Peter Simon

Product Design, IA, Strategy, & Design Methods


Mastercard Data & Services (APT)


Associate Director User Experience

Supporting a growing team of designers across multiple product lines

  • Developing design patterns to support data products from concept through scaling and commercialization

  • Helping define and reinforce UX quality standards across the organization



Applied Predictive Technologies

A Mastercard Company

2017 -

Senior User Experience Designer

Building design culture and process for APT's core analytics platforms. 

  • Lead strategic design practice to illustrate product vision and inform roadmap priorities.

  • Responsible for updating and elevating design across a vast B2B enterprise platform.

  • Mentor junior designers and develop robust design practice.



2013 - 2017

Senior User Experience Designer

Responsible for leading UX architectural decisions for Comcast’s new cloud based internet experience, XFINITY xFi.

  • Co-manage a team of 14 IA / UX designers

  • Responsible for product development, presentation, & prototyping across all product touchpoints including Responsive Web App, Native iOS/Android Apps, X1 TV App

  • Illustrated future home automation services, cross company data strategy

  • Redesigned central portal (250m Daily Active Visitors)



F# (Digital Advertising Agency)

2012 - 2013

UX Designer

First full time UX designer hired, helped grow company from 7 to 70 employees.

  • Designed turnkey Interactive music advertising experiences for 300+ global brands

  • Designed and implemented agency process and project management using JIRA

  • Designed and implemented internal sales platform and tools for business analytics and turnkey campaign design



The WWW.WWW Conference

2011 - 2012

Designer, Copywriter, Researcher ...

Worked directly alongside Richard Saul Wurman (creator of the TED Conferences) and partners (R/GA, etc...) to design and facilitate a world class conference.

  • Facilitated design of conference website and tablet app with partners

  • Contributed original research, design, strategy, and project management



The Rhode Island School of Design

2010 - 2011

Government Relations "Chief of Staff"

  • Contributed institutional strategy, research and analysis that found its way into the hands of the entire Rhode Island Federal Delegation

  • Created and ran a National Science Foundation workshop on “STEM to STEAM” as well as a Congressional Briefing resulting in a successful passage of HRES-1701.