#150459

UX Researcher

Location:
Menlo Park, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
Start date:
07/29/2019
Posted By:
Katie Denfeld
Date:
07/31/2019

Job Description:

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with product teams to identify research topics
  • Design studies that address both user behavior and attitudes
  • Generate insights that both fuel ideation and evaluate designs
  • Conduct research using a wide variety of qualitative methods and a subset of quantitative methods, such as surveys
  • Work cross-functionally with design, product management, content strategy, engineering and marketing
  • Communicate results and illustrate suggestions in compelling and creative ways

Skills:

  • Passionate about social media and able to speak to our technology/industry 
  • Experience with recruiting for technical roles preferred 
  • Patient, communicative, team player that is detail-oriented and has outstanding interpersonal skills 
  • Experience partnering with managers, interviewers, and team members throughout the hiring process 
  • Technical and industry knowledge with the ability to understand relevant tech skills, target companies, engineering schools, conferences, and scholarship programs 
  • Experience with managing nuanced programs 
  • Willingness to work flexible hours as needed 
  • Ability to travel during peak recruiting cycles

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