Web/Graphic Designer Job

11/23/16
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  Full Time   Employee


Arlington
Virginia
United States

Web/Graphic Designer (Job Number:422137)

Description:



JOB DESCRIPTION

Web/Graphic Designer

Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) is seeking a highly skilled candidate to design Web products that directly support the U.S. Army's official homepage (www.army.mil) and related microsites, mobile applications, social media products, and content management system. The Web Designer will provide expertise to shape and evolve the Army’s existing brand through user-friendly, effective and innovative designs.

The individual should be able to integrate with an agile development pace and should excel at working in teams. The full-time position is based in Arlington, VA, and the hours of duty are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES

Primary duties include (but are not limited to):

(1) Create concepts, artwork and layouts for a variety of creative web interfaces and/or graphic design products, based on best practices and customer feedback

(2) Collaborate with content, development, and digital marketing teams to oversee web projects through the entire design process (requirements analysis, research/planning, site structure, and information architecture (IA), design, development, maintenance)

(3) Define content strategy and design features for websites, to include creating information architectures, storyboards, wireframes and mockups to describe the intended user experience

(4) Create campaign branding elements for use across the U.S. Army’s official social media platforms

(5) Demonstrate a proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud (CC), especially Photoshop, Illustrator, and Dreamweaver, and a strong knowledge of site design principles and User Experience (UX) and User Interface (UI) design processes

(6) Collaborate with front-end and back-end developers to turn static art into browser-based Web pages, providing expertise on semantic HTML, CSS and basic JavaScript using current Web technologies and standards

(7) Prioritize design elements to be accessible and responsive for mobile viewing

Qualifications:
TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: High School and five (5) years or more related experience or Bachelor's Degree and 0 years of experience.

Degree Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Multimedia Arts, Design, or a similar area of study. Four additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.

Relevant Experience: 4+ years of experience with professional website and multimedia design and development.

- Must possess or be able to obtain a SECRET security clearance

Experience creating concepts, artwork and layouts for a variety of creative web interfaces and/or graphic design products, based on best practices and customer feedback

Experience collaborating with content, development, and digital marketing teams to oversee web projects through the entire design process (requirements analysis, research/planning, site structure, and information architecture (IA), design, development, maintenance)

Experience defining content strategy and design features for websites, to include creating information architectures, storyboards, wireframes and mockups to describe the intended user experience

Experience creating campaign branding elements for use across the U.S. Army’s official social media platforms

Experince demonstrating a proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud (CC), especially Photoshop, Illustrator, and Dreamweaver, and a strong knowledge of site design principles and User Experience (UX) and User Interface (UI) design processes

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Nov 18, 2016, 4:47:35 PM
Primary Location: United States-VA-ARLINGTON
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: None
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

To apply for this job, contact:
Jane Ormerod

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