UI/UX Specialist

Clearance Level
None
Category
Human Factors Engineering
Location
Remote, Based in the USA

REQ#: RQ126113

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Regular

At GDIT we build cutting-edge applications that help the end user accomplish their mission.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own. Bring your creativity to help us find simple solutions to complex problems. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you’ll play an essential part in preparing our nation for the future.

As a User Interface/User Experience (UI/UX) Specialist, you will be trusted to support a mission-critical financial systems modernization. This position works under the general guidance of the IT Director, in a fast-paced, rapidly changing, collaborative environment. It requires strong troubleshooting and analytical skills, strong critical thinking, complex problem solving, appropriate judgment, and decision-making skills.

The UI/UX Specialist applies human performance principles, methodologies, and technologies to the design of software application interfaces.   

WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

  • REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
    • MS, 8+ years related experience
    • Experience with accessibility and/ or Section 508 compliance
    • Prior experience working in an Agile environment

  • PREFERRED SKILLS:
    • Prior work on software development efforts for the public sector or higher education
    • Have the ability to handle demanding situations with clarity, focus and professionalism, and to respond quickly to quick turnaround taskers.
    • Ability to resolve issues with little oversight; ability to gather and analyze information skillfully and develop alternative solutions
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills, with a demonstrated ability to communicate complex topics to management and other stakeholders
    • Supervisory or project management experience
    • Strong interpersonal skills to collaborate with customers and internal cross-functional teams
    • Ability to work independently as well as interact regularly with government and non-government stakeholders at multiple levels of authority
    • Excellent analytical skills, including the ability to integrate information from multiple sources
    • Self-motivated, well-organized, and strict attention to detail
    • Identify and resolve problems in a timely manner; gather and analyze information skillfully; develop alternative solutions; Critical thinking and creative problem solving
    • Ability to understand and manage customer expectations and software implementation methodology
    • Ability to prioritize and work on multiple projects at the same time, including the ability to plan, prioritize, and execute multiple initiatives/deadlines autonomously and shift priorities as necessary.

WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:

  • Full-flex work week
  • 401K with company match
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
  • Ability to make a real impact on the world around you

The likely salary range for this position is $96,000 - $144,000, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.

View information about benefits and our total rewards program.


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.