#174591

UX Research Consultant

Location:
Remote
Job Terms:
Temporary
Start date:
December 2021
Posted By:
Erica Schmidt
Date:
11/12/2021

Job Description:

*This position is remote but will require some Central Standard time hours.

Our Fortune 100 client is seeking to hire a UX Research Consultants to join their Experience Design team. This role will primarily be focused on working closely with a small team of content, design, and product specialists, conducting research to inform continued development of their engagement/pre-login experiences.

Key Responsibilities

  • Apply experience, knowledge of social science, design, and ecommerce best practices to identify both tactical and programmatic research needs. Define testable hypotheses that are relevant to the business and design approaches to address general user experience and product marketing questions.
  • Develop research plans and recruitment criteria with stakeholder input.
  • Collect research data using a broad range of methods (e.g. moderating interviews, usability, focus groups, contextual evaluations, diary studies; design and program surveys) directly, in collaboration with other research staff, or using vendors.
  • Present findings and implications (from a single study or a combination of multiple studies and/or data sources) to stakeholder audience.
  • Work closely with various stakeholders (e.g. product, design, development) to produce high quality, innovative designs that leverage research insights.
  • Be a customer advocate, helping to ensure teams have a clear picture of the end user experience.
  • Investigate and socialize new technology, processes, and/or research approaches

Client Description:

 

Desired Candidates will bring: 

  • 5+ years UX research experience, ideally a mix of B2B and B2C.
  • Experience using a variety usability methods for both remote and in-person research, including: card sorting, heuristic evaluation (formal and informal), cognitive walkthroughs, participatory design / co-creation workshops
  • Ability to manage a research project from end-to-end including eliciting stakeholder goals, study design, screener development and recruiting management, test moderation, data analysis and reporting
  • Strong written, verbal, and presentation skills
  • Ability to support multiple simultaneous projects and product teams
  • BA/BS in related field; advanced degree in Cognitive Science, Statistics, Human- Psychology, Computer Science, Computer Interaction or related field preferred


Skills and Experience:

  • USER RESEARCH
  • USER CENTERED DESIGN
  • USER EXPERIENCE
  • DATA ANALYSIS
  • DIGITAL MARKETING
  • ECOMMERCE
  • HEURISTIC EVALUATION
  • PRESENTATION SKILLS
  • USABILITY
  • B2B
  • B2C
  • DATA SOURCES
  • DIGITAL CAMPAIGN
  • STATISTICS
  • UX

Successful candidates will be required to pass a drug test and background check prior to starting.