About Tim Lee

ABOUT TIM LEE

A Talented UX/UI design architect with the proven know-how to combine creative and usability viewpoints resulting in world-class Web, Mobile & Desktop applications. 17+ years of success in optimizing user engagement for various brands. Expert in providing a compelling user experience and visual design to improve brand loyalty, customer retention, and visit-to-order ratios.

Has extensive experience in Qualitative & Quantitative Research, Interviews, Contextual Inquiry, Goal & Task Analysis, Personas, Scenarios, Storyboarding, Wireframing, Prototyping, A/B testing, Lean Concepts, and Agile environment. Specializing in Visual Design, Interaction Design, Motion Graphics, Pixel Perfect Mockups High Fidelity Interactive Wireframes, Typography, Color Theory, Interface Design Standards, and Guidelines. Strong experience in the full software design and development life-cycle from concept through delivery of enterprise portals, next-generation mobile applications’ and customized solutions.

Passion for user-centered design and desirable, usable products, and any UI Design Architect. A strong leader takes charge when needed. Manages products, projects & teams, with delivery assurance. Entrepreneurial minded with business acumen. Very “Big”-picture oriented. An exceptional combination of right brain/left brain strengths. Problem-solver and innovator. The ongoing quest to learn about new technology and utilize it in my day to day work.

  • Possesses a Deep knowledge of full user experience design process and I had the ability to contribute at any level- I possess hands-on experience with Sketch and Adobe Creative Suite for wire-framing and prototyping.

  • Extensive experience with HTML – HTML5, CSS – CSS3, LESS & SaaS

  • Extensive experience designing and developing rich, interactive data visualizations i.e. BI | Big Data / Analytics

  • Dashboard (D3, jQuery, Tableau, Hadoop)

  • Strong understanding of web standards, design pattern’s and cross-browser compatibility

  • Extensive experience with 508 compliance

  • Experienced with JS frameworks (AngularJS-2, ExtJS, Node.js, Reactjs, Vanilla JS – started experimenting with javascript in 1993.

  • Solid understanding of application server and database development, including data structures and algorithms

  • Relational database experience with Oracle & SQL

  • Experience with Agile development methodology and the application of as Scum Master

  • Experience with “Cloud” AWS & Azure

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively

  • Problem solver and technology enthusiast

  • Creative, innovative, and resourcefulness

  • Willingness to learn, teach and to innovate in a rapidly changing market

Sponge for Information, Avid reader of industry publications and what-ever that interests me. Easy going, Absolute no EGO, fast learner, hungry to be challenged.

SKILLS & CAPABILIITES

Visual Design
100
photoshop, illustrator, In Design, After Effects, Sketch, HTML-HTML5, css-css3, es6
DOM Manipulation
100
Dojo Toolkit jQuery Midori MooTools Prototype JS FW React.js YUI Library
GUI (WIDGET)
85
Ext JS | Sencha AngularJS Bootstrap DHTMLX Dojo Widgets ZURB Foundation Google’s Polymer paper elements jQuery UI jQWidgets Kendo UI WinJS
PURE JavaScript /AJAX
90
Google Closure Lib. JSPHP MS AJAX Lib. Pdf.js Socket.IO
Databases
85
Sql MySql NoSql Oracle Prototyping Tools Balsamiq InDesign Experience Design OmniGraf
SDK’s | IDE’s
75
Android IOS C \ C++ Java python c# Ruby Actionscript FLEX MXML Hadoop
Animation | 3D
85
Adobe Animate Flash Maya 3DS Max ProE Fuse
Audio / Video
95
Adobe Audition Adobe Premier ProTools Final Cut Pro
Graphical | Visualization (canvas/SVG)
95
AnyChart D3.js Highcharts Easel JS | CreateJS Raphaël SWFObject Velocity.js
Template Systems
85
Cascade FW Handlebars jQuery Mobile Mustache
Unit Testing
90
Jasmine Mocha Unit.js
Web Application (MVC,MVVM)
85
Angular JS Backbone JS Cappuccino Ember js Ext js GWT SMARTGWT JSMVC Mojito Nodejs prototype js FW React js Modernizr TypeScript
Other
75
JDK Eclipse JBoss Visual Basic Dreamweaver

LATEST WORK AND VARIOUS PROJECT

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Current Engagement:

FinLocker

Saint Louis, Missouri

Ui Ux Architect / Lead Designer

Defined the design standard, guidelines, patterns and front end architecture for the Personal Financial Manager for Leader One , Equifax, and Several other Banking, Lending , Mortgage insititutes. Created and maintained custom component libraries Implemented Rapid prototype design and development • Bridged the communication gap between business and IT. Mentored Designers and Developers. Define the Architecture of the field facing applications for lenders and consumers to manage all their financial assets and liabilities. Architected and designed a self-help video library for the advisors to identify proper use of the applications. Developed interaction flows, wireframes, and schematic designs for user flows to define optimal user experience. Liaised with  engineers to create persona’s from user information. Assessing analytics to optimize performance of products.  

 

Previous Engagement:

Harris Corporation 

(100% remote contract to hire) 

San Diego, Ca

Principal UI/UX Architect / Lead Designer & Developer

Mar 2018 – Present  

Federal Services, Military projects

My responsibilities included but where not limited to meeting daily with the stakeholders and gathered requirements and review current workload. Convert the legacy Communication Network Management System into a ReactJS Application. Architected and designed the entire front-end of the application. Identified, designed and developed a custom components library. Updated and maintained all specifications, guidelines and the style guide as needed. Mentored the design and development team on designing with a purpose and not to just design. Mentored the teams on agile processes.

 

 BOEING, Tapestry Solutions

 (100% remote contract)

San Diego, Ca

 Principal UI/UX Architect / Lead Designer & Developer

 Mar 2018 – June 2018

 Designing and developing mobile and enterprise applications using front-end technologies such as AngularJS, Angular2-4, React, Knockout, Ember, Ext JS, Typescripts and Web services, vanilla JS, bootstrap, custom UI frameworks Designing and developing Business Intelligence dashboards using technologies such as Angular, Gridster, d3, Power BI and tableau