#157905

UX Researcher

Location:
Menlo Park, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
Start date:
TBD
Posted By:
Scott Toohill
Date:
03/24/2020

Job Description:

With the news of COVID19 spreading, Aquent is committed to ensuring the safety and well being of our employees. This includes providing technology to support video interviews, resources and support for employees to work from home successfully, and fully covered healthcare for eligible employees. 

Duties:

  • Research user experience features in computer software and other applications.
  • Investigate ways to improve the end-user interaction with computer programs to increase satisfaction, brand loyalty, and overall use.
  • Create reports based on market trends and user surveys, analyze the information and report observations to the user experience manager.
  • Relay information and ideas to the user experience team and other designers to modify existing computer features and graphics.
  • Develop innovative solutions for existing user experience issues, create effective strategies to implement user experience changes, perform task analysis, troubleshoot remote applications, and execute prototype testing.
  • Work with other researchers and internal teams to form a cohesive user experience platform.
  • Conduct focus groups and gather survey results for future versions of the product or service.
  • Plan and coordinate field and crowdsourcing efforts.
  • Interact with clients to determine requirements and set expectations.
  • Analyze and report on user data to inform design and deployment.
  • Create user scenarios and stories to coordinate with other teams.
  • Design and lead user focus groups and data collection.

Skills:

  • Survey Development
  • Survey Analysis

Education:

  • BA required.
  • MA/PhD in social sciences preferred

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

Why work with AQUENT? Check out our awesome benefits: https://aquent.com/find-work/talent-benefits

Aquent is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.