Britannica Knowledge Systems is the leading provider of training management systems for the defense and aviation industries. Our systems help NASA, various armed forces, Boeing, and leading airlines, ensure that their astronauts, fighter pilots, and army units stay operational, develop essential new knowledge within tight timelines and budgetary constraints.
We have the stability of a large company and the spirit of a growth startup. We are changing the way that organizations handle their training operation. We are currently preparing for the largest, most diverse project of our company. It’s not every day that you get to provide a solution for the largest and most sophisticated organization in the world.
Our customers implement the Fox training management system, and utilize many different systems, each with different technology and distinct sets of data entities, which are required to integrate as part of the implementation of Fox system.
A vibrant culture is a key to our company's success and our employees' happiness. At BKS, we do what it takes. We are driven to become experts. We are real. We have grit. Our core values drive our culture, and in turn, we achieve our vision.
We are committed to an inclusive and diverse BKS. We believe that different perspectives lead to better ideas, and better ideas allow us to better understand the needs and interests of our diverse community. We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives. We are an equal opportunity employer.
We are looking for an expert Product Designer who specializes in the UX and UI design of complex web and mobile applications. As a member of the product team, you will be involved in every part of the product development cycle, from concept, brainstorming, spec, prototype, design, all the way to development and testing. You will be working closely with the product management and R&D teams, acting as a user advocate, and embedding user-centered design principles to help craft intelligent, cutting-edge, and user-centered digital experiences.
Lead a complex product with full ownership over the product design process, across multiple teams within the company
Take broad, conceptual ideas and turn them into a useful and valuable design for our customers and users
Design flows and experiences that are incredibly simple and elegant
Lead the product and process in defining a design system to be used across multiple products and teams
Be the compass for all UX / UI aspects of the product by setting the guidelines, standards, and processes
Partner with product managers, engineers, solution managers and customers, to oversee the personal feel of the product from conception until launch
4+ years demonstrated experience with end-to-end (hybrid UX and UI) product design in a product company with a complex system
Demonstrated experience with designing and implementing a design system using the Atom Design Methodology
Demonstrate experience with usability standards
Excellent communication skills within the company and with customers (you should be able to clearly articulate your design decisions)
High-level thinking about product strategy and vision (not just 'how it should look' but 'what we should build')
Experience in building and shipping complex systems
Must have a portfolio featuring examples of interaction design work
A skilled problem solver, who can research and understand complex problems and deliver elegantly simple solutions
Proficiency with both rapid and high-fidelity prototyping tools, with an ability to deliver clear and easy to understand concepts to the development and user testing teams
Experience with front-end programming (you should be able to code up a simple website and/or an application)
Experience designing for a system that provides both online and offline web solutions
Experience designing for diverse groups of people (international audiences, multi-language localization, accessibility for people with disabilities, etc.)
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