Niamh Parsley
 

Professional Experience

Senior Product Designer
Flatiron Health
May 2019 – Present

  • Enable Flatiron to make the smartest product investments by identifying meaningful opportunities built on a deep understanding of our users and our business

  • Collaborate with teams across the company, such as product, engineering, clinical, and operations to help Flatiron hit its business objectives

  • Explore a breadth of design solutions that might solve a problem, with a particular emphasis on workflow-based interaction design

  • Generate hypotheses and validate product and design decisions using both qualitative and quantitative user research methods

  • Facilitate cross-functional design workshops to help illuminate interesting design directions

UX Designer
Audible, an Amazon Company
Mar 2018 – Apr 2019

  • Launched Audible in India

  • Re-launched the Japanese marketplace

  • Collaborated with groups across Amazon (Kindle, Prime, Amazon Video, etc.) on multi-factor authentication experiences for all four Audible EU marketplaces

  • Co-led international user research initiatives

  • Managed and mentored an intern

Service & Interaction Designer
Fjord
Jul 2015 – Mar 2018

  • Promoted twice in a 2 year timeframe

  • Collaborated with cross-functional teams to research, analyze, and design new tools

  • Co-facilitated client and industry workshops

  • Created screeners, scripts, detailed research protocols, and conducted investigative interviews as well as conceptual and prototype testing

  • Designed user personas, mindsets, behavioral modes, flows, and journeys to identify process pain points and opportunities

  • Developed annotated sketches, wireframes, and interactive prototypes for developers

  • Designed software-enabled experiences for hardware products

Interaction Design Intern
Acquity Group
Jun 2014 – Aug 2014

  • Conducted heuristic evaluations and competitive reviews and presented work to clients

  • Analyzed research findings to drive design concepts

  • Generated diagrams, wireframes, and mockups for client projects

  • Assisted in designing and formatting internal presentation templates

 
 

Education

Master’s in Design & Technology
Parsons, The New School
2015

Bachelor’s in Psychology
New York University
2013

Skills

Design

User Scenarios, User Journeys, User Flows, Behavioral Modes, Persona Development, Mindset Development, Sketching, Wireframing, Physical and Digital Prototyping 

Technical 

Sketch, InVision, Axure, Jira, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Muse, Processing, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Arduino, Google Docs, Microsoft Office