Rob is an experienced SharePoint Senior Information Architect, who has worked on Taxonomy, Site Structure, Site Template Design, and custom software functionality for upwards of 40 enterprise level SharePoint Intranet projects in the past seven years. Rob’s subject matter expertise is in SharePoint user experience improvement and site design. Rob has experience with the Information Management, Search Experience optimization, Social Media tools integration and Interaction Design aspects of SharePoint 2010 projects.
Robert has been working as an Information Architect in the field of Software Design consulting for large corporate Intranets for over 15 years. Robert specializes in IA and UX analysis with extensive experience in the design, discovery, definition & planning aspects of web enabled software development.
He Has 15 Yrs. exp. as an Information Architect and 10 yrs. as a User Experience designer and Business Analyst capturing Software Design Specifications in a visual format utilizing MS Visio illustrations. His other strong points include documenting SharePoint Intranet Architecture & Design Standards, facilitating SP Governance Planning, and providing HCI Guidelines for MS .Net Custom Applications Development.
Rob has expert level UX Design skills in the area of IA for corporate intranets, specializing in Business Application Design, Navigation Systems, Interaction Design, Site Structure, Site Templates, and Wireframes documentation describing page layout and page flow which are provided as web site planning and design deliverables to ensure his consulting clients' work environments with an improved User Experience.
He spends most of his time drawing Wireframes and optimizing User Journeys for Corporate Intranet customers in an effort to help them design more User-Friendly Communications, Collaboration, Content Mgmt., Social & Multi-Media apps, Search-driven applications, and workflow automation within a company’s web environment and its corresponding workspaces.
He has analyzed the metadata collected from a wide variety of govt. agencies, financial services, drug research, & and public health organizations and successfully provided design patterns utilizing that information to facilitate a better storage and retrieval paradigm to improve the UX for finding docs within the integration between an image capture system, SharePoint 2010, & related network attached storage units.
For the past 5 years his focus has been on improving employee to employee communications and team productivity via social media enhancements to SharePoint and other related web content management tools.
Rob is a great problem solver, He excels in the areas of analysis and design, and he understands how to break down 'problem statements,' into manageable business use cases and daily use scenarios. Mr. Dornbush recently served as technical editor on a great book by Erik Swenson “Practical SharePoint 2010 Branding and Customization” (one of his UX Design Colleagues) published on Apress and available on Amazon.com at