User Interface Designer, Lead in Herndon, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 9/17/2018

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    Herndon, VA
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Job Description

Job Number: R0035826

User Interface Designer, Lead

Key Role:

Provide leadership with client engagements in the UX/UI design capability by conceptualizing and creating large-scale digital experiences and applications. Engage with clients to articulate client needs and requirements into industry leading digital designs clearly while identifying and prioritizing project milestones and processes. Produce industry-leading design artifacts directly while mentoring fellow designers in a hands-on environment. Assist the team leadership and help with administrative activities, including staffing, forecasts, estimates, and general oversight. Contribute to business development activities, including identifying new opportunities, proposal responses, and various Agile development activities.

Basic Qualifications:

-6+ years of experience with user interface (UI) design

-Experience with working in cross-functional, Agile teams to design large-scale digital experiences that meet business objectives

-Experience with the full spectrum of the digital creative process, including user research, information architecture, wireframing, rapid prototyping, interface design, and front-end development

-Experience with HTML5, CSS, and front-end framework methodologies

-Experience with Section 508 compliance

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA, BS, or BFA degree required

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with Adobe CC, Axure, Sketch, and InVision, front-end frameworks, including Foundation and Bootstrap, version control, including GitHub, and content management systems, including WordPress and Drupal

-Experience with leading design and coding for responsive Web sites

-Experience with leading the design of mobile applications

-Experience with usability evaluations and testing

-Experience with building and maintaining client relationships in a team-based government and professional services environment

-Experience with print design

-Experience with participating in hackathons

-Experience with writing proposals

-Experience with developing digital data visualization

-Experience with SASS, JavaScript, or jQuery

-Knowledge of JavaScript plugins

-Ability to exhibit visual design expertise and pay strict attention to detail

-Ability to work independently and define project objectives and milestones

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Possession of excellent presentation and technical problem-solving skills


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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