CACI International User Interface / User Experience Designer (UI/UX Designer) in Aurora, Colorado

Job Description

  • Receive up to 25% PROFIT SHARING Annually

  • "Enhanced Employee Benefit" Program for this role

What You’ll Get to Do:

We are searching for an amazing UI/UX Designer with a strong design background to join a fast passed, highly dynamic development team, to help refine and improve an already established and highly utilized tool suite. This tool suite has a large and diverse user group within the real-time/near-real-time tactical mission and intel communities. We are looking to continue our community standard setting development by not only continuing to integrate new technologies but to also continue to develop the overall look and feel of the applications (UI/UX). Our users’ experience has been key to our success but as the tool suite grows so does the need for a more refined interface that can support both basic and advanced users in clear and intuitive ways. Developing and setting in place long-term goals, designs, and an overall unified user experience is a top priority to our team as we continue to add new capabilities and tool for our users.

More About the Role:

You will thrive working in a team environment and would be able to help support the team in development of wireframes, mockups, custom icons, color palettes, some supporting presentation & marketing materials, documentation and mapping of UI/UX goals, and requirements mapping support to leadership. This candidate should also be able to help support the team with customer presentations and briefings supplying supporting data and answering questions on UI/UX designs. The candidate will also help collect and refine user feedback into clear and actionable design updates or new development ideas.

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • TS/SCI with C/I Poly (or the ability to obtain)

  • 7 years + of Graphics experience

  • 5 years + of UX/UI experience

  • Must have a Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Graphic Design, Computer Graphics, or similar

  • Must have a Master’s Degree or higher in Human Computer Interface, or similar

  • Must have a high level of skill within Adobe Suite and MS Office

  • Must have the ability to balance UI/UX design needs with customer requirements

  • Must have a positive customer service oriented attitude, be an overall team player, and have the ability/flexibility to respond to changing requirements

  • Must be able to work across business/customer lines for the befit of the team and users

Other Design, Coordination, & Team Skills

  • Candidate must possess superb communications skills (graphical, oral and written)

  • Must have amazing design skills and the ability to apply them to support the team with the development of UI/UX (Color, Design, Visual Weight, etc.)

  • Must be able to excel within a fast-paced environment and have the flexibility to support multiple customers with varying needs and priorities

  • Must be able to work with all level of the team from Developers and Managers, to Customers Representatives and Users in a positive and professional manner

  • Must be able to assist the team breakdown and solution all UI and UX customer requirements

  • Must be able to create custom UI elements such as gradients, svg-s, png-s, and etc. to support developers as needed

  • Must be able to organize content from multiple sources into clear and actionable documentation, designs, or wireframes

  • Must be able to define user types/groups and then recognize user workflows and needs with in each user type/group

  • Must be able to organize, prioritize, and complete tasks within the allotted

Software Expertise

  • Must have advanced knowledge and demonstrated proficiency with the Microsoft Office Suite of tools (Outlook, Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint) and how Adobe software can support/complement them

  • Must have expert level proficiency with Adobe Suite with skills focused within Illustrator for (vector) graphics and illustrations, Photoshop to modify/retouch raster images and add special effects // Additional skills in other adobe suite programs are also highly valued (including Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premier, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Muse, Adobe Animate)

  • Experience with standard wireframing software is preferred

  • Experience with or Understand of HTML, CSS, and CSS post-processors (like LESS or SASS) is preferred

  • Must be willing and able to stay up-to-date with in the ever changing world of design

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Commercially published work

  • Knowledge & understanding of the DoD or IC communities

  • DoD or IC presentation and demonstration requirements

  • Experience Creating logos and branding

  • Experience supporting PM/Program presentations or internal/external marking presentation within the commercial world

  • Experience in Software Development Process as design/graphical support

Additional BITS Information:

Not to mention BITS benefits are quite unique. Basically, BITS benefits equate to 50% of salary on TOP of your base salary. The first part is a tax-qualified profit sharing retirement plan to which BITS annually contributes up to 25% of your base salary (not in excess of applicable IRS limits) to your retirement account under the plan. The second part consists of BITS' Individual Benefit Account Plan (the IBA), which is used for premiums, medical reimbursements, dependent care, education and BITS' Paid Time Off (PTO) Policy. Both components of the BITS benefit package are paid for by BITS in addition to your base salary and potential performance bonuses. http://www.caci.com/bit-systems/benefits.shtml DACOHP

We believe in healthy home/ work balance; both our locations offer a wide variety of activities to balance with your work life. Check us out at http://www.caci.com/bit-systems/

What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

Job Location

US-Aurora-CO-DENVER

CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.