Chenega Corporation Senior UX/UI Designer in Columbia, Maryland
ADG Creative, LLC
Company Job Title: Sr. UX/UI Designer
Clearance: Background Check
Location: Columbia, MD / Hanover, MD
Reports To: Sr. UX/UI Designer
FLSA Status: Exempt, Full Time, Regular
The Senior UX/UI Designer is responsible for designing user interfaces based on user needs and project requirements for a complex enterprise software application. He/she will research, perform analysis, define workflows, create low and high fidelity wireframes, design interfaces and prototypes, and conduct testing and evaluation to validate and verify that application enhancements that offer the best human-system interaction experience.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Conduct a variety of UX techniques to uncover pain points that allow for educated decision making (journey mapping, use-cases, information architecture, user flows, user interviews, personas, wireframes, usability testing, A/B testing, and data analysis).
Identify and implement process improvements and design methodologies that will make the UX team more efficient and effective.
Support the discovery of technical requirements and communicate scope to design team.
Advise product decisions through user research, customer development, and iterative feedback loops.
Work closely with design team to efficiently build application workflows by translating complex business requirements.
Work with Front End Developers to implement designs across web, mobile, and other platforms.
Identify the best methods for user research and testing within project constraints.
Implement Lean UX principles in defining minimum viable products (MVP) for prototyping and testing.
Provide functional style guides, annotations, and other artifacts that allow developers to seamlessly build application features.
Integrate User-Centered Design practices and deliverables into Agile development processes.
Bring the voice of the user while accommodating customer needs and technical requirements.
Work closely with business stakeholders, project managers, design, engineering, and quality assurance.
Other duties as assigned
Minimum Qualifications: (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)
10 years of relevant UX/UI design experience.
Experience should include expertise in three of the following areas:
Lean UX principles
Front-end software technologies
Degree preferred (but not required) in User Experience, Design, Human Computer Interaction, or Information Science.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Strong portfolio featuring design solutions across multiple platforms.
Experience with prototyping across various platforms.
Experience working in a fast-paced, development heavy enviornments.
Strong understanding of front-end technologies and how UI solutions will effect other parts of the system.
Ability to persuasively communicate complex concepts interactively to all stake holders.
Strong sense of ownership and accountability.
Solid understanding of user-centered design, visual design, and usability best practices.
Ability to work in an Agile environment.
Ability to work individually and within a team and assist teammates to achieve team commitments.
Ability to discuss, present, and defend designs and design decisions.
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively.
Ability to multitask, prioritize, and problem solve in a deadline-driven environment.
Strong organizational skills.
Must be detail oriented.
Excellent verbal and written communication.
Physical Demands: (The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)
- While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee may use repeated motions that include the arms, wrists, hands and/or fingers. The employee is occasionally required to walk, stand, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.
Work Environment: (The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.)
The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.
During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.
Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled
Native preference under PL 93-638.
We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.
Primary Location: United States-Maryland-Columbia
Other Locations: United States-Maryland-Hanover
Organization: ADG Creative LLC
Strategic Business Unit: Military Intelligence and Operations Support
Security Requirements: Background Check
Job Schedule: Full Time Exempt
Recruiter: Cris Correa
Req ID: 2000001391