Ruby Zhang | student
Ruby Zhang is a product and user experience designer with a Bachelor's degree in Industrial Design from Beijing University of Technology in Beijing, China.
She graduated as an honour student. She has gained various scholarships and awards, one of her projects has won the municipal design award.
Throughout her undergraduate study, she has 3 years project experience with all kinds of product design, including physical products and digital products. Since industrial design is a comprehensive major, she has learned UI/UX design, web/app design, service design, graphic design, modeling, anime and video editing. During this time, Ruby discovered her passion for digital products and UX design. She started to use her spare time to work on different projects related to this area, and to study using digital ways to solve our daily life problems, such as social problems and mental health problems.
Ruby has gained professional experience related to digital media when she was doing her internship. She worked as a visual designer intern at Amazon for half a year. During her time at Amazon, she worked with a group of creative and talented designers to improve the user experience of the customers. And she also worked with the project manager in the team for some coordinated work.
She joined the Master of Digital Media program to take her skills and knowledge to the next level. She is able to use her design skill to work with different teams, actually creating products with true and unique value. She is also excited that she has improved her project management ability during her multiple projects experience and courses here.
Right now, Ruby is looking for new opportunities and is open to trying different things. She hopes to advance her career in UX, product design, or project management.