UX/UI Designer

Clearance Level
None
Category
Web Development
Location
Merrifield, Virginia

REQ#: RQ124491

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: MBI (T2)
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter.

Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important. GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day. 

We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can’t turn into an opportunity. And our work depends on a UX/UI Designer joining our team to support the United States Postal Service (USPS) activities located in Merrifield, VA.

A UX/UI Designer, or User Experience/User Interface Designer, will be responsible for creating and optimizing the user experience. This resource ensures ease of use for websites, software programs, and products. The duties include reviewing users’ feedback to determine potential defects or areas for clarity, working closely with other IT professionals and USPS personnel to refine user experience, creating wireframes, and performing usability tests on software products or website features to ensure functionality.

GDIT is looking for a UX/UI Designer to perform the following roles and responsibilities that include, but is not limited to:

  • Identify target user groups and complete interviews or other types of targeted queries to help understand user needs.
  • Ensure the creation and implementation of customized experiences for the digital user.
  • Produce high-quality solutions through flow diagrams, graphic designs, storyboards, and site maps.
  • Understand product specifications and user behaviors to propose solutions that best solves the business need.
  • Create cross-platform applications for mobile and web apps for end-to-end projects
  • Design and implement user interfaces for prototyping and development
  • Working experience with following technologies and tools: Sketch, Visio, HTML, CSS (SCSS), Design System, Figma, Adobe XD, Adobe illustrator.
  • Ability to provide and produce wireframe based on verbal discussion and written requirements.
  • Ability to wireframe using Figma, Adobe XD, Adobe illustrator, Sketch, or other tools.
  • Provide guidance on implementation of UX research techniques and testing activities to analyze and predict user behavior.
  • Perform tests on user interface elements such as CTAs, layouts, target links, landing pages and banners.
  • Test UI elements such as page layouts, page designs, and page flows.
  • Maintain a competitive edge with current industry trends.
  • Have the ability to create new system wireframes within 48 hours.
  • Have the ability to update wireframes in either real time or no more than three business hours from requirements discussions.
  • Ability to create template and reusable UI components such as button, menu, search bar, etc.
  • The work involves normal risks or discomforts associated with plant operations, facility management, and/or mechanical systems.
  • Work will perform both indoors and outdoors with potential exposure to extreme weather or temperature conditions. Occasional exposure to dusty or dirty conditions exists when visiting rooms or facilities undergoing repair, maintenance, or renovation.
  • Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Recipient shall have the ability to understand and contribute to finding solutions for both simple as well as complex problems and procedures
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

  • Bachelor’s degree is preferred
  • Minimum of 15 years’ work experience
  • Works on high-visibility, or mission critical aspects of a given program, and performs all functional duties independently
  • Must be able to obtain a Position of Public Trust Clearance – US Citizen or Permanent Resident (Green Card Holder)

WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:

  • Full-flex work week 
  • 401K with company match 
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career 
  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you 
  • Diverse, highly collaborative teams 

The security clearance for this program requires the selected candidate to have resided in the US for the past five years. The selected candidate cannot have left the country for longer than 90 consecutive days and no more than 180 cumulative days. We can only accept Green Card Holders or US Citizens for this program.

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About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.