UX Researcher

Location Houston , TX (Fully remote)
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration Ongoing
Status Freelance
Rate up to $50/hour
An energy company is looking for a UX Researcher with expert-level Sketch experience to support a client need. This is a REMOTE, FREELANCE assignment.

Hours are 40 per week.

The ideal UX Researcher is aware of UX principles and standard methodologies, including information architecture, interaction design, usability.

The UX Researcher will understand the basis of typography, iconography, color, grid, spacing, layout and texture.

REQUIREMENTS:
+ Portfolio of work (showing process)
+ Bachelor's degree
+ Collaborative approach
+ Agency experience
+ Proficient in at least one digital design tool (e.g. Sketch, Adobe XD, InVision).
+ Experience working within Agile environment is a plus
+ Proficient in mixed methods use (collection and analysis)
+ Expert knowledge of standard UX activities and outputs workshops, experience maps, personas, task flows, usability testing etc.+ Strong verbal and written communication and writing skills
RESPONSIBILITIES:
+ Apply one or more usability research methods to research questions for one?s design area.
+ Determine the appropriate data and methodology to address problems for a design, based on information from key partners and users.
+ Conduct research that helps designers to define one of more dimensions of the aesthetic vision and reach simplified design goals.
+ Work closely with designers to develop prototypes that help to answer research questions, resulting in features based upon scenarios.
+ Use the principles, methodologies and applications of Design Thinking, including actively participating in design sprints.
+Utilize a variety of design/ prototyping techniques, such as sketches, paper prototypes, scenario flows, presentations, or functional prototypes.
+Use prototypes as part of a participatory design process to generate and refine feature-level concepts and ultimately provide a better user experience.
+ Proactively share information with teams across HXD, ensuring it reaches the right audience with the appropriate level of detail and timeliness.

NOV. 2021

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: ramsay.mccoy@jobalert.creativecircle.com


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