Sinan Ascioglu

UX + Data Visualization  |  |   |  @msawired



11+ months
02.2015 - current
Yale University, New Haven, CT
  • Product Designer
  • Designed and developed the Epidemic Modeling and Simulation Platform for Yale Public Health Department
11 months
02.2015 - 01.2016
Zoomi Inc., Malvern, PA
  • Data Visualization Designer
  • Designed and developed the dashboard visualizations on Zoomi's educational product.
01.2014 - current
Startups via Crafted, New York, NY
  • UX Designer
  • Designed PS21's mobile app connecting students to professionals.
  • Designed OnePaperLane's dashboard for digital paperwork management platform.
  • Designed MusicFolio iPad app for sheet music creation and editing.
5 months
09.2014 - 02.2015
Scholastic, New York, NY
  • Lead UX Designer
  • Designed various digital K12 products and their license management platform.
2 weeks
07.2014 - 08.2014
McGarryBowen, New York, NY
  • UX Designer
  • Designed the wireframes for Verizon's new online publication Sugarstring.
2 months
01.2014 - 03.2014
Capco, New York, NY
  • Lead UX Designer
  • Designed the website of Dominican Rep.'s leading bank, Banco Popular.
2 months
10.2013 - 12.2013
Mr. UX/Kelton, New York, NY
  • Lead UX Designer
  • Created personas, flows and wireframes for Hospira's infusion device reporting platform.
9 months
09.2012 - 07.2013
Digitas, New York, NY
  • ACD of Interaction Design
  • Designed American Express's Merchant Portal, and credit card application flow.
4 months
06.2008 - 10.2008
R/GA, New York, NY
  • UX and Interaction Designer
  • Produced wireframes for Verizon shopping cart and account management experiences.


3.5 years
10.2008 – 01.2012
Kirshenbaum Bond Senecal Partners, New York, NY
  • Senior UX and Interaction Designer
  • Worked on BMW account on and campaign sites, apps, etc. and also helped on projects for Netjets, GoldmanSachs, Vanguard, Homegoods, Philadelphia Flyers, Nintendo


4 months
01.2016 – 05.2016
Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
  • Adjunct Professor
  • Teaching Design Studio 2B class. Topics include digital design, UX and data visualization.

Personal Projects

7+ years
03.2008 – current
  • I founded, a social platform for artists and designers in generative and algorithmic art using Processing language. I do both the design and the development of this website.


2 years
2006 – 2008
New York University, Tisch School of the Arts, New York, NY
  • Interactive Telecommunications Program, MPS.
1 year
2005 – 2006
Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Information Technologies in Design, MSc. (transferred to NYU)
4 years
2001 – 2005
Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering, BSc.

Crafting Tools of Choice

Sketch, Photoshop
InDesign, OmniGraffle, Pen&Paper
InvisionApp, Marvel, Keynote, HTML/CSS/JS
web: HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, PHP-MySQL
data visualization: D3js, Processing