Phil Ramunno

User-Centered, Insight-Driven UX Designer

Portfolio

Process

Research

Understand the goals of the business and competitive landscape. Learn how people interact with the brand and product. Identify problems and strategic opportunities.

Design

Design a responsive interface focused on the user's needs and the goals of the business. Combine intuitive interactions and clean aesthetics to create a compelling product.

Iterate

Test designs with real customers in a tight feedback loop. Weigh learnings against experience and instinct. Refine the product to better meet user and business objectives.

Resume

I find the right problems to focus on, test solutions with actual customers, and design intuitive products for the desktop and mobile devices.

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Lead User Experience Designer

The Library Corporation

February 2011 – Present

New York, NY & Los Angeles, CA

Lead UX/UI designer for Library Solution, an integrated library system utilized by more than 4,500 libraries worldwide including Chicago Public Schools, Los Angeles Public Library, West London College in the United Kingdom, Wellington City Libraries in New Zealand, the Ministry of Education in Singapore, and the American Embassy of Ethiopia and Madagascar. The system is dynamic, localized, accessible, standards compliant, and highly customizable.

    Notable Projects
  • Public Library Catalog
  • Academic Library Reservation System
  • RDA Express Product and Marketing Site
  • eBibliofile Marketing Site
  • Library Website Platform
  • Product Style Guide

Art Director

The Barbarian Group

March 2010 – January 2011

New York, NY

Responsible for the interaction design, motion graphics, and front-end development of microsites to support campaigns for Samsung and Aquent.

    Notable Projects
  • Samsung Galaxy S2 Campaign
  • Samsung Wonderlab Campaign

Design Technologist

Cheil USA

January 2009 – March 2010

Ridgefield Park, NJ

Responsible for the interaction design and front-end development of microsites to support campaigns for Samsung and Hankook Tires.

    Notable Projects
  • Samsung.com Homepage
  • Samsung CNET Page
  • Samsung WOW Challenge with Ze Frank
  • Samsung 2009 NFL Campaign
  • Samsung Text N' Tunes Campaign

Flash Developer

Renegade

August 2006 – December 2008

New York, NY

Responsible for the interaction design and front-end development of microsites and rich media to support campaigns for clients such as Panasonic, Car & Driver, Redbox, Gale International, and Gilda's Club.

    Notable Projects
  • Panasonic.com Redesign
  • Panasonic Share the Air Campaign Microsite
  • Panasonic Toughbook Campaign Microsite
  • Songdo Touchscreen Map
  • Office Administration App
    Product Design
  • User Research
  • Rapid Prototyping
  • Information Architecture
  • User Experience Design
  • User Interface Design
  • Usability Testing
    Software
  • Balsamiq
  • OmniGraffle
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Flash
  • Adobe After Effects
    Languages
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • Javascript
  • Actionscript
Share the Air

Developer on team that won the 2008 WebAward for Outstanding Achievement in Web Development. Share the Air was a microsite of user generated content promoting Panasonic's sponsorship of the Dew Action Sports tour.

The Wow Challenge

Developed an application for Samsung, to promote a solar-powered phone, that allowed users to upload pictures of letters formed from shadows. These letters were used to create a dynamic shadow font, which was published in The 3D Type Book (2011) by London design studio FL@33.

Rochester Institute of Technology

Bachelor of Fine Arts, New Media Design

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