Hello! I'm Pratik
I am an Experience Designer with a strong passion for solving problems through technology. I love building cohesive and seamless solutions/experiences. I follow an evidence-driven iterative approach to problem solving and I have experience working in all phases of the product development cycle - from research to development.
HP Inc, San Diego, CA | Oct 2017 - Present
Currently working as an Experience Designer responsible for end to end user experience (both hardware and software touchpoints) on our next generation of printers catered to home and micro-business users.
Second Story (SapientRazorfish), Atlanta, GA | Jul 2017 - Sep 2017
Worked as an Experience Technologist intern at Second Story Interactive Studios where my role was to experiment and design new ways of interacting with our environment that are natural and can be used for delightful interactive installation based experiences. Knock knock was one of the projects I undertook at Second Story
Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA | Aug 2015 - May 2017
Worked as the sole UX Designer (part-time) on the EarSketch project to redesign the entire interface and add new features which now serves 100K+ users.
Dreamsocket, Atlanta, GA | Jun 2016 - Aug 2016
Worked as a UX Designer intern on several digital media projects like Bounce TV website, Adultswim iOS app and also delivered v1 designs for the Dreamsocket CMS
uncommon - design + dev agency, Hyderabad, India | Jul 2014 - Jun 2015
CommVault, Hyderabad, India | Feb 2014 - Jun 2014
Improved the efficiency of the backup tool in Simpana by 150% when I was working as an Applications Developer intern at CommVault.
Masters, Human-Computer Interaction
Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA | GPA 4.0
Bachelors, Computer Science
Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore,India | GPA 9.17
Undertook several projects and research to explore data structures, algorithms, networking, operating systems and compilers which helped me develop a strong technical background
User Experience Design, Interaction Design, Visual Design, Multi-Fidelity Prototyping, User-Centered Design, User Research, Contextual Inquiry, Affinity Mapping, Usability Studies, Android
Sketch, Illustrator, InVision, Axure, Balsamiq, Unity, Arduino, Processing, Android Studio, Intelli J, Java, Python, C#, XMind, ELAN, Qt, HTML, XML
Travel, Stories & Tech
Some of my favorite things