The MITRE Corporation Human-Centered Engineer in Bedford, Massachusetts
Apply your skills in human-computer interaction, collaboration, social software, and decision making to solve critical technological problems for a safer world and enhance the user experience in government systems and proof-of-concept prototypes
User centered design: understanding people’s current work practices and user needs, gathering requirements, leading the design and development of prototypes, iterating designs with users and stakeholders
Evaluation and testing: performing market surveys, usability testing, heuristic evaluation, and other HCI methods; making recommendations for acquiring or implementing decision support and/or tools for collaboration
Ability to document work, produce and brief presentations, write technical reports and papers for publication, as needed
Potential for innovation and visioning, i.e., thinking out of the box, coming up with the next great idea in social media and collaboration, making an impact on current work practices
Bachelors in computer science or human-computer interaction or human factors and have previous applied hands-on project experience with a development team.
Working knowledge of rapid prototyping tools for UI mockups
Must be US citizen capable of obtaining and maintaining US DoD clearance
Candidate should possess the ability to be responsible for deliverables or parts of deliverables to MITRE customers.
Applicable intern experience
Preference given to candidates with active DoD clearance
Job Systems Engineering
Primary Location United States-Virginia-McLean
Other Locations United States-Massachusetts-Bedford
This requisition requires a clearance of Secret
Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time
Job Posting Feb 7, 2019, 12:13:08 AM
Req ID: 00052495
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