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About the Team
UI/Human Factors Engineer (User Interface): Creates, evaluates and modifies prototypes to support evolving hardware and software application development. May develop user profiles, with emphasis on human error control, display issues, visual interaction, physical manipulation and task and objective analyses. Develops and applies software design/usability processes in the investigation of technical problems. Provides product usability, evaluation and support to product development teams, including the analysis and investigation of applications/systems including tactile methods, visual graphics, web, multimedia, voice response and conversational user interaction. May assist in developing design concept and implementation, providing input on user design considerations. May produce specifications describing user requirements and internal structures for product in development.
About the Role
As a UX Researcher at Workday you will create empathy and understanding around our users needs to convey to the wider team of designers, product managers and engineers.
In this role, you will be working on the Peakon platform, across product teams, and help them build features for their specific personas and periodically be fully embedded into specific product teams where research is needed for a given quarter. Together with the PMs you and the UX Research team help identify knowledge gaps for any given project and based on these you will collaborate with a senior researcher on research planning, execution, analysis and synthesis. Furthermore you will work in partnership with the UX research team thinking holistically about the user experience across the Peakon platform.
You will mainly work together with a senior UX Researcher on projects. During those, we expect you to take part in:
Workday is an Equal Opportunity Employer including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.