Product Designer

January 10, 2022

Systone is hiring for a Product Designer!!!

We are hiring for a remote Product Designer.

We are a digital services company based in Baltimore , Maryland. We work in Government contracting and play a vital role in helping the Government achieve its missions and objectives.

We are positioned at the juncture of Business & Technology in order to ensure the government serves its citizen as it should

If you would like to be a part of something and make an impact in our society and within the Government, please continue to read...

What you'll be doing includes:

  • Collaborates with other Designers and team members to define and execute research strategies.

  • Captures, synthesizes, and oversees the communication of the needs and goals of users, technical and business stakeholders, clients, and Engineers. 

  • Implements user requirements specifications & experience goals, personas, storyboards, journey maps, scenarios, flowcharts, and design specifications.

  • Designs wireframes, low and high fidelity mockups, and interactive prototypes of easy-to-navigate user interfaces (UIs).

  • Assesses and improves the usability of products through research, rapid prototyping, and usability testing.

  • Develops and applies frameworks for implementing user experience, such as style guides, component libraries, and design systems.

  • Designer will be producing ~15 prototypes based on interviews and process mapping

Who you are:

  • Comfortable working remotely

  • Comfortable collaborating with Product Owner and Development team

  • Capable of both deciding next actions, and knowing when the decision requires sign off from management

  • Comfortable in a dynamic (i.e., startup) work environment

  • A good communicator with the ability to express and share ideas to business leaders with a non-technical background

  • Ability to authoritatively communicate and facilitate discussion around usability, accessibility and interaction design.

  • Ability to work collaboratively within a group, actively network with others and provide varying feedback to the team at the appropriate time to ensure that decisions stick.

  • Ability to select the appropriate prototyping method for the task at hand. 

  • Ability to identify and communicate constraints and can work within them. 

Required knowledge, skills, and competencies:

  • Minimum of 5 years as Product Designer

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Experience with visual and user interface design, including typography, layout, color theory and common interaction pattern

  • Great analytical, critical thinking and problem-solving abilities

  • Three or more years experience working as part of an Agile team

  • Experience in incremental software development projects using an Agile Scrum approach

Why work with us?

  • Be a part of an organization that wants to make an actual difference in the society.

  • Opportunity to work from anywhere + flexible schedule

  • Accrued PTO + Sick leave + 10 federal holidays + your birthday off

  • Trainings & Certifications budget

  • Health, Dental & Vision Insurance

  • Referral Bonus

Compensation

We have a competitive compensation model that compares very well against the market rates. And we ensure everyone at Systone— regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, disability, religion, age, nationality, or negotiation skills — is given equal pay for equal work.