Head of Design @ Neeva
Design for Neeva — Ad-Free, Private Search Engine.
Previously UX Lead for Web Platform at Chrome.
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Design for Neeva Team, 2022 — now
Design for Neeva Growth, 2021 — now
Founded and grew the web platform UX team
Served as the design manager
Shipped web platform features and products
Shipped browser improvements and features
Migration of AdMob’s mobile advertiser and publisher products into Google Ads
Nutility, Agency.com, and DesignStorm
Corp web sites, user research, and web apps for Samsung, LG, Amore Pacific, and SK
· Neeva Spaces
· Cookie Cutter extension
· Marketing home neeva.com and sign-up flow
· Free Basic tier
· Premium membership
· Experiments on mobile and web
· Social media imagery production
For users, developers, and partners, I, as the UX Lead, guided the project teams to design the web platform offerings: Payments and Web ID/Auth APIs, Device capability APIs, Web Permissions, Chrome DevTools, Lighthouse, Page Speed Insights, web.dev, and PWAs.
Launched a new brand and a new home for canonical resources for web development
Audited, proposed directions for, specified, and assisted in shipping of the dialog patterns on Chromium and Chrome browser
I'm a KS fan so it's a big deal for me = )
Neeva's 2022 April fool's announcement 😉 #teamwork
As the lead designer, who led, designed, and shipped the UI iterations, I wrote the rationale on the design choices in the section 4.1 New UI for the notification permission prompt.
As the lead designer on the Google Chrome side in the joint effort with Microsoft Edge, I proposed, reviewed, and coordinated the publication of this article.
15 minute talk, and group panel discussions
Before Neeva, I worked at Google as the UX Lead for Chrome Web Platform, and also as a designer for Chrome Browser, Chrome OS, and Google Ads. Before Google, I designed for startups and corporations, mostly on the web.
Product design, UI design, Figma, Principle, HTML/CSS/JS,
UX audit, UI implementation review, Accessibility review,
Bug report/collaboration, Workshop facilitation, Interviews, Managing UX team
I create and improve software products that assist consumers, developers, and customers to do their jobs well.
I take complex problems, unpack them into concrete explanations and user interfaces, and ensure quality implementation.
Attentive collaboration with cross functional groups is essential in my day-to-day practices.
A light-weight story of the Neeva team developing and shipping the Cookie Cutter name and logo, which were deviated from the original Neeva brand colors, geometry, and name.
Bug reports to fix and ship the implementation of the Form Control Refresh and Dark Mode (2019-2021) with accuracy per the design spec, in collaboration with Microsoft Edge Engineering
Developed the eye dropper of <input type=color>, incorporating interactive mocks to discuss variations, in collaboration with Microsoft Edge Engineering
Guided the process of making dialogs on Chrome desktop browser more usable on screen readers
Guided a Chrome feature team making choices on dialog modalities toward the Chrome's design system direction