Tasha Valdez

UX Design Researcher, ExxonMobil

Tasha Valdez is currently a Principal Design Researcher at ExxonMobil where she works in the IT business for the Chemicals Company, researching improvements to processes and software in the innovation team. She was hired as a Senior UX Researcher as a contractor in 2017 and was converted to a full-time employee in 2019. Prior to ExxonMobil she was a contractor with HP, Inc. where she started her career as an intern and then continued as a Human Factors Researcher for an additional 5 years.

My Sessions

Let’s discuss ethics and politics in UX

Waterloo Salon 1-4

Panelists from multiple industries and experiences will share perspectives on how ethics and business politics can impact UX research and design. It’s a big topic, but we hope to touch the surface of a broad range of situations and context. Ideally, corporate ethics should require permission and transparency around data mining practices and product design, […]

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