February 19, 2020


Professional Experience

CV of Dr. Bozhana Ivanova

2021 – now | Sono Motors – Senior UX designer

2020 – 2021 | Sono Motors – UX design for a mobile app for the automotive industry.

2018 – 2020 | BlueID – UX strategy and maturity of the organization, 4 mobile apps, IoT platform, corporate website redesign (project lead), mentorship of UX and Front-end interns.

2016 – 2018 | IBM – UX design of microsites and dashboards, containing interactive data visualizations with D3 and C3.js. I was a project lead of an international agile website development team and a mentor of UX/UI design interns.

2011 – 2016| University of Economics – Varna – Teaching Bachelor and Master students Web and UI design, CMS (WordPress, Drupal, Joomla, OpenCart), E-commerce. I participated in Erasmus+ for teachers and I spent a week in the University of Portsmouth, UK, where I led a lecture about computer graphics in front of PhD students and professors.

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Case studies


Side projects

I’ve also worked on:

  • Personal and professional development of people
    • IT, web, UX and UI design, as well as basic computer skills,
    • communication skills, presenting skills and communication in English,
    • project management and business development,
    • agility and solution-oriented thinking.
  • Volleyball clinics for kids in 5 districts in Tanzania with Play Positive Academy by David Neeke,
  • Volleyball community website and a project about action types in sport,
  • Climate strike website in Germany by Fridays for future,
  • Shaolin school,
  • National players portfolio for finding sponsorship,
  • Traditional Chinese Medicine practitioner website,
  • Adventure.bg projects for:
    • planting trees and cleaning the beach with homeless kids in combination with sports (canoening on a river),
    • cleaning a local park with homeless kids in combination with sports (canoening on a river),
    • learning about the historical and cultural heritage in combination with sports (rock climbing),
    • healthy food project – collecting and donating fruit to the local people in Varna, Bularia,
  • Univesity website and a system for academic publications,
  • A successfull sports online store in Bularia in partnership with Yako.bg,
  • Various sports, edcation, elderly and healthcare causes (volleyball camps, )
  • Multiple websites of small businesses, online shops, restaurants and coffee places (Ahora.bg, Floragardenbg.com),
  • VR project for education that won 1st place at Startup weekend, as well as participation on multiple IT contests as jury or as a mentor.

My profile on Interaction Design Foundation

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