Résumé

Welcome to my résumé.

Erin Weigel

Product Designer
Amsterdam, NL
Contact Info

I’m a hard-working, versatile product designer.
I believe in clean, functional design that solves problems for people and achieves business goals. “Be Kind & Make Things Better” is my motto for both life and work.

Erin Weigel

Product Designer
Amsterdam, NL
Contact Info

I’m a hard-working, versatile product designer.
I believe in clean, functional design that solves problems for people and achieves business goals. “Be Kind & Make Things Better” is my motto for both life and work.

Work History

Over 10 years of design and product experience

Booking.com

Principal Designer
Product and people manager for design systems and accessibility.
March 2017 – Present

  • Senior Designer
    Apr 2014 – Mar 2017
  • Product Owner
    Oct 2014 – Oct 2015
  • Designer
    Feb 2013 – Apr 2014

PREVIOUSLY

  • Designer
    Medifast, Dec 2011 – Jan 2013
  • Sales & E-marketing Manager
    aMuse Toys, July 2007 – Oct 2011

Strengths

According to Strengthsfinder 2.0 and professional feedback

Strategist
Navigates clutter to clear paths forward by finding patterns in complexity.

Achiever
Driven by positive impact on customer experience and business results.

Individualist
Excited by unique strengths of others and leveraging collective intelligence inherent in diverse groups.

Connector
Bridges gaps between disciplines and departments to create a cohesive product experience.

Encourager
Generous with praise, quick to smile, and always sees setbacks as something to learn from.

Public Speaking

Fun and useful talks about design

Imagining the Perfect Design Team
45 minutes about a methodology I created to build happy, motivated design teams that produce great work.
Video | Slides
Concept != Execution
30 minutes of stories and tips from what I learned after running 1,200+ A/B tests.
Lightening Accessibility Tip
5-minute lightening talk about an easy accessibility win.
Video | Slides
Experienced Panel Member

Who shares her about doing and leading design at a large tech company.

Work History

Over 10 years of design and product experience

Booking.com

Principal Designer
Product and people management for design systems and accessibility.
March 2017 – Present

  • Senior Designer
    Apr 2014 – Mar 2017
  • Product Owner
    Oct 2014 – Oct 2015
  • Designer
    Feb 2013 – Apr 2014

PREVIOUSLY

  • Designer
    Medifast
    Dec 2011 – Jan 2013
  • Sales & E-marketing Manager
    aMuse Toys
    July 2007 – Oct 2011

Strengths

According to Strengthsfinder 2.0 and professional feedback

Strategist
Navigates clutter to clear paths forward by finding patterns in complexity.

Achiever
Driven by positive impact on customer experience and business results.

Individualist
Excited by unique strengths of others and leveraging collective intelligence inherent in diverse groups.

Connector
Bridges gaps between disciplines and departments to create a cohesive product experience.

Encourager
Generous with praise, quick to smile, and always sees setbacks as something to learn from.

Public Speaking

Fun and useful talks about design

Imagining the Perfect Design Team
45 minutes about a methodology I created to build happy design teams that produce great work.
Video | Slides

Concept != Execution
30 minutes of stories and tips from what I learned after running 1,200+ A/B tests.

Lightening Tip
5-minute lightening talk about an accessibility design tip.
Video | Slides

Experienced Panel Member
Who shares about doing and leading design at a large tech company.

Events

Some companies and conferences I’ve talked design

Booking.com Logo

Education

I hold a B.F.A and am working to earn NN/g UX Certification

MICA logo

Baltimore, MD, U.S.A.

Konstfack Logo

Stockholm, Sweden

Coming soon!

Education

I hold a B.F.A and am working to earn NN/g UX Certification

MICA logo

Baltimore, MD, U.S.A.

Konstfack Logo

Stockholm, Sweden

Coming soon!