Jake Lee Haugen is a Lead Product (UI/UX) Designer

behaviors,
systems,
prototypes &
delight.

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Experience

10+ years designing in the digital world. I have a diverse background including apps, software & game design.

Lead Product Designer

ConsenSys, Oct 2018 - Present

Leading design for the blockchain protocol engineering group at ConsenSys (PegaSys). I design for our command-line, documentation and various GUI tools to make our product more developer friendly.

Senior User Experience Designer

The Trade Desk, May 2017 - Oct 2018

Led UX projects and mentored designers to grow the design practice. Helped establish user testing and introduced personas and journey mapping into the design process.

Staff User Experience Designer

Pivotal, Jan 2016 - May 2017

Worked with developers in an agile environment. Started as a Senior User Experience Designer and was promoted to Staff User Experience Designer after a year. Led UX projects and helped grow the UX process at Pivotal.

Senior User Experience Designer

Slice of Lime, Aug 2014 - Jan 2016

Started as a mid-level designer and was promoted to Senior after a year. Led design projects and helped clients use design thinking and prototyping to innovate. Slice of Lime was acquired by Pivotal in 2016.

User Experience Designer

The Nerdery, Sep 2012 - Aug 2014

Started as an Associate UX Designer and was promoted. Learned the UX process and led many UX and visual design projects.

Designer

Windmill Design, May 2010 - Sep 2012

Worked with clients on branding, web design and front-end development projects.

About

Pushing pixels & strategy

Over the years I've worked for agencies and in-house as a product designer. I've had a diverse career working with both startups and enterprises. I push pixels and do research but also spend time developing user-centered product strategy and running workshops to align stakeholders. I've helped build products for blockchain, healthcare, AI, IoT, AdTech and more.

I've had a passion for design before I realized it was something I could do for a job. It started with a love of aesthetics and grew into an obsession with form and function. My other obsessions are pinball, philosophy and coffee. I live outside of Denver, CO with my wife, two daughters, two dogs and a hamster named Nacho.

Contact

I'm always looking to explore new ideas and help create good things. Let's chat!