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Matheus Costa

Senior Product Designer

Biography

I’m a Brazilian designer bridging the gap between Product Design and Software Development who’s worked in-house and remotely on tons of different projects creating digital experiences for over 10 years across a variety of industries.

Education

Bachelor of Design Degree (2011 - 2014)

Universidade do Sagrado Coração (USC)

Languages

Portuguese: Native Speaker

English: Near Fluent

Spanish: Near Fluent

Capabilities

Product Design: Definition, research, user stories, use cases, flow charting, wireframing, prototyping, visual specification, asset creation, QA, and evaluation.

UI Patterns: Interactive design frameworks, interface patterns and dynamic content.

Design Tools: Figma, Invision, Photoshop, Balsamiq and Zeplin.

UI Coding: HTML, Pug, Jade, CSS, Sass, Stylus, JavaScript, jQuery, React & Vue.js.

Work Experience

  • Product Designer (Sep 21 - Present)

    Hubstaff 🇺🇸

    I first joined the marketing team to improve the team's experience when pushing new content to the web pages, providing a CMS combined with a Storybook to list the available blocks to be used.
    Then I transitioned to be the P.O of the billing and designOps teams, improving payment-related features and also the design system.

  • Product Designer (Jul 19 - Sep 21)

    Devready 🇺🇸

    Led the end-to-end design process for the Rockford Fosgate dashboard.
    Activities included the implementation of Lean UX processes and UI design.

  • Lead Designer (Nov 17 - Aug 21)

    Eventene 🇺🇸

    Crafted all their products, starting with the design system, a dashboard for event organizers, and mobile apps for participants.

  • Lead Web Designer (Aug 16 - Nov 17)

    E-xact Transactions 🇨🇦

    Led the design from the conception to delivery of several features of their legacy fintech platform in a modern Single Page Application for Chase.

  • UX / UI Designer (Aug 14 - Aug 16)

    Helabs 🇧🇷

    Worked from the conception to delivery of projects for multiple clients like H&R Block, Citrix, and General Electric.

  • UX / UI Designer (Jan 13 - Aug 14)

    Firework Web & Mobile 🇧🇷

    Worked from the conception to delivery of projects for their main client Scalable Path.

  • UX / UI Designer (Nov 11 - Jul 14)

    Arca Solutions 🇧🇷

    Worked with a range of startups to kick-start their concepts and define a design language for their projects based on the eDirectory template.