PECOS 2.0 UI/UX Designer

Clearance Level
None
Category
Software Development
Location
Baltimore, Maryland

REQ#: RQ50822

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Regular

The User Interface (UI) /User Experience (UX) Web Designer will be responsible for the user interface design of our customer-facing applications and websites.  Will have business knowledge that provides the ability, when given business objectives and requirements for any project, to translate these into a cohesive and usable end product.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for a full lifecycle of Responsive design: content-first design, logic flows, storyboards, personas, wireframes, low fidelity mock-ups, sitemaps, high fidelity prototypes, and UI specifications, to provide end-to-end dynamic, database driven design flows
  • Construct page design using prototyping tools such as Axure or Balsamiq.
  • Working in an Agile Software Development environment, team with product owners, business analysts, and product development to clarify and define business requirements as they apply to the UI
  • Craft UX engagements, particularly in a graphical user interface (GUI) environment, that exceed customer expectations by partnering with key product stakeholders to understand and support product business goals, advocating human-centered design (HCD) industry best practices
  • Analyze available usage metrics for trends, patterns, issues, and opportunities for UX optimization

Required Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems,  Communications, Psychology or equivalent experience
  • 6 years of  experience User Experience (UX) and User Interface (UI) Design for dynamic, database or bootstrap driven web sites and Content Management Systems
  • Thorough knowledge of human-centered design (HCD) patterns and best practices
  • 2 years of experience with tools like Jenkins, GitHub, Jira, Confluence and SharePoint
  • 2 years of experience incorporating reliable unit and end-to-end testing to UI frameworks
  • Experience in web design and front end development using HTML, XHTML, CSS, Java Scripts and jQuery
  • Demonstrated experience troubleshooting and possess expert debugging skills with UI related issues
  • Working knowledge of Government regulations, including Section 508 compliance and accessibility
  • Experience with developing themes and skins

Desired Education and Experience

  • US citizen or a Green Card holder
  • Health Care Industry or Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) experience
  • Prior experience with SAFe Agile Process for Government (A4G)
  • Experience developing standards-compliant front-end code for websites, web applications, and mobile solutions using HTML, CSS and JavaScript driven framework, such as Angular or React
  • Exceptional written communication and presentation skills including the ability to engage different stakeholders in developing and implementing designs
  • Strong analytical and problem solving capabilities

Conditions

  • Candidate must be able to obtain Public Trust clearance and must have lived in the United States at least three (3) out of the last five (5) years
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.