User Experience Designer

Clearance Level
Software Development
East Syracuse, New York
Albany, New York

REQ#: RQ58840

Travel Required: 25-50%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

As a practitioner of human centered design process for software application development, the User experience designer will be part of an agile development team building scientific and predictive modelling functionality, focusing on the usability aspects of the design.  He or she will interview stakeholders understand how the software can be more functional for them, and translate that knowledge into user interface designs for the agile development team to build.

Required experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field and 2+ years experience in User Centered Design and User Experience Design for science and engineering software
  • Familiarity with compliance standards such as Section 508 and industry best practices for user centered design
  • Prior experience working with Agile development teams

Desired experience:

  • Prior experience designing Hydrodynamic modelling software
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.