Hi, I'm Riva!
I'm a design thinker, UX advocate, and creative problem solver.

I'm passionate about creating meaningful products that solve everyday user problems, through a human-centered approach and mindset.

Carnegie Mellon HCI and Tepper School of Business Graduate

Current: UX Design Specialist at SAP

Where I've been: SAP.iO, Uber, Groupon, Ford

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- latest work

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Consumer Industries Cloud

Led all design efforts from conceptual to development, for a new retail planning and execution product.

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Design, research, and marketing efforts for an early-stage startup, including mobile screen design and website redesign.

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WasteAid Case Study

Full UX flow to integrate augmented reality, computer vision, and predictive data into a dumpster rental company.

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Carnegie Mellon Robotics Lab

Building a usable, intuitive virtual reality (VR) environment for users to complete a range of tasks, which a robotic arm can then learn from or mimic.

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