a UI case study

Project:

FireStart onboarding and software tutorial

Client & Project type:
Brainster Academy, FireStart, UI design team project

Project date:
19th to 31st of July 2021

Role:
UI designer

Tools:
Miro, Figma

Project summary:

FireStart is a Vienna-based tech company specializing in Collaborative Process Automotive Ecosystems. They just released their newest product: an Integration Platform as a Service (iPaaS), which FireStart describes as being the easiest and most user-friendly software for Process, and Form creation tool, with a unique feature that allows external cross integration.

Although the software is not entirely ready, it is in its finishing stage and FireStart…


a UI case study

Project:

Erste bank home loan calculator

Client & Project type:
Brainster Academy, unofficial UI design project

Project date:
1st to 19th of July 2021

Role:
UI researcher and designer

Tools:
Figma, Miro

Project summary:

The Austrian Erste Bank is one of the biggest Commercial banks domestically and in central Europe. Its brand identity is simplistic and clean, building on the bank’s goal to be “the bank for everyone”. Erste has had great success with its mobile bank application “George”, receiving wide applause for its user-friendly UI and design. Erste’s home loan calculator, on the other hand, is another story.


a UX case study

Project:

Anna’s Nail & Beauty center

Client & Project type:
Brainster Bootcamp, owner of Nail & Beauty center Anna Gesche, remote team research project.

Project date:
June 2021

Role:
My responsibilities were Desk research, User interviews, and User testing. Furthermore, I contributed with content and team strategy, copywriting, and acted as the team’s communicator and facilitator.

Project summary:

The Berlin-based Nail & Beauty center, run by its founder and currently only worker, Anna, is struggling as a consequence of the lock-downs imposed by the German government in light of the pandemic.

Having to let go of all her employees…


a UX/UI design case study

Project:

Agapé, a Figma made responsive editorial.

Client & Project type:
Brainster Bootcamp, remote team project.

Project date:
May 2021

Role:
My team and I worked together throughout the project, not assigning any specific roles. We rather dedicated tasks as the project moved forward, making sure we all partook in every aspect of the project.

Project summary:

The task given to my team at the beginning of May was to create a responsive editorial to answer the needs and wants of a persona we chose from a limited selection.

Over the course of the month, we were to…

Jan Kepinski

UX/ UI designer, storyteller and strategist based in Vienna Austria.

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