at ICF in Dover, Delaware, United States
We are open to supporting 100% remote work anywhere within the US.
ICF’s IT Modernization division is a rapidly growing, entrepreneurial, technology department, seeking an experienced UI/UX Designer . The designer will provide full Lifecycle support for the development of large, complex, mission-critical enterprise applications, work with technical leads to develop and enforce standards, collaborate with development team, follow solutions as they are developed through production deployment.
Our IT Modernization division is an information technology and management consulting department that offers integrated, strategic solutions to its public and private-sector clients. ICF has the expertise, agility, and commitment to design, build, and operate high-performance IT engines to support all aspects of our client’s business.
At ICF, our UX/UI Designers are responsible for delivering an exceptions user experience and intuitive application designs. UI/UX designers will also support or facilitate requirements gathering and communicate with clients to understand their business goals and objectives, conduct research and analysis, consult with a cross-functional team, then lead design and development efforts for user interface elements. The successful candidate will be able to deliver adaptive and creative solutions to UI/UX design problems and staying up to date with best practices and emerging trends in user experience design.The Work:
You will be part of an established team supporting our General Services Administration (GSA) client in Washington, DC. The ICF team at GSA performs custom software development to modernize the legacy platform into a cloud platform using modular design standards. The team works closely with clients and other contractors to ensure the performance and reliability of the public-facing, mission-critical applications.Responsibilities:
+ Create systems and frameworks to organize information and help users understand how solution or service will work and behave over time.
+ Employ user centered design processes, conduct ethnographic research and usability testing to identify user needs. Integrate and address user needs and balance them against business, brand and technical goals and needs.
+ Communicate solutions, usually in the form of models, wireframes, documentation, or prototypes across platforms.
+ Plan and implement new designs, or optimize existing user interface designs
+ Support or facilitate requirements gathering and communicate with clients to understand their business goals and objectives
+ Develop technical and business requirements
+ Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, process flows, and sitemaps
+ Collaborate with architects, developers, and project teams
+ Create and present prototypes
+ Design and build graphic user interface elements, like menus, tabs, and widgets
+ Conceptualize, design, and implement consistent branding or styling, as well as document and maintain standards
+ Conduct UI/UX testing prior to implementation
+ Conduct UI/UX researchRequired Skills:
+ User Experience (UX) Research, Design, & Testing
+ Agile User Experience
+ Mobile User Experience (UX) Design
+ Portfolio of design projects
+ Knowledge of Wireframe & Prototyping tools (Sketch, InVision, Adobe)
+ Familiarity of UI Frameworks (Material UI, Bootstrap, Foundation)
+ US Citizen or Green Card Holder required due to federal contract requirements
+ Must be able to obtain Public Trust clearance
Working at ICF
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