UI/UX Analyst

in Alexandria, VA

UI/UX Analyst Job

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  • Job Location

    Alexandria, VA 22314, US

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    Information Technology

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    9+ Month Contract

Blackstone Talent Group, an award-winning technology consulting and talent agency is seeking a UI/UX Analyst to join our team at our client’s site in Alexandria, Va.

The UX Analyst will be expected to work closely with an Agile web application team and also an active member of the Enterprise UX Team.

Responsibilities include:

1.     Web Application Team Support

·       Analyze user behaviors and translate user requirements into interactive wireframes.

·       Create and update wireframes based on user and stakeholder feedback.

·       Ensure all wireframes and developed screens are following Enterprise UX standards and work to add to those standards in cases where none yet exist.

·       Ensure intuitive design is applied to the wireframes and is successfully implemented by the development team, including reviews of developed screens in the test environment.

·       Manage and support user feedback collection and analysis activities, including usability testing, surveys, card sorting, and interviews for various systems.

·       Present output, trends, and recommendations from user feedback activities to the client.

·       Interact with multiple application teams and clients to understand and support the implementation of requirements. 

·       Analyze survey data to assess system usage, identify user behavioral patterns, and recommend improvements to current interactions.

2.     Enterprise UX Team Support

·       Research, write, and participate in peer-review for UX guidelines.

·       Provide ad-hoc support requests for UX analysis and research activities for teams without a dedicated UX resource.

Required Skills:

·       6+ years of relevant experience and a Bachelor’s degree is required. Commensurate experience for education.

·       Experience in User Experience, Human-computer Interaction, Information Science, Psychology, or related area

·       Ability to recommend the best user experience possible while taking into account technical feasibility and business goals

·       Experience with creating and documenting information design concepts and solutions by various means, including wireframes, prototypes, and task flow diagrams

·       Proficiency in Axure to develop wireframes and high-fidelity prototypes

·       Experience with usability testing, including preparing test plans and associated wireframes, facilitating test sessions, analyzing data, and reporting and presenting results

·       Knowledge of creating, managing, and supporting user experience and feedback activities including surveys, card sorting and interviews

·       Experience working with an Agile team

·       Ability to prioritize issues, meet deadlines, and balance speed and quality

·       Ability to obtain a security clearance

·       Must be willing to commute to client office in Alexandria up to 3 days a week (after the stay-at-home order ends)

Preferred Skills:

·       Possession of excellent analytical skills regarding the observation of user behavior and industry best practices

·       Experience with expert or heuristic reviews, personas, and journey mapping

·       Experience documenting design patterns as style guides, pattern libraries, or design systems (preferably in Sketch)

·       Experience with US Web Design System (USWDS)

Blackstone Talent Group is a division of Blackstone Technology Group, a global IT services and solutions firm that implements technological solutions across commercial industry verticals and the US Federal Government. Blackstone’s global talent augmentation practice was founded in 1998. Blackstone Talent Group has offices in San Francisco, Denver, Houston, Colorado Springs, and Washington, DC. We specialize in providing clients the best talent across a variety of industries and sectors.

EOE of Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabilities

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Who We Are

Founded in 1998, Blackstone Talent Group is one of three divisions of Blackstone Technology Group. The other two divisions are Blackstone Federal, a premier engineering + transformation agency that serves the federal government, and Trellis Energy, the largest transaction management software firm fully dedicated to serving the natural gas industry. Blackstone Technology Group is a privately-held global IT services, solutions and resourcing firm. Headquartered in San Francisco, Blackstone now has more than 300+ employees across five offices nationwide. Blackstone Technology Group’s mission is to help clients adapt to the demands of a digital world, and has garnered an impressive track record of delivering successful results to a client list that includes Fortune 100 businesses and US federal, state and local government.

We provide contract, permanent and managed resource services to our clients. We source for commercial businesses and non-profits, as well as government clients requiring security clearances from public trust through multiple levels of top secret. Some of our skill specialties are IT, IT Operations, Engineering, Accounting and Finance, and Executive Search.

Our team never stops building connections with talent. And our network of fully-vetted, ready-to-work professionals allows us to provide exceptional speed and accuracy in our resource delivery that is unmatched in the industry. With a relationship-first engagement approach, we most often become a trusted partner with our clients and operate as an extension of their organizations.

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