Junior UX Designer in Sully Station, VA at Parsons

Date Posted: 11/7/2019

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Job Description

Junior UX Designer:

As part of the UX practice at Parsons, you will help shape the future of Cyber Security, Smart Cities, and other innovative technologies. You will wireframe and prototype intuitive user experiences, identify design problems, and gather user feedback. You will also innovate methods of problem solving while maintaining a user-centric approach. Finally, you will collaborate with stakeholders and developers to ensure the design vision is executed.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Craft User Flows and Journey Maps
  • Wireframe User Interfaces
  • Conduct Usability Testing and Heuristic Evaluations
  • Synthesize customer requirements into meaningful features
  • Learn and understand users’ needs, behaviors, and emotions
  • Work within a team to envision product strategy


REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Human Factors Engineering, Graphic Design, Systems Engineering, Computer Science, or related User Experience/User Interface Design field
  • Must have a GPA 3.0 or above (out of 4.0 scale)
  • Must have 0-2+ years UX Design experience
  • Must present a portfolio representing a diverse set of User Interface designs using the UX process
  • Experience in Human Machine Interface and user Experience Design concepts
  • Proof of US citizenship is required
  • Ability to obtain and/or maintain a TS clearance
  • Applicants selected for employment will be subject to a Federal Background Investigation and must meet additional eligibility requirements for access to classified information or materials.


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience using Axure, Adobe Xd, Sketch, Figma, UXPin, or other wireframe and prototyping software
  • Experience in HTML, CSS, Javascript, Java, and Python as well as familiarity with React and/or Angular
  • Knowledge of computer Network Protocols
  • Experience working within an Agile environment
  • Understanding of the Design Thinking process

Must be eligible to obtain and maintain, or currently possess Prescreen Required clearance.

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