UX Researcher

UX Researcher

Synergis

San Francisco, CA

Contract

Hybrid

TITLE: UX Researcher
LOCATION: San Francisco, CA
ANTICIPATED DURATION: 9 months

UX Researcher Responsibilities:

 -Conduct qualitative and quantitative user studies, primarily in-lab usability and human factors research

– User study moderation

– Administer questionnaires and surveys

– Assist other user researchers with various user research preparation activities

– Literature reviews

– Lab setup & management

– Liaise with participant recruiting teams and participant onboarding

– Note taking and data capture

– Highlight-video creation

– Qualitative and quantitative data analysis/synthesis

– Basic user testing analyses

– Draft findings, recommendations, and reports based on user research

– Advocate research findings to diverse audiences through written and oral presentations. 

– Work with content at many levels (style guides, templates, analytics). Partner with Product, Program Management, UX, UXR, engineering, support operations, legal, PR, and other editorial groups to ensure content consistency and transparency.

UX Researcher Requirements:
B.A./B.S. (Completed) in Human Factors, Psychology, HCI/Computer Science, or other related fields or equivalent practical experience

– 3+ years of relevant experience

– Strong knowledge of experimental design and statistical analysis 

– Experience with one or more of the following methods: usability studies, concept tests, benchmarks, diary studies, interviewing consumers (aka user interviews), field research, surveys. 

– Detail-oriented and ability to work independently on a variety of tasks

– Strong oral and written communication skills.

– Effective interpersonal, communication, negotiation and collaboration skills.

– Can prioritize time between multiple projects, and be flexible by adapting to changing schedules and different projects.

UX Researcher Preferred Experience:
M.A/M.S./Ph.D. (completed) in Human Factors, Social Sciences, Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), Computer Science, Cognitive Psychology, Product Design, or other field 

– Technical aptitude, familiarity with basic graphic and video editing tools preferred.

– Fluency in a programming language commonly used for data manipulation and computational statistics (such as Python, R, Matlab, C++, Java, or Go), and in SQL.

The hourly pay rate range for this position is $56.56 to $66.24 (dependent on factors including but not limited to client requirements, experience, statutory considerations, and location). Benefits available to full-time employees: medical, dental, vision, disability, life insurance, 401k and commuter benefits. *Note: Disclosure as required by the Equal Pay for Equal Work Act (CO), NYC Pay Transparency Law, and sb5761 (WA)
 
Synergis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We value diversity and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, age, gender, gender identity, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, military/veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.
 
For immediate consideration, please forward your resume to mbrown@synergishr.com
 
If you require assistance or an accommodation in the application or employment process, please contact us at mbrown@synergishr.com.

Synergis is a workforce solutions partner serving thousands of businesses and job seekers nationwide. Our digital world has accelerated the need for businesses to build IT ecosystems that enable growth and innovation along with enhancing the Total Experience (TX). Synergis partners with our clients at the intersection of talent and transformation to scale their balanced teams of tech, digital and creative professionals. Learn more about Synergis at www.synergishr.com

About Synergis

Our digital world has accelerated the need for businesses to build IT ecosystems that enable growth and innovation along with enhancing the Total experience (TX). Synergis partners with our clients at the intersection of talent and transformation to scale their balanced teams of tech, digital and creative professionals.

Synergis is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

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