Professional with 10+ years experience in IT, specializing in Design & UX research
Part artist, part scientist, James is an Aussie UX Researcher, Designer, and Educator based in Europe. A data-driven, remote veteran, he’s kickstarted and consulted around the world for startups, scho...see more
Information Technology, Data & Telecom
Information Technology and Services
Confirmed hourly rate
Available on short notice
Senior Research Operations Program Manager
Apr 2022 - Present
Zapier is on a mission to make automation incredibly easy and accessible to everyone at work. With Zapier, you can integrate apps like Salesforce, Intuit, Google, and Dropbox, to move d...see more
Senior Design Researcher
Jul 2021 - Apr 2022
Automating, educating, and activating insight-driven product development. Thrives on numbers, formulas, scripting, and productivity tools.
- Adept in end-to-end, qualitative & quantit...see more
Senior User Researcher & Design Operations Associate
Sep 2020 - May 2021
We empower creators to do the work they love.
Our best-in-class online education platform (ranked #1 Design Course by Switchup.org) helps students learn UI/UX design skills through a r...see more
Director of Design
Apr 2018 - Jul 2020
Toptal connects the top 3% of remote design, development, finance, and management talent with startups, NGOs, and multinationals ($100B+) worldwide.
Backed by #1 venture capital firm i...see more
Lead User Research & Strategy Mentor
Mar 2018 - Sep 2020
- Authored the Mentorship guide for, and coached the fundamentals of UX & Product Design to, 50+ career-switching professionals from around the world over 24 wee...see more
User Research Lead
Oct 2017 - Apr 2018
Toptal has a rigorous screening process and hires the top 3% of industry experts to work on projects for clients like Airbnb, Emirates, and Hewlett Packard.
User Experience Researcher
Nov 2016 - Oct 2017
Working with clients such as HBF, Transperth, and Brookfield - I lived in the sweet spot between business goals, user needs, and technological feasibility. Using research, analysis and ...see more
User Experience Designer
Family Zone Cyber Safety
May 2016 - Nov 2016
Family Zone empowers 650,000+ families, businesses, schools and communities through cutting-edge #1 cyber safety technology.
- Working between marketing, developm...see more
User Experience Designer
Jul 2015 - Aug 2017
Curtin is an internationally focused research and teaching university based in Perth, Western Australia. We have campuses in Dubai, Malaysia, Mauritius and Singapore with strong connect...see more