Company: General Dynamics Information Technology
Location: Windsor Locks
Posted on: August 8, 2022
Type of Requisition: RegularClearance Level Must Be Able to
Obtain: NonePublic Trust/Other Required: NoneJob Family: Web
DevelopmentGeneral Dynamics IT (GDIT) is looking for a passionate,
highly skilled, self-motivated, and experienced UI/UX Designer to
join our team as we continue to partner with New York State of
Health (NYSoH) to provide comprehensive health coverage to more
than 4.5 million New Yorkers.Our GDIT State & Local LLC team
provides NYS with innovative and agile health benefit exchange
(HBE) solutions that deliver the functionality required to comply
by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and provide the
flexibility needed to easily scale up to support future
requirements.Where you come in:The UI/UX Designer will work closely
with the Client, Requirements Team, Development Team, App
Architecture and other stakeholders to design and deliver highly
intuitive and functional end-to-end user experiences. Must be
comfortable in front of the client, and be an effective
user-advocate and mediator when communicating new or complex UI
solutions.The candidate will possess a strong grasp of logical
content modelling and managing website content in a scalable
manner. We are migrating our content to Contentstack CMS and will
value candidates who have experience with this or similar
solutions. The candidate will have an eye for clean and artful
design, possess superior UI knowledge, and be able to translate
high-level requirements into effective design artifacts, such as
task flows, wireframes, and prototypes. They will iterate ideas
efficiently, and transform those concepts into high-fidelity,
- Bachelors degree or equivalent experience
- Five + years of IT experience
- Four (4) or more years of UX and UI design experience.
- Solid experience in creating user / task flows, UI wireframes,
and high-fidelity mockups.
- Mastery of vector-based visual design tools such as Adobe
Illustrator, Adobe XD, Figma, or Sketch is a must.
- Proficiency with sharing experiences using off-the-shelf
prototyping tools such as InVision, XD, or Figma.
- Strong affinity for content modelling and principles of
- Experience managing digital content, especially using
off-the-shelf Content Management/WCM/DX platforms.
- Awareness of modern application development practices and
front-end frameworks such as Angular, Vue, and React and how they
impact high/low-level design strategy and decision making.
- Ability to work collaboratively with clients to understand use
cases, various actors within the system, and design complete user
experiences that meet client needs and vision.
- A solid grasp of user-centered design and testing
methodologies, and usability and accessibility concerns.
- Ability to iterate designs and solutions efficiently and
- Up-to-date with the latest UX and UI trends, techniques, and
- Ability to make well-considered strategic design decisions
regarding new functions and features.
- Comfortable receiving and giving feedback and constructive
criticism.Bonus Points For:
- First-hand experience with Adobe XD.
- Candidates who have experience designing complex solutions, and
in the health / health insurance space.COVID-19 Vaccination: GDIT
does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To
protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with
customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in
certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal
contractor mandate and customer site requirements.We are GDIT. The
people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and
intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the
expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We
transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and
innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow
is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the
lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology
transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the
job done.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or
any other protected class.The likely salary range for this position
is $76,000 - $114,000, this is not, however, a guarantee of
compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on
experience, geographic location and possibly contractual
requirements and could fall outside of this range.Our benefits
package for all US-based employees includes a variety of medical
plan options, some with Health Savings Accounts, dental plan
options, a vision plan, and a 401(k) plan offering the ability to
contribute both pre and post-tax dollars up to the IRS annual
limits and receive a company match.To encourage work/life balance,
GDIT offers employees full flex work weeks where possible and a
variety of paid time off plans, including vacation, sick and
personal time, holidays, paid parental, military, bereavement and
jury duty leave. To ensure our employees are able to protect their
income, other offerings such as short and long-term disability
benefits, life, accidental death and dismemberment, personal
accident, critical illness and business travel and accident
insurance are provided or available.We regularly review our Total
Rewards package to ensure our offerings are competitive and reflect
what our employees have told us they value most.
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