Min Heong Hong
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Min Heong Hong

Product Designer in New York, NY, She/her

Open to work!

6 months ago

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Work Experience

2023 — Now
Lead Product Designer (Freelance) at IN2 Church
New York, NY
  • Conducted quantitative user research to analyze factors contributing to low user engagement in the app

  • Devised a comprehensive design solution based on research insights, ensuring alignment with technical constraints and user requirements

  • Led the entire design process, structuring and planning design work, and redesigned the app for intuitiveness based on information architecture

  • Collaborated with cross-functional teams of a project manager, product designer, and senior creative director, sharing design feedback to enhance the quality and user experience of the platform

  • Achieved a remarkable user increase of 1,900% post-app relaunch

2023 — Now
Product Designer (freelance) at Witchpin
New York, NY
  • Collaborate with a designer to create user flows and wireframes, aiming to enhance usability and maintain consistent visuals throughout the website

  • Redesign the layout and design systems of the website and mobile web on Wix

2023 — Now
Visual Designer (freelance) at David Birnbaum / Rare 1
New York
  • Create 100+ custom jewelry Photoshop prototypes and 360-degree detail videos for clients in collaboration with the senior Gemologist

  • Design ongoing collection brochures for 2K+ potential customers

2022 — 2022
Product Design Intern at The Beryl Consulting Group, LLC
New Jersey, NJ
  • Enhancing accessibility through improvements in color contrast and typography within the design systems

  • Led first design presentation to stakeholders and engineers, improving communication between design and engineering teams

2022 — 2022
Product Designer at Spotify X Cornell Tech
New York, NY
  • Designed user flows, wireframes, and high-fidelity prototypes, handing them over to engineers to materialize in-app audio recording features

  • Collaborated with 5 engineers to establish a new business model and create a potential app prototype for Spotify’s audiobook service

2021 — 2021
Product Designer at Humana X Cornell Tech
New York, NY
  • Conceptualized a pill bottle scanner app idea and designed visual materials to successfully pitch the proposed solution and its demo to stakeholders

  • Collaborated with 3 engineers and a medical student to conduct user testing, achieving an average 97% task completion accuracy

2020 — 2020
Graphic Web Designer at LG Electronics
Seoul, South Korea
  • Developed web and mobile design templates for LG e-commerce in alignment with LG design systems, resulting in a 300% increase in workforce productivity

  • Led design reviews, resulting in a 100% reduction in errors

Education

2020 — 2023
BFA at Parsons School of Design
New York, NY

Certifications

2022
Foundation of User Experience Design from Google Career Certificates

Volunteering

2023 — 2023
PR Assistant at Loft Creative Group
  • Supported the PR team during Grace Ling's debut collection at NYFW 2023 by managing the check-in process for 100+ guests and providing assistance to the PR team leader for VIP guests.
2023 — 2023
PR Assistant at Loft Creative Group
New York, NY
  • Assisted the PR team for Christopher John Rogers Resort 2023 Fashion Show by helping 300+ guests check-in and FOA seating and runners.
2023 — 2023
PR Assistant at Loft Creative Groups
New York, NY
  • Helped the PR team for the House of Aama Fashion Show by assisting with guest check-in and FOH production.