Hwangjoo Kim
Seoul, Korea
hwangjoo.kim@network.rca.ac.uk


Education
Master in Service Design, Royal College of Art, Sep 2018 - Aug 2020
relevant courses including Materials of Service Design / Speculative Design / Business Model
Bachelor in Design and Media, Hongik University, Sejong, March 2011 – Feb. 2016
  • majored in Digital Media Design  • relevant courses including Visual Information Design, Mobile Design, User Interface Design


Experience
Projects in partnership, Service Design Programme, The Royal College of Art, Sep. 2018 - Aug. 2020
Developed a new company structure, Thoughtworks, London 
Designed a platform for marketing and client advisors, JP Morgan Asset Management, London 
Created new experience in a branch, Lloyds bank, London 
Built up a future learning platform, Telefonica, London

UX Intern, Vingle, Seoul, Korea
Renewed the navigation bar and an interaction on content screen 
Set community notification criterias 
Renewed community and interest’s icons

UX Intern, SAP Design, SAP Labs Korea, Seoul,  Sep. 2017 - Sep. 2018
Researching, supporting, facilitating for Design Thinking workshops
Conducting self-initiative design projects such as T-shirts design, space design, service design

UX Designer, Grib, Seoul, Korea, Sep. 2016 - Sep. 2017
User-Researching for designing IoT service scenarios, defined service functions and policies
Designed User Interface for campus IoT monitoring system
Researched IoT sensors and devices to apply services to test bed (Hanyang University, Seoul)

UI Designer (External), SOMA(Software Maestro), Seoul, Korea, Mar. 2016 -  Aug. 2016
Planned the introduction website design and UI elements, logo design
Created presentations and advertisements


Experience
UX Designer, Samsung SDS ICT Membership, Samsung SDS, Korea, July 2013 – July 2016
Designed surveillance, healthcare, public services with designers and developers
Analyzed statistical data to find user’s needs

Student Designer, Sound Finance Guardians, National Strategy Institute, Korea, July 2016 – Oct. 2016
Found problems in current national budget spending
Researched and analyzed statistical data to find the best way of organizing budget

Co-Founder, Penser (Media Art Group), Hongik University, Sejong, Korea, June 2013 – Present
Coordinated weekly discussion class                                                                          
Planned and cooperated with team on yearly exhibitions                                                                      


Prize
1st Prize in HCI KIDS, HCI 2016 Korea, Feb. 2016
Encouragement Prize, National Strategy Institute, Korea,  July 2016


Group Exhibitions
Interactive Installation Design, HCI KIDS, HCI 2016 Korea, Feb. 2016
Collaborative Media Art Exhibition with Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, Feb. 2014
Visual Info-Design, Seoul Info-Design Exhibition, Korea, Sep. 2013
Information Design, Hongik Design Festival 2012, Sejong Art Hall, Sejong, Korea, Oct. 2012
Photography, Hongik Design Festival 2011, Sejong Art Hall, Sejong, Korea, Sep. 2011

Skill
Design Research
Usability Testing
Facilitating
Product Design
Interaction Design
Mobile / Web Prototyping