Allan Buntoengsuk, NYC based product designer
Most recently at edtech startup Teachable, currently taking freelance design and consultation inquiries.
2017 - 2019
TEACHABLE / NEW YORK, ny / pRODUCT DESIGNER
Relocated from SF to NYC to become Teachable’s first full-time product design hire. Stuff I’ve worked on:
Building our react component-based design system
WCAG accessibility compliance
An internal user testing framework (Medium)
Designlab / remote / design mentor
Mentored 18 students in Design 101 and UX: Interaction Design IxD
2016 - 2017
AdmitSee / San Francisco, CA / Product & UX Lead
First UX design hire at a seed-stage education startup, eventually leading both product & design. Work includes:
Redesigning our signup, onboarding and checkout flows
Instilling our first user-centered design & research framework
Utilizing data visualization and machine learning to build features that match high schoolers to similar college students
Declara / Palo Alto, CA / Product Designer
First full-time product design gig, working on Declara’s Web and Android products. I was involved in:
Bringing discussion ability (our flagship feature) to our Android App
Dashboard redesign, with an emphasis on gamification
2009 - 2014
up & down cALIFORNIA
I worked some random jobs pre-design, including: hand modeling for a Pop Secret commercial, driving a forklift for a year, selling 5 Macbooks to Stevie Wonder during Christmas Eve and building 3D models of Volkswagens.
Eventually, I moved to San Francisco to get into design and build products for early-stage startups.
Companies I worked with during this period include: Volkswagen, Anthem Healthcare, Yahoo, Deutsch LA and Y combinator startup VetPronto.
50 sketches in 2 days (Medium)
UCLA / LOS ANGELES, CA
Graduated with a degree in Sociology, a minor in Asian-American studies, and a lot of anxiety around what I’d do to get paid.
Now that we’re acquainted, drop me a line! 👋