User Experience UX Specialist

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POST DATE 9/12/2016
END DATE 10/18/2016

DiversityWorking MD

Company
DiversityWorking
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
7283856
AJE Ref #
576150028
Location
MD
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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* User Experience \(UX\) Specialist
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* Requisition ID:
16019604
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United States\-Maryland\-Woodlawn
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* US Citizenship Required for this Position:
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* Relocation Assistance:
No relocation assistance available
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* Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security and freedom of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place you\.Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in unmanned systems, logistics and modernization, cyber security, and C4ISR to government and commercial customers\. We operate in all 50 states and 25 countries with 65,000 employees who are committed to innovation, development, and discovery\. Here at Northrop Grumman, we seek to deliver the value of performance by bringing the next generation of technology to life\.Our professionals live and breathe different perspectives here; we are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and well aware that the more ideas, backgrounds, opinions, and experiences we bring to our work, the stronger that work will be\. Just as you would invest your time and hard work into our company, we focus on investing back into you through enriching professional experiences and high\-quality learning and development opportunities\. We want you to bring your whole self to work and for you to have meaningful connections with your coworkers, customers, and communities, while providing the best products, systems, and technologies to protect our world\.Where will you find innovation and technology? Right here at Northrop Grumman Corporation\. Northrop Grumman Information Systems sector is seeking a
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* The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Health Systems Management operating unit which focuses on Healthcare IT solutions for our Federal, State, and Local government clients\.A
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* with solid work experience is required to gather and analyze user requirements, design interfaces, and conduct usability testing\.Responsibilities for this position will include:
The qualified candidate will have experience with user centered design techniques, including:
+ Derive business processes, analyze user needs, assist in requirements definition, design browser\-based interfaces, and design and conduct usability testing\.+ Elicit business goals and user needs from stakeholders\.+ Create Personas and Scenarios of Use\.+ Create and refine screen prototypes\.+ Demonstrate strong oral and written communication skills, with the ability to communicate technical topics as well as interface with the customer on a daily basis+ Assist with coordination of project task and activitiesBasic Qualifications:
+ Bachelor's Degree and 5 years of relevant work experience or Master's Degree and 3 years relevant work experience\.+ Must have 3 years direct Interaction/Interface design experience in User\-Centered Methods and User Analysis\.+ 5 years' experience documenting user requirements, screen designs, and design recommendations\.+ 3 years' experience in designing and conducting formative usability tests in both formal and informal settings\.+ Must have a strong understanding of responsive design\.+ MS Office proficiency\.+ Must be able to obtain a Position of Trust designation which requires US Citizenship or legal Permanent Resident status\(Green card\) to obtain\.Preferred Qualifications:
+ Experience using Agile methods\.+ Prior experience supporting government agencies\.+ Understanding of Section 508 and its requirements regarding design\.Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce\. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class\. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www\.northropgrumman\.com/EEO \. U\.S\. Citizenship is required for most positions\.
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* _User Experience \(UX\) Specialist_
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