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Junior UI/UX Developer

Aveshka, Inc.

Software Engineer Full Time


Based in Northern Virginia, Aveshka has opportunities for you to become part of our high-quality team that delivers innovative solutions to key federal clients. We are currently seeking a Junior UI/UX Developer to turn customer requirements into easy-to-use products for our clients. This position will be located within the National Capital Region (NCR).

  • Responsible for overseeing all user experience and design aspects of the organization
  • Works with design team to develop a cohesive experience throughout all platforms to increase user satisfaction
  • Responsible for guiding the entirety of the design process through its completion by presenting designs to stakeholders and working along developers to ensure accurate implementation
  • Facilitates understanding the end user and making sure their needs are being met
  • Work closely with both external clients and internal, cross-functional teams on projects that range from a few weeks to a few months in length
  • Gathering and evaluating user requirements, in collaboration with product managers and engineers
  • Illustrating design ideas using storyboards, process flows and sitemaps
  • Designing graphic user interface elements, like menus, tabs and widgets
  • Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with product managers and engineers
  • Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, process flows and sitemaps
  • Design graphic user interface elements, like menus, tabs and widgets
  • Build page navigation buttons and search fields
  • Develop UI mockups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites function and look like
  • Create original graphic designs (e.g. images, sketches and tables)
  • Prepare and present rough drafts to internal teams and key stakeholders
  • Identify and troubleshoot UX problems (e.g. responsiveness)
  • Conduct layout adjustments based on user feedback
  • Adhere to style standards on fonts, colors and images
Required Education:

  • 5 years’ experience with a bachelors’ degree

Required Experience:

  • Proven work experience as a UI/UX Developer or similar role
  • Must have at least 2 years of software development experience
  • Portfolio of design projects
  • Knowledge of wireframe tools (e.g. and InVision)
  • Up-to-date knowledge of design software like Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Team spirit; strong communication skills to collaborate with various stakeholders
  • Good time-management skills
  • Minimum 2 years of experience delivering interface design solutions for various clients, including highly detailed annotated wireframes and user flows within complex web or mobile applications
  • An intimate relationship with Adobe Creative Suite and Rapid prototyping tools like Axure or Basalmiq
  • Strong client communication skills
  • Experience with design software and wireframe tools
  • Experience developing rapid prototypes
  • A portfolio of professional design projects that includes work with web/mobile applications

Required Clearance:
  • US citizenship required
  • Ability to obtain a public trust

Desired Qualifications:

  • 2 or more years consulting experience a plus
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks while under pressure

About Aveshka:
Aveshka is a professional services firm focused on addressing our nation’s most complex threats and challenges. As a small business we’re committed to supporting our clients’ missions with services delivered by our diverse and experienced staff. With expertise in cybersecurity, emergency preparedness, and public health, our experience base spans federal, state, and local governments, as well as private sector entities.

Aveshka encourages collaborative communication and ongoing learning. Some of our benefits include:

  • Extensive training programs
  • Gym membership reimbursement
  • Education reimbursement
  • Technology benefits
  • Commuter benefits
  • Generous paid time off and much more!

Aveshka is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)