UX Designer

Mclean, VA
Feb 20, 2019
Feb 21, 2019
Full Time
* Creates, evaluates and modifies prototypes to support evolving hardware and software application development. * Develop user profiles, with emphasis on human error control, display issues, visual interaction, physical manipulation and task and objective analyses. * Develops and applies software design/usability processes in the investigation of technical problems. * Provides product usability, evaluation and support to product development teams, including the analysis and investigation of applications/systems including tactile methods, visual graphics, web, multimedia, voice response and conversational user interaction. May assist in developing design concept and implementation, providing input on user design considerations. * May produce specifications describing user requirements and internal structures for product in development.Qualifications * BS/BA in graphic design, visual communications, computer science or related field. * Proven strength in visual and interaction design with minimum 2+ years experience designing and developing forward thinking, user centered solutions. Strong online portfolio demonstrating attention to detail and purpose-driven design is preferred. * Experience with prototyping tools such as Axure or Justinmind or any other prototyping tool * Experience in Designing interfaces, wireframes/mockups using Adobe Suite- Fireworks or Photoshop. * Experience in spectrum of products, techniques and technologies including Adobe CS, HTML, CSS * Experience with rapid and iteratively prototyping complex software applications (not just websites) with low and hi fidelity techniques. * Understand fundamental design principles (typography, layout, hierarchy, color, composition, animation) * Organized, detail-oriented and able to work in a team environment with multiple projects * Ability to effectively work and collaborate in a fast-paced cross-functional team environment, including Business Analysts, Architecture, Development, and Product Management * Understanding of the web application development process, including both waterfall and agile techniques * Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English