Market Researcher

Menlo Park, CA
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Posted By:
Suzy Thompson

Job Description:


  • Build awareness and drive positive user sentiment 
  • Understand the broader ecosystem, competitive landscape, and developer needs 
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of the broader ecosystem – from tools and products to the competitive landscape, developer needs, and more
  • Understand developer relations and what's required to form a strong, engaged developer ecosystem
  • Represent the voice of developers within our org, planning and leading successful program initiatives to drive participation
  • Build studies to gain insights about the developer ecosystem
  • Manage and work with XFN teams to deliver world-class market research communications
  • Author and produce developer-facing communications and creative – from blog posts to social updates, website copy, email, and more
  • Develop program initiativesthat support and improve the overall developer brand and experience around company initiatives
  • Focus on outbound marketing efforts to drive program awareness – craft presentations, run campaigns, solicit feedback, and more
  • Create a long-term vision for the program and ensure it's a lively, collaborative program that is dedicated to forming and maintaining a thriving community 


  • We are looking for market researchers with experience in managing panels/communities for survey research.
  • Management Consulting and or/technical background is a plus
  • 5+ years professional experience in Marketing or programs planning
  • Strong understanding of web and mobile apps, emerging technologies, open source, and the developer and industry landscapes
  • Demonstrated ability to project manage programs and drive ongoing engagement
  • Experience partnering with XFN teams, vendors, and developers
  • Background in conducting research studies, surveys and/or feedback groups. 
  • Demonstrated capacity to communicate complex, large-scale concepts clearly and simply
  • Excellent analytical ability, outstanding communication, and strong time management skills
  • Strong ability to think creatively and strategically while effectively prioritizing initiatives and collaborating with key stakeholders 
  • Motivated self-starter who's a passionate advocate for the developer community 
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills to build and foster relationships
  • Comfort with a fast-paced, entrepreneurial, start-up environment


  • BA/BS degree or equivalent, MBA or other relevant advanced degree strongly recommended

Client Description:

This TOP social media company, headquartered in Menlo Park, CA, was built to help people connect and share. Over the last decade their tools have played a critical part in changing how people around the world communicate. With over two billion people using the service and more than fifty offices around the globe, a career at this company offers countless ways to make an impact in a fast growing organization.

Working here, you’ll:

  • Be part of their mission of community building
  • Work on the most visible apps and services in the social media industry  
  • Work in an Agile environment, in constant iteration and problem solving mode
  • Take part in global internal conversations that are happening with stakeholders, wherever they may be located, who are the best at what they do