User Experience (UX) & Graphics Designer - 34954 in Alexandria, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 2/10/2021

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Job Description

Alion is looking for a user experience (UX) or user interface (UI) front-end designer that will work closely with a team to design, produce, and maintain SCORM-compliant Computer Based Training (CBT) lessons. Produce marketing materials. (e.g. flyers). Produce screen-recorded guidance training videos.

Candidate will:

  • Determine the CBT development processeses and solutions in order to meet set goals
  • Record and prepare narrative audio from our in-house voice actor.
  • Record and prepare screen recorded video/audio.
  • Track audience participation (Google Analytics, etc) and generate presentable relevant data for the customer.

The ideal candidate will be a strong team contributor who is will be eager to learn and has a background in meeting customers’ product requirements in an Agile environment. The candidate must be a self-starter who can be productive in both on-site and work-from-home environments.

Position requires analytical and problem-solving skills, including a thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into the software applications.


  • Bachelor’s degree in design, graphic design, applied arts, digital art, information technology, computer science, related field, or STEAM program.
  • Experience with fulfilling technical and business requirements for intuitive and user-centered solutions incorporating knowledge of human computer interaction design
  • Proficiency with with SCORM compliance
  • Experience integrating with Learning Management Systems (LMS)
  • Design portfolio
  • Ability to quickly research and learn new technologies as needed
  • Ability to analyze functional requirements and attention to detail necessary to arrive at technically sound design decisions
  • Ability to work in a collaborative environment with other designers, engineers, testers and subject-matter experts
  • Ability to proficiently document work completed, issues or other items necessary for the team’s awareness


  • Knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite of products including but not limited to Illustrator, Photoshop, Premier, Audition etc. (Captivate, InDesign are a plus.)
  • Understanding of Section 508 of American Disabilities Act, as it pertains to software UI design
  • Experience with MilSuite is a plus.
  • Experience building for CDSE is a plus.
  • Experience with HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, Bootstrap is a plus
  • Current clearance a plus


  • US Citizenship
  • Must be willing to submit for SECRET clearance

Security Clearance: None

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