Curriculum Vitae

Work Experience

02/2009 – today
Usability Engineer & User Experience Designer
Cornelia Kugelmann – Usability Consulting, Munich

  • Conceptual user interface design
  • Prototyping
  • Usability evaluation
  • Requirements engineering
  • For web, desktop and touch applications
  • With special focus on business applications

08/2015 – today
Usability Engineer (Freelancer)
Sky Deutschland Fernsehen GmbH & Co. KG, Munich

  • Conceptual user interface design (responsive)
  • Wireframing
  • Prototyping
  • Requirements engineering
  • For the Sky Online Platform and the Sky Intranet Relaunch

01/2014 – today
Usability Engineer (Freelancer)
Heliocentris Industry GmbH, Munich

  • Conceptual user interface design (responsive)
  • Wireframing
  • Usability evaluation
  • Requirements engineering
  • For web applications

08/2010 – today
Usability Engineer (Freelancer)
TÜV SÜD AG, Munich

  • Conceptual user interface design
  • Prototyping
  • Usability evaluation
  • Requirements engineering
  • For business desktop and web applications
  • 13 projects

03/2015 – 03/2015
User Experience Designer (Freelancer)
coma AG, Munich

  • Conceptual user interface design
  • Wireframing
  • Prototyping
  • Requirements engineering
  • For a responsive web application

02/2015 – 05/2015
User Experience Designer (Freelancer)
mietercasting.de, Munich

  • Conceptual user interface design
  • Prototyping
  • Usability evaluation
  • Requirements engineering
  • For a responsive website

02/2015 – 04/2015
Usability Engineer (Freelancer)
TigerBooks, Munich

  • Conceptual user interface design
  • Prototyping
  • Usability evaluation
  • Requirements engineering
  • For an Android and iOS App

12/2014 – 12/2014
Usability Engineer (Freelancer)
Carl Hanser Verlag, Munich

  • Conceptual user interface design
  • Prototyping
  • Requirements engineering
  • For a web application

03/2014 – 04/2014
Usability Engineer (Freelancer)
summerrain GmbH, Basel

  • Conceptual user interface design
  • Wireframing
  • Usability evaluation
  • Requirements engineering
  • For an e-learning web application

10/2013 – 03/2014
Usability Engineer (Freelancer)
Versicherungskammer Bayern, Munich

  • Conceptual user interface design
  • Prototyping
  • Usability evaluation
  • Requirements engineering

08/2013 – 09/2013
User Experience Designer (Freelancer)
Onemedia GmbH, Munich

  • Conceptual user interface design
  • Prototyping
  • Usability evaluation
  • Requirements engineering
  • For a business web application

01/2012 – 07/2012
Usability Engineer (Freelancer)
designaffairs GmbH, Munich

  • Conceptual user interface design
  • Prototyping
  • Requirements engineering
  • For a touch desktop application

10/2011 – 05/2012
Usability Engineer (Freelancer)
Campana & Schott Realisierungsmanagement GmbH, Munich

  • Conceptual user interface design
  • Styleguide development
  • Usability evaluation
  • Requirements engineering
  • For business desktop and web applications

10/2010 – 08/2011
User Experience Architect (Freelancer)
Westhouse Technologies GmbH, Munich

  • Conceptual user interface design
  • Prototyping
  • Styleguide development
  • Requirements engineering
  • For consumer web applications
  • In agile software development projects (Scrum)

02/2009 – 02/2011
Usability Engineer (Freelancer)
Siemens AG, Munich

  • Requirements engineering
  • Conceptual user interface design
  • Prototyping
  • Usability evaluation
  • For business desktop and web applications
  • 31 projects

12/2007 – 12/2008
Sabbatical Year
Australia

10/2006 – 11/2007
Requirements & Usability Engineer (Employee)
Fraunhofer IESE (Institute for Experimental Software Engineering), Ulm, Stuttgart, Kaiserslautern

  • EU research project EMERGE: requirements elicitation for ambient emergency monitoring systems (user interviews, card sorting, modelling of results in UML 2)
  • BMBF research project REMsES: development of a guideline for model-driven requirements engineering and management in embedded systems projects
  • Requirements engineering and management in various development departments at DaimlerChrysler AG (improvement of the requirements engineering process, review of requirements specifications, Telelogic DOORS training and support)
  • Derivation of test cases from requirements and execution of vehicle tests at DaimlerChrysler AG
  • Project progress tracking of externally subcontracted work packages

10/2005 – 04/2006
Diplomandin
DaimlerChrysler Research and Technologies, Ulm
Development of a guideline for goal oriented reviews of requirements specifications written in natural language

04/2005 – 07/2005
Working Student
DaimlerChrysler Research and Technologies, Ulm
BMBF research project USEKIT: Development of step by step guidelines to apply usability engineering methods by Mayhew and Constantine

09/2004 – 10/2004
Intern
DaimlerChrysler Research and Technologies, Ulm
Requirements elicitation for an application that supports the integration of usability engineering methods into the software development process

01/2005 – 03/2005
Research Assistant
Faculty for Computer Science, University Ulm, Ulm
Conduction of practice lessons and preparation of tests at the department for media law

10/2003 – 02/2004
Research Assistant
Faculty for Computer Science, University Ulm, Ulm
Evaluation of the quality of courses and lectures


Organizations

German Usability Professionals’ Association (G|UPA)
Freunde der Informatik – Ulm e.V.


Education

10/2001 – 08/2006
University Ulm, Medieninformatik
Degree: Diplom Informatikerin (Dipl.-Inf.), Grade: 1.0

Specialised subjects
Interactive Systems
Multimedia Psychology & Pedagogy

Practicals
Conceptual and visual design of a multimedia e-learning software
Conceptual and visual design of an e-commerce website

Diploma Thesis
Goal Oriented Review of Requirements Specifications written in Natural Language, Grade: 1.0


Continuing Education

2009 – today
Regular attendance of Usability Professionals Meetings
German UPA Usability Stammtisch, User Experience Monday, Mobile Monday, IXDA (Interaction Design Association) Meetings

2011 – today
German UPA Member
Usability Professionals’ Association

11/2014
Usability Day 2014, Conference
German UPA, Munich

11/2013
Usability Day 2013, Conference
German UPA, Munich

05/2013
Mobile UX Research Methods and Tools, Webinar
User Zoom, Webinar

11/2012
Usability Day 2012, Conference
German UPA, Munich

11/2011
Usability Day 2011, Conference
German UPA, Munich

02/2011
Internet Accessibility, Seminar
BIT GmbH – Design for Barrier-Free Information Technology, Munich

11/2010
Usability Day 2010, Conference
German UPA, Munich

07/2010
Prototyping with Fireworks, Seminar
Siemens AG, Munich

11/2009
Usability Day 2009, Conference
German UPA, Munich

03/2009
Usability Testing @ Siemens, Seminar
Siemens AG, Munich

10/2007
IEEE International Requirements Engineering Conference
Delhi, India

07/2007
CMMI Training, Seminar
DaimlerChrysler AG, Ulm

06/2007
Facilitating Meetings and Workshops, Seminar
Institute for Management Development, Bielefeld

03/2007
Qualification Workshop Automotive Electronics
Hochschule Ulm und Technische Akademie Ulm e.V., Ulm

11/2006
GI Professional Group Meeting Requirements Engineering
Siemens AG, München

07/2005
Rhetoric Seminar
University Ulm

06/2005
Leading and Working in Teams, Seminar
Heinrich-Fabri-Institute, Blaubeuren

06/2004
Leadership Workshop
IBM, Stuttgart