Accenture Federal Services - Associate UX/UI Interaction Designer
Accenture Federal Services (AFS), helping our federal clients tackle their toughest challenges while unleashing their fullest potential…and then some. What makes our approach so unique? Operating from the nation’s capital, we bring together commercial innovation and leading-edge technologies to deliver an integrated and interactive experience that far exceeds expectations. How? Our passion meets purpose! Through our diverse culture and inclusive thinking, we embrace our employees' ideas taking them from concept to practical solutions. Not to mention, we sleep well at night knowing our work directly impacts and improves the way the world works. We are inherently a learning organization, staying sharp by providing abundant training and on-going opportunities for development. Are you ready to learn and grow in a career while making a difference?
A vital component of AFS, our Digital Studio consists of 160+ designers, data scientists, creative technologists and thinkers who drive innovation that simplifies government services, making lasting change that builds trust and moves client missions. We are proud that the Studio’s design capability is the federal extension of Accenture’s Fjord design and innovation practice, with reach back to our 30+ global studios.
A creative problem solver, skilled in the team sport of crafting solutions that are smart, simple and lovable. Can you connect with research-driven insights and create good outcomes that put people, their needs and experiential barriers at the heart? Can you operate with empathy people affected by your work? How about the clients, strategists and developers you’ll be partnering with? If you are passionate about creating the connective fabric that ties our services to the solutions we provide for clients, then this is the job for you.
Design for a variety of projects under the guidance of a design lead
Apply Human Centered Design principles to the creation of Web and digital experiences for primarily government clients
Work closely with both external clients and internal cross functional teams on projects that range from a few weeks to a few months in length
- Bachelor of Arts in graphic design, visual communication or related fields OR Bachelor’s Degree and/or formal training/certifications in graphic design, visual communication or related fields
- US Citizenship
- Up to 1 year experience designing digital products and solutions for various clients.
- Up to 1 year using Adobe Creative Suite, with an emphasis on XD; Sketch; InVision; Axure; Abstract; Mural
- Demonstrate intermediate wireframing and prototyping abilities. Support the creation of concept sketches, static wireframes, annotated wireframes, platform-built prototypes, code-built prototypes as relevant.
- Demonstrate a practical ability to apply complex principles of human centered design as well as user interface & interaction design principles.
- Participate in the planning, execution, & synthesis of user research and/ or usability testing.
- Participate in persona, archetype, or mindset development, user journey/flow creation, and task analysis, with practical experience.
- Understand fundamental principles of information architecture and demonstrate ability to create simple constructs.
- Have practical experience with usability, accessibility, & 508 compliance standards.
- Support planning, designing, facilitating, and synthesizing collaborative workshops.
- Demonstrated written, oral, presentation + time and task management skills
- Ability to provide clear, articulate rationale for design choices and approach
As required by the Colorado Equal Pay Transparency Act, Accenture Federal Services provides a reasonable range of minimum compensation for roles that may be hired in Colorado. Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, and specific office location. For the state of Colorado only, the range of starting pay for this role is $64,000-$87,400 and information on benefits offered is here.
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