Graphics Specialist

Clearance Level
None
Category
Graphic Design
Location
Fort Belvoir, Virginia

REQ#: RQ63940

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: NACI (T1)
Requisition Type: Pipeline

Tasks include:

  • Create, design, layout, illustrate, proof, and produce products to include the following:
    • Presentations, banners, posters, displays, brochures, newsletters, fact sheets, programs, certificates, charts, graphs, tables, illustrations, and interior signs, miscellaneous products;
    • Matting, mounting and laminating;
    • Presentations in a variety of deliverable media
  • Utilize the Adobe Suite and Photoshop
  • Take raw concepts and develop finished products
  • Tear down and remove old exhibit materials (related to information technology) as well as move in and set up of signage and graphic image
  • Coordinate with NMUSA departments to design signage for new exhibits; research for IT compliance; and design, create, and lay out artwork and images.
  • Support internal and external events. Events estimated at two events per month, on average.

Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology or related field of study

Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of experience in Information Technology Field or Graphic Design.
  • Efficient utilization of the products in the Adobe Creative Cloud Suite (Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, and Acrobat.
  • Mastery of the competencies related to visual organization, working with visual elements in two and three dimensions, color theory and its applications, visual storytelling, and graphic depiction of news and data.
  • Familiarity with WordPress.
  • Must be able to speak, read, write, and understand the English language including unique technical terminology required for the performance of these duties and functions.
  • Must have the ability to operate a computer and be familiar with using the Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving/troubleshooting skills. 
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Strong organizational and collaborative skills
  • Strong teamwork and engagement as a project team member.
  • Ability to assimilate information rapidly, motivated to self-study new requirements
  • Maintain current industry knowledge of relevant concepts; practices and procedures.
  • Able to multitask and prioritize
  • Able to work under time constraints
  • Adapt to changes in requirements and new projects
  • Maintain and upgrade certifications
  • Willing to perform other duties as assigned

Certification Requirements:

  • Certification in at least one of the following areas:
    • Graphic Design
    • Adobe Photoshop
    • Adobe Illustrator

Clearance Requirements:

  • Favorably adjudicated National Agency Check with Inquiries (NACI) at time of start

Work Location:

  • National Museum of the United States Army, Fort Belvoir, Virginia
  • Contract requires coverage between the hours of 6:00am-6:00pm Monday-Friday, working an 8 hour shift. Core hours are 10am-2pm. Shift time to be determined.
  • Some flexibility may be required to cover when others are out of office
  • Telework only under special circumstances and must be authorized by the government

Travel: 

  • Occasional travel may be required – normally less than 10%.

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.