Interface- & Strategic Designer | Design M.A. | Interactive Media Design B.A.

Passionate about User Experience. Thoughtful design. Coding addicted.
Driven by using technology to make the world a better place.

Hi, my name is Tim J. Peters. I'm a Berlin-based Design Generalist with focus on interactive and strategic design. As Head of UX & Strategy, I work within the talented team at SCHUMACHER — Brand + Interaction Design. I completed my master's degree at FH;P's renowned Interface Design track in Potsdam. Previously I worked in different agencies for a range of clients from DAX30 like Daimler AG to Bosch Stuttgart, Staedel Museum Frankfurt and a Bio-Tech Start-Up. You can see my full CV below.

My passion is to create human centred concepts, services and applications with focus on usability and meaning. My work is determined by the urge to make the world a better and easier place for everyone, starting with design and technology that places the human in the forefront. My biggest strengths are the enthusiasm for what I do, my quick perception and ability to adapt to new challenges and fields quickly. Check out some of my favorite projects from the past.

Some of the topics I'm currently working on are: #futuremobility #ai #techethics

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Curriculum Vitae


SCHUMACHER – Brand + Interaction Design
Head of UX & Strategy

With the talented Team at SCHUMACHER, I help companies to build truly human-centered experiences and enable a culture of innovation from within. Started concurrently to my master's.

2019 – Present
Interface- & Strategic Designer,
Former Working Student

Crafted and built smart digital products in a new-work oriented team. Supported companies in re-imagining their business to fit for a digital future.

2016 – 2017
Intuity Media Lab
Interaction and Visual Design

Created futuristic concept from ideation and design to prototyping and business concept. Was involved in guiding industry leaders and startups on their way to digital business transformation.

October 2015 – March 2016
Research Excellence Initiative of the State of Hesse
Junior Web Developer with
Focus on Mobile Web Experience

Research, design and development of adaptive and narrative multimedia systems which aim to find new, improved ways of human computer interaction. Located at my university. In partnership with business institutions like ULB and the Staedel Museum Frankfurt.

2013 – 2015
Design and Development

Gained an insight of digital ad production and professional app design.

February – March 2014
Webdesigner and -Developer

Design and create handmade unicums in the areas of web, UI and print for businesses, professionals and associations.
Especially the contact with my first real clients as well as the challenge of making my work fit perfectly to the needs of customers from different business segments endorsed and motivated me to get better every day.

2008 – 2012
Bad Vilbel
HSG Movie Production
Video Production

Gained an insight into DVD production, movie cutting and creation of digital special effects. Did groundwork for clients like Sony Music Germany and Universal.

April – May 2008
Bad Vilbel
Usability Testessen Berlin

Enabling non-profits, small companies and start-ups to test the usability of their products and services in a fun and open event series.

2018 – Present
Hyperstudio, Massachusetts Intitute of Technology
Guest Talk at MIT

During my masters I took part in a cooperation course in the fields of digital humanities. This resulted in an invitation to the HyperStudio at MIT to speak about new ways of making a use out of art collections using artificial intelligence.

May 2018
Boston, USA
"Klartext, Frau Merkel", zdf (German television)
Spoke with Chancellor Merkel
in a Live TV Show

I've always had a distinct interest in the ongoing political debate about the balance between security and individual freedom and rights. In the run-up to the German federal election I was invited to argue with Angela Merkel about this topic at prime time in front of an audience of millions.

September 2017
fh;p / University of Applied Sciences Potsdam
Master of Arts:

Emphasis on AI and new mobility topics. Master’s project on the opportunities and challenges future mobility creates for society, businesses and cities from a strategic design standpoint. Graduated with distinction.

2017 – 2019
Potsdam / Berlin
h_da / University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt
Bachelor of Arts:
Interactive Media Design

Gained skills in the fields of concept- and UX design, prototyping and coding. Started to reflect the work as a designer in a wider social and technological context. Interdisciplinary and project-based approach. Graduated with first-class honours.

2013 – 2017
Cork Institute of Technology
Studies Abroad

Studied Multimedia B.A. Hons. at a partner university and got in touch with the beautiful country and friendly people of Ireland and with internationals from all around the world.

February – June 2015
Cork, Ireland
Freie Waldorfschule
(University Entrace Qualification)

Emphasis on Mathematics and Politics
GPA: 1.4 (scale 1-6, 1: best)

1999 – 2012
German Red Cross
Emergency Medical Officer

Starting with a year of volunteer work in social services in 2012. Supplied people in medical distress and drove the ambulance car at the Emergency Medical Service. Until today I'm an active member of the RC and volunteer on the weekends now and then.

2012 – Present
Langenselbold / Hanau
Parliament elections of my hometown, Hesse, Germany, and the EU
Volunteer Polling Officer

At different elections I helped counting the votes cast and review the propriety of the election.

2013 – 2016
Bad Vilbel
Löwenherz Farm
Social Work Internship

Supervised horse riding trips and built tree houses with disabled children to gain an insight into social work and improve my social skills on a 4-weeks-internship.

April – May 2010

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