User Researcher

Mountain View, CA
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posted by:
Corey King

Job Description:

Position Overview: 
Assist running research studies. Collect user behavior data via qualitative and quantitative in-lab studies, including eye-tracking. Work with designers, product managers, engineers and research managers to prioritize research opportunities in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment. Understand and incorporate complex technical and business requirements into research. 

Overall Responsibilities: 
- The Research Assistant will work in collaboration with other researchers on the team. The RA’s role will be to: 
- Assist in creating study materials 
- Conduct ux studies focusing on how users interact with Google Search 
- Manage the eye tracker and eye tracking data 
- Data cleaning 

Top 3 Daily Responsibilities: 
1) Working with research recruiters and preparing materials for studies 
2) Facilitating UX research studies 
3) Organizing and cleaning eye tracking and other study data 

Required Skills: 
- BA/BS Degree in Psychology or any related field 
- 6+ months of experience related to UX research 
- Excellent leadership, communication and teamwork skills 
- Has ability to operate in a very fast-paced environment 
- A deep desire to apply design toward expanding what's possible and improving the world 

Nice to have skills/Not Required: 
- Experience facilitating UX research studies 
- Good knowledge of the principles of experimental design