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Dr. Jürgen Spangl

Employee, Head of Design, Atlassian

Sydney, Australia

Skills

Interaction design
user experience design
information architecture
user centered design
user research
usability
scenario and concept development
requirements engineering
prototyping leading and managing design and product teams
project management

Timeline

Professional experience for Jürgen Spangl

  • Current , since Oct 2013

    Head of Design

    Atlassian

  • Current , since Apr 2009

    Guest Lecturer for Interaction Design

    University of Sydney

  • 1 year and 10 months, Jan 2012 - Oct 2013

    Senior Design Manager

    Atlassian

  • 2 years and 5 months, Aug 2009 - Dec 2011

    Head of Experience Architecture

    Vodafone Hutchison Australia

    Responsible for the experience across all digital touch points including mobile, online, iPhone and Android applications, and intranet. Empower and mentor a team to meet their individual and team goals. Champion lean and agile practices: Influence the wider Online team and key stakeholders, such as Technology and PMO, to successfully apply agile methodologies cross functionally. Driving the digital experience strategy.

  • 7 months, Jan 2009 - Jul 2009

    User Experience Consultant

    Vodafone Australia

    Responsible for online user experience vision and strategy; increase the profile and understanding of user centered design; evangelize a holistic design approach; develop user experience standards and guidelines

  • 5 years and 5 months, Oct 2003 - Feb 2009

    Managing Partner and Interaction Designer

    GP designpartners

    Led and managed international project teams; responsible for proposal, scope, budget and time line of interaction design projects; coached and mentored team members in interaction design and project management; user research, requirements engineering, scenario and concept development; development of use cases, functional specifications and prototypes

  • 4 years, Feb 2005 - Jan 2009

    Lecturer for Human Computer Interaction

    University of Applied Sciences Vienna

    Lecture in Software-Systems and Human Interfaces; lecture in Human Computer Interaction; lecture in Application Development; supervising graduate students

  • 2 years and 6 months, Feb 2005 - Jul 2007

    Lecturer for User Interface Design and Usability

    University of Applied Sciences Burgenland

    Lecture in User Interface Design; lecture in Usability

  • Project Experience Lead and Information Architect

    Razorfish

    Led the experience team [Information Architects, Designers, Writers] for the worldwide website relaunch for Audi; project planning and controlling; concept and scenario development; created site maps, page schematics, use cases, functional specifications; planned and conducted usability tests; development and coordination of the experience team Germany for mobile solutions

  • User Interface Designer and Software Engineer

    User Interface Design-Lab at the Design and Assessment of Technology Institute

    Created concepts, user interface design studies and prototypes; developed software and databases

  • Software Engineer

    møbelhus

    Development and maintenance of møbelhus, a client/server based business application for a mid-sized company

  • Assistant to the Head of the Department and Assistant Teacher

    College of Engineering [HTL] St. Pölten

Educational background for Jürgen Spangl

  • 4 years and 1 month, Oct 2004 - Oct 2008

    Informatics

    Vienna University of Technology

    Thesis: The Catalyst Kit — Encouraging collaboration and design thinking in interactive systems development

  • 2 years and 9 months, Oct 1994 - Jun 1997

    Business Administration

    Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration

  • 5 years and 6 months, Oct 1992 - Mar 1998

    Informatics

    Vienna University of Technology

    Thesis: Devices for Experimental Human-Computer Interaction

Languages

  • German

    First language

  • English

    Fluent

  • Spanish

    Basic

Wants

Contacts
projects
knowledge exchange in interaction design and user experience design

Interests

Ultimate frisbee
ultra marathon running
mountaineering
traveling

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