Alexander Skogberg

UX, Web & Design

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CV

Employment

inUse Experience, 2015 -

UX Designer

At inUse I continue to develop my skills in UX design. So far, I've worked with clients including DigiExam, Praktikertjänst and ReachMee. I also give lectures on Mobile First, accessibility and macOS.

HiQ Stockholm, 2011 - 2015

UX Designer and Front End Developer

At HiQ I gained vast experience in interaction design, usability testing, accessibility, Mobile First and Responsive Web Design. I worked both solo and as a member of multi-disciplinary teams with clients such as SVT, Klarna, Kambi, KIBI, PTS and rock band Backyard Babies.

Nya Åland, 2007 - 2012

Freelance Journalist

At the newspaper Nya Åland I fine-tuned my writing skills by writing tech columns and reviewing albums, concerts and games.

Education

Master in Interaction Design, Chalmers University of Technology, 2008 - 2010

Master thesis involved creating a design concept for mobile reporting and work order handling. Fields studies and interviews were performed with technicians.

Bachelor in Computer Science and Engineering, Chalmers University of Technology, 2005 - 2008

Bachelor thesis involved developing an application for recording gestures performed with the Nintendo Wii Remote.

Course in interactive sketching technique by Mårten Angner, 2014

Courses in app development for iOS and Android, Umeå University and Mid Sweden University, 2010

Methods

  • Usability testing
  • User research
  • Data-driven design
  • Lo-fi and hi-fi prototyping
  • Wireframes
  • Mobile First
  • Accessibility
  • GUI design

Tools

  • Responsive Web Design
  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • SASS
  • Javascript (mostly jQuery)
  • WordPress
  • Sketch
  • Pixelmator
  • inVision

Publications

Emoodies: Interactive Cushions With Personalities

Featured in SIDER '10 'Ingredients in Gradients' Conference Proceedings, pages 47 - 51.

Together with Patrik Björkman, Nancy Li and Anne-Marie Liljekvist. Read the report. View the video.

Languages

  • Swedish (native)
  • English (fluent in speech and writing)
  • German (basic in speech and writing)
  • Finnish (some grammar)

Other

Degrees in classic guitar and music theory.

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