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User Researcher

Location:
San Francisco, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
posted by:
Rob Young
Date:
01/04/2019

Job Description:

AQUENT is seeking a UX Research Professional who is bilingual in Spanish for an interesting project with one of our COOLEST clients in San Francisco!

 

We're looking for someone with a Bachelor's degree in HCI, Psychology or other related field and 5 years of User Research experience and with Spanish language fluency to work on designs for customers in Mexico.

 

Your Approach to Work:

• Research with agility: You have a strong working knowledge of formative & summative usability research methods, and how they are applied in a fast-moving organization. Experience with field studies, participatory design, heuristic evaluations, and competitive testing is also preferred.

• Actionable Findings: You translate insight into action. You help teams understand customer needs, attitudes, and behaviors through thoughtful & actionable research. Your work informs both strategic and tactical efforts.

• Creative: When you’re presented with a design or business problem, you think of multiple research approaches to help figure out how to make the experience easier and more delightful for our customer – and you’re excited to share the options as well as your recommendation.

• Collaborative: You use your knowledge of the Design process in collaboration with other researchers, designers, content strategists, architects, product managers, and engineers to help transform complex problems into easy-to-use products. You recommend how to best address our research goals & questions so your partners don’t have to.

• Self-motivated: You work without close supervision but you seek out and welcome feedback from senior Design leaders and managers.

 

Skills & Abilities We Look For:

• You are skilled at moderating live studies and know how to structure un-moderated studies.

• You seek to enhance your work by incorporating research actively seek out research & metrics from other sources to provide comprehensive recommendations that inform the design and business strategy.

• You work with our research partners (site analytics, market research) to synthesize and leverage existing data and coordinate research efforts

• You work quickly and efficiently without sacrificing quality and know how to adapt to the ever-changing priorities of the eCommerce business.

• You stay up-to-date with the latest industry news and developments.

• You contribute to team processes and standards and help establish best practices for research.

• You have strong presentation, communication, and negotiation skills

Client Description:

Why do you want to work through AQUENT?

Working with AQUENT gets you access to some pretty cool things, including:

  • Subsidized (up to 85%) of your health, vision and dental benefits 
  • Access to Fidelity 401(k) and FSA Program
  • Direct deposit for your weekly pay check

Requirements:

Hey! You made it this far and still interested? Great! For immediate consideration please send your resume and portfolio to Rob Young, Digital Solutions Lead - ryoung@aquent.com