Eva Shon

Cell: 619-436-8545
Website: beluga8.com

User Experience Designer & UI Developer with experience
in blockchain, geo, transportation and open source technologies.


ConsenSys UX Designer/UI Developer    New York, NY    April 2015-Current

  • User research, UX design and prototyping for a blockchain startup studio focused primarily on Ethereum

Boundless/OpenGeo UX Developer    New York, NY    2013-2015

  • Designed & helped implement front-end interfaces in AngularJS for OpenGeo Suite, including Composer or styling maps in GeoServer, and a web prototype for spatial data versioning
  • Designed & implemented microsites, website enhancements and documentation themes (e.g. GeoGig, OpenGeo Suite, Boundless SDK for Android, a Boundlessgeo.com Developers section, Boundless Training, qgis.us)
  • Planned Storymapping workshops with the development team to identify target personas and plan key product experience goals
  • Developed custom WordPress enhancements and information architecture for the main website
  • Conducted customer journey research interviews and inbound marketing analysis to assist marketing and sales

Open Plans, Transportation UX Designer    New York, NY    2011-2012

  • Designed & user-tested multi-bus route interfaces for MTA Bus Time
  • Devised related admin tools, transit data improvements, docs & user education
  • Designed transit tools for iPhone & a transit data manager for Manila
  • Helped interview neighborhood organizers to brainstorm civic participation tools

Open Solutions Group GeoSpatial Developer    San Diego, CA    2009-2010

  • Created interactive web maps & map annotation tools for analysts and satellite imagery customers in OpenLayers & ExtJS
  • Integrated enterprise security into web services in Spring
  • Supported cloud-based geoprocessing & map rendering quality control
  • Interviewed San Diego emergency responders for a GIS needs assessment

Carnegie Mellon University

Masters in Human-Computer Interaction, August 2011

Mills College

Bachelors of Arts in Computer Science, 2005


User Experience Design

User Research, Personas & Scenarios, Service Design, Interaction Design, Wireframing, Rapid Prototyping, Usability Testing, Agile UX, Responsive Design
Tools: Omnigraffle, Illustrator, Photoshop, pen & paper

Software Development

Agile, AngularJS, jQuery, LESS/Sass, Bootstrap, Grunt, Sphinx-doc, OpenLayers, WordPress, in a former life Java, Spring, SQL, Tomcat, Linux