Professional experience

08/2017 – ongoing (freelance)
Telekom Innovation Laboratories / User Driven Innovation, Berlin — UX Research Consultant

07/2017 – ongoing (freelance)
CaptivationLabs, London — UX Research Consultant

06/2017 – ongoing
Neurosphere, Berlin — UX/Product Strategy

06/2017 – 07/2017 (freelance project)
Contentful, Berlin — Customer Research

03/2017 – 05/2017 (freelance)
Non-Profit Project, Berlin — UX / UI Design

09/2016 – 03/2017 (freelance, full-time)
SAP Innovation Center, Potsdam — User Experience Research and Design

10/2013 – 07/2016 (full-time), 09/2012 – 09/2013 (working student)
HERE Maps / Nokia, Berlin — User Experience Research and Design

06/2010 – 12/2010 (working student) 
Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute, Berlin — Business Development and Interactive Media/Human Factors

05/2007 – 07/2012 (freelance) 
Various Clients — Research and Design

03/2006 – 04/2007 (freelance) 
Maison Moderne, Luxembourg — Editorial Design

10/2002 – 01/2006 (full-time) 
Binsfeld Communication, Luxembourg — Media Design

06/2001 – 09/2002 (full-time) 
Haus & Gross Communication, Saarbrücken — Media Design
 


Educational background

08/1998 – 04/2000   
Druckerei Klinke europrint, Saarbrücken / * insolvency
Media Designer – print, Apprenticeship
 

1995 – 1997  
Fachoberschule für Design, Saarbrücken
Technical College – University Entrance Qualification

09/2007 – 09/2012
University of Applied Sciences Potsdam
BA Interface Design
 

05/2000 – 05/2001  
Haus & Gross Communication, Saarbrücken
Media Designer – digital & print, Apprenticeship


Trainings

  • Design Sprint – A Framework for Fast Product Innovation – by AJ & Smart, November 17, 2016
  • UX Strategy Masterclass Workshop – by Paul Bryan, June 24, 2016
    Moving from tactical to strategic UX/CX design, Aligning experience design with business strategy, Creating a data-driven user model, Experience mapping, Design thinking for feature set innovation, Creating an experience design strategy, Communicating UX strategy to executives, partners, and teams
  • Working Effectively in a Global Environment – by Mark Frederick, June 2–4, 2016
    Effective Business Relationships in India & Effective Business Relationships in America
  • Presentation Structure and Storytelling Communicating with Purpose – HERE University 2015

  • Presentation Skills for Professionals – HERE University 2015

  • Myers-Briggs Personality / Team Building Workshop – HERE University 2015
     


Skills

Sketching with pen and paper, Adobe CC (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premiere, After Effects, Acrobat Pro), MS Office, Sketch, Axure, Apple Keynote, FontLab Studio

Languages

German (native speaker)
English (fluent in writing and speaking)
French (basic knowledge)