Justine Win Cañete

Product designer at Shopify, UI developer, and team player. I design for impact, give design talks, share learnings on Medium, and play on Dribbble.


Shopify: Recent projects

Design challenges around payment terms, accessiblity, and B2B.

Coming soon

Feb-Mar 2020

Shopify: Store Ownership Transfer

How the re-design of the store ownership transfer workflow focused on immediate user value, and still scales gracefully.

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Jan 2019

Kalibrr: A Design Exercise

A design challenge to create a mobile app that helps fresh graduates find jobs.

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I have 6 years of experience working in tech companies, startups, and agency.

Product Designer

Oct 2019 - Present

UBX Philippines

Product Designer and Lead

Feb - Aug 2019

Talented App

User Experience Designer

Feb - Nov 2018


UI/UX Designer and Frontend Developer

Aug 2015 - April 2018

Freelance Designer

Lightmachinery, Diversity Abroad, +4

2015 - Present

I share

Stories & learnings

How I use FigJam to track my career growth

A designer’s tool to document their progress and learning

Disabled buttons don’t have to suck

Three alternative solutions other than just disabling buttons

A 4-step process for testing the accessibility of your designs

An approachable guide to doing an accessibility audit using a screen reader

Making Note-taking Easier During A Usability Test

A neat way to organize observations and weed out unrelated ones

The real secret how I grow fast

Stories of how I got from point A to the point where I’m at now

I Thought I Was Doing UX

A junior designer's realization

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I speak & participate in

Tech events


UX Mentorship

Mentor - Aug-Present

Fireside chat about design

Guest - 28 Jul - Rice People Podcast

Introduction to UI/UX

Speaker - 11 Feb - Developer Students Club FEU

Before 2021

UX from Ground Up

Speaker - 26 Sep 2020 - Developer Students Club CPU

Roundtable: How Can You Evolve in your UX Design Career?

Panelist - 12 Sep 2020 - UX+ Conference

Approaching Design as a Developer

Speaker - 11 Jul 2020 - Colombo JS

Roots Podcast: The Gritty Designer

Guest - Sep 2019 - Roots Podcast

Product Design: An Intensive Workshop

Speaker - 20 Sep 2019 - Iloilo City

UI UX Practices

Speaker - 24 Nov 2018 - GDG Bacolod

Startup Weekend Women Edition: Design Sprint

Facilitator - 29 Sep 2018 - Cebu City

Basics of UI

Facilitator - 15 Sep 2018 - Iloilo

Design Sprint for college students

Facilitator - 12 Sep 2018 - Iloilo


Speaker - 7 Sep 2018 – ISAT

Design Sprint for kids

Facilitator - 6 Jul 2018 - Sprint


Speaker - 7 Apr 2018 - Women Techmakers Cebu 2018

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Other than my passion towards tech and design, I have strong interests in music, travel, and cooking. Oh, wanna know about my 🦄 story ?