Nathan Becker, Digital Design

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With 15yrs of mobile-first responsive design, I thrive on leveraging technology and collaboration to build innovative products and beautiful ideas.

Master of Fine Arts in Design & Technology from Parsons / New School, NYC.

In addition to design, I'm passionate about my IGLA water polo team (Paris gold medalists). Pronouns: he/him/his


Nonprofit SF

5yrs mission-minded design promoting equity, diversity, and inclusion in education at two national nonprofits making an impact, as the Art Director for Summer Search, and prior to that as Design & Web Manager for Playworks.

Condé Nast NY

Creative Producer, CorpComm Technology, for the publisher of the world's most celebrated mass media brands, including Vogue, GQ, Wired, Vanity Fair, and The New Yorker. Condé Nast attracts more than 164M consumers across its digital and print media.

ACS DC

Art Director for the largest scientific society in the world. Managed a design team who's primary objective was producing the weekly news magazine (print and digital), advancing science, and advocating for chemistry and its practitioners.




Design Manager, Art Director for Nonprofits Playworks and Summer Search

5yrs hybrid product & visual design for two national nonprofits headquartered in SF


Product (UX) Design: responsive mobile-first websites, landing pages, transaction pages, emails, prototypes, research, user journeys

Visual (Marketing) Design: social and ad campaigns, event materials, brand identity and style guides, print and video collateral, data visualizations, interior office designs and signage, presentations, logos, icons




Creative (Content) Producer for Condé Nast CorpComm Technology

One of many responsibilities was managing Connect the intranet serving 5K employees shown below


External: Design lead for condenast.com, where I produced daily landing page and social content, facilitating marketing across 30 media brands

The following UX example showcases our redesigned intranet nav, after a collaborative effort, in which I conducted user research, produced UI, digital assets, and design decisions.



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Visual Brand Marketing Graphic Design

I believe in fearless creativity, emergent technologies, and problem-solving with style.

Building on an established career as an editorial art director, I moved to NY to pursue my mastery of digital, mobile, interactive, and UX design.


  • brick and by windows
  • old-style ipad icons
  • mobile iphone app profile ui
  • new balance shoes
  • blood pressure app ui
  • memories feed ui iphone
  • apple device vector icons
  • brick and by windows
  • old-style ipad icons
  • mobile iphone app profile ui
  • new balance shoes



Nathan Becker for Hire

Attn: hiring managers and recruiters, please click the button below the resume to print or download the PDF.


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Master of Fine Arts in Design + Technology
Parsons School for Design aka, The New School NY

Full-residency, 2yr interaction degree from “the #1 College for Art and Design in the United States.”


Studio-based prototyping, UX research, and building: interaction, UI, media arts, video, data visualization, game design, critical theory, and tons more.

+ Liberal arts Bachelors Degree in Media Art & Design from James Madison University, VA.

Chatterbox

Responsive video archive as interactive installation, featuring pop celebs in conversation with participant

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Debate Club

Polling app for Presidential debates engages real-time results, so that users are never caught in a bubble

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Tap to Post

Built the 1photo/day app and community with mass adoption in school. Showed at annual Parsons Fest

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