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User Experience Research Assistant

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Overall Responsibilities: 
Know how to setup a lab for a user study 
Conduct usability studies, heuristic evaluations, interviews, etc. 
Assist on more strategic research of the Research team (note taking, helping write scripts, etc.) 
Clearly communicate a study plan to stakeholders and establish research goals 
Clearly communicate research findings and insights to stakeholders 
Performs other duties as assigned 

Top 3 Daily Responsibilities: 
Conduct usability studies on new features and concepts 
Work with stakeholders to establish research goals of the study 
Communicate findings or insights to stakeholders (PM designers, etc.) 

Required Skills: 
BA/BS degree in in Human Factors, Psychology, HCI/Computer Science, Social Science, Anthropology, or other field focusing on human behavior and/or human computer interaction 
1-2 years experience in a Researcher role 
Understands basic (user experience) research methods 
Skilled at conducting in-person interviews, phone interviews with consumers 
Comfortable with and skilled at analyzing large qualitative datasets (e.g., interview videos, transcripts, open-ended survey responses) 
Understands basic statistical concepts 

Nice to Haves 
MA in Human Factors, Psychology, HCI/Computer Science, Social Science, Anthropology, or other field focusing on human behavior and/or human computer interaction 
Experience in video editing is nice to have but not necessary 
Excellent people skills 
Flexible working style 
Strong desire to learn 
Detail oriented 
Excited to work in a fast-paced team environment 
Can work independently and be flexible by adapting to changing schedules and different projects 
Strong oral and written communication skills

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