Usability Engineer

Location: Washington, DC
Date Posted: 09-28-2017
EDC is actively seeking a proven leader and Usability Engineer. Possesses and applies expertise on multiple complex work assignments which are broad in nature, requiring originality and innovation in determining how to accomplish tasks. Has the ability to apply a comprehensive knowledge across key tasks and high impact assignments. Plans and leads major technology assignments. Evaluates performance results and recommends major changes affecting short-term project growth and success. Functions as a technical expert across multiple project assignments.  May supervise others.

Required Skills and Abilities:  
  • Master’s Degree or higher and/or  5-15 years of experience
  • Develops requirements from a project's inception to its conclusion for a particular IT subject matter area (i.e., simple to complex systems).
  • Assists other project members with analysis and evaluation and with the preparation of recommendations for system improvements, optimization, development, and/or maintenance efforts in the following specialties: information systems architecture; networking; telecommunications; automation; communications protocols; risk management/electronic analysis; software; life-cycle management; software development methodologies; modeling and simulation; disaster recovery; and requirements management.
  • Design prototype web interfaces
  • Obtain user feedback on designs and iterate to take advantage of user behavior
  • Perform complex data layouts for dashboards, reports, and entry functions
  • Observe user behavior in application usage and adapt workflows and structures
  • Experience with web-based prototyping and design
  • Usability engineering experience
Travel Requirement: Travel may be required.

Security Clearance Requirement:  DHS/DoD Secret Clearance Preferred 

About EDC Consulting
Headquartered in Tysons Corner, VA, EDC Consulting LLC (EDC) is a leading small business provider of enterprise solutions and strategic business support to the Federal Government.  With more than 150 employees and over 100 client engagements, EDC has extensive experience designing, developing, implementing and maintaining complex business systems and software solutions for a wide range of Department of Defense, civilian Federal, state and local and commercial entities.  EDC is an Oracle Platinum Partner, SAP PartnerEdge Partner, and Premier Business Partner of the IBM Corporation. EDC Consulting was recognized in Washington Technology Magazine’s “Fast 50” list of Washington DC’s fastest growing companies and has consistently been named to Inc. 500 magazine’s list of the nation’s fastest growing privately held companies. 
Visit EDC Consulting on the web at www.edcconsulting.com.
 
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