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User Experience Specalist
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User Experience Specalist
Date Posted:  12/8/2021
Job ID:  Job #4605
Employment Type: Contract
Location: ColumbiaMaryland
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Ready to work in the fastest growing private company in the United States? Are you interested in making our clients grow in all aspects of their business and thereby grow and develop professionally? This could be a great opportunity for you! We are hiring for an User Experience Specialist

STAND 8 provides end to end IT solutions to enterprise partners across the United States and with offices in LA, Atlanta, New York, Raleigh, and more.


  • 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
  • Facilitate customer discovery sessions
  • Create Conceptual Models, Journey Maps, 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


  • Bachelor's degree and 7 Years of relevant work experience OR Master’s degree and 5 Years of relevant work experience as a User Experience Specialist or a minimum of 11 years related experience in lieu of a degree.
  • Minimum of 6 years of direct Interaction/Interface design experience in User-Centered Methods and User Analysis
  • Minimum of 6 years of experience documenting user requirements, screen designs, and design recommendations
  • Minimum of 4 year of experience in designing and conducting formative usability tests in both formal and informal settings
  • Minimum of 4 year of experience preparing and presenting findings and recommendations in small and large group settings
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a US Public Trust


  • Experience using Axure RP prototyping software
  • Experience with AdobeXD prototyping software
  • Experience with Pega Customer Experience software
  • Experience with the Agile/Scrum methodology
  • Understanding of responsive design
  • Prior experience supporting government agencies
  • Understanding of Section 508 and its requirements regarding design