UX Researcher in Evanston, IL 60201
Years Of Experience
Required Skills Set:
At least 5years' experience (preferably more) as a UX/ User Researcher in an environment working either in, or for, large client-side companies
Education Required:Bachelors Degree or Equivalent Work Experience
Degree-level qualification (preferably postgraduate) in UX, Ergonomics, Human-Computer Interaction, Experimental Psychology or a related relevant field
Advanced understanding of UX / UCD/ Usability principles, both from academic learning and on-the-job experience
Significant experience of managing and moderating lab-based usability testing and creating actionable insights from such studies
Experience conducting UX research across a variety of other methodologies including (at least the majority of): ethnographic/ contextual/ observational research; interviews and focus groups; online questionnaires; remote usability testing; field trials
Experience with UX research / analysis tools.
Experience working across digital channels, including fixed-web, tablet and iOS/ Android apps
Able to run workshops with project stakeholders to identify different user groups and their needs, and help translate insights into project requirements
A portfolio of excellent personal case studies where UX research UCD has made a measurable difference to the usability of digital products and services
Ability to translate insights into practical recommendations for improving UX design, and demonstration of having carried these forward (either alone or with the help of others) into practice
Additional Preferred Skills
Experience working with pharmaceutical/ medical products and services would be nice to have, but is not required
UX Design skills creating high-level information architectures, low-level flows and wireframes, interaction designs, interactive prototypes, etc. are welcomed, but not essential.
Excellent organization and presentation skills to structure your presentations and documents in a way that can be easily understood and modified by others
We need experienced and talented UX researcher. Your insights will be used to design digital tools and experiences that are easy and delightful to use.
Physical Environment And Working Conditions
Remote and eventually onsite in Evanston, IL office.