Tania Abanina / Team lead (UI/UX design and development)


Engineering manager with 3 years of experience skilled in UI/UX design and development. Worked 15+ years in international cross-functional teams for educational, e-commerce, publishing and other fields as frontend developer and designer, mentor, product manager and delivery manager.

Key Skills


People growth

Team leadership


Product and Delivery Management

Mentoring and professional coaching

Professional experience

FrauenLoop | Evening classes for career changers into tech aimed at women

Sept 2021 – current

Mentor of the Web Design and Development.

Amorelie | Online shop for sensual lifestyle (DACH)

Jan 2015 – Apr 2022

Engineering manager (Team Lead) Frontend (Jul 2019 – Apr 2022) Senior UI developer (Apr 2017 – Jun 2019) Frontend developer (Jan 2015 – Mar 2017)

Self-employed | Setting up digital presence for companies in education, culture, and e-commerce sectors.

Selected clients: Careerfoundry, Soundcloud, Cobot, School of machines, making & make-believe, Vse svobodny: book store.

Jul 2009 – Dec 2014

UI/UX designer and developer Brand communication consultant

Biysk Technological Institute | Top 5 higher education institution in Altay region, 4 faculties, 1200+ students

May 2005 – Oct 2009

Product Manager (Feb 2008 - May 2009) Web designer and developer (May 2005 - Oct 2009)

Sunday computer school at Biysk technological institute

Oct 2008 – May 2009

Teacher of the course «Multimedia technology» (Adobe Photoshop/Flash/Premiere, 3ds Max) for children 11-13 years


Academic degree

Biysk Technological Institute of Altai State Technical University
2002 – 2007
Subject: Quality management
Qualification: Engineer–manager
Building and sustaining Quality Management Systems in organisations according to ISO 9000 and ISO 14000 family standards.
Keywords: Quality Management System, Total Quality Management, agile methodology, continuous improvement, leadership, change management, organisational culture.
Coaching Skills for Managers at University of California, Davis (Coursera)</em>
March 2023
Scrum Master Certification at LearnQuest (Coursera)
September 2022
New Adventures In Front-End 2021 with Vitaly Friedman and The Smashing Family
January – February 2021
Business English for Cross-cultural Communication at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (Coursera)
June 2020
Inspired Leadership Specialization at Case Western Reserve University (Coursera)
February – November 2017
Scalable Design Systems at Smashingconf
with Nathan Curtis
September 2016



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