DMI

  • UX Designer

    Posted Date 1 week ago(1 week ago)
    Job ID
    2018-16069
    Category
    Creative/UX
    Location
    US-IN-Indianapolis
  • About DMI

    DMI (Digital Management, LLC.), 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, IoT and big data 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 Bethesda, MD, with satellite offices around the world. The company was named one of the 2018 Top Workplaces in the Washington, DC area by The Washington Post and received Inc. Magazine’s Hire Power Award as one of the top 100 Private Job Creators in the US. Additional information is available at www.dminc.com and on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.

     

    About the Opportunity

    DMI is seeking a full time UX Designer to support our Application Development practice

     

    DMI UX Designers are expected to understand and exhibit professional consulting skills in addition to user experience responsibilities. Accountability to the project team and client begin with the following expectations: 

    • Maintain open dialogue with customers and understand client expectations
    • Communicate the status of projects to project managers and clients, including total time estimate, time of completion, and outstanding issues
    • Accurately track time to projects on a daily basis
    • Serve as a consultant to project management on processes and cost estimates
    • Collaboration with colleagues and clients in a team environment

    To keep at the top of your field, you’ll remain current on delivery methodologies, industry, and technology trends via continuous learning opportunities and professional development involvement.

     

    Qualifications

    At DMI, UX Designers fill three primary roles as they provide user-centered design consultation on client projects. UX Designers are expected to be proficient in at least one of three main disciplines, and become comfortable contributing in each of these roles over time.

     

    UX Analysis

     Client projects often begin with user analysis and research. UX consultants at DMI are expected to facilitate workshops, lead focus groups, conduct user interviews, determine information architecture, and otherwise build user-centered design requirements. Analysis activities may include card sort exercises and developing personas. These research and definition efforts help lay the groundwork for a successful design phase. Ability to produce the following deliverables is expected:

    • Design Strategy Summary
    • Card Sort Analysis
    • Information Architecture Documentation
    • User Interviews/Observation Summary
    • Heuristics Evaluation
    • Personas (Task, Environment, and User Profiles)
    • Usability Tests and Documentation

    UX Design

     UX consultants are expected to exhibit strong design skills, informed by user needs and driven by creativity. UX designers kick off an iterative design process by leading ideation and whiteboarding sessions. This role is focused on combining user research with graphic design principles (e.g. color theory, typography, and layout). Understanding interaction design and how to integrate a client’s brand are integral during the development of both low-fidelity wireframes and high-fidelity designs. Ability to produce the following deliverables is expected:

    • Low-fidelity wireframes
    • Low-fidelity prototypes
    • High-fidelity design comps
    • Branding/style guides

    UX Development

     This front-end development role involves taking approved designs and building them out in markup. HTML/CSS/JS are written by UX consultants for handoff to back-end developers. Knowledge of JavaScript libraries like jQuery are important to complete the user experience development phase. The ability to combine front-end dev skills with interaction design knowledge is key to the success of UX projects. Ability to produce the following deliverables is expected:

    • HTML5
    • CSS3
    • JavaScript
    • jQuery

     

    Our Must Have List:

    • Proficiency in Adobe CS
    • Strong understanding of interaction design
    • Ability to articulate creative concepts to team members and clients
    • Passion for user experience and usability
    • Creative thinking and communication skills
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design, Computer Graphics, HCI, Computer Science, New Media or related field
    • Proven talent for creating fresh, unique and professional designs

    Physical Requirement(s): No Physical requirement needed for this position.

    Location: Indianapolis, IN

     

    Working at DMI

    DMI is a diverse, prosperous and rewarding place to work. Being part of the DMI family means we care about your wellbeing. As such, we offer a variety of perks and benefits that help met various interests and needs, while still having the opportunity to work directly with

    a number of our award winning, Fortune 1000 clients. The following categories make up

    your DMI wellbeing:

    • Community – Blood drives, volunteering opportunities, Holiday parties, summer picnics, Tech Chef, Octoberfest just to name a few ways DMI comes together as a community
    • Convenience/Concierge - Virtual visits through health insurance, pet insurance, commuter benefits, discount tickets for movies, travel and many other items to provide convenience
    • Development – Annual Performance management, continuing education and tuition assistance, internal job opportunities along with career enrichment and advancement to help each employee with their professional and personal development
    • Financial – Generous 401k match for both pre-tax and post-tax (ROTH) contributions along with financial wellness education, EAP, Life Insurance and Disability help
    • provide financial stability for each DMI employee
    • Recognition – Great achievements do not go unnoticed by DMI through Annual Awards ceremony, service anniversaries, peer-to-peer acknowledgement through Give-A-Wow, employee referral bonuses.
    • Wellness – Healthcare benefits, Wellness programs, Flu Shots, Biometric screenings, on-site lactation rooms provide employees with several wellness options

     

    Employees are 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.

     

    ***************** No Agencies Please *****************

     

    Applicants selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. US citizenship may be required for some positions.

     

     

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