UX Research Lead

Location San Diego, CA (Fully remote)
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration Full Time
Status Full Time
Rate DOE
Our corporate client in the health & wellness space is looking for a UX Research Lead to join their team on a full-time basis!

UX Research Lead Responsibilities:
- Identify unmet needs across various member and client touchpoints.
- Collaborate with Product Managers and Designers to prioritize problems to solve based on data
- Determine objectives, research plan and tools for projects with input from key partners
- Conduct qualitative and quantitative research using a range of tools and moderated and unmoderated approaches (e.g., interviews, ethnography, card sorting, surveys) to answer Product and UX questions and produce new insights
- Source participants for user research and testing and handle logistics and schedules around live testing
- Conduct user testing on flat-designs, prototypes, beta, and finished products and features
- Inspire change by synthesizing data into usable and actionable insights and/or design tools (e.g., personas, design principles, design considerations, etc.) that promote human-centered design practices
- Deliver engaging presentations that communicate research insights to stakeholder (e.g., product managers, designers, engineers, and executives)
- Document and track learnings gathered through testing and research so insights can easily be referenced and applied for future projects
- Evolve user-experience research infrastructure to ensure conducting virtual, field, and in-office user testing is seamless, efficient, and easy to analyze

UX Research Lead Requirements:
- Bachelor?s degree in Human Factors, HCI, Cognitive Science, Psychology, Anthropology, a related field, or equivalent practical experience. If equivalent experience, high school diploma required.
- 3+ years of experience conducting user research through methods such as semi-structured interviews, field research, in-person, or remote usability tests
- Proven track record of using data and insights to develop and launch great products and experiences
- Expertise in asking questions and uncovering the underlying factors that influence behavior
- Strong experience working collaboratively across functions
- Outstanding communication, storytelling and influencing skills
- Passion for research, experimentation, rapid prototyping, testing, and iteration
- Strong understanding of the advantages and disadvantages of different research methods; able to effectively apply methods appropriately throughout the product development process
- Experience in health, medical, fitness, and/or wellness spaces preferred
- Proven experience learning and leveraging a variety of online research tools; Dovetail, Otter, UserZoom, UserTesting, Qualtrics, Medallia, Pointillist, etc.
- Demonstrated track record of discovering, synthesizing, and socializing actionable insights that influence product roadmap
- Experience with qualitative and user-centered design methods
- Experience with quantitative research

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Allie.Barbara@jobalert.creativecircle.com

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