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Design Strategist, Senior in McLean, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 2/26/2019

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Job Number: R0031578

Design Strategist, Senior

Key Role:

Leverage experience with leveraging communication and envision service concepts across a variety of platforms on client-facing projects. Manage responsibility for the delivery of projects in industries ranging from healthcare, finance, and the public sector. Prepare and create journey maps to identify points of improvement or design a system to measure client experience. Apply expertise to comprehending generative and evaluative user research to weave multiple stakeholders into the project plan easily. Assist with defining project scope and work with the program manager to proactively respond to rapidly changing environments. Apply experience to 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. Assist the team with looking at problems from different points of view, including translating human-centered insights into solutions to better people's lives by leveraging expertise from Booz Allen Digital, including data scientists, UX/UI designers, and illustrators.

Basic Qualifications:

-5+ years of experience with user experience, 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 be inspiring, open-minded, hardworking, collaborative, and thoughtful
-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

-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.

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