Mac Le

  • Product Designer
  • Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Design

Previous positions

  • User Experience Resident at Deutsch
  • Creative Intern at Pitch

Education

University of California, Los Angeles, Bachelor’s Degree, Design and Media Arts

Public Profile

Background

Summary

I’m a product designer with a background in advertising and computer game IxD research. I strive to understand problems, define solutions, foster empathy, create interactions, and craft meaningful experiences.

Experience

  • Product Designer

    AuditBoard

    August 2017 – Present(2 years 2 months)Orange County, California Area

    – Work closely with the product team to design mockups and prototypes that align with business objectives and product vision – Contribute to all stages of product development: user research, wireframes, UAT, and shipping design to the engineering team – Research and design growth features for AuditBoard’s core products, SoxHub and OpsAudit – Lead efforts to formalize app color palette and design system for rapid prototyping and development

  • User Experience Resident

    Deutsch

    June 2017 – August 2017(2 months)Greater Los Angeles Area

    – Worked on Uber, Microsoft ignite, and letgo – Collaborated with UX team to redesign letgo’s mobile and web experience for their Trust & Safety initiative to build trust in the platform – Designed and prototyped on-boarding experience and digital assets for Uber’s 2017 Summer Campaign – Explored experiential concepts with UX team for Microsoft Ignite 2017, Microsoft’s largest tech convention with over 6,000 attendees.

  • Creative Intern

    Pitch

    June 2016 – August 2016(2 months)

    – Worked on Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, Burger King, Konami, and SunPower – Designed ad campaign materials, including POSM, style guides, pitch decks, and web assets – Collaborated with UX designers, copywriters, and strategists to create Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf’s rebrand mobile and web experience

  • Visual Designer

    The New University

    March 2013 – June 2014(1 year 3 months)UC Irvine

    – Designed interactive feed-based features on the homepage – Created social media content promoting UCI products and services. Contributed to the transition of the business’s platform from print to digital that yielded over 8,000 additional viewership

  • Junior Art Director

    IEEE

    March 2013 – May 2013(2 months)Greater Los Angeles Area

    – Developed digital and print promotional assets – Collaborated with the engineering team to define the website’s UI/UX as well as end-to-end content pipeline

Education

  • University of California, Los Angeles

    Bachelor’s Degree, Design and Media Arts

    2014 – 2017

Skills & Expertise

  • Premiere
  • Illustrator
  • Sketch
  • Art Direction
  • Sony Vegas Video
  • Digital Illustration
  • Branding & Identity
  • Motion Design
  • UX Research
  • User Experience Design
  • Principle
  • InDesign
  • Interaction Design
  • Digital Video
  • Photoshop
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Adobe XD
  • Visual Communication
  • User Interface Design
  • Cinema 4D
  • Social Media Marketing

Courses

University of California, Los Angeles

  • Design Culture(DESMA 10)
  • Typography(DESMA 25)
  • 3D Modeling and Motion(DESMA 156)
  • Game Design(DESMA 157)
  • Interactivity and Games: Programming Interactive Tools(DESMA 171)
  • Design Futures(DESMA 104)
  • Virtual Reality and Real World(DESMA 160)

Organizations

  • UCLA Creative Labs

    Member

    March 2016 – Present

  • UCI ICS x VGDC

    Present

Volunteer Experience & Causes

Causes Mac cares about:

  • Children
  • Civil Rights and Social Action
  • Human Rights