Sr. User Experience Architect, The Wall Street Journal / Dow Jones. New York, USA [Sep. 2012 - Jan 2014]
Dow Jones is the parent company of The Wall Street Journal. I'm now part of the News Capabilities Team; I work closely with Editorial to develop storytelling tools for events that are outside of the news cycle. Previously I lead the architecture and concept for a personalization experience for WSJ.com built under a responsive framework (mobile and web). I designed a cloud based document sharing application. I initiated a user design research program for all Dow Jones products.
Part-time Teacher & Consultant, Queens Museum. New York, USA [Sep. 2009 - Present]
The New New Yorkers Program in collaboration with Queens Museum and Library implements educational classes to meet the needs of immigrant adult communities in Queens. I teach classes such as Web Design, Social Media and Web Development. I’m a consultant in the development of a mobile application designed by students as part of a Deutsche Bank grant.
Product Manager/User Experience, Signpost. New York, USA [Feb. 2012 - June 2012]
Signpost is an online advertising startup that connects local businesses with new customers. Directed Merchant Center launch, a robust admin platform with dashboard, promotional tools, statements and improved user experience. Managed redesign for signpost.com landing pages. Gather requirements from publishers and merchants to define mobile product.
Management Consultant/UX, Accenture. Milan, Italy [Dec. 2010 - Jan. 2012]
Accenture Interactive provides marketing services and software to corporations. I developed new business opportunities for User Experience Design in Europe. I managed projects for Nestlé, Philip Morris and built an innovation community for Accenture by customizing software that allows employees collaborate around their ideas. Facilitated and organized client workshops in global locations.
User Experience Designer, Interactive One. New York, USA [Aug. 2009 - Dec. 2010]
Interactive One's sites include the original social networks and content sites for example BlackPlanet. Prepared user research, user flows, wireframes with Agile software dev. methodology. Collaborated with cross disciplinary teams (ad products, games & social) to develop new products that meet the goals of the business and the needs of the user.
Visual Designer, Tisch Office of Student Affairs. New York, USA [June 2007 - May 2009]
The Office of Student Affairs is "student central" at Tisch. I defined visual concept for office collateral. Designed print materials distributed to over 5,000 attendants for the 2008 and 2009 Graduation Ceremony.
Intern- User Interface Designer, Avedya. Paris, France [May - Aug. 2008]
Avedya is a french supplier of social networking and user generated content services. Created interface for the re-design of Orange ZapZone, a mobile social network with over 50,000 active members. Collaborated with global team.
UX Designer, Non-profit Organizations & Startups. Various Locations [Aug. 2005 - Present]
Independent user experience designer, web developer and creative director for various non-profit organizations and startups including: UNICEF, Media Lab Prado, Magnum and Ashoka.
New York University, Master in Professional Studies, Interactive Telecommunications Program. New York, USA [2007 - 2009]
Tec de Monterrey, Bachelor in Arts. Monterrey, Mexico [2002 - 2007]
Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Minor in Anthropology. Madrid, Spain 
New York University - Tisch School of Arts Graduate Student Scholarship [2007-2009]
Mexican National Institute for Culture and the Arts Scholar [2007-2009]
Centro de Estudios de America Latina/Grupo Santander. Madrid, Spain