Yuliya Baran

Microsoft

UX Designer II • Seattle, WA

Yuliya Baran is a UX Designer currently focusing on improving global Microsoft News experiences.

As a designer, she truly believes in the importance of both data-driven decision making, and establishing and growing customer empathy. As a result, a big part of her process is dedicated to understanding users’ problems and needs through user testing and data analysis.

UX Community was always important to her. She co-founded and ran Stackhouse Talks – a speaker series that focuses on Design & Science and strives to inform, inspire, and bring together UX professionals across various job roles and levels.

Yuliya’s previous experience includes Amazon, Google, and she received her Bachelor in HCI from the University of Washington.