Resume / Clint McManaman

Clint McManaman

Contact:

Phone: 405-990-4496

Email: elclinto@proton.me

Portfolio:

work.clint.is (password: userfriendly)

Experience

11 yrs in interactive design with 6+ years in-house product design experience bringing products from discovery to execution.

What I'm looking for

An opportunity to build products that are useful, intuitive, and beautiful. Looking to join or lead a team that truly values creativity, innovation, and an enthusiastic design culture.

Where I have perfected my craft

United Masters

Sr. Product Designer Feb 2022 ⌁ Currently Remote Type: Music Distribution

Sr. Product Designer leading design of money and distribution verticals within the desktop and mobiles apps. Leading Design Systems and Research for the team, prototyping, and testing new features for product verticals.

Headway

Design Lead 2021 ⌁ Jan 2022

Sr. Product Designer Jan 2019 ⌁ 2021 Remote Type: Social / SaaS / FinTech / Entertainment - apps and web

Leading designers through all phases of the design process while working with clients to create SaaS solutions for startups and fortune 500 companies. Conducting user research, testing, wireframing, and prototyping for clients. I typically pair with another designer, product manager, and a team of 3-5 engineers, sprint planning using the MoSCow prioritization method.

Additionally helping to develop young designers on the team and provide feedback during weekly design critiques, hiring new designers, leading design learning sessions, contributing to online talks both live and scripted, contributing to the Figma design community with our design system "Shipwright", and shaping the culture of the team.

Sr. Product Designer then Design Lead at Headway, focused on product design for clients and design systems. Case studies of this work can be seen in my portfolio.

  • Design systems building for clients
  • Design systems and Figma training for clients
  • Product design, Research, Branding, Marketing for clients
  • Community contributions in the form of live streams, blogs, and figma resource
  • Ideation to launch of multiple consumer apps and b2b products
  • Running sprints or related exercises to work quickly through synthesizing insights and solution iterations with regular contact with customers throughout.
  • Driving discovery and planning with a PM partner on immediate roadmaps and longer term strategies.

A few of the products focused on while at Headway:

Clutterfree

Type: Social App

Role: Design Systems, Product Design Lead

⌁ Case Study in Portfolio

Maptive

Type: SaaS

Role: Design Systems, Product Design Lead

⌁ Case Study in Portfolio

Ditto

Type: Social App

Role: Design Systems, Product Design Lead

⌁ Case Study in Portfolio

U.S. AutoForce

Type: SaaS

Role: Design Systems, Product Design Lead

⌁ Case Study in Portfolio

Roostify

Type: SaaS

Role: Design Systems, Product Design Lead

⌁ Case Study in Portfolio

SalesKit

Type: SaaS

Role: Design Systems, Product Design Lead

⌁ Case Study in Portfolio

Lampstand Story Co.

Interactive Director 2018 ⌁ 2019 (1 yrs 4 mos) OKC, OK Type: Social / Entertainment - web

Interactive design and marketing for Lampstand films and its clients. Ideation, management, build, launch, and marketing of multiple documentaries, short films, and series through websites and social media. Contributing to and leading ideation of projects, mentorship of young creatives, forging partnerships with clients.

  • Design and development of Lampstand web properties
  • Design and development of client web properties
  • Introduction and training of Figma, Webflow, and various Marketing tools
  • Interactive and marketing strategy of films, documentary series, and campaigns for the company and its clients.

LC Interactive

Sr. Product Designer 2016 ⌁ 2017 (1 yr 3 mos) Product Designer 2015 ⌁ 2016 (1 yr 1 mos) Edmond, OK

Type: Social / Finance / Media Distribution - apps and web

Leading product design for the in-house product team at LifeChurch Interactive building products that were utilized at all physical locations and by hundreds of thousands of online attendees.

My responsibilities included research for and testing of feature sets, creating wireframes, prototypes, and user journeys for LifeChurch's attender-facing native iOS and Android apps, websites, and TV apps.

Additionally helping develop our team culture, providing feedback during weekly critique sessions, mentoring our team's young designers, speaking at conferences, teaching and sharing our processes to student's at Oklahoma State University.

Leading product design for LifeChurch web and mobile apps for iOS, tvOS, and Android reaching all 28 locations and hundreds of thousands of online attendees. Case studies of this work can be seen in my portfolio.

  • Introduction and training of Sketch, Zeplin, InVision, and various Prototyping tools
  • Design systems building
  • UX and UI Design of various LC websites
  • Cross platform design of web and native apps
  • Product Design on LC native mobile and tv apps
  • Augmented Reality apps
  • Mentorship of junior product designer
  • Running sprints or related exercises to work quickly through synthesizing insights and solution iterations with regular contact with customers throughout.
  • Driving discovery and planning with a PM partner on immediate roadmaps and longer term strategies.

