Ray Hartoonian

818.749.3370

rhartoonian@gmail.com

817 Burchett St. Glendale, CA 91202

 

Summary

UI/UX Designer, Product Manager, and Business Analyst professional with proven experience in software development using Agile/Scrum methodologies. With a degree and strong background in graphic design focused highly on UI/UX design.

 

Experience

BUSINESS ANALYST, 3DI SYSTEMS; LOS ANGELES, CA — JUNE 2016-PRESENT

Hired as a Business Analyst to assist with the planning, development, and deployment of multiple contemporary and comprehensive inspection applications for the Los Angeles Department of Building and Safety. Some responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Wire framing and designing complete desktop and mobile application interfaces

  • Creating state diagrams

  • Documenting use cases

  • Creating documentation to submit for client approval

 

PRODUCT MANAGER, LYYNKS INC.; NORTH HOLLYWOOD, CA — 2011-2017

Began designing core user interfaces and collaborated with business teams to define and create all required product features. Was promoted to the role of Product Manager to bring to fruition the design and development our mobile application:

 

— Design (2011-2013):

  • Created comprehensive wireframes for a fully intuitive user interface

  • Created site maps and user walkthroughs

  • Designed core application screens

  • Created the Lyynks brand identity

  • Assisted with the design and copy of the Lyynks website

  • Created additional webpages on an ad-hoc basis

 

— Business Analyst (2013-2014):

  • Comprised a rich product feature set

  • Performed competitive reviews and analysis

  • Created use cases in an Agile/Scrum environment

  • Curated and prioritized product features using MSCW methodology

  • Performed constant white-box and grey-box Q/A tests

 

— Product Manager (2014-2017):

  • Restructured desktop features and user experience for the mobile application

  • Led a team of designers to successfully complete the design of our mobile application

  • Worked closely with developers to build and launch our desktop and mobile applications

  • Analyzed usability analytics to further improve and enhance the user experience

  • Promoted to Product Manager for the development of the entire Lyynks Music platform (desktop, mobile, and web)

 

DESIGNER, BEYOND TOMATOES; BURBANK, CA — 2007-2011

Conceptualized, designed, and developed numerous print and digital media such as:

  • Flash-based websites

  • Animated website advertisements

  • Business cards

  • Flyers

  • Postcards

  • Collateral

  • Pamphlets

 

FREELANCE DESIGNER — 2007-PRESENT

Designed brand and web identity for multiple businesses and organizations including:

  • CrimeFinders Inc.

  • Dr. Melanya Garibyan

  • Healing Crossroads

  • Burbank Therapeutic Center

  • AndriArt Photography

  • CSUN AGA

  • UCLA AGA

 

COMPUTER TECHNICIAN, WOODBURY UNIVERSITY; BURBANK, CA — 2003-2004

Resolved issues pertaining to any hardware, software, or network malfunctions that occurred to university computers and computer peripherals.

 

Education

Woodbury University, Burbank, CA — Bachelors of Fine Arts in Graphic Design, 2007

 

Technical Skills

  • Experienced designer well versed in the full Adobe Design Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Experience Design, Dreamweaver)

  • Proficient in Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premier Pro, and Final Cut Pro X

  • UI/UX - wire framing and designing

  • Has experience developing with HTML/CSS

  • Experience working with Microsoft Office, Google Apps for Business, and Apple iWorks

  • Experience in using project management software such as Pivotal Tracker and JIRA

  • Experience with prototyping in Axure RP

  • User story and use case creation

  • Familiar working with and tracking using Google Analytics