UX Researcher

Mountain View, CA
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Ryan Stipes

Job Description:

Overall Responsibilities: 
* Conduct a range of formative, iterative, and evaluative research work, both quant and qual as needed 
* Work with designers, product managers, engineers and research managers to prioritize research opportunities in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment. 
* Innovate on new methods and approaches to doing research 

Daily Responsibilities: 
* Drive user centered product definition and iteration to uphold a high bar for the user experience 
* Effectively communicate research insights to stakeholders and team members 
* Conduct a range of formative and evaluative research 

Required Skills: 
* At least 3 years applied research experience at a technology company or consultancy 
* BA/BS in related field 
* Strong understanding of strengths and shortcomings of different research methods, including when and how to apply them during each product phase. 
* Excellent working knowledge of statistics and the principles of experiment design. 
* Excellent leadership, communication and teamwork skills. 
* Ability to operate in a very fast-paced environment. 
* A deep desire to apply design toward expanding what's possible and improving the world.