Digital Product Team Lead
Ariel Albornoz is the Digital Product Team Lead for SoCalGas, the largest natural gas utility in the US, managing frontend and backend developers and webmasters. He is responsible for the maintenance, enhancement, security, strategy, and customer experience of digital applications and systems for socalgas.com.
Ariel started at SoCalGas as a User Experience Designer and Developer working with the Digital Engagement team to enhance the company’s online channels through increased usability, universal accessibility, and empathy for the experience of millions of customers in California.
Prior to joining SoCalGas, Ariel was a user experience engineer in the biometric security and fintech industries. He also worked with marketing firms to develop web properties for Stand Up To Cancer, AVP, Morgan Creek Entertainment and other high-profile groups. Ariel has a Bachelor’s in Anthropology from the University of California, Santa Cruz.