Usability Projects

Project Summaries

For a Major Telecommunications Company

Designed the graphical user-interface for a network configuration application. Incorporated new functionality into existing domains of inventory and provisioning. Collaborated with the team to create new functional areas. Used Adobe FrameMaker to write usability requirements and Visual Basic to create screen prototypes.

For a Major Telecommunications Company

Designed all aspects of the user interface for several Windows-based applications, performed task and user needs analyses, prototyping, wrote requirements specifications for the user interfaces, negotiated requirements with all stakeholders including users, external clients and development, and designed and conducted usability testing.

For a Major Telecommunications Company

Project leader responsible for the graphic toolkit modules of a $812 million system that will be used to run, manage, and troubleshoot one-third of the U.S. telephone network. Collected requirements from six different software product teams within the company and developed a solution that all six teams and the customer’s representatives accepted.

Designed two geographic map applications working with a combined local and
off-shore development team. Co-wrote a 300-page standards book in 1998, which is still being used and adapted to new programming environments.