Position UX Researcher - San Bruno via Company Shuttle!
Location Peninsula Area
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration 6+ Months
Status Freelance (40 hours a week)
Rate Up to $34/hr
Top Responsibilities:
-Moderate usability studies and take notes for other moderators.
-Work with recruiters to recruit the right research participants and to schedule study sessions. Set up the usability lab, equipment for remote studies, and product prototypes.
-Conduct user interviews

Ideal Qualifications:
-BA/BS in Human Factors, HCI, Psychology, Computer Science, or Social Sciences
-2+ years experience in user research
-Strong understanding of strengths and shortcomings of different research methods, including when and how to apply them during each product phase.
-Strong oral and written communication skills.
-Proven record of excellent teamwork skills.
-Detail-oriented and ability to work with minimal supervision on a variety of tasks.
-Can prioritize time between multiple projects, and be flexible by adapting to quickly changing schedules and different projects.
-Can distill actionable insights from complex research findings so that non-researchers can act on them.

Nice to Have Skills/Not Required:
-Previous experience as a user experience researcher in the software development environment.
-MA/MS in Human Factors, HCI, Psychology, Computer Science, or Social Sciences.
-Project management skills related to planning, allocating time, and communicating.
-Basic working knowledge of statistics.
-Familiarity with basic graphic and video editing tools.

This is an onsite freelance opportunity in San Bruno. Public Transportation accessible via company shuttle.

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc223@jobalert.creativecircle.com