Radiant Solutions

  • UI/UX Specialist (Product Design)

    Job Location US-VA-Springfield
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2 weeks ago)
    ID
    2018-2216
    # of Openings
    1
  • Responsibilities

    Want to join some of the best and the brightest teams as we build out a BRAND NEW cell supporting SOCOM (super IMPACTFUL life-changing work)???

     

    If you want to be as tactically CLOSE to the MISSION, without actually being in the military, this is a terrific opportunity to making a difference in saving lives and helping the greater good!

     

    Incredible leadership (give autonomy and empower) and excellent team in the making!

     

    Give us a SHOT! APPLY TODAY!

     

    The user interface (UI)user experience/(UX) specialist will be the visualization expert for the multi-disciplinary team. The UI/UX developer will articulate user needs and is responsible for maintaining a user-centered approach in software solutions created by the team. The UI/UX Specialist owns all facets of design: interaction, UI, visual, product, motion, prototyping, etc. The UI/UX Specialist creates, prototypes, builds, and refines consumer apps and services through icons, creates A/B tested landing sites, logically arranges UI elements, and provide front-end development. The UI/UX Specialist designs visualizations, info-graphics, and other digital products. The UI/UX Specialist maintains design consistency and coherence across tools, products, etc. and manages the organization style guide. Unlike other environments, the typical deliverable timetables are measured in hours and often require rapid iterative feedback cycles. As a project-wide asset, the UI/UX Specialist must have organizational and time management skills, including the ability to work independently and prioritize effectively.

    Fluency in Adobe Creative Suite 5, Photoshop, Sketch, Illustrator, Fireworks, InVision, or other

    Specialist owns all facets of design: interaction, UI, visual, product, motion, prototyping, etc. The UI/UX Specialist creates, prototypes, builds, and refines consumer apps and services through icons, creates A/B tested landing sites, logically arranges UI elements, and provide front-end development. The UI/UX Specialist designs visualizations, info-graphics, and other digital products. The UI/UX Specialist maintains design consistency and coherence across tools, products, etc. and manages the organization style guide. Unlike other environments, the typical deliverable timetables are measured in hours and often require rapid iterative feedback cycles. As a project-wide asset, the UI/UX Specialist must have organizational and time management skills, including the ability to work independently and prioritize effectively.

     

    REQUIRED

    • Education – Bachelors Arts or Bachelors of Science in UI, Web, Graphic Design or related field (e.g. Computer Graphics, Web Development)
    • Proficiency in creating UI design concepts for applications and web sites
    • Fluency in Adobe Creative Suite 5, Photoshop, Sketch, Illustrator, Fireworks, InVision, or other design tools
    • Fluency converting your designs into fully compliant HTML 4 and CSS files
    • Proficiency in designing and building products and features for desktop, native or web
    • Proficiency in developing visual identity systems, data visualizations, visual design, illustrations, etc.
    • Proficiency in conducting user testing and analytical research
    • Proficiency in prototyping tools like Framer, Pixate, Form, or similar
    • Proficiency in end-user application instrumentation, time-per-task etc., to identify and improve complex end-user and machine interaction and experience

     

    Qualifications

     

    PREFERRED

    • Education – Preferred Master's degree of Arts or Science in UI, Web, Graphic Design or related field (e.g. Computer Graphics, Web Development), but a technical BS degree is sufficient
    • Familiarity with current Agile methods
    • Professional certifications: Certified Internet Web (CIW), Human Factors International (HFI), UserHub, or similar

     

    PREFERRED PROFICIENCY WITH THE FOLLOWING:

    • Ruby on Rails, JavaScript, jQuery, node.js, backbone, git
    • HTML 5 and CSS 3
    • Writing Java or Objective-C and utilizing iOS Frameworks
    • AfterEffects, Core Composer, Flash, Origami
    • Director (or equivalent), Quartz Composer (or equivalent)
    • Motion design using animation to educate and engage
    • Video Production
    • Show command of modem front-end technologies and frameworks (HTML abstraction markup language/Sass, grid systems, responsive design)
    • 508 Compliance
    • Certification from an agile certified institute, International Consortium for Agile, Scaled Agile Academy, Scrum Alliance, Scrum.org, International Scrum Institute, ScrumStudy, Project Management Institute - Agile Certified Practitioner, or similar XP/Scrum certification or training is desired

     

    Clearance: Active TS/SCI clearance (MUST HAVE)

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    Overview

    Join our company whose purpose is to help national security and commercial organizations understand and navigate our changing planet. Radiant Solutions provides multi-source data collection, enrichment, and analytic capabilities that reveal unique geospatial information and insights where and when it matters most.

     

    No other company has such strong roots in geospatial with our level of scale and a strong commercial mindset. We are well known for delivering innovative capabilities across the entire geospatial intelligence value chain. Our combined team of over 1,000 aerospace engineers, geospatial analysts, weather and ocean experts, software developers, data scientists, and DevOps engineers apply disruptive technologies and our unique intellectual property to both national security and commercial problems.

     

    We offer an excellent comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, life, and short/long-term disability insurance, vacation and sick leave, 401(k) retirement plan, flexible spending account, and tuition assistance. 

     

    Radiant Solutions values diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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