#146133

UX Researcher

Location:
Menlo Park, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
Start date:
04/16/2019
Posted By:
Carin Wallace
Date:
04/04/2019

Job Description:

Seeking a talented Sr Researcher who can help revolutionize the way people work at this social media company. Our vision doesn't stop there: we believe that what we build for the social media platform success will ultimately expand and influence how the tech industry works as a whole. If the products we design are intuitive and smart to all of the people who use them — and if they allow them to achieve their goals faster and more effectively — we've been successful. We need a seasoned Sr Researcher to collaborate with our engineering / PM leads to focus on our developer and release tooling. We own the end to end product experience from: writing, reviewing, testing, landing code. (and more) In addition to the core dev experience this leader would also build a design team to support all performance and service deployment tooling.

Responsibilities:

  • Working on Worker Tools, Data Tools, Mobile Home Research Tools
  • Presenting findings back to the engineering teams

 

Requirements:

  • 9+years of research experience
  • Must be able to work independently and is highly autonomous with abilities to adapt
  • Capable of hitting the ground running
  • Comfortable working with engineers
  • Strong communicator with presentation skills
  • Experience working witih technical teams

Education:

  • BA/BS degree in marketing, or a human behavior related field (HCI, Psychology, Social Science, Information Science, etc.)
  • MA / PhD preferred.
  • Experience in applied product research

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

Requirements:

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