UX Researcher

Seattle, Washington | Freelance | Job ID #62435 |
Posted Earlier this month

Our Client is seeking a UX Researcher in the Seattle, WA region.

Your Day-to-Day:

  • Identifying key research objectives in partnership with the UX team, product, and engineering teams to address research needs for a variety of B2B ads products and projects throughout the product life cycle
  • Choosing the right research to do at the right time and synthesizing results into a coherent and truthful story. Creating effective models that reflect those results such as journey maps, process flows, and user segments
  • Working with the research ops teams to recruit/interview B2B side customers/ clients for interviews
  • Collaborating to define best practice frameworks, research methodologies, and documentation surrounding research activities at each stage of the product life cycle, from prototyping through beta testing to market scale
  • Working on strategic need-state research to drive product innovation, while managing day to day usability and product testing
  • Designing compelling and digestible deliverables focused on visually telling the story and highlighting important insights for longevity
  • Socializing, collaborating, and presenting research to multiple teams and leaders across the organization

Minimum Qualifcations:

  • Bachelors degree in Anthropology, Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), Human-Centered Design (HCDE), Human Factors, Psychology, Sociology, or a related field
  • 5 years of experience in full product lifecycle research mixed methodology (both qualitative and quantitative) and driving product/design decisions
  • Experience conducting research using mixed methodologies (e.g., usability studies, field studies, log analysis, etc)
  • A bias toward collaboration within an inclusive environment that fosters diverse perspectives

Preffered Qualifcations:

  • Master’s degree or PhD in a related field
  • Experience simultaneously leading multiple longitudinal, medium pole, and tactical research efforts in support of your product and business area
  • Demonstrated ability to infuence stakeholders of all levels on your research plans
  • Experience conducting research within the B2B, Cloud, Enterprise, or Advertising domains
  • Strong communication and storytelling skills with the ability to distill complex fndings and present actionable insights to stakeholders at every level

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.


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Onward Search helps connect creative, marketing, and technology talent with top jobs at the nation's most recognized companies and digital agencies. We offer a full range of recruitment and staffing solutions to include freelance / contract, temp-to-perm, and permanent placement.