Northrop Grumman Graphics Artist 3/4 in Arlington, Virginia

Do you desire a patriotic role and the chance to defend our nation's cyber infrastructure? Do you enjoy learning about new technologies and how they can be used to provide cutting edge services to our customers? If so, then look to join the Northrop Grumman Mission Systems team.

The Graphics Artist 3/4 position will be located in Arlington, VA. This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below.

Position Description:

  • Leads, enables, and is accountable for the preparation, improvement, and integration of the cybersecurity visuals for the organization.

  • Confer with client/project manager for project details regarding background information, project parameters and objectives, presentation approaches, styles, techniques, and other graphics related production factors.

  • Consult and brainstorm with staff to develop innovative ideas, concepts, solutions, and materials for print, web, and interactive media.

  • Transform stakeholders ideas into engaging visuals, products, and graphics to fully communicate campaigns and projects while adhering to brand guidelines and ensuring proper messaging is being executed in all products (web and print).

  • Develop creative and unique content in print and electronic media using color, type, illustration, photography, animation, and various print and layout techniques.

  • Enhance the user's website experience with media and/or graphic elements. Improve existing web pages and create new web pages content to communicate the customer's messages and themes.

  • Create and oversee preparation of illustrative materials; including: iconography, infographics, drawings, and diagrams.

  • Independently manage, plan, evaluate, and advocate for solutions, plans, and functions, and is responsible for the management of projects and initiatives.

  • Prepares, designs and publishes documents and media that are distributed to a large government, national and international user-base.

  • Manage multiple projects daily. Ensure project deadlines are met, manage expectations, and provide quality assurance.

Basic Qualifications - To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below. This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below. This requisition may be filled at either a level 3 or 4.

  • Bachelor's Degree and a minimum of 6 years' experience required for level 3 role. An additional 4 years of related technical experience may be substituted in lieu of degree.

  • Bachelor's Degree and a minimum of 10 years' experience required for level 4 role. An additional 4 years of related technical experience may be substituted in lieu of degree.

  • Active Top Secret Security Clearance with SCI eligibility is required. In addition, selected candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a favorably adjudicated DHS background investigation for continued employment.

  • Minimum of two (2) years knowledge of the Adobe suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat, and InDesign).

  • Demonstrated competencies in preparing, publication and producing dissemination for leadership, management, and diverse user groups.

Preferred Qualifications - Candidates with these preferred skills will be given preferential consideration:

  • Department of Homeland Security experience desired.

  • DHS EOD.

  • Experience preparing, producing and supporting a cybersecurity product line.

  • Demonstrated experience utilizing UI/UX design principles a plus.

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.