Mike McDearmon

Product design leader and researcher in NYC with over 10 years of experience in cloud infrastructure, healthcare, architecture, and construction industries.


  • Ro
  • Director of Product Design | Aug 2021 - Present
  • Leading design strategy for Ro's platform which powers in-home & virtual patient care as well as medication dispensing & delivery to the patient's door
  • Hyperscience
  • Director of Product Design | Jul 2020 - Aug 2021
  • Grew a lean and agile design practice that enabled the launch of Hyperscience's AI-powered document processing platform
  • VMware
  • Design Manager, Tanzu Portfolio Insights | Jan 2020 - Jun 2020
  • Designed analytics tools that gave VMware's enterprise customers and product teams power to make informed decisions using platform telemetry, connected datasets, and predictive models
  • Pivotal
  • Design Manager | Jun 2015 - Dec 2019
  • Designed new applications from scratch and established human centered design teams with clients in finance, healthcare, cloud infrastructure, insurance, and retail industries
  • Case, Inc
  • Sr Software Designer | Feb 2012 - May 2015
  • Lead design for Building Analytics software which helped architects, engineers, and construction teams to automate workflows and glean insights from their building portfolios
  • Forum 8
  • VR Designer | May 2009 - Feb 2012
  • Designed 3D virtual traffic and evacuation simulations for municipalities, departments of transportation, and private developers

A Few Personal Projects

  • Stories from Planet Earth
  • An Earth science blog that puts modern climate change into historical perspective
  • Clim8
  • A command line emulator that helps teams quickly test input / response interactions. Enter command clim8 in the demo
  • Geologic Timescale Bookmark
  • A reference tool to help Earth science students understand and memorize the divisions of geologic time
  • Trailhead: The Wilderness Survival Game
  • A board game about surviving the extremes of the great outdoors. Successful Kickstarter campaign in 2018