UX Researcher - WFH during Covid-19

Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration 9 Months
Status Freelance
Rate Up to $69/hr (DOE)
Our social media giant client seeks a UX Researcher to join their team in this 9 month freelance role!

The UX Researcher will be responsible for the following:
- Work closely with product teams, as well as other qualitative and quantitative researchers, to identify important research questions
- Design and execute studies that address both user behavior and attitudes, using the right methodology for the right questions
- Generate insights that shape how product teams think about medium and long-term product strategy
- Work with other researchers, and uphold our team's high standard of work
- Work closely with cross-functional partners (product management, data science, analytics, business, design, engineering) to identify and prioritize knowledge gaps in our understanding, and design research that uniquely contributes to solving for those knowledge gaps
- Design and execute end-to-end custom primary research using a wide variety of research methods, and interpret analysis through the lens of business and customer impact
- Adapt methods to the research question at hand using a range of methods, weave together qualitative and quantitative insights for data-informed understanding
- Communicate results and illustrate suggestions in compelling and creative ways
- Effectively manage and prioritize research plans through ambiguous and fast-changing environments
- Communicate clearly with stakeholders and align and execute critical insights that align with the business top needs and timelines

The ideal UX Researcher should possess the following:
- 5+ years of experience conducting research on complex user experiences
- Knowledge of qualitative, quantitative and/or user-centered research methods (e.g., interviewing, ethnography, surveys, co-design, concept-testing, etc.)
- Mixed methods training and experience.
- Understands the strengths and limitations of different research methodologies and how to apply them throughout the design lifecycle
- Proven ability to synthesize data from multiple sources in order to best represent user needs
- Some experience with SQL and large datasets

Creative Circle is focused on protecting the health and safety of our candidates, clients, and communities. Details of our job descriptions are always subject to change, e.g., on-site vs off-site. We follow the guidance of the CDC, WHO, CPHA, and government officials. If you have questions about a specific job posting, please contact us. Be well and stay well. - Creative Circle.


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

About Creative Circle
Creative Circle is a recruiting agency, and we proudly match professionals with companies looking for talented team members. The above listing is for a role with one of our clients. Our connections at top companies get your resume in front of the right people and access to amazing positions that aren't posted anywhere else. If you’re a good fit for this role (or another we're currently working on), a local recruiter will reach out to schedule a screening interview. We present only the top candidates to our clients.

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