Reda Lemeden

Product Designer

I have spent the last 10 years designing, coding, and shipping dozens of Web and mobile products for small and large companies around the world.

Experience

  • DYNAMO CONSULTING AB

    Lead Product Designer

    Lead Product Designer

    DYNAMO CONSULTING AB

    Stockholm Sweden

    Sep 2016 - Present

    Lead Product Designer

    Design and develop digital products for clients and in-house projects.

  • thoughtbot Filial

    Design Director

    Design Director

    thoughtbot Filial

    Stockholm, Sweden

    May 2015 - Aug 2016

    Design Director

    Supported a team of two designers.
    Ran a school workshop at Hyper Island about iOS and Auto Layout.

  • thoughtbot Filial

    Designer

    Designer

    thoughtbot Filial

    Stockholm, Sweden

    May 2013 - May 2015

    Designer

    Prototyped advanced language learning tools for Web and mobile.
    Worked on the checkout experience for Klarna, a major payment company in Sweden.
    Gave several talks at local event & meetups.

  • thoughtbot, Inc

    Designer

    Designer

    thoughtbot, Inc

    Boston, USA

    Jan 2012 - Apr 2013

    Designer

    Designed & implemented the discussion forums of one of the largest MOOC providers (edX, previously MITx).
    Worked on Bourbon Neat, a popular grid framework for Sass.
    Designed an iOS app for basketball fans.

  • Contactually (500 Startups)

    Part-time Designer

    Part-time Designer

    Contactually (500 Startups)

    Washington DC, USA

    Sep 2011 - Dec 2011

    Part-time Designer

    Worked on the branding of the company and designed a dashboard UI.

  • Orange Vallée

    Product Design Assistant

    Product Design Assistant

    Orange Vallée

    Paris, France

    Jan 2010 - Dec 2010

    Product Design Assistant

    Worked with internal and external teams to design and launch a mobile app for sharing audio clips on iOS and Android.

  • Freelance Designer

    Freelance Designer

    Freelance Designer

    Various Locations

    Mar 2009 - Aug 2011

    Worked with several clients across the world. Notable projects include illustrating a children's book used to teach Japanese to kids in the United Arab Emirates.

  • Biltmore Furniture

    Product Design Summer Intern

    Product Design Summer Intern

    Biltmore Furniture

    Montréal, Canada

    Jul 2006 - Jul 2006

    Product Design Summer Intern

    Researched the market and delivered product concepts with full technical specifications.

Education

  • American University

    Washington DC, USA

    2011 - 2011

    Washington DC, USA

    Global Economics & Business Program

  • Audencia Business School

    Nantes, France

    2009 - 2012

    Nantes, France

    Master of Management – Marketing for Product Manager

  • Kai Japanese School

    Tokyo, Japan

    2007 - 2009

    Tokyo, Japan

    Japanese Language Proficiency Test 2 Certificate.
    First prize at the Kai Speech Contest 2009.

  • ISCAE Business School

    Casablanca, Morocco

    2003 - 2007

    Casablanca, Morocco

    Bachelor Degree in Marketing & Communication

Awards

  • First prize at the Kai Speech Contest 2009

    Kai Japanese School

    Feb 2009

    Kai Japanese School

    Participated and won a speech contest in Japanese.

Skills

  • User Experience Design
  • Product Design Sprint
  • HTML / CSS / JavaScript
  • Swift / Objective-C / Cocoa
  • Illustration / Branding
  • Agile Project Management