Maria Sciortino

  • UX+UI | User Researcher | Product Designer
  • Laguna Niguel, California, United States
  • Computer Software

Previous positions

  • Lead UX+UI Designer/Front-End Web Developer at ViewSonic
  • Lead UX+UI Designer, User Researcher at Activate (formerly DisplayWorks | MCG)

Education

Rutgers University-New Brunswick, Bachelor’s Degree, Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Public Profile

Background

Summary

Bridging the gap between user needs and business goals.

Experience

  • Product Designer, User Researcher & UX Consultant

    Freelance

    September 2014 – Present(5 years 1 month)New Jersey & Southern California

  • Lead UX+UI Designer/Front-End Web Developer

    ViewSonic

    September 2016 – September 2018(2 years)Brea, California

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  • Lead UX+UI Designer, User Researcher

    Activate (formerly DisplayWorks | MCG)

    August 2015 – September 2016(1 year 1 month)Parsippany, New Jersey & Irvine, California Offices

  • UX+UI Designer

    Activate (formerly DisplayWorks | MCG)

    October 2013 – August 2015(1 year 10 months)

  • Medical Illustration & Graphic Design Intern

    Activate (formerly DisplayWorks | MCG)

    May 2013 – October 2013(5 months)Parsippany, New Jersey

Education

  • Rutgers University-New Brunswick

    Bachelor’s Degree, Biological and Biomedical Sciences

    2008 – 2012

Languages

  • English

  • Italian

Skills & Expertise

  • Leadership
  • Graphic Design
  • JavaScript
  • CSS
  • Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
  • Responsiveness
  • Web Application Design
  • Illustrator
  • Application Testing
  • Information Architecture
  • Collaborative Problem Solving
  • Mobile Application Design
  • Competitive Analysis
  • Art Direction
  • Virtual Prototyping
  • Graphics
  • Client Relations
  • Wireframes
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Front-End Web Development
  • Logo Design
  • User Research
  • UX Research
  • Web Development
  • User Experience Design
  • Medical Illustration
  • User-centered Design
  • Design Research
  • InDesign
  • Interaction Design
  • Usability Testing
  • Photoshop
  • Usability
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Research Development
  • Problem Solving
  • Typography
  • HTML
  • Responsive Web Design
  • Mac OS
  • User Interface Design
  • Web Design
  • User Experience
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • iOS

Volunteer Experience & Causes

  • Volunteer at John Theurer Cancer Center

    Hackensack University Medical Center

    2010 – 2013Health