UX Researcher - WFH during Covid-19

Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration 6 Months
Status Freelance
Rate Up to $91/hr (DOE)
Our social media giant client seeks a UX Researcher to join their team in this 6 month freelance role!

This role will be WFH until January 2022 then will require you to be onsite in Menlo Park. Proof of vaccination will be required starting November 1, 2021 to come onsite to the client’s office location.

The UX Researcher will be responsible for the following:
- Partner with product managers, product designers, content designers, engineers, data scientists and others to create, synthesize and share insightful research to inform product and business decisions
- Balance both business and end user needs while formulating and conducting insightful research
- Be adaptable in drawing from a wide toolkit of research methodologies to conduct timely, rigorous research at any point of the design cycle from formative to evaluative

The ideal UX Researcher should possess the following:
- 5+ years as an applied user experience researcher, developing and shipping software products
- Command of qualitative, user-centered research methods, such as: moderated and unmoderated usability studies, interviews, contextual research, literature reviews, heuristic evaluations, cognitive walkthroughs, survey design and analysis, etc
- Strong knowledge in survey design and statistical analysis of survey data
- Demonstrated understanding of the strengths and shortcomings of different research methods, including when and how to apply them during the product development process
- Ability to plan and conduct research in close collaboration with partners in a variety of roles, including design, engineering, and product management, and following through to take action

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: Meagan.Huson@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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