James E Wilson Jr

Product, Marketing, and Experience Professional

  • About Me (Jim)
  • I'm a results-driven, lead-from-behind, professional with 20+ years of experience in mentoring and managing creative departments and teams to high, sustainable achievement. Skilled at creating clarity and structure from ambiguity. Experienced in designing for complex products. Highly affable and calm under pressure. Adept at bringing disparate teams together to solve complex problems. Long track record of innovative, award-winning strategies that drive revenue and increase efficiencies. Deep understanding of the financial industry.

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  • Design Thinking. Yes, Of Course.
  • An effective and efficient experience strategy begins with understanding your end user. From ideation workshopping to user testing and focus groups, a design led approach results in superior customer experiences.
  • Mobile First. Always.
  • If your web app or customer web site is unusable on mobile platforms, it's a fail. A great customer facing experience begins with a mobile first strategy.
  • Mobile Native. Yessir.
  • iOS, Android, React Native, Angular. Know your tech stack and what it can and can't do. I also have a EE/CompSci background and can definitely hold my own amongst the best of the ux developers.
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Things I Know

Always be curious, discover, and learn.

I have extensive, commanding experience in the following areas.

  • Hard Skills
  • Team Leadership
  • Strategic Planning
  • Process Development
  • Budgeting
  • Presentation Skills
  • Reviewing Performance
  • Negotiating Contracts
  • Relationship Building
  • New Business Development
  • Research
  • Design
  • Animation
  • Wireframing
  • Prototyping
  • Development
  • User Testing
  • Soft Skills
  • Confidence
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Highly Organized
  • Entrepreneurial
  • Determination
  • Innovation
  • Critical Thinking
  • Leading From Behind
  • Communication
  • Creative Thinking
  • Listening
  • Problem Solving
  • Design Thinking
  • Software
  • Adobe Creative Cloud (all)
  • Sketch
  • InVision
  • Principle
  • Axure
  • Xmind
  • Microsoft Office
  • Visual Studio Code
  • Cinema 4D
  • Technology
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • JavaScript
  • Angular
  • React
  • Swift
  • Lottie
  • Bootstrap
  • SASS
  • Reaching Out
  • The best way to get in touch with me is to message me on LinkeIn.
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