Amazon

Sr. UX Researcher

Company:
Amazon
Location:
🇺🇸
US (Remote)
Posted on:
July 11, 2022

Want to help transform the way people connect to health and wellness services from the safety, comfort, and convenience of their home? We are building engaging and clinically meaningful experiences that leverages the power of Alexa to support customers, wherever they are in their health and wellness journey.

We are looking for a Sr. UX researcher to join our growing Alexa Health team. In this role you will work with voice and graphic interfaces (VUI/GUI) in a fast-paced environment. From inception through launch, you will be a research owner, responsible for delivering customer insights, and communicating with partners to iterate and improve, translating customer needs and constraints into simple, intuitive, customer-focused solutions. You will define approach and execution, and drive that vision into solid research deliverables, such as written reports, presentations, customer mental models, personas and other impactful artifacts.

You will collaborate closely with a world-class, multi-disciplinary team of design, product, and engineering professionals to develop cutting edge, customer focused experiences to help people live longer, healthier lives. We’re looking for people who are passionate about healthcare innovation and advocacy on behalf of customers, as well as those who have a high degree of ownership and who want to know that their work makes a difference in individual lives.

Key job responsibilities

  • Work closely with the design and product management teams throughout the development lifecycle to define, measure and communicate UX research findings and guidelines around the various customer experience solutions evaluated, maintaining a high bar for execution.
  • End-to-end ownership with all aspects of the UX research lifecycle (study design, recruiting, moderation, analysis, reporting, communicating).
  • Hands-on work with: user testing, remote testing, low-fidelity prototype testing, iterative prototype testing, concept evaluation, field research, and survey design.
  • Contribute to the group’s best practices for UX research while continually advocating research thinking, process, and craft throughout our organization.
  • Communicate complex concepts and findings clearly and persuasively across different audiences and varying levels of the organization.
  • Champion customer advocacy and integrate UX research into the product development process.
  • The ability to manage ambiguity, work autonomously and multi-task in an agile environment.
  • A clear passion for making a positive impact on customers lives through your work.
  • Use positive energy to maintain personal and team momentum.

About The Team

You will be joining a team of design, product, program, and engineering professionals focused on elevating Alexa Health experiences to help customers make informed decisions for themselves and their loved ones as they navigate their health and wellness journeys. Help us re-imagine the best-in-class voice/multimodal experiences for integrated, seamless healthcare engagements.

‍Basic Qualifications

  • 3+ years of success conducting user research in a growing software development setting, or equivalent.
  • A portfolio demonstrating past work experience and deliverables (e.g.: study plans, reports, and data visualizations).
  • Experience conducting research throughout the entire product development lifecycle.
  • Experience in all aspects of research (study design, recruiting, moderation, analysis, reporting).
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Human-Computer Interaction, Cognitive Science, Experimental Psychology, Anthropology, Information Science or a related field, or equivalent practical experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills including the ability to communicate research outputs clearly across different audiences and varying levels of the organization.
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully deliver projects of significant scope and high complexity.
  • Exceptional behavioral data-collection and analysis skills, (e.g., designing, conducting, and analyzing all kinds of user data).
  • Strong grasp of qualitative methods and data analysis.
  • Ability to manage ambiguity and meet ambitious deadlines by delivering high-quality work on schedule, including quickly turning around study plans and reports.
  • Demonstrated thought-leadership with a passion for translating data into action.
  • Experience defining and driving creative solutions in new/ambiguous product territory.
  • Eagerness to continually learn, grow and improve the craft of research.

The pay range for this position in Colorado is $152,200-$205,900; however, base pay offered may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. A sign-on payment and restricted stock units may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the position offered. This information is provided per the Colorado Equal Pay Act. Base pay information is based on market location. Applicants should apply via Amazon's internal or external careers site.

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.Pursuant to the Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Workers in New York City who perform in-person work or interact with the public in the course of business must show proof they have been fully vaccinated against COVID or request and receive approval for a reasonable accommodation, including medical or religious accommodation.

‍Company - Amazon.com Services LLC

Job ID: A2022972

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