DMI, the world’s first end-to-end mobility company, combines all the skills and services necessary to deliver mobile enterprise solutions. Built to reinvent business through mobility, DMI has expertise in mobile strategy, UX, web, and app development, omni-channel commerce, brand and marketing, big data management and analytics, and secure device and app management. The company’s unique, integrated approach to mobility has resulted in dramatic growth as well as an expanding client base, which includes hundreds of Fortune 1000 commercial clients and all fifteen U.S. Federal Departments. DMI is headquartered in Washington DC area, with satellite offices around the world. Additional information is available at www.dminc.com and on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.
About the Opportunity
The ideal candidate will be a well-rounded UX Designer who connects the dots between business needs, innovation and good design. Your obsession with user-centric design principles, paired with your passion for visual design, make you the ultimate UX evangelist on your creative teams where you’ll collaborate with Art Directors, Content Developers, Strategists and Developers to create brand experiences that connect with their audience. You understand how to promote and use research to guide design decisions. You are skilled at driving a user experience from start-to-finish that delivers results, connects emotionally, and makes customers smile again and again.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Collaborate with other creative teammates to form a multi-disciplinary team to create concepts, interface sketches, wireframes and prototypes.
Define user goals, user scenarios, feature benefits, and flows
Create conceptual designs and interactive prototypes.
Develop and document detailed user experience specifications for highly interactive interfaces. Deliverables include (but aren’t limited to) user stories, app maps, user flows, and annotated wireframes.
Communicate, specify and describe your designs to researchers, developers, testers, project managers, senior leadership and other designers without ambiguity and within deadlines
Participate in user research efforts and evaluate user feedback
Bring a user-centric design approach and attention to detail to all work you produce
Interact with client stakeholders to iterate and refine design
Education and Years of Experience:
5+ years experience as a key, hands-on interaction/visual designer of a UI/UX team through the product development cycle of successfully launched web, mobile and software applications.
Advanced degree in Human Computer Interaction, Digital Media Design, Industrial Design, Fine Arts or a related field is desired.
Strong skills in visual design preferred.
Experience creatively solving hard problems; solving innovative and complex products within deadlines
Proven experience driving complex design issues across multi-disciplinary groups such as Development, QA, Program Management, other designers and research
Proficient with a range of interaction design, visualization, and rapid design prototyping tools including Sketch (a must!), InVision, Flinto, and Principle.
Prior experience with agile mobile development a bonus.
Prior experience with JIRA a bonus.
Proven ability to innovate for new markets
Collaborative team player who excels in a team environment
Physical Requirement(s): No Physical Requirements
Location: Arlington, VA, San Fran
Working at DMI
DMI is a diverse, prosperous and rewarding place to work. We provide our employees with competitive benefits, educational assistance, and career growth opportunities. Every employee is valued for their talents and contributions. We all take pride in helping our customers achieve their goals, which in turn contributes to the overall success of the company.
The company does and will take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals with disabilities and protected veterans, and to treat qualified individuals without discrimination on the basis of their physical or mental disability or veteran status. DMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Veterans/Disability.
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