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UX Researcher

Location:
Richmond, VA
Job Terms:
Temporary
posted by:
Rob Young
Date:
09/19/2017

Job Description:

AQUENT is partnering with one of our COOLEST clients to help them identify a UX Researcher for their team in Richmond, VA.

The User Experience Researcher’s responsibilities will include partnering with product and design in an effort to create clarity around user experience learning agendas and objectives, recommending tools, techniques and approaches to effectively interact with and learn from users, facilitating user research sessions (not on behalf of product owners, rather, in partnership with product owners) and capturing research studies (what we did, who we did it with, how we did it, what we learned) as well as insights and key takeaways gleaned from said studies.

Your skills:

- Ability to present complex data to diverse audiences in a understandable format

- Excellent problem-solving skills with ability to analyze situations, identify existing or potential problems and recommend solutions

- Basic knowledge and understanding of Design Thinking and Lean Startup

- Experience with agile usability and agile methodologies a plus

- Excellent oral and written communication skills

Basic Qualifications:

- Bachelor’s degree or military experience

- 3 years of usability testing and user experience research

We are looking for said candidate to help with such activities as …

1. Partnering with product owners to create clarity around user learning agendas and objectives

2. Recommending tools, techniques and approaches to effectively interact with and learn from users

3. Facilitating user research sessions (not on behalf of product owners, rather, in partnership with product owners)

4. Capturing research studies (what we did, who we did it with, how we did it, what we learned) as well as insights and takeaways gleaned