Hello, I am Daim Yoon, a designer born in South Korea. Currently living in London.

I was fortunate to work with amazing people where I could be inspired and inspire others. 

I am currently working at IBM iX as UX Design Lead & Design Manager, and I am developing Sonivivi in my spare time. Before, I served as Senior UX Designer at Cisco Systems, Visual interaction designer at Native Design in London and as Senior Graphic Designer at All Communication Design in Seoul.

SELECTED PROJECTS & ACTIVITIES

Sonivivi - Interactive mobile application that helps people who are partially blind, or those who have recently lost their eyesight to become more self-sufficient in their daily life.

Sonivivi offers an enjoyable and less labor intensive alternative to traditional methods of learning. It facilitates a self-directed and empathetic learning experience, and can be used as a support tool both for educational organizations and parents who have visually impaired children.

Final thesis of Master course at Copenhagen Institute of Interaction design
More details & Award: 2013 INTERACTION AWARDS finalist of Empowering VIEW THE AWARD

Virgin Money - Designing the first compelling Credit Card Mobile App for millions of loveable users in the UK.

As a design lead and Design manager at IBM ix, this project was one of a consumer projects and it delivered the first mobile app for Virgin money credit card JUST in 7months. IBM iX and Virgin Money created a partnership; underpinned by Enterprise Design Thinking, to deliver a compelling a Minimum Loveable Credit Card Mobile App. Driven by Agile and DevOps, we successfully launched App through collaborations with multidisciplinary team.

Client: Virgin Money
Role: Lead designer
DATE: 2019
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Cisco Video Conferencing - Creating an adaptive in - meeting experience to help actively take part in the conversation.

as a senior ux designer, I worked a few different products at cisco including in-meeting experience, webex collaboration and a holistic video conferencing EXPERIENCE through all product lines to consolidate seamless user experience. I was a pioneer designer and a team lead where I evangelised user centric design into a very engineering-focused environments that helped ux improvements.

PRODUCT: cisco TELEPRESENCE SERVER, WEBEX, ENDPOINT IN-ROOM EXPERIENCE
ROLE: senior ux DESIGNER, lead designer
Date: 2014-2015

HP Sprout - Redefining desktop experience of how we capture, create and share using innovate dual screen interface.

As part of the progression of the hp sprout, the HP asked native design to design a user scenario of dual screens to product design, state-of-art technologies that Sprout contains. I worked for ux and ui based on hundreds of user scenarios and prototyping.

client: hp
ROLE: interaction designer
Date: 2014

B&O - Using interactive dual screens to capture, to create and to share the journey of desktop experience.

As part of the progression of the hp sprout, the HP asked native design to design a user scenario of dual screens to product design, state-of-art technologies that Sprout contains. I worked for ux and ui based on hundreds of user scenarios and prototyping.

client: B&O
ROLE: interaction designer
Date: 2014

Vodafone - Prototyping the way of reporting to a manager with the considered user journey.

we CONTRIBUTED FEW DESIGN THINKING WORKSHOP TO COLLABORATE WITH CLIENTS AND TEAM MEMBERS WHO WERE WORKING REMOTELY TO BOOST USER CENTRIC DESIGN. USER RESEARCH AND USABILITY TESTING WAS A MAIN ACTIVITIES TO CREATE A USER JOURNEY FOR THE TWO DIFFERENT PERSONAS. ONLY  two design SPRINTS BROUGHT THE SUCCESSFUL OUTCOMES OF user insights THAT convinced THE CLIENTS TO PROCEED a real build with IBM PARTNERSHIP.

client: vodafone
ROLE: lead designer
Date: 2018