User Experience Specialist 3

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place for you. As a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions to customers worldwide, Northrop Grumman offers an extraordinary portfolio of capabilities and technologies. Here at Northrop Grumman we are comprised of professionals that bring different perspectives, are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and understand that the more ideas, backgrounds, and experiences we bring to our work then the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our talented workforce we look for professionals that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.

When you join Northrop Grumman, you'll have the opportunity to connect with coworkers in an environment that's uniquely caring, diverse, and respectful. Employees share experiences, insights, perspectives, and creative solutions with some of the best minds in the industry. We collaborate through integrated product teams, cross-functional teams, and employee resource groups, while thriving through the support of training and development, mentors and every day coaching, along with extensive health and work/life benefits. We're committed to our employees' professional and personal development and success.
Northrop Grumman recruits top talent with traditional and non-traditional backgrounds in order to ensure our team is united, connected, skilled, focused and innovative. An inclusive workplace of people with diverse backgrounds,
experiences, and perspectives is the key to our performance. At Northrop Grumman, we want our employees to bring their whole self to work. All your different sides are welcome here, as we believe they make our team, our products and our services, that much better.

Northrop Grumman Technology Services sector is seeking a User Experience Specialist 2/3 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Woodlawn, MD. The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Health Systems Management operating unit which focuses on Healthcare IT solutions for our Federal, State, and Local government clients.

Description of Work:
Responsibilities for this position include:
Derive business processes, analyze user needs, assist in requirements definition, design browser-based interfaces, and
design and conduct usability testing.
Elicit business goals and user needs from stakeholders.
Create Personas and Scenarios of Use.
Create and refine screen prototypes.
Document user requirements, screen designs, and design recommendations.
Demonstrate strong oral and written communication skills, with the ability to communicate technical topics as well as
interface with the customer on a daily basis.
Become knowledgeable on the HIPAA policies and procedures for the program and ensure awareness of HIPAA breach
process. Understand your role in HIPAA compliance and be able to execute that role in an effective manner.
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Basic Qualifications for a User Experience Specialist 2:
Minimum knowledge, skills, abilities needed.
Bachelor's Degree and 2 years of relevant work experience
Minimum of 1.5 years of direct Interaction/Interface design experience in User-Centered Methods and User Analysis
Minimum of 1.5 years of experience documenting user requirements, screen designs, and design recommendations
Minimum of 1 year of experience in designing and conducting formative usability tests in both formal and informal settings
Minimum of 1 year of experience preparing and presenting findings and recommendations in small and large group settings
Must have an understanding of responsive design
Must be US Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident
Must be able to obtain a Public Trust clearance
Basic Qualifications for a User Experience Specialist 3:
Bachelor's Degree and 5 years of relevant work experience, Master's Degree and 3 years relevant work experience
Minimum of 4 years of direct Interaction/Interface design experience in User-Centered Methods and User Analysis
Minimum of 3 years of experience documenting user requirements, screen designs, and design recommendations
Minimum of 3 years of experience in designing and conducting formative usability tests in both formal and informal settings
Minimum of 2 years of experience preparing and presenting findings and recommendations in small and large group settings
Must have an understanding of responsive design
Must be US Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident
Must be able to obtain a Public Trust clearance

Preferred Qualifications:
Candidates with these skills will be given preferential consideration.
Experience using Axure RP prototyping software
Experience with the Agile/Scrum methodology
Prior experience supporting government agencies
Understanding of Section 508 and its requirements regarding design
Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.${descr2}${descr3}


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