Colin Owens

20 years of experience as a Senior UX Professional.

UX Design, Strategy, Information Architecture, Data Visualization, Visual Design, Design Research, Accessibility.

Industries served: Publishing, Entertainment, Automotive, Education, Museum, Advertising & Marketing, Data / Analytics, Cloud / Developer Tools, Telecoms, Pharmaceutical, Financial, Health, Shipping / Logistics, Consumer Electronics, IoT, Government and IT.

Tools: Sketch, Invision, Zeplin, Adobe, CSS / LESS, HTML, Javascript, and some JAVA, C, C# and objective C.

Google / Stackdriver

Lead Designer for Google Stackdriver. Designed application dashboards, configuration, tabular information and onboarding screens. Designed dataviz components for Google Cloud Platform. Worked with researchers and fellow designers to integrate monitoring experience across product liness.

Google Stackdriver provides powerful monitoring, logging, and diagnostics. It equips you with insight into the health, performance, and availability of cloud-powered applications, enabling you to find and fix issues faster. It is natively integrated with Google Cloud Platform, Amazon Web Services, and popular open source packages. Stackdriver provides a wide variety of metrics, dashboards, alerting, log management, reporting, and tracing capabilities.


Principal Product Designer. Led UX as a design and research team of one. Created component library, including configuration, data display and visualization methods.

Pixability is a video advertising technology company that helps media professionals deliver outstanding campaign performance across YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Pixability’s revolutionary approach unites the most advanced targeting capabilities, dynamic campaign optimization, and rich performance and audience insights to deliver the most effective video advertising campaigns on YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.


Director of UX.

Managed UX team of designers, researchers and front-end developers. Set UX strategy company-wide. Hands-on design and qualitative research.

Continuum Managed Services is a provider of SaaS tools that allow IT managers to monitor and backup their clients systems.


Chief Product Officer and founder of Series A entertainment product startup.

Managed Boston office comprised of software developers, designers, and content production. Set the strategy and schedule for product design and development. Also designed and coded the UI.

Shapemix was a music mixing platform for the iPad and iPhone and a web audio player. Shapemix was featured in, Billboard, Mashable and other publications. A special version of the app was produced for Spin magazine for a music mixing contest featuring Skrillex, Tiesto and Digitalism.

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Colin Owens