I'm Clinton, a product designer and engineer based in New York City.

I’m currently a Principal Product Designer at AlphaSense. Where I spend my time prototyping, designing and developing our search engine for Financial documents.


Search Patterns - Autocomplete

Jun. 2022
Exploring standard autocomplete patterns among the most popular search engines.

Search with ML - Course Recap

Mar. 2022
A recap of an intensive 4-week Search & Machine learning course

Automated Design Systems

Oct. 2021
The focus of a design systems designer should be the design and maintenance of components. A systems designer should be able to look at a 10,000 foot view and think about the system's scale, quality and speed of delivery.

How to build a Figma Plugin

Aug. 2021
A full length tutorial showing how I build custom Figma Plugins, using APIs.

Terminal Shortcuts on the fly

Mar. 2021
A quick hack I use to quickly move around my terminal super fast.

Introducing Surf Sessions

Feb. 2021
A small side-project logging every one of my surf sessions in 2021
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