Alexander Skogberg

UX, Web & Design

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CV

Employment

inUse Experience, 2015 -

UX Designer

At inUse I continue to develop my UX skills including concept work, graphic design and copywriting when working with clients including Feelgood, SEB, Svenska Spel, DigiExam, Praktikertjänst and ReachMee. I also regularly give lectures on Mobile First and accessibility.

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, the Swedish Post and Telecom Authority and the legendary rock band Backyard Babies.

Nya Åland, 2007 - 2012

Freelance Journalist

At the newspaper Nya Åland I greatly improved 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.

Courses in interactive sketching technique by Mårten Angner, 2014 and 2015

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

Methods

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

Tools

  • Sketch
  • inVision
  • Pixelmator
  • Zeplin
  • Responsive Web Design
  • HTML5
  • CSS3 and SASS
  • Javascript (mostly jQuery)
  • WordPress
  • Git
  • Pen and paper ;)

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.

Much responsive Many CSS Very breakpoint So media query Such HTML Wow