I am also currently pursuing my Master of Science in Experience Design from Northeastern University, to be completed Spring 2020.
Evangelize for a user-centric culture across the organization, align UX team goals with business strategy. Lead user research efforts including user/customer interviews, contextual research visits, user surveys, etc. Provide proto-persona development, goal/task analysis, journey/scenario analysis. Provide heuristic user experience evaluation of existing products to determine where best practices can be applied and enhancements made. Provide analysis of research findings and present to product managers, developers, quality assurance, sales/marketing, support/maintenance and executive team. Provide information architecture analysis and redesign for complex applications, integration of various products into a unified product suite. Mock-up potential user interfaces at various levels of fidelity (pencil sketches, Visio wireframes, interactive Balsamiq mockups, pixel-accurate Photoshop mockups, interactive HTML prototypes, etc). Provide user testing of mockups at various levels of fidelity, observe users attempting to complete goals in order to determine opportunities to improve design. Develop web sites and on-premise web applications using HTML5, Bootstrap, jQuery, AngularJS, EmberJS, NPM, Bower, Grunt, Gulp, OpenAM, Java/JSP, Tomcat, TomEE, SUSE Linux, Apache, PostgreSQL, MySQL, MS-SQL, etc.