I’m Nick, a digital product designer and mentor in New York City.

I’m currently a Staff Product Designer at Etsy and a volunteer with Code Nation where I attempt to make Javascript fun for high schoolers.

I design, code, and provide mentorship to budding tech superstars.

Photo of Nick Volpe.

I am a product designer with a broad set of skills across UX, visual design, and code. I'm passionate about building digital projects and have been doing so professionally for over 10 years. I value strong partnerships between designers, developers, and product managers to deliver the most effective solutions and delightful customer experiences.

When I'm not working, you can find me hanging out in Brooklyn with Jenn Sager. If you're interested in learning more, send me an email.

Work History

2019 – Now Staff Product Designer - Etsy

2016 – Now Volunteer - Code Nation

Make web development interesting, relatable, and fun in an after-school program that teaches high schoolers how to code. I also provide support at hackathons, run workshops, and contribute to related open-source tools.

2016 – 2019 User Interface/User Experience Lead - Salesforce

I led the design effort for a variety of web and mobile products in the enterprise software space, primarily focused on social marketing tools. I was a strong advocate for bringing consumer-grade experiences to business applications.

2014 – 2016 Senior User Experience Designer - Salesforce

2011 - 2014 UX Designer - BuddyMedia/Salesforce

2010 – 2011 Interactive Services Coordinator - ScienceFirst

Designed and managed the development of various digital products in the medical education space, including multiple extranet solutions for high-profile physicians, a desktop survey tool, informational websites, and marketing emails.

2007 – 2010 Operations Associate - ScienceFirst

Photo credit: Cyntha Chung