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UI/UX Developer (Sr)

Zel Technologies
Fort Belvoir, VA
  • Expired: December 10, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.

* This position is contingent upon contract award * UI/UX Engineer - Senior (Hybrid) Job Summary: Zel Tech is seeking a UI/UX Engineer with a passion to work on modern and creative approaches and technologies to solve our customers' mission critical technological problems. Working at Zel Tech means that you are part of an innovative, agile company dedicated to solving the most critical challenges in National Security. We're looking for the best and the brightest to join us in supporting this mission.

If meaningful work, initiative, creativity, and continuous self-improvement are important to your career, join our growing team and discover your next opportunity. This program will provide support to maintain a responsive, flexible capability for rapid prototyping of data analytic solutions and capabilities (data integration, analysis, visualization, etc.) in support of national security mission requirements. This team will collaborate with multiple stakeholders to assure national security missions to prototype advanced data analytic capabilities continuously and rapidly to Combatant Commands, Military Services (Army, Navy, Air Force, etc.), and Special Operation Force (SOF) as a service. Responsibilities: The full performance UI/UX engineer requires experience with developing dashboards for advanced analytics using frameworks. He or she will be responsible to build modern, user centered focused UI/UX while remaining compliant with the Sponsor's accessibility guidelines.

He or she is responsible work with other team members to understand the requirements to be able to produce enhanced user experience. As a UI/UX Developer, you will: * Maintain ownership of the product vision as well as roadmap to improve the product development process. Lead the team in visualizing customers' business requirements from each design request with innovative UX/UI solutions. * Demonstrate high quality design practices.

This includes participation in all aspects of UX: research, ideation, strategy, interaction design, and visual design. * Conceptualize original ideas that bring simple, human-centered UI products to complex design roadblocks, working on a framework for judging the success or failure of the product, prioritizing feature development and structuring product failures. * Creating conceptual interaction dashboard design models including wireframes, site maps, diagrams/schematics, process maps, feature lists, mock‐ups, visual specification, working prototypes and other artifacts, to describe the intended user experience. * Document design patterns as style guides, pattern libraries, or design systems to ensure developers can quickly, easily, and consistently get to the intended design solutions while staying compliant with customers' accessibility guidelines. * Empower and mentor designers in the team, fostering a collaborative, productive, and positive environment within a growing team. * Lead design strategy activities to understand user needs & business opportunities, uncover business/user needs, generate potential solutions, craft a holistic vision for the end-to-end product and develop roadmaps for achieving that future. * Maintain and further build design team workflows that ensure that all designs delivered are in line with style guides and are of high-quality standards. * Effectively communicate ideas, findings, and progress - both verbal and written - to the Program Manager, team, internal stakeholders, government sponsors, and trusted partners. Requirements: * Must be a US citizen * Must have a minimum of a secret clearance and eligible for a TS/SCI. The client will sponsor the TS/SCI. * Bachelor's degree and have 10-15 years of combined experience in user experience design/development of front-end tools * Knowledge of wireframe tools (e.g. Adobe Illustrator,, and InVision) * Experience with Agile practices, methodologies (Sprint planning, Daily Scrums, Backlog grooming, and updating artifacts to ensure work is tracked appropriately) and Atlassian Products (Jira, Confluence, Service Desk). * Experience with UI/UX design principles and deliverables including rapid prototyping, concept diagrams, user scenarios, wireframes, flows, experience maps, design patterns and annotated comps. * Experience diagraming complex workflows using basic functional flows or other diagraming tools * Experience building interactive and data-driven dashboards to visualize advanced data analytics delivering operational intelligence * Working experience with Java Script front-end frameworks such as Angular, React, Node, Vue, TypeScript, BootStrap, etc * Enjoy thinking and working in systems and can see beyond the task at hand.

You often think about scalability and adaptability across a solution or platform. * Ability to use your storytelling and visualization skills to bring clarity and focus to conversations. * Experience using Git and resolve merge conflicts. * Ability to cultivate a deep empathy for others. You are proactive in anticipating their needs and help them to focus to stay on track. Advocating for their interests as needed. * Successful background check and drug test. Preferred Requirements: * Experience supporting DoD programs * Proven experience developing applications that are compliant to DoD standards * Experience supporting data science and Machine Learning products Physical Demands or Work Environment: The work environment characteristics and physical demands described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. * The majority of the time is spent in an office setting. * Occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. * Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance, vision, color vision and ability to adjust focus. * Frequently required to sit, use hands to finger, handle, or feel, and talk or hear. About Zel Tech Zel Tech is a minority owned small business (NAICS 541715) specializing in customer threat reduction. We provide a full spectrum of threat reduction services from planning, training, operations, R&D, advising, and solution prototyping across our services and solutions business groups. We combine best of breed engineering practices, subject matter expertise, design services, computer science, and data analytics with innovative approaches in artificial intelligence and machine learning, AR/VR, R&D, and physics-based modeling and simulation providing tailored solutions addressing our customer's unique threat requirements. Our Mission We provide customers with the knowledge, tools, and solutions needed for correct and timely decisions and effective actions to help ensure U.S.

national security. Diversity Workforce Zel Tech team members represent a wide range of backgrounds, skills, experience, and personalities bound together by common objectives and mutual respect. You will join a caring community of professional, including many military veterans who challenge and support each other in seeking the right solutions to important matters. Benefits * Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance * Flexible spending accounts * Voluntary life/accidental death & dismemberment * Educational assistance and special training programs * Voluntary benefits * Group life insurance * Short-term and Long-term Disability Insurance * Paid Time Off (PTO), Holiday Leave, Jury Duty, and military leave * Savings and Retirement Plans Equal Opportunities Zel Tech is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, creed, sex, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, marital status, military status, genetic predisposition, or any other basis protected by law.

Zel Technologies


Fort Belvoir, VA
22060 USA



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