ABOUT ME

Hi. My name is Abhijit Chirde. I completed my master's degree in Interaction Design and Research from Design Discipline at IIITDM Jabalpur. I have been working in the field of design for more than 5 years. During this period, I got opportunities to work extensively on UX Research and Product Design, with startups and organizations like Facebook and IIT Bombay. 

My name is Abhijit Chirde. I completed my master's degree in Interaction Design and Research from Design Discipline at IIITDM Jabalpur. I have been working in the field of design for more than 5 years. During this period, I got opportunities to work extensively on UX Research and Product Design, with startups and organizations like Facebook and IIT Bombay. 

WORK

WORK

WORK

Robbie AI, Barcelona/Mumbai

RobbieAI,  Barcelona/Mumbai

Lead UX Designer

May 2018 - April 2019

robbie.ai

RobbieAI, Barcelona/Mumbai

Lead UX Designer

May 2018 - April 2019

robbie.ai

RobbieAI, Barcelona/Mumbai

Robbie AI, Barcelona/Mumbai

Lead UX Designer, May 2018 - April 2019

Lead UX Designer, May 2018 - April 2019

Lead UX Designer, May 2018 - April 2019

Adapty Solutions, Mumbai

Adapty Solutions, Mumbai

Adapty Solutions,  Mumbai

Design Consultant, Dec 2017 - May 2018

Facebook Mumbai

Facebook Mumbai

Facebook, Mumbai

Product Designer, Oct 2016 - July 2017

IDC, IIT Bombay

IDC, IIT Bombay

IDC, IIT Bombay

Design Research Intern, May 2015 - July 2015

Cognizant Technology Solutions, Pune

Cognizant, Pune

Programmer Analyst

Feb 2013 - Nov 2013

cognizant.com

Cognizant, Pune

Programmer Analyst

Feb 2013 - Nov 2013

cognizant.com

Cognizant, Pune

Cognizant Technology Solutions

Programmer Analyst, Feb 2013 - Nov 2013

Programmer Analyst, Feb 2013 - Nov 2013

EDUCATION

EDUCATION

Master of Design (Interaction Design, Cognitive Ergonomics)

Master of Design (Interaction Design)

IIITDM Jabalpur (2014 - 2016)

IIITDM Jabalpur (2014 - 2016)

Bachelor of Engineering (Electronics & Telecommunications)

Bachelor of Engineering

(EECS)

Pune University

Jul 2008 - Jul 2012

Bachelor of Engineering

(EECS)

Pune University

Jul 2008 - Jul 2012

Bachelor of Engineering (EECS)

Pune University  (2008 - 2012)

DESIGN SKILLSET

DESIGN SKILLSET

Research

Research

User Interviews, Contextual Inquiry, Heuristic Evaluation, Cognitive Walkthrough, Persona, Usability Testing

User Interviews, Contextual Inquiry, Heuristic Evaluation, Cognitive Walkthrough, Persona, Usability Testing

Design

Design

Task Flows, Strategy Design, Information Architecture, Wireframing, Prototyping, Interaction Design, UI Design, Visual and Identity Design, Styleguides

Task Flows, Strategy Design, Information Architecture, Wireframing, Prototyping, Interaction Design, UI Design, Visual and Identity Design, Styleguides

ACTIVITIES

ACTIVITIES

Atal Innvoation Mission, Govt. of India

Atal Innovation Mission, Govt. of India

Mentor for Schools (Design and Innovation)
Mar 2018 - Present

CLS Engagement App Challenge London 2018

CLS Engagement App Challenge London 2018

CLS Engagement App Challenge London 2018

2nd Rank (10 Ideas selected across the world)
Nov 2018

2nd Rank (10 Ideas selected across the world)
Nov 2018

Runners-up
Nov 2018

IxDA

IxDA

Mumbai Chapter - Local Leader
Mar 2017 - Jun 2017

Mumbai Chapter - Local Leader
Mar 2017 - Jun 2017

Mumbai Chapter - Local Leader
Mar 2017 - Jun 2017

TEDx IIITDMJABALPUR

TEDx IIITDMJABALPUR

Organizer and Curator
Jan 2016 - Jan 2017

Organizer and Curator
Jan 2016 - Jan 2017

IIITDM & MoFA Japan, Design Workshop (DeW)

IIITDM & MoFA Japan, Design Workshop

Organizing Team Member
2014 & 2015

MIT Media Lab : Design Innovation Workshop

MIT Media Lab

Design Innovation Workshop

Participant

Pune, 2011

MIT Media Lab: DI Workshop

Participant
Pune 2011

LANGUAGES

LANGUAGES

English (Professional Fluency, Non-native speaker)
Marathi (Native speaker, प्रथम भाषा)
Hindi (Native speaker, द्वितीय भाषा)