BITS, a CACI Company, offers very rewarding and unique benefits, which equates to 50% of compensation on TOP of your base salary! The first part is a tax-qualified profit-sharing retirement plan, to which BITS annually contributes up to 25% of your base salary (not in excess of applicable IRS limits) to your retirement account. The second component consists of BITS' Individual Benefit Account (IBA), which is used for premiums, medical reimbursements, dependent care, education and Paid Time Off (PTO) policy. Both components of the BITS benefit package are paid for by BITS, in addition to your base salary and potential performance bonuses. We believe in a healthy home/work balance and both of our locations offer a wide variety of activities to balance with your work life.
BITSystems is currently seeking a UX Researcher to support development of a large operational system from Aurora CO, Dulles VA, and Sarasota FL. You’ll focus on user outreach, engagement and testing that will be used to prototype and develop new capabilities as well as simplify and enhance existing applications. If you are a motivated, outgoing individual looking to be a part of a critical mission, CACI would like to speak with you.
What You’ll Get to Do:
You will work with a talented team of mission engineers, UX, and software development to re-architect our presentation including new and improved user workflow, and assist in the design of new user capabilities.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Meet with and observe users in their operational environments
Advise on product decisions through user research, customer development, and iterative feedback loops
Support the Discovery and Framing process and follow-on user interviews
Document user workflows
Contribute to the design system
Support presentation council activities
Active TS SCI w/ CI ploy Clearance
Bachelor’s degree or higher in experience design, industrial design, HCI, related field OR 5+ years of relevant work experience in UX, product design, or enterprise application fields
5 years of relevant work experience in UX, product design or enterprise application fields or relevant customer-facing job role
User Centered Design (UCD) methods
Design and/or development of full-service applications
Design and product development processes
Early-stage design, ideation techniques, and research methods
Collaborating with a team of programmers with varying skillsets
Experience in user-centered design, visual design, and usability best practices
Demonstrated experience creating prototypes of varying degrees of fidelity (e.g. paper prototype, wireframe, working prototype, interactive PowerPoint)
Demonstrated experience documenting user workflows
Excellent management, communication, and presentation skills
Ability to work individually and within a team to assist teammates meet commitments
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively
Must be able to travel up to 10% (travel may be required for this position).
Nice to Have's:
Ability to build mockups
Experience with HTML/CSS and Browser Developer Tools
Experience with front-end Java Script development
Experience in a rapid and iterative development environments
Understanding of agile and lean philosophies
Ability to discuss, present and defend designs and design decisions with cross-functional and non-technical audiences
This positions description is not an active opening but is representative of positions within CACI that are consistently available. Individuals who apply may also be considered for other positions at CACI.
What We Can Offer You:
- We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
- Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
- We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
- We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
- For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.
CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.