#121178

Jr UX Researcher

Location:
BELLEVUE, WA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
posted by:
Samantha McHale
Date:
07/31/2017

Job Description:

JR. UX RESEARCHER

START DATE: ASAP

CONTRACT: 3 MONTHS

LOCATION: BELLEVUE, WA

PAY:  DOE

** A FORTUNE 500 RETAIL COMPANY IS LOOKING FOR AN EXCEPTIONAL JR. UX RESEARCHER! **

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Define and consolidate qualitative research, including lab-based usability studies, remote usability studies, and field studies to provide insights on requirements definition, content strategy, wireframes, visual and interaction design
  • Work closely with partners across multiple product teams to clearly define and prioritize user research questions, then outline and schedule research studies
  • Work with your mentor or manager to identify and recommend the best methods to answer UX product research questions and prioritize them according to schedule and opportunity constraints
  • Be accountable for running and ensuring quality of user research within your area of focus
  • Consolidate research findings from studies into a short, concise, actionable story for User Experience and product teams

MUST HAVE:

  • Training or practical experience with qualitative and quantitative research methods
  • Ability to execute on individual studies in a timely manner while delivering high quality and accurate results
  • Strong organizational skills, able to act independently and able to switch quickly between different projects, even within a day
  • An outgoing, persuasive personality with an ability to lead and clarify lateral thinking
  • A natural curiosity that leads you to always wonder how and why people use our products in the way they do
  • A thirst for constant learning and improvement
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • BS degree in Social Sciences, HCI, Cognitive Psychology or similar areas (Masters degree a plus)
     

 

Client Description:

WE WELCOME REFERRALS! CHECK OUT OUR REFERRAL POLICY HERE: $$$$ http://aquent.com/rewards/


WORKING WITH AQUENT

Freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:

- You're paid weekly

- Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)

- Access to Fidelity 401(k)

- Access to FSA Program (pre-tax payment toward Bart passes, etc.)

- Direct deposit for your paycheck

- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)

- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/

- Access to free online courses via Lynda.com

- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)