UX Researcher

Location Seattle, WA (Hybrid)
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration 12 Months
Status Freelance
Rate Up to $69/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 January 31, 2022 then will require you to be onsite in Redmond in a hybrid model. You must also be fully vaccinated against Covid-19.

The UX Researcher will be responsible for the following:
- Work with research scientists to plan and execute mixed-methods research to collect and analyze data to understand hedonic quality and task allocation in future XR scenarios
- Work with research scientists, designers, engineers and PMs to identify research questions that can yield actionable insights for the team
- Conduct systematic literature reviews, plan and conduct qualitative research (e.g., interviews, diary studies), develop and deploy surveys, and run remote user studies (e.g., usability tests, data collection for metric validation)
- Share findings with the broader organization

The ideal UX Researcher should possess the following:
- 3+ years experience conducting applied research on consumer products involving mixed-methods research
- 3+ years experience using qualitative research platforms (e.g., dScout, UserZoom, lookback, Qualtrics)
- 3+ years experience analyzing quantitative data (e.g., R, Python or equivalent)
- Excellent skills in a wide variety of UX research methods (interviews, surveys, task analysis, diary studies, usability test, etc.)
- Strong oral and written communication skills with experience in tailoring messages to various stakeholders
- Comfortable working on ambiguous future-facing interaction research projects

Preferred Qualifications:
- Experience in wearable device research
- Experience with metrics development and analysis (e.g., surveys, reliability and validity analysis)
- Experience with hedonic quality, task allocation, automation, and/or haptics

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: Robert.Otero@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.