EXPERIENCE 

4.5 years, Microsoft India, Senior UX Designer (current..) 

1 year, Tribal DDB, Art Direction - Digital Marketing

2 years - UI Designer, Pramati Technologies 

6 months - UX Intern Moonraft Innovations 

8 months - Asst. System Engineer, TCS

 EDUCATION 

New Media Design 2010-2012, National Institute of Design, Gandhinagar 8.39 cgpa 

Bachelors of Engineering MIT, Manipal (2003 - 2007) 83.2% 

Class 12th CBSE Board, Army School Ambala (2003) 

 SKILLSET 

Design Thinking, User Research, Interaction Design. Visual Design, UI Development ,UX Strategy

Estimations, Risks, Heuristics, stakeholder management, scenario building

SOFTWARES

Adobe Photoshop, After Effects, Illustrator, Premier pro, Dreamweaver, Audition Html, CSS,JQuery, Java, C++ Processing, Arduino, Ableton Live  

AWARDS & CERTIFICATIONS

Certified Usability Analyst - Human Factors International

Presented at MLADS on AI for Wildlife

Finalist from India at the International Brancott Estate World of Wearable Art – New Zealand. Garment “Vibes” currently exhibited at WoW & Collectable Cars Museum, Nelson. 

Adobe Semi Finalist - 2012, Installation Design "Stoctaves" won the media category at Pune Design Festival 2013 

"Stoctaves" poster paper selected for publication at the WSCG conference held at Plzen, Czech Republic 

"Stoctaves" presented at the India HCI 2012 conference, 

Pune Honorary mention at OzChi Design Challenge 2011 Theme Serendipity 

Won many posters,painting competition at school and inter college level INTERESTS  Sketching, music, travel, reading, painting, photography 

HOBBIES

Traveling, Music, Reading, Painting, Sketching, Swimming