Madison T.S. Goodyear
UX/Interaction Researcher & Designer
San Jose, CA
Cultivates a deep relationship with both the users and the team to ensure high levels of satisfaction in the end product through psychological processes.
I am extremely passionate about psychology, education, video games, photography, and the environment. In my free time, I read books, make video games, and spend time developing apps with my friends.
HF Researcher & Designer
SJSURF @ NASA Ames
Supported 3 field studies on manned and unmanned aerial vehicles by helping run the sessions, taking notes on user interactions, and analyzing the data collected.
Iterated using the field study results to improve and redesign the processes within and outside of the lab for future studies, as well as day-to-day procedures.
Lead UX Researcher & Designer
Generated the research, design, and marketing plan for the Ambii product.
Lead a team of 4 on best usability testing practices while testing 5 users.
Generated a usability report for the Ambii team highlighting all the issues found during testing, as well as recommendations on how to fix them.
Analyzed usability report to redesign IA and design paper prototypes.
Iterated on multiple design concepts, combining them into the final design.
Sole UX Researcher & Designer
Generated the end-to-end research & design plan with the MazeFire team.
Moderated individual usability testing on 2 user groups in-person with 5 users.
Generated a usability report for the MazeFire team highlighting all the issues found during testing, as well as recommendations on how to fix them.
Analyzed usability report to design paper prototypes to collaborate on with the team, then created an iterative interactive prototype based on feedback.
California State University Channel Islands
Assisted using surveys, EEGs, and the International Affective Picture System were used in an experimental design study to explore the connection between traits of autism and alexithymia in 10+ participants.
Attended and presented this research with my team at 3 academic conferences.
M.S Human Factors and Ergonomics
San Jose State University
California State Univeristy Channel Islands
User Experience Design, User Experience Research