⌁ Case Study in Portfolio

Logos Software

Senior Designer 2014 ⌁ 2015 (1 yr 6 mos) Bellingham, WA Type: SaaS - apps and web

I worked on a team of 10 product designers and was a main contributor to the research, design, and usability of the Logos platform (SaaS) and additional web and mobile digital products within the ecosystem. I worked with marketing and introduced new tools to build and test responsive design to create our customer-facing marketing site and eCommerce platforms.

I helped build the culture of DSGNHAVN (the name of our design squad), contributed to mentoring designers, hiring interviews, weekly critiques, skunk works projects. Lead ideation on a team during hack week that placed first - our project shipped to the App and Play Store and was bundled into the flagship app.

Product Designer in DSGNHAVN, the in-house design team for Logos and Faithlife related products.

  • Product design and brand development
  • Design systems building
  • Marketing design for various products
  • Website traffic growth
  • E-commerce environment
  • Responsive website UI for various products
  • Introduction and training of Sketch, Zeplin, InVision, Webflow
  • I lead interactive design for the companies primary product launch of Logos6.
  • Running sprints or related exercises to work quickly through synthesizing insights and solution iterations with regular contact with customers throughout.
  • Driving discovery and planning with a PM partner on immediate roadmaps and longer term strategies.

⌁ Case Study in Portfolio

Difted

Owner & Designer 2007 ⌁ 2014 (7 yrs) Freelance Type: Graphic Design / Motion Design / Web Design

Throughout touring the states in an emo band I began my freelance design career under the name Difted. It's where I cut my teeth as a designer and business owner with client projects relating to UX/UI design & development, motion graphics, branding, and short films. I learned a great deal about managing the day-to-day aspects of running a business, communication with remote colleagues, and the project needs of clients of all sizes and types.

Non-Profit Work

heartsupport

Co-Founder & Designer 2005 ⌁ 2010 (5 Years) Non-Profit

heartsupport is an idea that started as a sketch in my notebook while touring the states with my bandmates. When the music stopped, a couple of friends and I launched heartsupport into an online community offering helps and resources focused on matters of the heart. heartsupport is still running today by a new team of passionate individuals.

Project41

Volunteer Designer 2013 ⌁ Non-Profit

Since 2013 I have volunteered design services to Project41 whose team develops low tech, affordable, appropriate technology solutions that work in remote, developing world locations.

Speaking

YouTube links to these talks can be found at work.clint.is

Story Creates Alignment

Discover ways to capture the story of your target audience and the how it can serve as a guide throughout your project's life cycle.

Prototypes & Feedback Loops

Discover how to apply prototypes in the real world, go beyond Figma designs into customer feedback cycles, and ways to test your assumptions about your product.

Skillset

UI Design | UX Design | Interaction Design | Design Systems | Graphic Design | Motion Design | Prototyping | Branding | UX Research | UX Writing | UX Metrics | Information Architecture | No-Code |

Design Stack

Figma

HiFi Design, Design systems, Flows, Prototypes, and more

Principle & After Effects

Animation, High-fidelity prototypes

Miro

Research Synthesis, User Journeys, Card Sorting, and more

Respondent

Research interviews

Loom

Annotated video walkthroughs

Notion

Documentation, Notes, Personas, UX Metrics, Reviews, and more

Stories on Board

Story mapping, Release planning

Zoom & Slack

Communication

Webflow

Websites, web app prototyping

Adobe Suite

Graphic design, illustration

Otter.Ai

Audio note synthesis

References

Nick Kelly

Design Manager

Nick hired me for the position at LOGOS and was my direct report.

+1 360-223-5869

Andrew Verboncouer

Design Manager

Andrew hired me as a Product Designer for Headway and was my direct report for my first year there.

+1 920-562-9601

Terry Storch

Product Manager

Terry hired me for the position at LifeChurch and is head of YouVersion and LifeChurch product teams.

+1 405-471-1314

Alex Siclari

Product Designer

Alex and I once worked together on the design team at Headway.

+1 716-200-3244

Dohyeon Kim

iOS Engineer

I worked directly with Dohyeon at LifeChurch on all mobile/tv products and AR related projects.

+1 405-510-4520

Ryan Tauss

Product Designer

I mentored Ryan as a graphic designer and recruited him to join our product design team when at LifeChurch. He has since moved on to become a product designer at Tide University.

+1 918-798-5194

Clint McManaman

405-990-4496

elclinto@proton.me

work.clint.is (password: userfriendly)