Sevatec Inc.

  • UI/UX Designer

    Job Locations US-DC
    Posted Date 1 month ago(1 month ago)
    Job ID
    2018-1531
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    Sevatec, Inc. is looking for a talented senior-level User Experience Subject Matter Expert (UX-SME) to add to their dynamic team supporting a highly visible federal contract. The objective of User Experience/ User Interface support is to provide a clean intuitive user-centric design to internal and external web and mobile applications across a myriad of devices. The UI and UX shall be in compliance with standards as identified by the Government. 

    Responsibilities

    • Serve as an expert consultant during the detailed design phase by reviewing interaction design, copy, and visual design for usability and web design best practices. 
    • Ensure the design meets Section 508 Accessibility standards as required by the Federal Government, the Department of Homeland Security, and the United States Citizenship & Immigration Service. 
    • Provide consultation and support services for developing all applications following a mobile-first development strategy using Responsive Web Design best practices. 
    • Develop UI/UX designs in accordance with applicable government design templates and coordinate design strategies with developers and business lines for systems planning and implementation for all new and legacy applications.  
    • Work with information architects, content strategists, technologists, design team and other UX/web design experts to create clean page layouts and intuitive interfaces providing extraordinary user experiences. 
    • Develop strategies and tactics for projects including websites, intranets, mobile applications etc. 
    • Create documentation that establishes the vision for the project and can be used to guide decisions throughout the project lifecycle 
    • Create client-facing deliverables including user personas, sitemaps, wireframes, usability audits, heuristic evaluations, usability testing reports, user scenarios, flows, and prototypes 
    • Create compelling interactions and experiences that support desired user behaviors 
    • Create intuitive administrative user experiences that enable clients to easily update and maintain web content using a CMS back-end 

    Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Interaction Design, Human-Computer Interactive, Cognitive Science or related field  
    • 5 or more years’ experience in understanding and applying customer/user centered design concepts leading to the creation of code taken directly from the designs.  
    • Experience eliciting development and documenting business process requirements into intuitive, effective web application experiences, as well as well-developed reporting and researching skills and excellent written and verbal communication abilities.  
    • Experience delivering code using modern JavaScript frameworks such as Angular, React, and/or Backbone, with the ability to implement and support modern JavaScript code. 
    • Experience delivering products that work across the range of browsers and platforms 
    • Experience using modern CSS frameworks such as Bootstrap to deliver responsive, mobile aware products 
    • Understanding of 508 Accessibility standards. 
    • Excellent understanding of the life cycle process of website development (discovery, planning, design, requirements, coding, testing, and user testing and evaluation) 
    • Experience with web design using (Adobe Creative Suite Web Premium, Sublime Text, Atom, etc…) 
    • Excellent communication and writing skills (ability to communicate technical concepts to a non-technical audience). 

     

    Security Clearance:  Must be a US Citizen and have or are able to obtain a Government Agency Suitability Clearance. 

     

     

     

    EEO Statement:  Sevatec is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law."

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