The Hired Guns are seeking a Quantitative UX Research Assistant to support a cross-functional research team that’s working to inform the future of work strategy for a global tech giant. This is a contract role, full-time hours, that’s expected to last 6 months. You can work remotely from anywhere in the United States.
The Nitty Gritty
The backstory on the organization and why they need to hire you!
A giant in the tech and information space is creating a new internal organizational program designed to better understand and quantify differences in UX related to IT support, products, and services, and there’s a compelling contract opportunity with the team that could be perfect for you!
As the Quantitative UX Research Assistant, you will work with senior UX Researchers to support quantitative methods research surveys and help the internal engagement team to leverage insights in order to drive decision-making and inform the organization’s “future of work” strategy. In this role, you will collaborate with other user researchers on various research preparation activities. Working with content development, data infrastructure, and reporting to build and administer user surveys, you’ll perform tasks from cleaning, coding, and organizing data to transcribing interviews and categorizing open text data from research studies.
How you’ll know if you’re a fit…
You have a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Human Factors, Psychology, HCI/Computer Science, or other field emphasizing human behavior, as well as 1-3 years of direct experience designing and executing research across a variety of methods. As a detail-oriented, independent worker, you’re able to manage multiple tasks relating to analyzing qualitative and quantitative data and interpreting and summarizing existing research reports. When sharing insights with cross-functional teams and partners, you are a persuasive communicator. Knowledge of qualitative and quantitative analysis methods, with statistics and direct experience with statistics software (e.g., R, SPSS, STATA, Matlab, etc.) preferred.
The Inside Skinny
Why you should quit your job right now and join this organization!
Looking to add a role within a major tech company to your resume? Working as a UX Research Assistant at this global brand will unlock a wealth of future opportunities and allow you to build your skills within a rapidly-innovating environment. You’ll have resources aplenty (including the backing of a super-talented team) and limitless opportunities for growth.
The Hired Guns does not and will not discriminate in considering and referring candidates for employment, or in its treatment or advancement of its employees, and will not tolerate harassment, on the basis of race, color, religion, gender (including gender identity and expression), sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law.