karthikeyan kandavelu

Usability Analyst - Caterpillar India

Bangalore, India
Ardent designer by nature, with 8+ years of experience in designing simple, usable and inclusive digital products and services which makes human life easy. Strong believer in empathizing user is the key to improve user experience. Desire to be voice of end-user and to promote emotional design. Curious to learn how human behaviour is driven by situations and needs. Support Inclusion, Trust and Transparency. Skilled in 'Design thinking' and 'User Centered Design' methodologies.

Work Experience

Royal Dutch Shell

My responsibilities includes stakeholder interviews, user interviews, User Research, Accessibility improvement, etc.
October 2016 - Bangalore, India

Caterpillar

UX Engineer

Responsible for dashboard design, interactive interfaces to monitor and maintain health of off road trucks and forestry equipment.
December 2015 - September 2016 India

Tata Consultancy Services

UX Designer

UX designer specializing in Retail and Merchandizing. My roles and responsibility includes designing Digital Interactive solutions enhancing over all shopping experience of Retail user and Stakeholder. My nature of job includes User Research, User behavior patter and analysis, Low fidelity & High fidelity wireframe creation, User Interface Design, Design Ideation, Concept Development, Hand Drawn Storyboarding.
May 2014 - December 2015 India

Cognizant Technology Solutions

UX Designer

October 2012 - May 2014 India

Education

Human Factors International

Certified Usability Analyst

December 2017 - December 2017 Pondicherry, India

UX Mint

Certification in Advanced Digital Experience Design

User Research - Data Analysis - Design Strategy - Interaction design - Psychology of Design - Usability Testing - Ethnographic Study - Physical Prototyping
May 2015 - August 2015 Chennai, India

MNM Jain Engineering College

Bachelor of Information Technology

March 2004 - March 2008 Chennai, India

Languages

English (Fluent),
Tamil (Native),
Hindi (Conversational),

Awards

Cognizant Technology Solution

Go Green Award - Cognizant CSR Internal Award

2013

Skills

Acessibility, Ethnography Study, Human Computer Interaction , Human Factor, Information Architecture, Interaction Design, Persona Creation, Prototyping, Task Analysis, Task Flows, UI, Usability Evaluation, Usability Testing, User Experience, User Flows, User Research , Wireframing,