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)
Exceptional written communication and presentation skills including the ability to engage different stakeholders in developing and implementing designs
Strong analytical and problem solving capabilities
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.