UX Researcher

San Francisco, CA
Job Terms:
DOE + Benefits
Start date:
Posted By:
Saraya Kohloff

Job Description:

This is a hybrid role: Work from home (Monday and Friday) In office (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday)

Overall Responsibilities:

  • Planning, conducting, and observing user interviews, usability testing sessions, remote studies, and more.
  • Study tasks include preparing study materials, moderating, taking notes, providing detailed transcripts for the team, and data analysis.
  • Creating highlight videos/screenshots, and conducting data analysis and report documentation, presenting to the team.

Top 3 Daily Responsibilities:

  • Assisting with data collection activities (e.g usability testing, running surveys)
  • Analyzing data and reporting insights from executed research studies
  • Coding user research videos and/or survey responses


  • Education: Bachelors’ degree in any field
  • 2-3 years of experience in UX research or related field
  • Must-have research skills: 
  • User interview moderation
  • Leading and moderating a semi-structured interview with study participants, with a script or discussion guide
  • Usability testing
  • Testing design concepts or prototypes through task-based usability research sessions
  • Qualitative research data analysis- Ability to identify patterns, themes, and insights from qualitative research data (interviews, observations, usability feedback, etc)
  • Presentation skills- Proficiency with creating slide presentations with key insights and presenting in person to a group
  • Excellent observational skills, detail oriented and responsive to evolving priorities, strong oral and written communication skills, can work independently and manage time effectively to meet deadlines


  • Masters degree in Human-Computer Interaction, Human Factors, Psychology, Sociology, Anthropology or a related field or equivalent practical experience.
  • Experience with multiple research methods (e.g. surveys, unmoderated usability testing, diary studies, etc.)  
  • Experience conducting remote research

Client Description:

A giant in the Tech Industry, this company's mission is to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful. This company is committed to continuing to make diversity, equity, and inclusion part of everything they do—from how they build their products to how they build their workforce. Consistently named one of Forbes top employers, this company works hard to attract, retain and progress the best Talent.

A career here gives you the opportunity to be part of something bigger:

  • Expanding Opportunity - Providing people with information, tools and services to help them build knowledge, fuel curiosity, and unlock opportunity.

  • Protecting Users - Keeping billions of people safer online.

  • Including all Voices - Building a world where progress, equitable outcomes, diversity, and inclusion can be realities both inside and outside our workplace.

  • Responding to Crisis - Helping those affected by crisis through products, people and partners.

  • Advancing Sustainability - Unifying practices, partnerships, and products around a single mission — to foster sustainability at scale.

Are you ready to join the journey?

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.