About Me

Hello! I’m Ilma Bilic, a recent grad from the University of Michigan that's currently looking for a full-time user experience role.  If you'd like to get in touch feel free to email me at ibilic@umich.edu






Work Project

School Project

Sept 2018 - Present

Jan 2018 - 2019

User Experience Designer

Conducting research to inform the creation of personas and app features. Created an app design for this emergency response application. 

Michigan News

Web and Media Assistant

Created illustration for stories, used HTML & CSS to code tables and customize graphics within WordPress template, assisted peers in learning platform and posted  stories. Composed designs and post text for twitter tweets..

Sept 2018 - Dec 2018

User Interaction Designer

Worked with a team of five and utilized Adobe XD to develop a prototype of an app that informs communities about local politics. Conducted research on competitors and created personas.

May 2018 - Aug 2018

User Experience Designer

Prototyped a high fidelity site and designed multiple mock-ups using Figma. Used Photoshop to create and edit 250+ photos that would be combined in virtual reality software for tours of luxury hotels. Created marketing presentations using Illustrator that CEO used to pitch to investors

Jan 2018 - April 2018

Snapchat Testing

User Experience Research

Conducted research on competitors, created personas, interviewed users and analyzed data by creating affinity diagrams. 

Sept 2017 - April 2018

Bioinformatics Research Core

Web Designer

Led transition from Drupal to WordPress by creating web-pages and organizing content for the Biomedical Research Core website. Utilized WordPress to develop 33% of the content on the website. Self taught and assisted others with the WordPress content management system


Ilma Bilic

UX Designer


Hello! I’m Ilma Bilic, a recent grad from the University of Michigan - School of Information with a bachelor's in User Experience. I have a passion for accessibility, usability, and creativity. If you'd like to get in touch feel free to email me at ibilic@umich.edu.





User needs


  • Increase usability  to decrease user frustrations 

  • Explore different product design spaces


  • Learning software (unity/blender)  is challenging

  • Knowing everything isn't possible