Mid-Level UX Designer

  • NGA, Springfield, VA, United States
  • Full-time

Company Description

Know Way. Know How. For over ten years, Highlight has provided Development and Modernization, Secure IT and Mission Solutions for our federal government customers. We know the technology; we understand the way our customers and their stakeholders work; and we know how to implement industry best practices for development and services, delivering end-to-end solutions that minimize risk and maximize result

Job Description

Highlight is seeking a Mid-Level UX Designer to provide web design and development for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) internal and public websites. Our team is responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining state-of-the-art websites and web applications for the Agency. As a Mid-Level UX Designer, you will work closely with front-end users to collect business requirements and communicate design & development ideas focused around implementing user-friendly sites. 

What you will accomplish on the job:

  • Improve the user experience and web presence of our intel customer.
  • Create wireframes
  • Create web based graphics.
  • Web design layout. 
  • Use tools: Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop (Adobe Creative Suite)
  • Develop user friendly websites.

Qualifications

 

  • U.S. Citizenship
  • Top Secret clearance required, we will upgrade you to a TS/SCI clearance.
  • Minimum of four (4) years of general computer programming experience, including two (2) year of specialized experience.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a similar discipline. A year of college education is the equivalent of two years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience in Adobe Creative Suites, specifically using Illustrator or Photoshop to create Web based graphics.
  • Front-end languages: CSS, HTML5, JavaScript, Bootstrap
  • Prefer AJAX, JQuery 
  • Strong oral and written communication
  • Demonstrated ability to perform the duties described above. 

Additional Information

Highlight is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action employer.