Hi, I am Rain. I design with empathy for harnessing technology to reduce inequality and empower positive social change.
as Product Manager to innovate against business goals and resources
as Interaction Designer to harness humanity, technology into magic experience
as Facilitator to coordinate internal stakeholders/ external partners
as Design Researcher to decode complexity
as UX Designer to optimise user experience flow
Experience Manager at NIO
Research Associate at Helen Hamlyn Centre for Design
Internship at Philips (China)
07.2018 - 10.2018
Internship at Zhejiang Made in Nature
03.2016 - 03.2017
Royal College of Art
2017 - 2019
Master of Fine Art - Design Product
College of Computer Science and Technology, Zhejiang University
2013 - 2017
Bachelor of Fine Art - Product Design (Top 1% for Four-year grade)
University of Toronto
Academia Success, Personal Health and International Leadership Development Summer Program
Sponsored by Mylove Co., Ltd.
Designed a platform and product to intervene in the current post-assault experience to protect and empower survivors by facilitating full recovery in China and beyond.
Sponsored by Charing Cross Hospital
Designed a workforce management platform with wearable devices for the support team that improve their efficiency and empower them.
Sponsored by Shaoxing Royal Tea Village Co., Ltd.
04.2016 - 06.2016
Developed service and app for matcha factory tourist experience
Sponsored by Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
11.2015 - 01.2016
Designed software for corporate team communication
Experienced in human-centered design, interaction design, sketching, prototyping and storytelling.
Skilled in conducting ethnographic studies, designing usability experiments, synthesising and analysing data from user research.
Rhino, Keyshot, CATIA, AutoCAD,
Apple Final Cut, Adobe Suite,
Sketch, Axure, Processing, Apple iWork
Mandarin (native), English(High Proficiency)
TEDxZJU - Chief Curator
2013 - 2016
Organised 7 TEDx Talks catering to the entire Zhejiang University student body.
Managed a team of 45 student volunteers and coordinated with TED speakers throughout.
Kenyan Women’s Education Project — Volunteer
2015 - 2016
Provided counseling, guidance, and childcare for women and their families living in slums
Empower the women through income-generating projects, education and skill-training.
Marie Stopes International China – Volunteer
2013 - 2016
Created visual designs to promote awareness regarding sexual health issues
ZJU Marketing Association – Co-Founder
2014 - 2015
Co-founded and led the organisation of 80 members
Organised site visit and made creative marketing plans for West Lake Cultural Co. Ltd.