UX Researcher

Location Austin, TX (Fully remote)
Starts August 2022
Duration ~ 1 Year
Status Freelance
Rate Up to $78.00/hour, DOE
Our client is looking for a UX Researcher to join their team 40 hours per week for a one year contract, fully REMOTE!

UX Researcher Responsibilities:
- Lead user research in 8-12 weeks innovation projects in a small, collaborative agile team of 4-6 (product, design, technology) on tight schedules
- Manage and conduct lean generative research to identify business opportunities and product-market fit for new offerings
- Collaborate closely with the designer to learn through rapid iteration
- Use meaningful tools or frameworks to articulate client needs, like data-driven personas, journey maps, and jobs-to-be done.
- Synthesize data, deliver actionable recommendations, and show teams how to use learnings for design input, strategy, or next steps
- Share recommendations with a diverse set of stakeholders and be able to answer their questions clearly
- Keep up-to-date with current UX research trends, tools and technology, especially lean methods
- Play multiple roles when needed in a startup environment

UX Researcher Qualifications:
Education: A degree in HCI, Psychology, Human Computer Interaction, Social Science, UX Research, Design, or a related field
- Experience doing user research for 5-7 years at a consumer-focused, digital product company, preferred experience in a startup environment
- Expertise in synthesizing research data and using learnings to drive next steps
- Strong communication skills: can explain decisions, learnings, and practices clearly, tell compelling stories about the user, and have strong writing skills.
- Experience working in highly collaborative innovation environment with cross-functional teams of product, design, research, and subject matter experts

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

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