1. Hello!
      My Name is
      Glen Cooley

      I am a User Experience Consultant and Designer for WEB, MOBILE APPS and EMERGENT PLATFORMS.

      I work with companies to help them understand their users and put users at the heart of product/feature design & development.

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      01/03
    2. User Centered Design

      Working with a strong focus on design and user experience. I create digital experiences for brands and companies.

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      02/03
    3. Users are where design begins

      By starting with the user and deep undersrtanding of their needs exceptional and class leading products come to life.

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      03/03
  1. about me

    Name: Glen Cooley
    Email: glen@glencooley.com
    Phone: +44 (0)7734925239
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    About me

    Hello

    I'm a UI/UX & Product Designer with over 9 years experience working across Finance, Ecommerce and SAAS.

    My skills are prodominantly in UX Architecture and Experience Strategy. I have worked on a range of innovative products for Web and Devices (iOS/Android).

    I am a strong customer advocated and place UCD as the foundation to craft class leading experiences with user research providing the cornerstone for success.

    1. skills

      Breadth and depth.

      User experience is a blend of skills

      From deep understanding to insight generation my skills are in bringing products from concept to reality using a range of methods and a user centred design approach.

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    2. Research

      Use of both quantatative and qualitative research to find the underlying user needs and desires.

      Strategy

      Pulling research, insights and product vision together to create a clear experience strategy for organisations.

      Design

      Delivered high quality design docs: sketches, sitemap, user flows, wireframes, mockups, specification.

      Prototyping

      Static and dymanic prototypes to provide insight and validation for continual iteration.

      01. Research

      02. Wireframing

      03. Design

      04. Strategy

      Postits used
      Interviews
      Features shipped
      App downloads
  2. employment

    • 2018 - 2015

      Funding Circle - Senior UX Designer/Architect

      Involved in all facets of product design and research. Created the basis for UX strategy and alignment across the global offices
    • 2015 - 2013

      Wonga - Senior UX Architect

      Continual user and design research to continue to roll out new product features. Was lead UX for a complete revisuallisation and development of new mobile application
    • 2013 - 2010

      Play.com - Senior UX Designer

      Led UX design on many mobile applications that redefined the market landscape.
    • 2010 - 2007

      Webroster - UI & Interaction Designer

      Worked across a suite of SaaS software creating flows, design and assets for implementation by the development team.

    Design is not the aesthetics but the emotional bond it creates with the user and the purpose it plays in their lives.

    1. portfolio

      Other Things I've Designed.

      Created strong design concepts and developed design layouts for a variety of creative projects using Photoshop and Illustrator, you can see more at my portfolio.

      • Design is not just what it looks like and feels like.
      • Fit and finish matter.
      • Human centred principles make desired products.
      • User centric problem solving gets to the essence of the product.
      • Moving fast does not have to compromise experience.
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    1. case studies

      Variety is the spice of life.

      Whenever you want to achieve something, keep your eyes open, concentrate and make sure you know exactly what it is you want. No one can hit their target with their eyes closed. To accomplish great things we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.

  3. contact

    Cambridge & London
    +44 07734 925239