UI/UX Designer #2819

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  • Farifax, VA
  • Information Technology
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Company Overview

GovCIO is a team of transformers—people who are passionate about transforming government I.T. We believe in making a difference by developing digital strategies and delivering the technology-related innovation that improves governmental operations each day.

But we can’t do it alone. We welcome and nurture an inclusive and diversified work culture. Because different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives make us better decision-makers, problem solvers, and creators. We’re changing the face of I.T. – from our diverse staff to the end-products we develop. And we’re excited to expand our team. Are you ready to be a transformer?

Responsibilities

Designs, develops, troubleshoots, debugs, configures and maintains website(s) and user interfaces for internal and external communications for the company and/or for external customers and clients. Ensures website(s) is available to the desired audience with appropriate links and security. Designs web page layout, graphics, color schemes and infrastructure to maintain a cohesive website based on the organization’s communications strategies and goals. Conceptualizes, designs, and implements a web-based user interface based on current technologies and requirements for computer information systems while staying abreast of emerging technologies that will improve the website’s experience and functionality. Monitors site traffic and helps scale site capacity to meet traffic demands and performance expectations. Improves the portal’s efficiency and designs the look and feel for the site using HTML, JavaScript, and SQL. May require knowledge of the software development life cycle.

1. Assist teams with improving the UI/UX of their systems through industry best practices and potentially usability studies

2. Collaborates with management, business units and IT department to determine the website’s purpose, functions, requirements and long-term strategy.
3. Needs knowledge of web-based user interface development including principles of content organization, UI/UX, site layout, and navigation structure.
4. Develops, assesses and communicates website usage and security policies and procedures.
5. Collaborates with software developers, testers, and other members of the system development team on incorporating the interface elements into the information system being built.
6. Troubleshoots and debugs UI/UX issues including user accessibility. 

7. Be responsible for designing new, and upgrading existing web application User Interfaces (UI) using technologies such as HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, Bootstrap, FontAwesome.


Qualifications

 

Required Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s with 8+ years (or commensurate experience)
  • Experience with designing UI / UX for new web applications and/or redesigning existing/legacy applications with update / improved UI / UX.
  • Experience designing wireframes or clickage prototypes using Adobe XD (or similar tool)
  • Experience with Source Control (e.g., Azure DevOps, Git, SVN)
  • Experience with HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript (ES6 or later)
  • Experience with Bootstrap
  • Experience with jQuery

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • A Government Public Trust clearance or specifically a PBGC clearance
  • Experience with Nodejs, React, and similar javascript framework technologies
  • Experience with Microsoft Power Apps Portals, Dynamics Portals, Dynamics 365

COVID Policy: New employees will be required to adhere to the Company’s and its clients’ COVID-19 safety procedures. In the event that the COVID-19 vaccination mandate for Federal Contractors is enforced, you must become fully vaccinated or request and be approved for an exemption. Employees working onsite at a client location must comply with our client’s COVID-19 requirements.

GovCIO is a team of professionals who want to make a difference. And that can only happen with a diverse, happy, and cared-for team. So, we prioritize your well-being, equity for all and look for ways to make work a better place for each of us every day.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, religious affiliation, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, or disability status.

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