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Li Xin

Li Xin

Interaction Designer

Profile

I am a freelance interaction designer and user experience specialist based in Oslo, Norway. I have experience from diverse design projects: websites, exhibitions, professional tools, and applications for mobile, desktop and interactive TV.

I am a holistic thinker. I love complexity. I am curious about everything.

Experience

Interaction Designer, Design Without Borders

2012 - 2014

Design consultant for UNICEF Innovation Centre in Kampala, Uganda, on behalf of Design without Borders. Designed a learning platform for youth with low computer literacy in rural Uganda.

UX Expert, Escenic AS

2010 - 2012

Design lead and user researcher for Escenic's main product, the Content Studio CMS - used by customers such as Schibsted, YLE, SVT and Telegraph Media Group.

Interaction Designer, Consoll AS

2008 - 2009

UX & UI designer for Consoll IPTV products: including hotel in-room entertainment system for Radisson Blu Hotel, Trysil.

Project Coordinator, Nokia User Research

2008

Worked in a freelance capacity for Nokia’s user research workshop in China (2 weeks duration).

Freelance Web Designer. Beijing

2004 - 2005

Guest Lecturer. Central Academy Of Fine Arts. Beijing.

2004

Taught Html&CSS, web design course

Skills

  • User research
  • Concept development
  • Rapid prototyping
  • Stakeholder workshops
  • System mapping
  • User interface design
  • Information visualization
  • Usability evaluation
  • Illustration & Story boarding
  • HTML & CSS

Education

Hobbies

Since 2008, I have been working as a photographer for larp (live action roleplaying) community in Oslo in my spare time. The photos from the larp "Till death do us apart" (played in Palestine in the summer of 2012) was featured in Helsinki Sanomat - the major daily newspaper in Finland.

I read and draw comics in between working as a designer. Here is my weekly webcomic about funny, absurd and beautiful moments in my daily life.