UX Researcher

Location Menlo Park, CA (Temporarily remote)
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration 12 Months
Status Freelance
Rate $60 - $62/hr (DOE)
Our social media giant client seeks a UX Researcher to join their team in this 12 month freelance role!

This role will be WFH until March 28, 2022 then will require you to be onsite in Menlo Park. You must also be fully vaccinated against Covid-19, including the booster.

The UX Researcher will be responsible for the following:
- Collaborate closely with researchers, designers, PMs & engineers to identify, define and deliver usability and concept evaluation research studies
- Collaboratively and independently develop and execute research studies, including coordinating with Participant Recruiting, writing and reviewing discussion guides, moderating sessions, and writing up clear reports with actionable insights
- Lead various research studies throughout all the phases of the product development cycle
- Contribute to product strategy, execution and go-to-market plan
- May also include coordinating with research vendors to help augment the work of the research team

The ideal UX Researcher should possess the following:
- Deep expertise in running remote usability studies and concept evaluation tests using a variety of platforms like UserTesting, Lookback, UserZoom, etc.
- 1-2 years of experience with remote moderation for mobile app research required
- Experience with digital prototyping tools like Invision, Framer, Proton, etc.
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with frequent changes and pivots
- Excellent organizational skills and experience managing multiple competing priorities and stakeholders
- Verbal and written communication skills, problem solving skills, and interpersonal skills
- Strong ability to work independently and manage ones time
- Experience with data and utilizing numbers to define and support hypotheses
- Experience with storytelling to get traction with various audiences
- Experience with autonomy and decision making to balance demands

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: cc317@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.

For Creative Circle to represent you for this opportunity, you must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need of employer sponsorship for a non-immigrant visa.