A Snapshot of My Experience 

Resume

Tools

  • Sketch App

  • Axure RP

  • InVision

  • Flinto

  • Adobe Photoshop

  • Leading Teams 

  • Visual Design

  • User Interface Design

  • Information Architecture

  • Interaction Design

  • User Research

  • Design Critique

  • Project Management

  • Usability Testing

  • Prototyping

Skills

(512) 423-3772

jerramurphy@outlook.com

linkedin.com/in/jerramurphy

jerramurphy.com

Contact 

Jerra Murphy

User Experience Designer

I’m a business-savvy designer fascinated by human connections and experiences, who mixes user research with conceptual and visual design to produce innovative solutions whether on- or off-screen. 

Flux Bucket | 2017

  • Contracted with Flux Bucket to lead the user experience research and design for a legislative tracking application for a national government relations firm. Crafted a subscription-based product design as well as a marketing web design for the new product launch.

Experience

  MOBILE RESPONSIVE USER INTERFACE DESIGN

Friend In Deed | UX Team Lead / Project Manager | 2017

  • Supervised a UX team of researchers, architects, designers, and developers using systems thinking to solve complex problems surrounding disaster relief.  Led the team through design studios and sprints to expand the ideation process before honing in on our MVP.

  MOBILE APP DESIGN

The Get Up | UX & Visual Design | 2017

  • Worked with a start-up organization to help define mission and write content for a new web presence. Designed branding, logos, mood boards, and a style guide and component library to build a solid foundation to pass onto the developer and establish their identity.

  STARTUP WEB & BRAND DESIGN

  FREELANCE DESIGN

Inspired Images | Owner | 2006-2017

  • Launched and fully established a business with a broad client base to design a diverse range of projects. Managed finances, schedules, client relationships, project scope and delivered within deadlines and business constraints.

Education

  User Experience Design Immersive • General Assembly

Sharpened efficiency in designing experiences, interactions, and interfaces. Improved soft skills like articulating design decisions and collaboration. 

  Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) • Religious Studies • Nebraska Christian College

Focused on the nature of religious belief, religious history, and the academic fields used to study religion such as anthropology, philosophy, and psychology.

Global Data & Analytics Company | UX Team Lead | 2017

  • Partnered with top executives from the world’s leading source of global business information, knowledge and insights, and a national firm as the UX lead for a global enterprise data project. Created three new integrated yet distinct interface products using a semantic web ontology paired with an user-centered approach to problem-solving focused on achieving business goals through research, prototyping, design and outcome analysis. 

  SEMANTIC DATA USER INTERFACE DESIGN