Position UX Researcher - Onsite in Mountain View via Shuttle
Location Peninsula Area
Starts Next Week
Duration Months
Status Freelance
Rate up to $50/hr
One of the Bay Area's best known search engine giants is seeking a UX Researcher to assist their team.

Top Responsibilities:
- Plan research: identify research gaps, distil findings from prior research, develop research plans for quantitative or mixed quantitative+qualitative research into user behaviors in the product
- Execute research: conduct statistical analyses to describe user and customer behaviors, using various slicing mechanisms; identify meaningful patterns and correlate signals to provide a coherent research insight
- Communicate research for Impact: transform research findings into recommendations for the design and product management teams; work as a team to improve research deliverables (reports, presentations, posters); use methods of research communication to deliver lasting research artifacts.

Please respond highlighting the EXACT skills that apply to you.

Do you have?
– MS or PhD degree in Computer Science, Human-Computer Interaction, Psychology, Statistics or a related field.
– 5 years of relevant work experience with User Experience or Human-Computer Interaction teams.
– Expertise in multivariate statistics and the design of experiments.
– Expertise in data visualization techniques and tools.
– Proficiency in programming computational and statistical algorithms for large data sets.
– Track record of demonstrating excellent command of research questions within a given domain, and of technical tools for the analysis of data within that field.
– Track record of communicating with cross-functional stakeholders of varying levels.

Nice to Have Skills/Not Required:
- Practical experience in research communication to technical and non-technical audiences. This could take various forms: science blogger, data journalist,
- Practical visual design experience. Our data sources are restricted, so there will be less time spent on data extraction and pre-processing, but instead on the later steps of the research process (e.g., coming up with infographics)
– Prior experience of working on enterprise products is a plus.
– Prior experience of working in the advertising industry is a plus.


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