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Alien Child Studio

Déla Rostami

Déla is a designer with more than 8+ years of diverse experience, including leadership and product design/project management.

Design

A fullstack Product Designer, and Prouduct Manager

Develop

Front-end developer proficient in HTML, CSS, and JS

About Déla

She has received her B.F.A from Minnesota State University, Moorhead in Graphic Design and her MFA in UX Research design from University of California, Davis.

As an avid follower of user-centered design principles, Déla has created and overhauled some of the world's largest online Entertainment, News, Technology and media platforms.

Recent Experience

  • Thinkful, Inc. Product Design Mentor 1-On-1 Mentorship Sessions Providing Technical And Professional Coaching On Data-Driven Decision Making, User-Research Process, Building Style Guide, User-Centered UI/UX Design, and Usability Testing
    2018-20
  • DesignLab. Product Design Mentor 1-On-1 Session To Provide Technical And Professional Support Through Advising On The User Research Process, Collaborating As Teams, Articulate Designer Process, High Quality Ios, And Android Designs
    2018-20
  • SlickTeams Lead Product Design Design and maintained a library of collaborating application user interfaces to ensure the cross-product coordination, feasibility, and consistency
    2017-19
  • HotelsAPI Lead Product Design Manager Lead a design team to map information architectures, defining key content/object types and relationships between them
    2016-17
  • CookRadar Product Manager & Product Design Lead visual designers and frontend engineers, and engineering teams on visual design deliverables, interactive prototypes, usability testing for startup.Product-delivery meetings that come with the agile software engineering process: stand-up, sprint planning, sprint kickoff, and retrospective.
    2015-16

Cover letter

As an avid follower of user-centered design principles, I have created and overhauled some of the world's largest online, News, Technology and media platforms and I always aim to inspire my teams on the vision and the mission to deliver the best outcome.

As a manager and a mentor, I strive to maximize my team's productivity and personal growth through effectively monitoring progress, running weekly or biweekly sprints, and having one on one employee sessions, to make sure that my team is set for success.

Skills

HTML, CSS, JS, Git

Sketch & Adobe CC

Flinto, Figma, Invision

Agile

Product Roadmap
95%
Design Management
90%
Target Market Reaserch
95%
User Reaserch
90%

Get in touch

“Dela is very supportive, comes from real-world experience, and is very knowledgeable in UX Design. She is all about common sense!”
- Christine F, UX Research & Strategy

"I couldn’t have asked for a better person to work with. Dela has a keen eye for the effective design. Most importantly for me, after long days involving multiple changes, Dela always remaines poised and professional, and never buckled or expressed frustration. She has a very fun personality , and I very much enjoyed working with her."
- Ben Petzl, CEO Petzl Rå Sport

For mentorship, advising or other opportunities
EMAIL: hello@alienchildstudio.com