Position User Experience Research Assistant
Location Manhattan
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration 6+ months
Status Freelance (40 hours per week)
Rate $25-31 per hour DOE
Our client is a top name in Tech, and they are currently seeking a User Experience Research Assistant.

Top Responsibilities:
-Preparing user research activities (working with the recruiters to schedule study sessions, setting up the usability lab etc.)
-Planning, observing and moderating usability testing sessions and interviews
-Administering questionnaires, surveys, and interviews

Additional Responsibilities:
-Taking notes during user study sessions
-Analyzing qualitative & quantitative data
-Communicating findings from the study to research lead
-Assistance in creating reports (including creating graphs, highlight videos, slide decks etc.)
-Analyzing, interpreting and summarizing existing research reports

Ideal Qualifications:
-B.A./B.S. (completed) or M.A/M.S./Ph.D. (in progress or completed) in Human Factors, Psychology, HCI/Computer Science, or other field emphasizing human behavior; or in lieu or degree, 2+ years of related work experience
-Detail-oriented and ability to work fairly independently on a variety of tasks
-Interest in general research and user research methods
-Strong oral and written communication skills
-Can prioritize time between multiple projects, and be flexible by adapting to changing schedules and different projects
-Technical aptitude, familiarity with basic graphic and video editing tools preferred
-Knowledge of basic statistical concepts preferred
-OK with flexible working hours (regular business hours + some evenings and weekends)

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc193@jobalert.creativecircle.com