Graphic Designer, with Polygraph

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Category
Functional Experts
Location
McLean, Virginia

REQ#: RQ88957

Travel Required: None
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 that we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a Project Integrator joining our team to support Government activities at McLean, VA.


At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Project Integrator supporting the customer, a typical day will include:

  • Performing graphic design efforts to support the Sponsor’s classified and unclassified dashboard development platforms as well as crowdsourcing and crowdtasking IT software platforms
  • Assisting the Sponsor by designing logos, posters, presentations, slicksheets, thumbnails, and user guides to boost marketing for these software platforms to improve the overall user interface experience of the Sponsor’s software application.
  • Conducting outreach with the Sponsor’s organization, engaging with customers to document requirements, and collecting feedback on the designs

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.
  • Minimum of 10 years related experience or relevant combination of education and experience.
  • Demonstrated experience in graphic design across different media types.
  • Demonstrated experience and ability to identify customer needs and translate those requirements into visually appealing media.
  • Demonstrated experience creating and delivering presentations with effective use of visual aids using the Adobe suite of tools (Illustrator, Photoshop), Microsoft PowerPoint, and Microsoft Excel
  • Demonstrated experience in developing new business, particularly in gathering project ideas via internal and external customer outreach activities.
  • Demonstrated experience coordinating and offering suggestions for concept development, metrics and deployment decisions.
  • Security Clearance Level: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Demonstrated familiarity with innovation methodologies, techniques, and open innovation prize competitions.
  • Demonstrated familiarity with commercial or proprietary innovation software platforms, such as InnoCentive,com, BrightIdea, HeroX, Hype, and the USG’s challenge.gov, etc.
  • Demonstrated familiarity with transitioning technology from prototype to market or customer use.
  • Demonstrated familiarity conducting usability testing to identify UI issues and gather target user input.
  • Demonstrated familiarity working effectively in dynamic team environment with technical and non-technical officers.
  • Demonstrated familiarity with UI/UX design and development.

WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU

  • Alignment to a mission-critical role that directly impacts the customer’s ability to effectively execute its mission.
  • Direct engagement with contractor leadership that centers upon career development/mobility, enhanced performance evaluation, and corporate information sharing & networking opportunities.
  • Placement on a dynamic team of talented professionals that organically fosters an environment of innovation, collaboration, and trust.

Analyzes user needs to determine functional requirements for a wide variety of projects and highlights areas of improvement.

Utilizes advanced, highly complex modeling and measuring techniques. Performs functional modeling based on requirements analysis.

Directs functional testing of various projects or systems.

Researches, identifies, and recommends resources required for task execution and completion.

Develops new functionality or updates the existing, to meet client needs.

Writes and updates project documentation including procedures, presentations, and training materials.

Performs functional allocations to identify tasks and their inter-relationships.

Consults with clients to determine optimum design for assigned projects.

May provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced analysts.

May serve as a mentor to less experienced analysts.

May serve as team or task lead. (Not a people manager)

Serves as advisor to clients in assigned subject areas, recommends functional changes, and identifies areas for further investigation.

Generates recommendations in the form of briefings, reports, and other major documents provided to senior level client personnel.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 10+ years of experience

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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.