Harshani Gajanayake

is working from home. 🏡

Bis 2022, UI/UX Designer, Ascentic

colombo, Sri Lanka

About me

Senior UX Designer, IxDF and IBM Certified, with 3+ years of UI/UX design success in B2B and B2C SaaS projects, as well as enterprise application design.consistently recognised for outstanding performance and contributions to success in interface design and research. Tools and Technologies: Figma, Adobe XD, Adobe Suite, Zeplin, Balsamiq, Adobe Photoshop, Illustartor, prototyper, Miro, FigJam, Git, Agile, Azure, Microsoft, Jira, Ant, Material Design, Bootstrap, WordPress, HTML5, CSS3, JS. Specialities/Skills Methods:  UI Design, UX Design, Visual Design, User-Centered Design, UX Research, Design Thinking Process, Design System, Problem-Solving, Quantitative and Qualitative Research, UX Writing, User Interview, Persona, Empathy Map, Affinity Map, User Journey, Story Board, User Flow, UI Screen Flow, Wireframe, Rapid Prototype, Usability Testing, A/B Testing, Competitor Analysis, and Sketching.

Skills

User Experience Design
UI Design
User Experience
Sketch
Wireframe
User-Centered-Design
Prototyping
Interaction Design
User Interface
Usability
Usability Testing
User Research
Webdesign
Informationsarchitektur
Mock-up
Design
Web
HTML
B2B
CSS
Branding
SaaS
Figma
B2C
Adobe
Design Thinking
Apps
Product design
HCI
Rapid Prototyping
Adobe XD
Adobe Photoshop
Agile Development
Adobe Illustrator
Web applications
Responsive web design
Information Design
Wordpress
Illustration
Leadership
Communication
Team player
Problem Solving
Interpersonal skills
Knowledge Transfer
Time Management
Creativity

Timeline

Professional experience for Harshani Gajanayake

  • Current 1 year and 11 months, since Jul 2022

    Senior UX Designer

    WSO2

    Work closely with software engineers and stakeholders to aid in the construction of UI screens design and design systems using figma. Conduct Design workshops, Brainstorm sessions and User-Centred Design Processes. Taking ownership to gather user requirements and plan sign-off documents. Translating UI designs to scalable and responsive UI solutions using MUI and CSS.  Usability testing, and platform development resources to debug and troubleshoot issues across browsers with UI standards. 

  • Current 2 years and 5 months, since Jan 2022

    Guest Lecturer

    NIBM University

    Prepare Study Guide for the module assigned and prepare lecture materials for participants and handing over. Setting and correcting course assignments. Facilitated the workshops “ Design Thinking process and Accessibility.” Conduct the final year research projects.

  • 2 years and 9 months, Mar 2020 - Nov 2022

    UI/UX Designer

    Ascentic

    Conduct B2B and B2C SaaS product design using W3CAG guidelines for accessibility, design system creation, User-Centred Design and delivered specs for patterns, typography, components, and documentation that are refined, inclusive, create wireframes, prototyping, and mock-up creation using figma and AdobeXD. Evaluate the business requirements and iterate the designs with team and Swedish stakeholders.  To debug the troubleshooting issues across all tests with the browsers.

  • 10 months, Mar 2019 - Dec 2019

    UI Designer

    Eduro

  • 7 months, Aug 2018 - Feb 2019

    UI/UX Designer

    HypeHash

    User testing was used to conduct user research, and research findings were synthesised to inform design needs.  Designed for branding on social media and digital marketing.  Conduct design sprints and workshops.

Educational background for Harshani Gajanayake

  • 4 years and 3 months, Jan 2016 - Mar 2020

    BSc. Hons Information Technology and Management

    University of Moratuwa

Languages

  • sinhala

    First language

  • English

    Fluent

Interests

Art
Travel
Photography
digital art

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