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Job Id:

30843

Job Category:

Information Technology

Job Location:

Woodlawn, MD  21043

Security Clearance:

None

Business Unit:

Piper Companies

Division:

Piper Enterprise Solutions

JOB DESCRIPTION

Job Title:           UI/UX Designer

Location:           Woodlawn, MD

Duration:          Contract with strong potential for perm


Summary:

Piper Companies is currently seeking a User Interface (UI) /User Experience (UX) Designer supporting a redesign that will be responsible for the user interface design of our customer-facing applications and websites. Will have business knowledge that provides the ability to translate business objectives and requirements into a cohesive and usable end product.


**This position is not a Web Designer or Web Developer. Candidate must have hands-on experience with Axure, Balsamiq, and/or Sketch and be willing to be onsite in order to be considered.**


Responsibilities for the UI/UX Designer:

·      Responsible for a full lifecycle of Responsive design, including: content-first design, logic flows, storyboards, personas, wireframes, low fidelity mock-ups, sitemaps, high fidelity prototypes, and UI specifications, to provide end-to-end dynamic, database driven design flows

·      Construct page design using prototyping tools such as Axure, Balsamiq and/or Sketch.

·      Working in an Agile Software Development environment, team with product owners, business analysts, and product development to clarify and define business requirements as they apply to the UI.

·      Craft UX engagements, particularly in a graphical user interface (GUI) environment, that exceed customer expectations by partnering with key product stakeholders to understand and support product business goals, advocating human-centered design (HCD) industry best practices

·      Analyze available usage metrics for trends, patterns, issues, and opportunities for UX optimization


Requirements for the UI/UX Designer:

·      Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or Computer Engineering, or other related field or 6 years of equivalent experience

·      6 years of experience User Experience (UX) and User Interface (UI) Design for dynamic, database or bootstrap driven web sites and Content Management Systems

·      Hands-on experience with Axure, Balsamiq, and/or Sketch

·      Thorough knowledge of human-centered design (HCD) patterns and best practices

·      Experience with tools like Jenkins, GitHub, Jira, Confluence and SharePoint

·      Experience incorporating reliable unit and end-to-end testing to UI frameworks

·      Experience in web design and front-end development using HTML, XHTML, CSS, Java Scripts and jQuery

·      Demonstrated experience troubleshooting and possess expert debugging skills with UI related issues

·      Working knowledge of Government regulations, including Section 508 compliance and accessibility

·      Experience with developing themes and skins

·      US citizen or a Green Card holder


Preferred:

·      Health Care Industry or Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) experience (3-5 yrs. preferred)

·      Prior experience with SAFe Agile Process for Government (A4G)

·      Experience developing standards-compliant front-end code for websites, web applications, and mobile solutions using HTML, CSS and JavaScript driven framework, such as Angular or React



Keywords:

UI Designer, UX Designer, Computer Science, government regulations, Agile Software Development, HTML, XHTML, CSS, Java Scripts, jQuery, HCD, SAFe Agile Process

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Job Id:

30843

Job Category:

Information Technology

Job Location:

Woodlawn, MD  21043

Security Clearance:

None

Business Unit:

Piper Companies

Division:

Piper Enterprise Solutions