RyanY

RyanY

At a glance

Skills

  • Film / video production
  • Graphic design
  • Database / CRM development
  • Digital and IT strategy
  • Network / system management
  • Project management / Product owner
  • SEO and analytics
  • Software and web development
  • Web design (including UX/UI)

Where

Based in Walton-on-Thames, London (South)
I would prefer to volunteer mainly at home

Time

Either in or out of office hours

Causes

  • Any

Type of role

Ongoing role, Short term project, Trustee/Governor

Work history

About me

Ryan is a principal user experience researcher and leader that holds over 20 years of experience working with digital products across agency, client-side, and B2B.

He successfully defended his PhD computing thesis in 2019, which involved the research and development of the world’s first culturally adaptive user interface (within a social domain).

He has led and successfully delivered numerous business-critical research projects within the areas of finance, automotive, social, pharmaceutical, fashion, media, military, sport, e-commerce, and legal.

His mixed-method research approach strives to deliver product insights leading to business benefits such as: reducing time to value (TTV), increasing user retention, and reducing development and design time.

He is well versed with successfully leading teams, having held a number of management positions, and is experienced in effectively communicating with key stakeholders including C-level executives. He has led UX research and design for companies including Google, Facebook, eBay, Cisco, and Sony.

What am I looking for

Open to roles related to Blockchain, the environment, and special educational needs.