Ubirajara LUCENA skilled ergonomist & designer

Brazilian portuguese English French

Work Experience

Since December 2012

Paris - France & Brussels - Belgium

UX Consultant

  • Qualitative research / Services design / User experience;
  • Development of experimental protocols and execution of tests with eye-tracker;
  • Desktop, Web and Mobile Interface Design;
  • Interaction design / Wireframes, Axure and HTML Prototypes.

April - Septembre 2012

Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs France


Ergonomist R&D

  • Research about attention and non-verbal communication for the development of an immersive communication software;
  • Development of interactive interface prototypes (Adobe Flash AS3);
  • Development of experimental protocols and execution of tests with eye-tracker.

June 2004 - May 2012

Móbile Comunicação - Brazil


Ergonomist, Designer and Front-end developer (Associate Director)

  • User Experience, Interface design and front-end development;
  • Information Architecture, Usability engineering and Web Accessibility;
  • Graphic and Product design;

June 2005 - November 2009

C.E.S.A.R. Recife Centre for advanced studies and systems - Brazil


Ergonomics Consultant / Specialist in user experience / Interface Designer

  • User Experience;
  • Virtual prototyping and wireframes;
  • Interface design;
  • Product design.

Janvier 2007 - Mars 2008

Pitang Agile IT - Brazil


Web accessibility Consultant / Technical leader

  • Planning and execution of website accessibility programs;
  • Technical Coordination of the development group.

April 2004 - June 2005

C.E.S.A.R. Recife Centre for advanced studies and systems - Brazil


Interface Designer R&D

Researcher/designer of DVB-H et DVB-T user interfaces for the INSTINCT Project, developing trend reports, personas and scenarios of use.

April 2002 - May 2004

Design Strategy - Brazil

currently: www.insitum.com

Designer R&D

Participation in the development of ethnographical research; graphic design, user interfaces and product design projects.



University of Metz - France

Master - Ergonomics and Human Factors Engineering - First Class Honors

After working in the domain of usability engineering in Brazil for more than ten years, when I arrived in France with my wife I decided to validate my professional experience before going to the job market.


Federal University of Pernambuco - Brazil

Industrial Design - First Class Honors

Solid scientific and technical background for the management of projects and the design of consumer products and services.

Computer Skills


Morae | Tobii Studio | Axure RP Pro 5 | Balsamiq | MS Visio

Webdesign / Coding

PHP | HTML5 | JavaScript | CSS3 | ActionScript | MySQL | WordPress | Joomla | Moodle.

2D and 3D graphics

Photoshop | Illustrator | Indesign | CorelDraw | 3D Studio Max | Rhino 3D | Autodesk Inventor.



Mother tongue


C1 (advanced)


C1 (fluent)


Written communication (intermediate) and oral (basic)