Design Strategist, Senior in Washington, DC at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 3/8/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0024936

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Design Strategist, Senior

Key Role:

Leverage experience with communicating and envisioning service concepts across a variety of platforms on client–facing projects. Maintain responsibility for the delivery of projects in industries ranging from healthcare and finance to a variety of public sector clients. Create journey maps to identify points of improvement or design a system to measure customer experience. Comprehend generative and evaluative user research to weave multiple stakeholders into the project plan easily. Define project scope and work with the program manager to respond to rapidly changing environments proactively. Apply a mix of left and right brain thinking to guide the production of high–quality deliverables, including progress reports, journey maps, service blueprints, and interactive prototypes. Leverage Booz Allen digital expertise, including data scientists, user experience (UX) and user interface (UI) designers, and illustrators to enable the team to look at the problem from different points of view, translating human–centered insights into solutions to better people's lives.

Basic Qualifications:

-5+ years of experience with UX, service design, design thinking, design research, business design, or customer experience

-3+ years of experience in working with digital technologies, including mobile, Web, and apps and prototyping tools

-Experience with client negotiation and setting expectations against real world limitations
-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience in consulting, facilitation, or training environments a plus

-Experience with communicating visually using tools, including AutoCAD, Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, or Illustrator a plus

-Experience with business modeling, research and analytics, and development a plus
-Ability to be inspiring, open–minded, hardworking, collaborative, and thoughtful

-BA or BS degree in Design, Anthropology, Sociology, Business, or a related field preferred


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.


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