Director of Design - SoHalo, Inc.Sept. 2011 - Present | Redwood City, CA
Directly manage a multi-disciplinary team of designers and developers on a B2B social media marketing platform. Duties include product mgmt., UX design, art direction, project mgmt., customer success, applications development, scrum leadership and technical documentation.
User Interface Developer - Circle of MomsAug. 2009 - Sept. 2011 | San Francisco, CA
UX designer and font-end developer for one of the internet’s largest social networks for moms. Responsibilities included graphic design for external marketing and advertising, brand integration, product strategy and design, user and A/B testing, interface development, backend development and prototyping.
Senior Front End Developer - Vivaty, Inc.Jan. 2008 - Aug. 2009 | Redwood City, CA
Served as the only user experience / interaction designer for an immersive 3d video game backed by Kleiner Perkins and Mohr Davidow Ventures. Designed, prototyped and built all interfaces including the application interface, Vivaty.com and the Facebook and AIM applications.
Digital Designer - The Indianapolis Star - GannettAug. 2006 - Dec. 2007 | Indianapolis, IN
Responsible for the rapid design and development of innovative online publishing platforms and social networking sites. Projects included Indy.com, CarmelStar.com, the IndyStar.com, the IndyStar.com video section, IndyMoms.com and IndyPaws.com.
Marketing Manager - INtake - Indy StarJan. 2006 - Aug. 2006 | Indianapolis, IN
Executed complex marketing projects for a local lifestyles publication. Projects included multimedia, interactive events and digital campaigns. Helped generate major gains in ad revenue and readership through several successful programs that merged online and print media with real world events and promotions.
Douglas is the kind of 'unicorn' every company wants. He is an incredible manager, talented designer and a work horse of a developer...
He takes initiative on new ideas and has the ability to execute. He can get people excited about an idea and always leads by example.
Doug played a big role in my career...
He was supportive and there to help when needed without micro managing...
The most impressive thing about Douglas is his vast knowledge in various fields. He would play different roles (designer, developer, product,..) based on the needs of a project.
Douglas Hineline is not only an eager and responsible Design Director but also an inspiring professional. He is a great mentor and patient with his team. That's him - self motivated and intelligent team leader with a very strong work ethic.-Danny Leong/ UX/UI Designer at Satmetrix