UI/UX Designer

Alion Science and Technology Corporation
Linthicum Heights, MD
Feb 20, 2021
Feb 24, 2021
Full Time
Enlighten, an Alion company, is looking for a UI/UX Designer to be responsible for producing visually impactful creative assets, application interfaces, and diagrams. The ideal candidate should have an eye for compelling design, user-centric focus, and a team-based approach. A portfolio of reviewable design work is needed for consideration. Primary Duties: Provide high-end graphics, diagrams, interface and branding needs across various projects. Ability to work within a Design Team and adhere to established styling and quality standards. Provide visual direction and ownership of conceptual designs through wireframes, mockups, prototypes, and workflow interaction. Engage with product management, software engineering, and stakeholders to understand requirements and achieve goals. Be able to work with Frontend Developers to provide UX oversight and code assistance. Ability to work effectively within a fast-paced, Agile environment across multiple teams. Security Clearance: A current Secret level US Government security clearance is not required on day 1, but will be processed for one and therefore all candidates must be a US Citizen. Required Skills: BS Degree in Illustration and Graphic Design, Computer Science or similar field. Educational requirements may be adjusted for applicable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience. Must have at least 8 years of experience with UI/ UX design. Design experience with DoD and mission-focused projects is a must. HTML5, CSS3, Adobe Creative Cloud (Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat). Must be able to communicate UI/UX concepts effectively to technical and non-technical audiences. Ability to organize, manage and work within a team-oriented, collaborative environment. Ability to present and engage with remote team members. A portfolio of reviewable design work is needed for consideration. Desired Skills: Video editing experience is a strong plus. Working knowledge of modern front-end frameworks is a strong plus. *CJ Security Clearance: None