UI/UX Web Designer in Milford Mill, MD at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 7/6/2020

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Job Description

At GDIT people are our differentiator. As a User Interface (UI)/User Experience (UX) Designer supporting the Provider Enrollment and Chain of Ownership System (PECOS) 2.0 Redesign contract you will be trusted to have business knowledge that provides the ability to translate business objectives and requirements into a cohesive and usable end product. You will be part of a team supporting the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that's important.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day.

We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can't turn into opportunity. Our work depends on a UI/UX Designer joining our team to support CMS activities in Windsor Mill, MD 21244

Position Description

The User Interface (UI) /User Experience (UX) Web Designer will be responsible for the user interface design of our customer-facing applications and websites.  Will have business knowledge that provides the ability, when given business objectives and requirements for any project, to translate these into a cohesive and usable end product.

Role and Responsibilities

  • In this role, a typical day will include:

    • Being responsible for a full lifecycle of Responsive designing, including: content-first design, logic flows, storyboards, personas, wireframes, low fidelity mock-ups, sitemaps, high fidelity prototypes, and UI specifications, to provide end-to-end dynamic, database driven design flows
    • Working in an Agile Software Development environment, team with product owners, business analysts, and product development to clarify and define business requirements as they apply to the UI.
    • Constructing page design using prototyping tools such as Axure, Balsamiq and/or Sketch.
    • Crafting UX engagements, specifically in a graphical user interface (GUI) environment, that exceed customer expectations by partnering with key product stakeholders to understand and support product business goals, advocating human-centered design (HCD) industry best practices
    • Analyzing available usage metrics for trends, patterns, issues, and opportunities for UX optimization.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or Computer Engineering or equivalent experience


Required Education and Experience


    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or Computer Engineering, or other related field or 6 years of equivalent experience
    • 6 years of experience User Experience (UX) and User Interface (UI) Design for dynamic, database or bootstrap driven web sites and Content Management Systems
    • Hands-on experience with Axure, Balsamiq, and/or Sketch
    • Thorough knowledge of human-centered design (HCD) patterns and best practices
    • Experience with tools like Jenkins, GitHub, Jira, Confluence and SharePoint
    • Experience incorporating reliable unit and end-to-end testing to UI frameworks
    • Experience in web design and front end development using HTML, XHTML, CSS, Java Scripts and jQuery
    • Demonstrated experience troubleshooting and possess expert debugging skills with UI related issues
    • Working knowledge of Government regulations, including Section 508 compliance and accessibility
    • Experience with developing themes and skins


    • US citizen or a Green Card holder
    • Health Care Industry or Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) experience (3-5 yrs. preferred)
    • Prior experience with SAFe Agile Process for Government (A4G)
    • Experience developing standards-compliant front-end code for websites, web applications, and mobile solutions using HTML, CSS and JavaScript driven framework, such as Angular or React
    • Exceptional written communication and presentation skills including the ability to engage different stakeholders in developing and implementing designs
    • Strong analytical and problem solving capabilities
    • Ability to work independently and interact regularly with government and non-government stakeholders at multiple levels of authority
  • Strong analytical and problem solving capabilities


  • Candidate must be able to obtain Public Trust clearance and must have lived in the United States at least three (3) out of the last five (5) years


    PECOS 2.0 presents an opportunity for individuals to be part of the PECOS 2.0 modernization and design process.

    • Is your passion design and user experience? The GDIT team provides you an opportunity to work with professionals to integrate human centered design to deliver the best experience for users.
    • Are you a technologist? You'll have an opportunity to work on leading cloud technologies and services.
    • GDIT is a leader in implementing DevOps technology and solutions. You'll be part of a growing team using the latest tools to support programs in modernizing how solutions are delivered.
    • Agile, HCD/UX, DevOps and the cloud. GDIT and PECOS 2.0, provides you with an opportunity to learn, implement and put into practice the latest processes and technology to support our customer's mission. 

    Come join us and let's all succeed together!

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.