Hello, I am

UIXNER

I RESEARCH, DOCUMENT, PROTOTYPE, TEST, ITERATE, DESIGN AND DELIVER

Abhijit Gaikwad

I am UX UI Designer and an artist with experience in application design, Branding, and Illustrations. I create empathetic designs and do my best to blend user’s needs and business goals.
 
Over the course of my 8.5 years of a design career, I have worked for a variety of industries including automotive, banking, travel, Insurance, education, health-care and others. I love to create user-centered designs which will delight users with creativity, effectiveness, and satisfaction. Paper, pencil, and colors are my true companion and strength. Shearing a few of my work samples/experiences, hope you will enjoy them. 

MY DESIGN JOURNEY

Experience

Synopsis

 I impart the best of my creativity that benefits the organization and consequently enhance my professional growth.

Barclays

Jul 2018 - Present

Working as an UX Experience Consultant in collaboration with Product Owners and Business Analysts to  innovate, ideate and build in a flexible new age fintech solutions. Conceiving and conducting user research, interviews and surveys, and translating them into sitemaps, user flows, customer journey maps, wireframes, mockups and prototypes.

TechMahindra

Feb 2017 - Jun 2018

Worked as UX Lead on the numerous telecom solutions from scratch, wherein devised interaction strategies in sync with user goals and clients’ business goals and tirelessly advocated for the needs and goals of primary users.

Hexaware Technologies

Feb 2014 - Jan 2017

Worked as Sr. UI UX Designer for verity of domains like transport, retail, airline etc. Was accountable to handle end to end UX deliverables and primarily work on the UI strategy and POCs.

Allscripts

Nov 2011 - Dec 2013

Worked as Visual / Graphic Artist to build e-learning study material, mock-ups, demos and prototypes of an applications and e-learning courses.

Indecomme Global Services

Aug 2010 - Oct 2011

This was my first stint in an IT organization after completing studies. I joined here as a Graphic Artist and was involved in development of GUI’s for e-learning courses/portals, interactive designs, concepts, flash animations/intros and illustrations

EDUCATION

certification

Certified Usability Analyst

Human Factors Internationals is the world’s gold standard in professional UX training

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

Applied Arts

Abhinav Kala Mahavidyalaya,
Jun 2010

Higher Secondary School Certificate

Yashwantrao Chavan Institute of Science
Jun 2003

secondary school certificate

St. Paul's School
Jun 2010

Skills

UX Research 85%
Wireframing and UI Prototyping 95%
User Empathy 75%
Analytics 80%

Tools

Adobe Photoshop 90%
Adobe Illustrator 80%
Axure RP Pro 95%
Sketch, Balsamiq, Invision 70%
Html & CSS 70%

testimonials

Amisha Shah

Experience Design Head | Tigerspike

Abhijit is very creative designer. His sketching skills are outstanding. He is determined, dedicated and hard working. This helped him successfully transition into UX design. His work was much appreciated on many successful projects and proposals. He is highly dependable in demanding situations and valuable to the teams that deliver value.

Source: LinkedIn

Amol Jagtap

UX Consultant | TechMahindra

“I had worked with Abhijit on same project. It was really helpful to have Abhijit’s input, with his expertise and skills on User Experience Design. I have collaborated with him as a UX/UI Designer on a corporate banking project. He is a very dedicated and detail oriented Researcher and a Designer, who executes projects successfully. He has extremely good Time Management skills, which contributed for timely project completion. I would highly recommend Abhijit, for challenging projects as he is a good blend of a skilled User Researcher and a Designer.”

Source: LinkedIn

Saravanan Marudhachalam

Sr. Interaction Designer | M. H. Alshaya Co.

Abhijit’s passion is his USP. He always ensures more than 100% involvement in anything he does. I have worked with him in 3 projects and found him to be very creative, smart, hard working and a real team player to work with.

Source: LinkedIn

Karthikeyan Baskaran

Technical Architect | Hexaware Technologies

“Abhijit is very creative and good at his UX skills. Worked with him in couple of projects his user experience and understanding on the business is highly appreciated by the clients. The design are up to latest standards. Always have ears to listen to the technical team on feasibility and to give the best user experience to market standards.”

Source: LinkedIn