Motivation | Challenges | Improvements

Background

Work | Volunteer | Challenges

Experiences

2020 to Now

Posters by JTJ

Posters by JTJ is a collection of some of my illustrations that I have for sale on my shop. During my creative journey I tried to improve my creativity through illustrations and drawings. Playing around with different themes shapes and colors.

2020 to Now

someoneyou card game

My partner and I have produced a social card game. With the focus on creating  belonging, to socialise people and reduce loneliness. Seven dimensions that can be explored by you and your friend, love once or even a stranger.  

2017 to Now

Product Manager & UX designer at Dynamicweb

Currently I am working as Product Manager in the development department at Dynamicweb Denmark (Software company), which is a platform for creating B2B & B2C Ecommerce websites. Where I have the responsibility of the process, describing  & planning tasks through our releases. Investigate which elements that are needed on the platform and how they should work using my user experience background for designing the user interaction and flow, which is a collaboration with the developers and the users

2015 to 2017

User Experience Designer at Reeltrak

I worked as an user experience designer at ReelTrak where I provide them with a user friendly design regarding their applications for smartphones, tablets and the website. Here I create some mock ups and diagrams, in order to test the interaction flow of the applications, before sending it over for development. User tests are also needed, in order to find which areas that can be improved. Furthermore, I also design the graphics for the shop, artist banners, covers, vouchers and campaigns.

2015 to 2017

Volunteer at Coding Pirates LEGO lab & Cudim

I worked as a volunteer at Coding Pirates LEGO lab & Cudim in Aarhus for 2,5 years. I helped young children between 7-13 years old, develop their creativity through IT and games. Focusing on problem solving, trial and error, programming , graphics, building objects with LEGO bricks, motors and sensors. The important part of the experience is how to make it exiting, creative, learnful and fun at the same time for the children

2013

Volunteer at IEEE Virtual Reality, Orlando - Florida

Through my Virtual Reality project. I was able to attend as a volunteer on the IEEE Virtual Reality 2013, which is the premier international conference and exhibition on Virtual Reality. Here it was possible to find the brightest minds, the most innovative research, the leading companies and the most stimulating discussions in the fields of virtual environments, augmented reality, 3D user interfaces, all gathered in Orlando, Florida.

As a volunteer I helped register professors or people with an interest in VR into the conference and direct them to the different presentations.  I had the possibility to hear peoples projects about VR and get inspired of their different research.

Grow | Learn | Study | Improve

Educations

2013 to 2015

Master of Science at DTU (Technical University of Denmark)

Digital Media Engineering
I studied Digital Media Engineering at DTU where I have the focus on User experience and human interaction design. At DTU it is possible to receive a deep understanding of digital media technologies and business aspects. Working with problem solving, programming in python , designing and creating solutions that bases on the Users / customer needs and what they want to achieve. Gathering information from users and testing the final products on users while receiving feedback for improvements for the implementation

2014

Master of Science at KAIST (Korean Advanced Institut Science Technology)

Knowledge Service Engineering
I was an exchange student at KAIST University in Daejeon, South Korea.
I decided to take an exchange to another University in foreign country, in order to experience a different kind of learning styles than what is used in Denmark. I want to experience the culture but also to get inspiration from a country that is very develop in terms of technology.

2010 to 2013

Bachelor of Science at AAU cph. (Aalborg University, Copenhagen)

Medialogy
I studied Medialogy at Aalborg University Copenhagen, where it was possible to learn how users, design and technology go hand in hand in the present and future media productions. I got insight into the creative processes that precede media productions. Learning how to use technology to design and program computer games or interactive media products, computer generated animation, 3D and digital art. The main focus at Aalborg University Copenhagen was problem solving, programming , designing , creating a team to work on a problem specific project through the semester, creating a prototype and user tests.

Fun | Challenges | Vibes

Other

27. marts 2019

Speaker at Ladies that UX Aarhus

Meet up event for ladies
I was honoured to be a speaker at the Ladies that UX event. Where ladies at Aarhus were gathered to hear about my experiences and my daily work. Discuss what we could do to empower and attract more women in the IT business. We were also able to discuss and solve some tasks during the event, had some cake and of course have lots of fun.

2008-2010

Handball coach

Run, run, run
I was a handball coach for two teams. There were  a lot of fun, sweat and a lot of exercises. The teams worked hard and tried to improved themselves.  We trained 2 times a week, went to matches in the weekends and went to our  yearly tournament at Holstebro cup.