About Samiksha Makhijani
Academic Level Degree Bachelor
Age 28 - 32 Years
Industry Graphics Designing
2020 - 2020
Brand Approvals: • Created an end-to-end workflow and explored components, using design system to provide seamless experience to the users. • Participated in client interview calls to understand user needs and behavior. • Collaborated with the team to design a workspace that will reduce the turn around time by 3 days. • Presented the user workflow at the stakeholder’s review to receive feedback and understand the business strategy. Contributor Selection: • Collaborated and worked closely with the project managers, engineering team and data scientists to create approval workspace for the brands. • Designed a scalable solution to release MVP for testing the product at an early stage. • Created a rich interactive prototype for UserTesting.
2018 - 2020
Digital Annual Report for cross-platforms: • Applied design thinking process and created user flows, persona, and customer journey map to understand user needs and behaviour. • Produced interactive prototype using Adobe XD and experimented animations to integrate into the design. • Followed WCAG guidelines to ensure accessibility of the website. Website Redesign: • Conducted a competitor analysis to evaluate competitors strategies, weakness and strengths using standard heuristic principles. • Created user journey map to identify the pain points and the scope for improvement. • Used card sorting to organize the information and create effective navigation through the website. Wordpress website facelift: • Created personas and user journey map to understand the user demographic, and user flow. • Updated the website with their new campaign material using HTML and CSS. • Worked with colour contrast, type sizes and break points
2017 - 2018
iOS app for Georgian College Students: • Conducted stakeholder interviews to understand the organization’s vision and scope of the project. • Based on the information generated from the interviews, created personas and task flow to understand the user journey through the app. • Created Information architecture, low fidelity wireframes and high fidelity wireframes. • Produced interactive prototype for user focused group testing of around 10 users and improved designs.
2014 - 2018
• Created interface designs that enhanced user experience and supported senior designers.
Honors & awards
Presented by Registered Graphic Design Association