UX Researcher III

Confidential Company  •  Menlo Park, CA

Less than 5 years experience  •  e-Commerce

$160K - $180K
Posted on 03/16/18
Confidential Company
Menlo Park, CA
Less than 5 years experience
e-Commerce
$160K - $180K
Posted on 03/16/18

Job Title: UX Researcher III

Location: Menlo Park, CA

Job Description ?

Client was built to help people connect and share, and over the last decade our tools have played a critical part in changing how people around the world communicate with one another. With over a billion people using the service and more than fifty offices around the globe, a career at Client offers countless ways to make an impact in a fast growing organization. Come join a diverse and collaborative team of researchers who work directly with product design to make the best social platform for Client's billion+ users. Our work ranges from formative to evaluative, ethnography to usability. For this position, we are looking for a mixed methods researcher, with broad skills in qualitative and quantitative research methods. This position is based in our Menlo Park, CA office. The right candidates will be excellent communicators, knowledgeable about UX research, passionate about social computing, comfortable in a flat, fast moving organization, excited to collaborate, and focused squarely on impacting Client product. Responsibilities: Work closely with product teams to identify research topics. Design studies that address both user behavior and attitudes. Generate insights that both fuel ideation and evaluate designs. Conduct research using a wide variety of qualitative methods and a subset of quantitative methods, such as surveys. Work cross-functionally with design, product management, content strategy, engineering and marketing. Communicate results and illustrate suggestions in compelling and creative ways.

 

Skills:

Top Three Skills:

1.    Experience with survey design and analysis

2.    Comfortable working with product development stakeholders

3.    High attention to detail

Passionate about Client and able to speak to our technology/industry. Patient, communicative, team player that is detail oriented and has outstanding interpersonal skills. Experiencepartnering with team members including product management, engineering and design. Experience designing and analyzing surveys, conducting basic inferential statistics using SPSS, SAS, R, or similar, and conducting usability studies. Experience with eye tracking preferred.

Education:

BA/BS degree in marketing, or a human behavior related field (HCI, Psychology, Social Science, Information Science, etc.) MA / PhD preferred. Experience (2-5years) in applied product research.

We understand that you might have recently accepted a position or in process of accepting one. If we missed an opportunity to partner up with you at this time, please feel free to pass on this info to someone you know that might be interested, we have a great referral program in place. We would like to continue to stay in touch for future opportunities to work together.

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