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Hi, i'M

Nate Jachim.

User Exeprence
Pro Product Design

User Experience

Professional product design work


CAD Samples

Work Experience

2020 - Current

Adversarial Cybersecurity Automation Lab

Principle User Experience Designer 

  • Represent the users perspective in part of a multidisciplinary team looking at ways to improve cybersecurity literacy and combat disinformation.

  • Conducted research on the UX of disinformation on and how to counter it.  This research has led the publication of two papers in trade publications. 

  • Created the UI and UX of a new social media application that is design to counter disinformation organically. 

  • Developing a series of A/B tests to better understand how UI can clarify what is fact and what is disinformation 

2021 - Current


User Experience Designer

  • Part of a design team working on a web based global tool for the business and engineering team at Ford.

  • Meet with users from around the globe to determines pain points

  • Conducted requirements gathering 

  • Created wireframe to use in user testing 

  • Created clickable prototypes for final evaluation by the business. 

  • Worked closely with the development team to insure the end product meet the needs of the business users. 

2018 - 2021

Geolean USA 

Product Design

  • Met with factory workers and sales team to develop lean material handling solutions for customers.

  • Heavy focus on ergonomics and user research for the development of design solutions for customers

  • Handled the design from initial concept sketches to release and manufacturing of the product.

  • Successfully managed up to 20 projects at any given time.

  • Taught our design software and design practices to other companies.

2015 - 2018

Emergent Systems

Product Designer

  • Collaborated with engineering team to design and build a flying car for Detroit Flying Cars. Participated in the aesthetic and mechanical design, and construction of the aircraft.

  • Redesigned headlamps for Polaris during a project with Grakon.

  • Led interns to develop an in-house product to compete with Go Pro. Co-inventor on a patent for the product.

  • Took on the role of project engineer for three months on an interior lighting project for Volkswagen. Created new icons and visual cues for the company’s AUROS software suite.

  • Designed a sleeper cabin interior for the next generation of Volvo/Mack Trucks 


College for Creative Studies

Teaching Assistant for

Design Research Class

  • Worked with class groups on their design research projects.

  • Led brainstorming and breakout sessions with design students.

CAD Portfolio
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2014 - Current 

Freelance Designer

Product Designer

  • ADVANCED AUMPUTE SOLUTIONS - Redesigned from concept to a production-ready level a game-changing medical implant that greatly improves the quality of life for amputees. Worked closely with CEO to develop five other products for amputee market.

  • DETROIT FLYING CARS - Working with CEO to develop the next version of their flying car. Supporting DFC with styling, and research and development models

  • STEINS BAR DETROIT​ - Worked with the bar owner to develop the mood of an indoor space and a beer garden in a historic district on Detroit's East Side 

2009 - 2014

College For Creative Studies 

Model-shop Tech

  •  Ensured the safety of students through the education and hands-on training in the rapid prototyping shop, the woodshop, and spray booth.

  • Operated the laser cutter and assisted with the CNC milling machine.

  • Conducted routine maintenance on the rapid prototyping machines

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