Usability Researcher

Remote • Remote; Virtual; PST Required
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Job Description:

• Autonomously drive E2E research projects that include planning, data collection, analysis, and delivering results to stakeholders
• Deliver actionable research findings to your counterparts on time and with quality
• Communicate, defend, and build consensus around your research and how it informs design
• Documenting and presenting recommendations and point of view based on research and analysis
• Working with the supervising Usability Engineer or Manager in identifying and addressing critical usability issues.

Key Qualifications:
• A minimum of a BA or MA/MS in Experimental Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Human Factors, Human-Computer Interaction or a related field.
• At least 4 years of experience conducting experimental research on software products and driving tangible outcomes with product teams.
• Enterprise or technical product space experience is a plus.
• Experience with running usability studies, interviews, and surveys.
• Track record of collaborating across multiple disciplines (design, engineering) to drive change into products.
• Proven ability to work within tight timelines and with excellent project management skills.
• Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate rich customer data and articulate the implications of research findings in clear and compelling ways.
• Strong oral and written communication skills; experience presenting to executive-level audiences.
• Portfolio showcasing work experience.

The target hiring compensation range for this role is the equivalent of $55 to $62 an hour. Compensation is based on several factors including, but not limited to education, relevant work experience, relevant certifications, and location.
Additional benefits offered may include; medical health insurance and dental insurance, life insurance, and eligibility to participate in 401k plan with company match.

Client Description:

Our client is a large technology company based in Redmond, Washington with a mission to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. They develop computer software, consumer electronics, personal computers, and related services. This company enables digital transformation for the era of an intelligent cloud and an intelligent edge.

Working here, you will be part of a company that values:

  • Innovation
  • Diversity and inclusion
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • AI
  • Trustworthy computing

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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.