The Government Health and Safety Solutions Operation is seeking an UX Designer/Developer, contingent upon contract award, to support the FDA Customer in the Baltimore/Rockville, MD area.
The UX Designer/Developer’s responsibilities include gathering user interface 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
2-5 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.
May require Occasional travel to customer location in White Oak or Rockville
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
External Referral Bonus $:
Potential for Telework:Yes, 75%
Clearance Level Required:Public Trust
Travel:Yes, 25% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Website Development
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