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Dave Mooney


Letztes Update: 31.05.2022

UX/UI Designer / Researcher, Product Designer / Strategist

Abschluss: Master of Arts: Music Technology (Pyschology & HCI)
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Sprachkenntnisse: deutsch (gut) | englisch (Muttersprache)




Digital product designer with 10 years of experience in design, development and product strategy in both agency and startup/scale-up environments

I am a generalist and with particular aptitudes in:
  • UX/UI/Interaction Design
  • Service Design - Refining processes & service components
  • Design/Generative Systems - Building/maintaining
  • Software Development - Prototyping and coding
  • Product Strategy & User Research
  • Design Process - Design Thinking, Lean UX, Design Sprints


01/2022 - bis jetzt
UX Designer
Springer Nature (5000-10.000 Mitarbeiter)
Medien und Verlage

Hired to lead the UX Design activities related to the creation of a new product

  • -  Working with Product Management to align stakeholders around product vision

  • -  Prepare Design roadmap

  • -  Facilitating workshops & Design Sprints

  • -  Preparing Wireframes, User Flows and UX/UI Concepts

09/2011 - bis jetzt
Freelance Digital Product Designer

12/2021 - 02/2022
Experience Lead
Publicis Sapient
Internet und Informationstechnologie

Joined a development team to provide UI support as part of Discovery activities

  • Developed User flows, Wireframes

  • Created prototype UI concepts for user testing

  • Refined UI designs in reaction to research insights

  • Prepare Design System assets

11/2020 - 03/2021
Freelance UX/UI Specialist
E.On (>10.000 Mitarbeiter)
Energie, Wasser und Umwelt
  • Hired to lead the design on data monetisation innovation project within E.ON’s Data Science product incubation department.
    • Provided to UX/UI design consulting to product managers supporting them to clarify their product vision.
    • Prepared Project Design Work outline (project scoping, timeline preparation, cost estimations, deliverables, dependencies, risks, and requirements etc)
    • Lead User Research initiatives (Market segmentation, Target user definition, recruitment, interviewing, insights report preparation)
    • Supported product management with product pivot
    • Prepared Prototype facilitated design feedback meetings among stakeholders
    • Prepared and refined UI concepts in collaboration with other design team members

11/2019 - 05/2020
Product Design Consultant / Product Strategist
- Hired for the B2B Design Sprint Team to deliver product, design and strategy
consultation services to global brands (Ikea, Sage, Novartis)
- Delivered Design Sprints, corporate training and other facilitation products
- Developed digital product concepts from concept to high-fidelity prototypes
- Owned the user research role of the Sprint delivery
- Facilitated Sprint workshops
- Advised clients regarding product design, development and strategy
- Initiated various improvements including role definitions, design guidelines,
product documentation, process automation which resulted in increased
efficiency, alignment and consistency across the team and product

10/2018 - 03/2019
UX Designer - (Web)
Native Instruments (500-1000 Mitarbeiter)
- Joined the web team to lead the redesign of the online store,
toward improving conversion
- Developed new design concepts
- Co-ordinated shared design resources
- Drove user research/testing and A/B testing
- Provided design consultancy to product/engineering for the NativeID feature
improving the sign-in experience across all NI subsidiary websites

07/2017 - 10/2018
UX Designer - (Komplete Kontrol)
Native Instruments
- Joined the Komplete Kontrol team to lead the design on the NKS Effects feature
- Lead the user research, UX/UI design, prototyping and testing of this feature
- Developed and maintained design systems

- Developed closed user-group (user-base from 0 - > 700 in 3 months) and insights
system which contributed to marked improvements in UX success metrics, test
coverage and availability of insights to product managers
- Advised product managers through roadmap creation and development of new
hardware and software product concepts

06/2015 - 07/2017
UX Designer (Maschine)
Native Instruments
- I was hired to lead the design on Maschine's audio track
- Developed UX/UI concepts for Maschine SW and HW controllers
- Drove user research initiatives
- Co-developed the Maschine alpha user group
- Co-developed a Hardware/Software prototyping environment
- Drove the creation of Native Instrument's first Design System