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UX Researcher (East Coast)

  • Location: Alpharetta, 30009
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Function: UI / UX
  • Job Ref: 237029
Come work for this global leader in assurance, tax, transaction, and advisory services to be a part of building a better working world for customers and communities.
 
Position: UX Researcher
Location: Alpharetta, GA, 30009
Term: 5 Months Contract

Day-to-day Responsibilities:
  • Lead the design and execution of traditional research activities (e.g., surveys, interviews); while also including more User Experience-focused research methods such as usability testing, ethnographies.
  • Consult on research and feedback needs with internal clients; determine methods consistent with business and customer goals and objectives.
  • Lead the design of the research instrument which pursues truth and results in knowledge creation while mindful of participant time.
  • Facilitate the development and execution of research method.
  • Create meaningful, action-oriented knowledge; producing professionally packaged research results.
  • Track and report on product performance issues and resolutions closing the research loop with product team.
     
 
Is it a good fit? (Requirements):
  • Strong understanding of combining User-Centered Design principals with user research.
  • Exceptional presentation abilities, both verbal and visual.
  • Experience with iterative usability testing and benchmark testing.
  • Experience working on Mobile and Desktop experiences.
  • Experience designing complex data visualization experiences.
  • Experience facilitating usability studies.
  • Experience conducting accessibility audits.
  • Experience using online/remote usability tools.
  • Experience with the use of Axure for prototyping.
  • Comfortable working face to face or in virtual settings across multiple time zones.
  • Excellent written communication skills to enable salient, comprehensive report writing.
  • Minimum of four years of professional experience as a UX designer, UX Researcher, Usability Analyst or similar role.
  • BA/BS in Human Computer Interaction, Social Sciences, Design, Digital Media or related discipline.
  • CUA certified a plus.

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

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