analysis and making sure the product meets the needs of the business

· Lead user experience and user interface design of the product. Design wireframing and prototyping of the product

User Experience Designer


Social Connecting App

Jan. 2021 - Mar. 2021

· Conduct user research of social app market and competitor analysis

· Clarify user pain-point and product goals based on previous user research. Define persona and user journey map

· Wireframing and create mockups of the product including user experience and user interface design


Coursera: Google-UX Design Professional Certificate


· Completed rigorous training designed for UX designers. Topics included UX research fundamentals, inclusive design, wireframes, and high-fidelity prototypes, and tools like Figma and Adobe XD. Completed hands-on projects

University of Birmingham

Master Degree

· Graduate with Merit


· Design Tool: Figma, Sketch, Adobe XD

· UX Research, UX Wireframing and Prototyping

· HTML, CSS (Code own portfolio website)

· Bilingual: Mandarin & English

· Soft Skills: Effective communication, Problem-solving, Teamwork