UX Researcher - Contract

  • San Francisco, CA
  • Contract

Job Description

Senior UX Researcher

Location: San Francisco, CA

Rate: $85/hr

Contract: W2, 3+ months



  • Inform and inspire the product development team to create leading user experience solutions
  • Partner with Product Managers, UX team o manage research requests, collect briefs and prioritize business questions
  • Plan and execute research activities that align with our business goals, uncover customer needs and result in actionable recommendations
  • Lead synthesis of qualitative and quantitative customer data to inform and influence stakeholders
  • Develop a strong understanding of our customers, business objectives and company mission
  • Work with UX Designers, Product Managers and project teams to influence product decisions and integrate insights into design deliverables
  • Maintain consistent, clear and actionable customer advocacy
  • Conduct and participate in ideation and collaborative workshops as required
  • Develop best practices including methods, measurements and cutting edge user research practices
  • Commit to a user centered process, quality and continuous improvement
  • Manage open and timely communication with internal stakeholders


You Bring:

  • 5+ years of experience
  • Mastery of a variety of qualitative research methods
  • Proven track record conducting interviews, usability tests, site visits, card sorts, focus groups, user profiling, task analysis and diary studies
  • Experience designing and executing test plans in the field, in the lab or using digital methods
  • Experience developing deep insights and customer advocacy in product teams
  • Strong command of user experience principles, design methodologies and collaborative problem solving
  • Portfolio of past work/case studies that illustrates a drive towards customer understanding and actionable design direction
  • Excellence in capturing business goals and working with collaborative teams
  • Clear communication, problem-solving, facilitation and presentation skills
  • Established experience in software development
  • A degree in human factors, human computer interaction, interaction design, information architecture, or a related field
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills
  • Ability to work independently and take initiative to solve problems


USA applicants only

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