Kai Hoppenheidt

My official qualification for this job Master of Arts in Media Management (Bauhaus-University Weimar, 2015) Bachelor of Arts in Media and Communication Studies (University of Vienna, 2011) Speak German and English 6 years of experience in UX research and user-centered design My real qualification for this job I have an interdisciplinary background, combining knowledge from … Continue reading “Kai Hoppenheidt”

My official qualification for this job
  • Master of Arts in Media Management (Bauhaus-University Weimar, 2015)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Media and Communication Studies (University of Vienna, 2011)
  • Speak German and English
  • 6 years of experience in UX research and user-centered design
My real qualification for this job
  • I have an interdisciplinary background, combining knowledge from some of the most important fields for UX: Social sciences, digital business, computer science and design.
  • I am eager to learn new things every day
  • I can switch from being pragmatic to being a perfectionist and vice versa, depending on what’s currently needed in the project
  • I genuinely hate products that do not work or do not address actual user needs
What I am particularly good at
  • Research-driven UX design: I can translate research findings into first interaction designs as well as highly detailed and visually clear user interfaces.
  • Organizing UX projects for products or services in technologically and/or economically complex environments (like complex business software or products in two-sided markets).
  • Organizing user research that links the big picture with the development on an interface-level. I like to tackle large strategic issues as well as very concrete usability issues with my research.
The notorious fun facts you need to have on such a page
  • I am a passionate runner, currently training for my first marathon.
  • I used to be a locally famous graffiti writer, having published pieces in books and magazines.
  • I continuously improve my carpentry skills and have built several pieces of furniture for myself.

Tim Bosenick

My official qualification for this job Diploma in Sociology (University of Hamburg, 1999) Speak German and English 20 years of experience in UX research My real qualification for this job UX expertise: I founded 9 companies in the area of UX UX network: I co-founded the User Experience Alliance (UXalliance), the first global UX network … Continue reading “Tim Bosenick”

My official qualification for this job
  • Diploma in Sociology (University of Hamburg, 1999)
  • Speak German and English
  • 20 years of experience in UX research
My real qualification for this job
  • UX expertise: I founded 9 companies in the area of UX
  • UX network: I co-founded the User Experience Alliance (UXalliance), the first global UX network
  • International UX expertise: I co-founded one of the first foreign-owned UX research companies in China
  • UX processes: I have helped a lot of companies to set up internal UX teams and processes
  • Leadership: I can motivate teams
What I am particularly good at
  • Employee experience: Applying UX methods and processes to employees is a topic close to my heart. I think that motivated and valued employees are a virtue, as well as, lead the company to higher profitability.
  • UX processes: I help set up UX teams and processes within companies.
  • Methods and quantitative UX: In the last 20 years, I have developed several methods to measure UX and set up dozens of benchmarking systems.
The notorious fun facts you need to have on such a page
  • I own approximately 2,000 DVDs.
  • I own approximately 50 pairs of Converse shoes.
  • I have two children that are currently in puberty.

Wolfgang Waxenberger

My official qualification for this job MA Politics, Sociology, Media Sciences (University of Hamburg, 2004) Speak German and English 15 years of experience in UX research My real qualification for this job I am talkative I get stuff done quickly I am pragmatic I can organize and have oversight I have a huge UX network … Continue reading “Wolfgang Waxenberger”

My official qualification for this job
  • MA Politics, Sociology, Media Sciences (University of Hamburg, 2004)
  • Speak German and English
  • 15 years of experience in UX research
My real qualification for this job
  • I am talkative
  • I get stuff done quickly
  • I am pragmatic
  • I can organize and have oversight
  • I have a huge UX network and know the right people for every job
What I am particularly good at
  • Automotive: I know how the industry works and in which direction it develops. I have developed dozens of tailor-made research programs to create, test, and measure automotive interfaces.
  • Healthcare: I know all regulations and can guide clients from early development to HF validation testing
  • Everything that is large scale and international
The notorious fun facts you need to have on such a page
  • I do aqua scaping (aka fish tank design).
  • I build landmarks like the Elbphilharmonie or the Eiffel tower in Minecraft.
  • I am a decent Command & Conquer player

Tabea Daunus

My official qualification for this job Specialist in market and social research (commercial education) Speak German and English 5 years of experience in UX research My real qualification for this job First of all: I love what I do I enjoy the versatility of this job and working with different characters all around the world … Continue reading “Tabea Daunus”

My official qualification for this job
  • Specialist in market and social research (commercial education)
  • Speak German and English
  • 5 years of experience in UX research
My real qualification for this job
  • First of all: I love what I do
  • I enjoy the versatility of this job and working with different characters all around the world
  • I like to be immersed in new topics and challenges
  • I’m a team player
  • I’m an organizer and work client-oriented
What I am particularly good at
  • User research: I know a variety of methods and can quickly familiarize myself with new topics and areas
  • Healthcare: I know the regulations and can conduct formative and summative HF studies (I’m a certified Medical Devices Usability Expert (TÜV certified).
  • I’m the quality manager in our team and responsible for our quality management systems (ISO 9001)
The notorious fun facts you need to have on such a page
  • I’m a passionate hiker
  • I’m the “Nesthäkchen” of the uintent family (and smallest in height)

