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CACI International UX Software Researcher (Up to 25% Profit Sharing Benefit!) in Aurora, Colorado

Job Description

BITS, a CACI Company, offers very rewarding and unique benefits, which equates to 50% of compensation 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. The second component consists of BITS' Individual Benefit Account (IBA), which is used for premiums, medical reimbursements, dependent care, education and 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. We believe in a healthy home/work balance and both of our locations offer a wide variety of activities to balance with your work life. Learn more at http://www.caci.com/bit-systems/

BITSystems and the FADE program is currently seeking a UX Researcher to support development of a large analytic tool suite in Aurora, CO. You’ll focus on user outreach, engagement and testing that will be used to prototype and develop new capabilities as well as simplify and enhance existing applications. If you are a motivated, outgoing individual looking to be a part of a critical mission, CACI would like to speak with you.

What You’ll Get to Do:

You will work with a talented team of mission engineers, UX, software development and operational analysis to improve existing big data analysis tools and create new capabilities that simplify and enhance user workflows.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Meet with and observe users in their operational environments

  • Conduct and interpret unbiased research of our potential and current customers.

  • Conduct and interpret user testing such as usability testing, card sorting, and tree testing.

  • Coordinate and execute on other research methods including field studies and listening labs.

  • Advise on product decisions through user research, customer development, and iterative feedback loops

  • Support the Discovery and Framing process and follow-on user interviews

  • Continuously learn user trends and behaviors as part of each design cycle

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in experience design, industrial design, HCI or related field OR 3+ years of relevant work experience in UX, product design, or enterprise application fields

Experience:

  • 5 years of relevant work experience in UX, product design or enterprise application fields or relevant customer-facing job role

  • User Centered Design (UCD) methods

  • Design and/or development of full-service applications

  • Design and product development processes

  • Early-stage design, ideation techniques, and research methods

  • Collaborating with a team of programmers with varying skillsets

Required Skills:

  • Solid understanding of user-centered design, visual design, and usability best practices

  • Excellent management, communication, and presentation skills

  • Ability to work individually and within a team and assist teammates to achieve team commitments

  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively

  • Top Secret clearance required with eligibility to obtain SCI

  • Must be able to travel up to 25% (travel may be required for this position).

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Ability to build wireframes and mockups

  • HTML/CSS and Browser Developer Tools

  • Front-end Java Script development

  • Work in a rapid and iterative development environment

  • Understanding of agile and lean philosophies

  • Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills

  • Ability to discuss, present and defend designs and design decisions with cross-functional and non-technical audiences

What We can Offer You:

  • Work with an incredibly talented team motivated to bring the best solution to the mission every day.

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington & Denver Posts.

  • 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.

TH-JOBS!

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.

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