Qa'id Jacobs

A UX and Product Designer based in Amsterdam. I thrive when building and refining systems and products that embrace and deliver on user needs and experiences.

Work Experience

NIPO Software

UX Designer

July 2014 – July 2016

Amsterdam, Netherlands

NIPO Software is a leader in the Market Research data collections field. I refined existing product interfaces and invented new ones during a total overhaul of the flagship product.

Work Experience

Web Designer

May 2013 – February 2014

Amsterdam, Netherlands is the world’s number 1 accommodations site in the world. I designed work flows and UI to speed users through the conversion funnel and encourage confidence in their decision making.

Work Experience

Center for Constitutional Rights

Web & Multimedia Manager

June 2008 – April 2013

Brooklyn, NY, USA

C.C.R. is a non-profit organization committed to the creative use of law as a positive force for social change. I designed physical and digital media which told compelling stories to inspire action.


  • UX Design & User Research
  • User Interface & Product Design
  • Prototyping
  • HTML / CSS / Sass / JavaScript
  • Web Design
  • Photoshop / Illustrator / Sketch / Affinity Design
  • Writing
  • English (native) / French (fluent) / Spanish (rudimentary)


New York University

BM, Music

1995 – 1999

New York, NY, USA

I studied Economics, Marketing, Music & Music History, Music Technology, and Entrepreneurship in the Music Business program.