Position Researcher
Location Peninsula Area
Starts Next Week
Duration Months
Status Freelance
Rate up to $45/hr
One of the Bay Area's best known search engine giants is seeking a Researcher to assist their team.

Top 3 daily Responsibilities:

1. Conduct literature reviews
2. Run competitive analyses
3. Design, administer and interpret qualitative and quantitative user studies

Please respond highlighting the EXACT skills that apply to you.

- B.A./B.S. or M.A./M.S. in Human Factors (preferred), Cognitive Psychology, HCI/Computer Science, Anthropology or other field emphasizing human behavior. B.A./B.S. in Industrial/ Product Design or Mechanical Engineering welcome
- 3 years of work experience in an applied research setting, preferably hardware and/or wearables.
Strong understanding of strengths and shortcomings of different research methods, including when and how to apply them during each product development phase
- Solid working knowledge of statistics (SQL, SPSS or other statistical packages) and the principles of experimental design
- Excellent observational, interpersonal, oral and written communication, and collaboration skills.
- Can work independently and prioritize time between multiple projects, and be flexible by adapting to changing schedules and different projects
- Detailed oriented and “Can do” attitude
- Familiarity with basic graphic and video editing tools preferred

This is an onsite freelance opportunity in Mountain View. Public Transportation accessible via company shuttle.

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: SF95@jobalert.creativecircle.com