Long Duong

LONG DUONG

UX & Front End Designer

Profile

My name is Long Duong and I am a UX & Front End Designer based in Houston, TX. I’m a strategic and multidisciplinary designer with an eye for simplicity. I am also a decisive go-getter and contemplative thinker with years of extensive experience in a wide variety of industries ranging from Medical, Sales, to Software business.
Research Driven

Forming questions, understanding your audience's role, and identify challenges and opportunities to deliver the results built on trust and shared understanding of business priorities and goals.

Rapid Prototype

From paper, interactive prototypes to mockups including page layout and navigational elements to integrate site concept, visual design, interface, and navigational structure and processes.

Info Architecture

Design and implement information structure by studying the concept, strategy, and target audience; envisioning architectural scheme, structure and features, functionality, navigation; evaluating information representation.

User Interface

An eye for a clean and simple design with the ability to define and translate high-level requirements into interaction flows and artifacts, and transform them into beautiful, intuitive, and functional user interfaces.

User Experience

An essential part of process through empirical observation using both qualitative and quantitative data to identify user needs, pain points, and opportunities to unite user and business value proposition.

Development

Practical and extensive knowledge on wide range of coding language and software tools necessary for design and web development including applications, software, and technologies.

Top Five Strengths
  • Analytical
  • Arranger
  • Strategic
  • Relator
  • Responsibility
Long's Gallup Report

Resume

Experienced in web/software applications, user interface, industrialized product and interaction designs.
References
  • Stephen Brent MayProduct Owner
  • Barbara AquinoBusiness Owner
  • Clarissa MarshalEvent Coordinator
  • JR MillerContent Strategist
  • Oswaldo RodriguezProject Manager
Key Experiences
  • Identify and understand business issues to provide effective solutions to solve key design challenges in existing user interface that focuses on maintaining internal and external business continuity and efficient functionality.
  • Participate and collaborate with clients, software developers, project manager, and researchers to refine the user experience in concept development and detailed specification of visual designs for user interfaces.
  • Optimize visual designs and user interface/form design to address business, brand, market and user requirements (including storyboard, prototype, design, and production of screen layouts, color palettes, typography, and interface elements).
  • Develop and improve performance and scalability through clean and minified code.
  • Execute, perform, and analyze qualitative usability testing.
  • Experience in Agile Development approach & Scrum management methodologies.
  • Develop, execute, and maintain web applications and software test plans, designs, and cases.
Career History

Conferences + Seminars + Education

Sept 2016

Mozcon / Digital Marketing - Seattle, WA

Nov 2015

Future of Web Design - New York City, NY

Jan 2014

Agile Marketing Boot Camp - Washington, DC

Sept 2013

User Experience Training / Kelsey Ruger - Houston, TX

March 2010 & 2011

South by SouthWest Interactive (SXSWi) - Austin, TX

Oct 2008

User Interface Engineering (UIE) Conference - Boston, MA

May 1996

Bachelor of Fine Arts / Industrial Design / RIT - Rochester, NY


Awards + Contributions

June 2016

Free cP Starter Style: Light & Dark cPanel UI Dashboard / Source article

Nov 2015

AMA Crystal Awards / Source article

  • Website B2B: In-House cPanel Website Redesign
  • Website: Most Improved - B2B cPanel.com
  • Microsite: In-House cPanel Conference 2015
  • Marketing Campaign: Small Budget cPanel Conference 2015
  • Single Event Promotion: B2B cPanel Conference 2015

Sept 2013

cPanel Branding Basics: A Guide for Reseller Hosts / Source article

A one of a kind that solves diverse issues on multiple platforms.

Creativity + Interaction + Experience + Business

Projects

Job Position Opening - Marketing Specialist
cPanel Website
cP Starter Light
cP Starter Dark
cPanel Release 58
cPanel Conference 14
Check out other projects that I’m working on

Abilities

Experienced in web/software applications, user interface, advertising prints, industrialized product and interaction designs.
Multidisiplinary
  • A/B Testing
  • Rapid Prototype
  • Grid Based Layout
  • Behavior Analysis
  • Responsive Design
  • Info Architecture
  • Wireframe
  • Digital Marketing
Development Code
  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • PHP
  • C Sharp
  • jQuery
  • Javascript
  • Scss/Sass
  • Less
  • NPM/NodeJS
  • Command Line
  • GulpJS/GruntJS
  • SQL Database
  • Wordpress
  • Bootstrap
  • Foundation
  • Jekyll Static Gen
Software Tools
  • VS Code/Atom
  • Git/Github
  • MAMP/Xamp
  • Optimizely
  • Hotjar
  • UserTesting
  • Google Analytics
  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • Experience Design
  • Indesign
  • Fireworks
  • SimplyCast
  • SurveyGizmo
  • MS Office
  • Apple iWorks
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