Recent Projects

Resume

Work

Mayfield Robotics Product Design

JUNE 2017 - PRESENT / REDWOOD CITY

Designing end-to-end experiences of having a home robot by informing design decisions through both generative and evaluative research methodologies.


Autodesk Inc. Experience Design Intern

JUNE - DEC 2016 / SAN FRANCISCO

Having research and data at the center of our process, I worked on new customer experience to make it uniquely Autodesk.


Swim Interactive Studio Design Technologist

NOV 2015 - APRIL 2016 / SAN FRANCISCO

Worked intensively on the bootstrap framework of bring and maintain consistent visual language to bring the prototypes to life for the client to interact and understand our solution better.


Autodesk Inc. UX Design Intern

MAY - JULY 2015 / SAN FRANCISCO

Worked on improving the first experience of Autodesk users through a new offering. Involved in the early stage of the project gave me the freedom to lay down the ground work and ask the right questions for the team to explore.


Commonfloor.com Interaction Designer

JAN - JUN 2014 / BENGALURU

Involved in the complete production cycle of the web and mobile products from ideation, conceptualization up to the execution stage.



Education

California College of the Arts

MFA-Interaction Design

AUG 2014 - MAY 2017 / SAN FRANCISCO

Mastered areas of Tangible Interaction, Digital Experiences, Design Thinking and Strategy. Worked to better define my design practise through my Graduate Thesis on the use of connected devices to help augment behavior change for the elderly.



IIT Roorkee

Bachelor of Architecture

AUG 2009 - DEC 2013 / ROORKEE

Conceptualized an augmented experience of physical spaces in my thesis project on a International Convention Center project. Created interactive spaces with the right mix of formal and informal interactions.


Skills

Design Research

Wireframing

Prototyping

Motion Design

Usability Testing

Front-end Dev

Testimonials

  • I had the pleasure of working with Krishna during his internship at Autodesk. Krishna was a real self starter that provided our team with fresh insights a new perspective. Krishna provided the project with a solid conceptual base that we continue to build upon. Great work! Jon Page - UX Manager, Autodesk Inc.

  • Krishna was my student at CCA in the MFA program, then joined my team this summer as an intern for the XD Practice at Autodesk. This boy is going places! Maria Giudice - VP, XD at Autodesk and Co-author of Rise of the DEO

  • Krishna is the quintessential scientist-designer who can resolve complex problems with eureka type solutions. He is someone who is capable of looking beyond the obvious and question the ground rules. Sometime break them too for good. Shayak Sen - UX Manager, Commonfloor.com

  • Krishna is very bright, highly motivated and has an uncommonly strong work ethic. In addition to his skill, his pleasant demeanor and kind smile make him an excellent team player. Matthew Passmore - MoreLabs

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