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Senior UX Researcher

  • Location: Irving, 75063
  • Salary: $62.77 - $67.77 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 25 days ago

  • Pay 62 to 67
  • Function: UI / UX
  • Job Ref: 239352
Position: Senior UX Researcher
Location: Remote
Term: 12 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Perform empathy research, usability, etc. to better understand customer.
  • Lead research activities for the company’s digital products.
  • Work with different stakeholders in building a comprehensive research roadmap for the assigned area, plan and conduct qualitative and quantitative studies in a UCD process and share them out as clear actionable insights with stakeholders at all levels (including executives).

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • Bachelor's degree in Psychology, Social Sciences, Human Computer Interactions, Human Factors or design related academic training.
  • 3+ years in a Lead Research role responsible for multiple products.
  • 5+ years of experience researching B2B or B2C product ecosystems.
  • 5+ years of experience conducting both qualitative, quantitative and mixed method research.
  • Research Portfolio or work samples that clearly show research problem identification, problem solving, and communication (preferably a URL).
  • Complete knowledge of User Centered Design projects.
  • Strong stakeholder engagement, requirement gathering, and well versed in many qualitative and quantitative research methods.
  • Highly skilled in remote user research, usability, and survey tools. Skilled in a variety of Qualitative and Quantitative UX Research methods and tools (particularly remote) for discovery, consolidating Information Architecture, formative evaluation, summative evaluation.
  • Ability to understand complex research problems, collaboratively plan with stakeholders, and solve them in the best possible way, given the constraints.
  • Should be excellent in verbal and written communication with good analytical skills.
  • Ability to consult with multiple product areas at once, and manage their research roadmaps.
  • Ability to distill complex research findings into clear, actionable messages consumable by various stakeholder including senior executives.
  • Strong analysis and presentation capabilities. Comfortable in presenting to all levels of stakeholders including executives.
  • Understanding of statistical concepts, and survey methods to solve a wide variety of quantitative research problems.
  • Knowledge of service design approaches, & comfortability leading workshops.
  • A passionate researcher with ability to build strong team relationships and drive tasks for initiatives in contribution to product design.
  • Ability to focus on multiple research projects for different product stakeholders.
  • Ability to understand how integrated products affect the ecosystem in order to share insights and recommend opportunities areas.

Even better if you have:
  • Master's degree in Psychology, Social Sciences, Human Computer Interactions, Human Factors.
  • Comfortability distilling complex research insights into simple and powerful visualizations.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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