#144476

UX Researcher / Designer

Location:
London
Salary:
up to £372 PAYE per day + perks
Start date:
ASAP/Notice
Posted By:
Abdi Ali
Date:
26/02/2019

Job Description:

For this role, we are looking for a range from qualitative specialists to methodological generalists, with broad skills in qualitative and design research methods and an understanding of quantitative concepts.

The right candidates will be excellent communicators, knowledgeable about UI design, passionate about social computing, excited to collaborate, and focused squarely on impacting the design.  

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with product teams to identify research topics 
  • Design studies that address both user behavior and attitudes 
  • Generate insights that both fuel ideation and evaluate designs 
  • Conduct research using a wide variety of qualitative methods and a subset of quantitative methods, such as surveys 
  • Work cross-functionally with design, product management, content strategy, engineering and marketing 
  • Communicate results and illustrate suggestions in compelling and creative ways

Skills:

  • Passionate about Technology/Social Media and able to speak to our technology/industry 
  • Patient, communicative, team player that is detail oriented and has outstanding interpersonal skills 
  • Experience partnering with managers, interviewers, and team members throughout the hiring process 
  • Technical and industry knowledge with the ability to understand relevant tech skills, target companies, engineering schools, conferences, and scholarship programs 
  • Experience with managing nuanced programs 
  • Willingness to work flexible hours as needed 
  • Ability to travel during peak recruiting cycles

Keywords: 

  • Education: BA/BS degree in marketing, or a human behavior related field (HCI, Psychology, Social Science, Information Science, etc.) 
    MA / PhD preferred.
  • Experience in applied product research

Required Skills:  

  • Team Player 
  • UX 
  • Human Computer Interaction 
  • Usability  

Additional skills/experience are of high advantage: 

Ethnography, HCI, HP-UX, Marketing, Product Design, Product Management, Quantitative, UI, UI Design, Unix, User Interface / Design, Web UI  

This is a fantastic opportunity to join the biggest Social Media company.

If this sounds like you and you wish to know more, then please do apply right away!