NATALIE ROSE TAYLOR

taylor.natalierose@gmail.com
natalierose.works
425-679-2231

WORK EXPERIENCE

SoFi
Product Designer
San Francisco, CA.  April 2017 – Current

DesignMap
User Experience Designer (Contract)
San Francisco, CA.  Feb – April 2017

Elephant
Interaction Designer
San Francisco, CA. December 2015 – February 2017.

Huge Inc.
User Experience Designer
Brooklyn, NY. June 2014 – December 2015.

Freelance Product Designer
natalierose.works
Brooklyn, NY. March 2014 – Present

Al Jazeera America
Marketing Assistant
New York, NY. June 2013 – June 2014

Alex Marshall Fine Art Advisory
Associate Art Buyer
New York, NY. October 2012 – June 2013

Iliad NY
Design Associate
New York, NY. March 2009 – October 2012

EDUCATION

New York University, Certificate in Digital Design Production. New York, NY. 2012
Brooklyn College, Master of Fine Arts (MFA) – Studio Art. Brooklyn, NY. 2009 – 2011
Pacific Lutheran University, Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) – Studio Art. Tacoma, WA. 2005 – 2009

RELEVANT SKILLS

-Expert knowledge of Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Sketch, Principle, Invision, Responsive Design, Powerpoint, Keynote, Excel
-Working knowledge of CSS, HTML
-Highly empathetic usability intuition
-Confident user advocate with a penchant for healthy debate
-Ability to take concept from a sketch, to a wireframe, to a high-fidelity prototype
-Competent, organized, and intuitive content strategist
-Excellent copywriting and copyediting abilities
-Excellent draftsman skills for rapid prototyping
-Strong storyboarding and illustration skills, with a MFA/BFA in Drawing/Painting
-Experience performing usability testing and conducting user interviews