www.stacytaylor.net  ·  stacy.taylor@gmail.com

EXPERIENCE

Auth0 · Seattle, WA · 2018-Present
UX Designer

  • Create the underlying information architecture and taxonomy of the Auth0 technical documentation.
  • Perform card sorting and tree testing to validate information architecture decisions.
  • Conceive, design, and work with developers to grow a customer-focused web experience.
  • Create site maps, work flows, wireframes, and prototypes to provide user-centered solutions to complex design problems.

 

Computer Human Interaction Forum of Oregon (CHIFOO) · Portland, OR · 2018
Communication Director

  • Promote monthly UX speaker series and other events through social media, newsletters, and website.
  • Oversee publication of program information.

 

Intel Corporation (via EdgeRock Technology Partners) · Hillsboro, OR · 2017
UI/UX Designer

  • Generated designs that adhered to a new UI style guide to establish a consistent visual language for all Intel Developer Zone products.
  • Developed sitemaps and wireframes for website theme migration.
  • Collaborated with cross-functional teams to perform needs analysis and requirements gathering.

 

Brooks Library, Central Washington University · Ellensburg, WA · 2015–2017
User Experience Librarian

  • Developed the UX strategy for the Brooks Library and established and promoted design guidelines, best practices, and standards.
  • Designed and conducted quantitative and qualitative user research and usability tests to identify user needs.
  • Managed a cross-functional team to implement user-centered digital experiences.
  • Advocated for the importance of user-centered design and quality experiences within the organization.

 

Nielsen Library, Adams State University · Alamosa, CO · 2013–2015
Emerging Technologies Librarian

  • Performed heuristic and comparative analysis focused on site navigation and wayfinding.
  • Created content inventories and site maps.
  • Successfully implemented user-focused information architecture and site navigation.
  • Performed ethnographic research and designed and conducted moderated in-person usability testing.

 

Follett Corporation · McHenry, IL · 2008–2012
Cataloger

  • Classified library materials using established taxonomies and controlled vocabularies.
  • Input and enhanced metadata to improve discoverability.

 

EDUCATION

Masters of Library and Information Science · Dominican University

Bachelor of Arts, Telecommunications · Michigan State University

 

SKILLS

Sketch · Figma · Adobe Creative Suite · InVision · Drupal · HTML · CSS

 

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

The design of library things: Creating a cohesive brand identity for your library.
Online Northwest Conference, Portland, OR, Mar. 31, 2017
 
4 little tests, 1 big change: A multifaceted approach to usability testing.
Amigos Online Conference, Dec. 8, 2016
 
It’s not rocket surgery: Using simple usability studies to create buy-in and make decisions. 
Colorado Association of Libraries Annual Conference, Loveland, CO, Oct. 22-24, 2015