GXM Consulting is looking to add a professional User Experience Designer with a strong Human Factors background to our faced-paced team in Arlington Virginia. Full-Time preferred, but will consider Part-Time.
The successful candidate:
Is a UX designer with strong human factors background/experience and familiarity with user-centered design
Uses job analysis, task analysis, and similar methods to understand and document user requirements, and to develop workflows
Applies expertise in human factors and UI/UX in support of translating workflows into user-friendly designs for digital systems and tools (experience in the DoD domain preferred)
Is experienced in creating design specification documents, style guides, low fidelity wire frames, and high fidelity design mockups
Works effectively with a multi-disciplinary team and effectively communicates user requirements and design specifications to designers and developers
Iterates quickly on design concepts as needed in each phase of the software engineering cycle (analysis, design, implementation, and deployment) based on user requirements
Is knowledgeable about, and able to apply, current human factors UI/UX standards and best practices (including web accessibility) to the design of digital system interfaces
Has strong verbal communication skills for interacting stakeholders and end-users, in addition to team members
Is equally comfortable working collaboratively within a team and taking initiative to work independently when required. Self-motivated and energetic.
GXM provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regards to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
Must be a US Citizen.
Must have SECRET Clearance.
Bachelor's degree in cognitive psychology, human factors engineering, human computer interaction, user interface / interaction design, or similar. Advanced degree is desired.
At least eight (8) years in human factors, human system integration, UI/UX design, or related field.
At least five (5) years user-centered design experience.
About GXM Consutling
The GXM team has been involved in developing technology solutions and processes to complex problems for commercial and government organizations for over 10 years. Our teams of versatile technical experts and skilled engineers work to solve problems at the end user level.....where the problems exist. We build long lasting relationships with our clients by the way we operate and try to have fun along with way. Join our expanding team in one of our six offices in Boulder, Austin, Raleigh, Arlington, Crystal City or Los Angeles.