UI/UX Designer
Falls Church, VA 
Posted 19 days ago
Job Description
Job Title
UI/UX Designer
# of Hires Needed
Date Needed By
Information Technology
Bachelor's Degree
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type
CTAC HQ - Falls Church, VA 22042 US (Primary)
0 - 10%
Job Description

We are looking for a UI/UX Designer with proven creative, and detail-oriented user experience and design skills. The candidate will be responsible for understanding the client's goals, user needs, and technology to create an optimal user experience and design. They will be interfacing with internal and external clients to gather requirements for desktop and mobile platforms. The candidate will be responsible for providing facelifts to existing applications, while proposing new and forward thinking ways to enhance the user experience. As well as concepting and designing new applications working with developers. Additional work might be inhouse design for the company itself. CTAC is seeking a teammate that follows the latest trends in visual design and digital technologies.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Interface with internal and external clients to gather requirements for desktop and mobile platforms
  • Detailed wireframes, site maps, user flow diagrams, functional specifications, and resulting designs
  • Collaborating with developers and working in small cross functional teams
  • Ability to diagnose, prioritize, and solve problems proactively
Job Requirements
  • BA/BFA, Graphic Design, Web Design, or related field. Ability to convey design concepts to internal teams and clients through design compositions, working prototypes and style guides. Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Strong expertise in interface design principles, including color theory, interactivity, and typography
  • Experience with usability tests, interviews, and focus groups
  • Strong skillsets in web technologies like HTML5 and CSS, JavaScript
  • Knowledge with Wordpress, Drupal or other CMS
  • Understanding of web standards, accessibility guidelines, section 508
  • Experience with responsive/adaptive design, designing high-visibility web and mobile sites/applications including small screen format visual designs

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with and PHP, or other various languages

Clearance Required:Ability to obtain and maintain a Level 5 Public Trust Clearance

CTAC is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. VEVRAA Federal Contractor


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
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