Quantitative UX Researcher

Location Mountain View, CA
Starts Ready to hire
Duration 12+ Months
Status Freelance (40 hours a week)
Rate $52/hr. - $62/hr. (DOE)
The Bay Area's best-known search engine giant is seeking a Quantitative UX Researcher to assist their team.

?As a Quantitative UX Researcher, you combine skills in experimental design, statistical analysis, programming and human-computer interaction to improve the user experience. You solve challenging problems and empower the team to move forward by developing metrics, measuring results and integrating new methodologies into existing systems. Coming up with solutions is only one part of your job. Equally important is to identify and quantify problems, and to embark on new research areas worth exploring through innovative methods. You apply principles of rigorous and ethical research to build and improve products that satisfy users' needs and exceed their expectations.

Top Responsibilities for the Quantitative UX Researcher:
-Support existing research initiatives, prioritize and drive research to quantify and improve the advertiser user experience.
-Support product development and design and provide confidence in decision making through thorough quantitative insights.
-?Define and measure quantitative UX goals and metrics in collaboration with Designers, Qualitative Researchers, Engineers and Product Managers.
-Examine existing data and product designs to generate hypotheses and plans for high-impact research.
-Develop code and statistical models to understand user experience.
-Drive change by communicating findings to stakeholders in the company. Make research findings convincing and actionable for both research experts and non-experts.
-Facilitate high research impact through data visualization and novel research communication methods.

Ideal Qualifications for the Quantitative UX Researcher:
-Mastery of R or Python.
-MS or PhD degree in Computer Science, Human-Computer Interaction, Psychology, Statistics or a related field.
-3 years of relevant work experience with User Experience or Human-Computer Interaction teams.
-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.
-Experience programming surveys in Qualtrics


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

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