User Researcher

Job type:
on-site
Start date:
ASAP
Duration:
n.a
From:
Michael Bailey Associates - UK Contracts
Location:
England
Published at:
01/10/2021
Country:
flag_no United Kingdom
Project ID:
2026464

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User Researcher is urgently required to work on an initial 6-month contract role.

Location: WFH

Essential skills and requirements:

  • Apply knowledge in human factors, ethnography, and the user-centred design process to product and service design in an iterative development environment.
  • Use findings of user data to work closely with designers and analysts to iterate the developing service.
  • Manage business relations with usability and market research agencies to support necessary research processes.
  • Experience in: taking a lead User Researcher role within a team, setting research direction and mentoring junior research colleagues; managing team dynamics and holding sufficient authority to effectively challenge points of design without alienating individuals; working within an agile project environment, and maintaining effective performance in difficult and challenging circumstances; quantitative research methodologies.
  • Proven experience of gathering user requirements for web based services; managing, executing and analysing usability test and research sessions; working in an agile development environment with User Experience teams, designers and developers to create new digital products and services; audience modelling and developing design personas.
  • Degree in HCI/Usability/Cognitive Psychology/Market Research or related field. Experience across web content, tools and transactional services, especially those with complex user journeys. Experience within a research and digital environment.

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