Simon Harder

My official qualification for this job Diploma in Psychology (University of Hamburg, 2012) Fluent in German and English 8 years of experience in UX research My real qualification for this job I’m curious about people’s thoughts and motivations I’m curious about new technology I like organizing studies – the more complicated, the better I like … Continue reading “Simon Harder”

My official qualification for this job
  • Diploma in Psychology (University of Hamburg, 2012)
  • Fluent in German and English
  • 8 years of experience in UX research
My real qualification for this job
  • I’m curious about people’s thoughts and motivations
  • I’m curious about new technology
  • I like organizing studies – the more complicated, the better
  • I like conducting studies in unusual places
What I am particularly good at
  • Making sure everything is where it needs to be when it needs to be, and dealing with unforeseeable situations (aka project management)
  • Qualitative studies in nearly all industries; benchmarking studies (e.g. automotive and white goods); quantitative surveys and analyses
  • Everything that is large scale and international
The notorious fun facts you need to have on such a page
  • Before joining uintent, I spent a couple of months learning how to plant tomatoes, making goat cheese, and growing vine in France – definitely a great experience, but probably not a career opportunity for me.
  • I love hiking in remote and sometimes wild places

Remik Fierley

My official qualification for this job M.A. in Cultural Anthropology, Economics, Geography (University of Hamburg, 2003) 17 years of experience in UX and human-centered design Certified Scrum Product Owner Speak German, English, Spanish, Polish My real qualification for this job I’m terribly curious about people and technology I believe in the power of communicative action … Continue reading “Remik Fierley”

My official qualification for this job
  • M.A. in Cultural Anthropology, Economics, Geography (University of Hamburg, 2003)
  • 17 years of experience in UX and human-centered design
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner
  • Speak German, English, Spanish, Polish
My real qualification for this job
  • I’m terribly curious about people and technology
  • I believe in the power of communicative action and shared intention
  • I’m obsessed with quality in a healthy way
  • I’m a pragmatic problem solver
What I am particularly good at
  • Combining qualitative and quantitative methods and metrics
  • Creating a deep understanding of users and building empathy with them
  • Generating relevant insights and translating them into strategy
  • Advising clients on UX/ UI topics in the automotive, home appliance and software sectors
The notorious fun facts you need to have on such a page
  • I can easily eat 50 pierogi z jagodami (dumplings filled with blueberries, covered with cream and sugar), one of so many delicious polish national dishes
  • I travelled the Yungas road in Bolivia, also known as the most dangerous road in the world, three times on the same day – and not really for voluntary reasons
  • I hold the unofficial record in upside-down sit-ups at our offices

Felix Vollmuth

My official qualification for this job BA Library and Information Management Speak German and English 10 years of experience in UX research My real qualification for this job I have applied various UX methods I have worked with people from all around the world I love what I do I enjoy working in a variety … Continue reading “Felix Vollmuth”

My official qualification for this job
  • BA Library and Information Management
  • Speak German and English
  • 10 years of experience in UX research
My real qualification for this job
  • I have applied various UX methods
  • I have worked with people from all around the world
  • I love what I do
  • I enjoy working in a variety of industries and experiencing many company cultures
What I am particularly good at
  • Healthcare-focused research. In particular, managing and executing formative and summative testing
  • Quickly adapting to new challenges
  • Long-term qualitative research
  • Discussing problems with your team and coming up with solutions
The notorious fun facts you need to have on such a page
  • I knit my own socks (and for friends and family too, of course).
  • I cook my own jam.
  • I know some basic blacksmithing.

Jan Panhoff

My official qualification for this job Master of Science, Digital Media (University of Bremen and University of the Arts Bremen, 2004) Speak German and English 15 years of experience in UX research My real qualification for this job I always challenge the status quo I am pragmatic I strive to find new and better solutions … Continue reading “Jan Panhoff”

My official qualification for this job
  • Master of Science, Digital Media (University of Bremen and University of the Arts Bremen, 2004)
  • Speak German and English
  • 15 years of experience in UX research
My real qualification for this job
  • I always challenge the status quo
  • I am pragmatic
  • I strive to find new and better solutions for problems, while spending as little money as possible
  • I work best as part of a team – I love creating and improving concepts as part of a group
What I am particularly good at
  • Automotive research: I have run numerous studies for car OEMs and have tested more than a hundred different car models
  • E-Commerce research: I have worked as an in-house UX consultant at eBay for nearly 10 years
The notorious fun facts you need to have on such a page
  • Before starting in UX, I had many other jobs. I was an IT admin for a large government organization, gardener, driver, physical therapist assistant, and furniture mover.
  • I play pen & paper role-playing games – it’s one of those things that gets better with age.
  • I own a working 486 computer that I built from parts in 2018 just to play 1990s computer games with glorious Roland MT32 sound again.