User Interface Designer (Part Time)

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User Interface Designer (Part Time)

Roles and responsibilities
Estimated duration of 5 months with the potential for extension or conversion.
W2 with full benefits
Customer and contract specific training will be required and provided.

Job Description:
Provide an Interaction Designer to work with the Project Team to lead the design of a set of simple, usable, and interactive drought indicators of utility to the National Climate Assessment. Effort to be produced following the methodology of Industrial Design principles for product design, specifically for data products within the Earth Sciences.

The subcontractor will be responsible for supporting the design of a human-centered system of interactive drought indicators as defined by the ethnographic principles and findings of the project team from previous research phases. The designer will work on a project team across the disciplines of design strategy, data visualization, product design, and data science to ideate, prototype, user test, refine and execute the indicator set. The designer will be active in all aspects of the design phases, leveraging their skills in visual communication and design-thinking methodologies.

Required Skills:
• Must be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder
• Offer contingent on ability to successfully pass a background check and drug screen

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