Matt Walker

Designer

hey look, it me.

I’m a well rounded UX and product designer, problem solver, and team player. I get excited about replacing really dull, repetitive, and downright terrible experiences with solutions that better serve people.

Working for the The Home Depot in Atlanta where in my current role I’m focused on design operations and design systems.

I’ve been helping transform and modernize the way the company builds software and designs exceptional experiences for associates and customers.

Previously, I was at Travel Syndication Technology and before that I worked at a bunch of other places you’ve probably never heard of. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Case Studies

Interested in learning more about the work I do? I'd be happy to grab some coffee with you or schedule a call and talk.

Skills

Research
Qualitative research, research planning, scripts, interviews, and synthesis.
Interaction & Visual Design
Rapid prototyping, to fine-tuning the little big details for a polished experience.
Usability
In a lab, or in the field, design validation. Usability Test plans, scripts, and synthesis.
Facilitation
Getting a room full of people from point-a to point-b. Alignments, kickoffs, and design studios.

Tools

Sketch, Axure, InVision, Framer, Webflow, etc.
Tools to me are not as important as knowing when and how to use them efficiently.

Values

Ethical Research
Anyone conducting or observing research has a responsibility to safeguard the privacy of candidates and operate with honesty, and integrity.
Responsible Design
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As designers we're responsible for creating products and experiences that have positive impacts on people and the environment.
Diverse teams with inclusive cultures
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Companies and individuals that intentionally strive for diversity and ensure everyone has an equal footing and voice will produce better results. Every. Single. Time.
Mentoring and self growth
Continuous improvement through feedback and iteration is a practice I apply to my work, and also myself.