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Onsite UX Researcher

Location:
Austin TX
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
posted by:
Robin Mortenson
Date:
08/23/2017

Job Description:

Our client is looking for a Mid level (3-5yrs) User Experience Researcher.  This is an on-site 12months contract with benefits - Medical, Dental & 401K. 

The ideal talent will be responsible for but not limited to: 

Job Responsibilities: 
• Lead research for development projects within a product family 
• Develop a usability test plan for a project and then execute that plan successfully 
• Instill best practices for research, provide guidance on how to meet usability requirements, and deliver high-quality work on tight schedules 
• Keep up-to-date with the current trends, tools and technology 
• Work with the UX team to evaluate prototype experiences 

Key Requirements: 
• Hands-on success in evaluating innovative websites or applications 
• Ability to analyze the scope of a project and develop an appropriate usability test plan based on the available resources. 
• Proficiency with modern data collection techniques and tools; familiarity with standard usability lab tools and practices 
• Proficiency with qualitative and quantitative data analysis techniques 
• Expert knowledge in current web standards

Additional Desired Skills:

• Statistical expertise; familiarity with SPSS or R

• Ability to work well within teams of all sizes and in collaborate with non-technical business partners

• Ability to think creatively and proactively • Identify and communicate best practices for usability and research methods.

• Understanding of cultural anthropology, experimental psychology, human factors, or cognitive science aspects of human-computer interaction.