The Government Health and Safety Solutions Operation is seeking an UX Designer/Developer to support the FDA SIRCE contract in Baltimore, MD.
The SIRCE program supports the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Office of Regulatory Affairs (ORA) critical work to safeguard the foods, drugs, devices, biologics, and veterinary products that the Agency regulates. The program is split into two investments – Systems for Inspections, Recalls, Compliance Enforcement (SIRCE) and Imports. Within the SIRCE investment, the Domestics Team is responsible for delivering application support for Domestic Applications that support multiple FDA operations.
The UX Designer/Developer’s responsibilities include gathering user requirements, making usability recommendations, rapid prototyping, and translating user requirements to development teams, and performing UI assessments on existing applications and providing recommendations. Ideal candidates should have experience in wireframing/prototyping, and end user interaction.
Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with product managers and engineers
Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, diagrams, and sitemaps
Design graphic user interface elements, including navigational menus, and data visualizations
Develop UI mockups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites function and look like
Create original graphic designs (e.g. images, sketches, digital wireframes)
Prepare and present rough drafts to internal teams and key stakeholders
Identify and troubleshoot UX problems (e.g. responsiveness)
Conduct layout adjustments based on user feedback
Adhere to style standards on fonts, colors and images
BS in Design, Computer Science, or relevant field
5 years of related experience
Proven work experience as a UI/UX Designer or similar role
Knowledge of wireframe tools and/or HTML/CSS
Familiarity with Section 508
Up-to-date knowledge of design software like Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
Strong communication skills to collaborate with various stakeholders
Requires the ability to obtain a Public Trust Clearance.
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Public Trust
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Software Development
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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