UX Researcher

Employer: Emerson Croft
Domain:
  • Engineering
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
    Location:
  • nationwide
    Updated at: 08.07.2020
    Short company description

    We are a Silicon Valley recruitment firm that powers companies used daily by millions of users. We work out of offices on 3 continents, with the majority of us working remotely from home or coworking spaces.

    Requirements

    BS or MS in Interaction Design, Cognitive Science, HCI or equivalent experience
    Have 5+ years of experience as a UX researcher in remote settings
    Deep understanding of digital product lifecycle; comfort working with designers, technical & business teams
    Proven track record of conducting Strategic and Design Research projects
    A robust understanding of industry-standard UX research methods
    Strong communication (verbal and written) and presentation skills

    Responsibilities

    Leverage an iterative, user-centered approach to conceive and deliver valuable new experiences for our clients and colleagues across mobile and web platforms
    Establish user-centered processes in the company and find ways to implement it in the development process
    Help to deliver the best practice user research, including helping frame key questions, create research plans to address those, conduct research, and synthesize findings into meaningful, actionable insights
    Create a research strategy
    Conduct Design Research and format findings in impactful UX Deliverables including CJM, user flows, information architectures, service blueprint, wireframes, prototypes, and other design artifacts to define and communicate end-to-end user experiences in Figma
    Plan quantitative, qualitative, mix-methods studies for digital B2B, B2C projects, design guides, and usability-testing sessions
    Support and help user research lead in establishing regular research practice

    Other info

    Help grow this Silicon Valley-based, stealth-mode AI healthcare startup by joining their remote team as UX Researcher.

    They’re looking for fiercely independent and self-motivated people who can thrive in the comfort of their own work-space, on their own hours.

    Their company culture is intense, but professionally and personally rewarding. You’ll own projects, be expected to contribute ideas at a high level, and execute. Best of all, working in a remote setting allows you to spend less time in meetings and more time doing the things you love.