ux research in Zürich

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contact
Laureen Jacholkowski, Zurich IT Professionals
job type
contract
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job details

posted
location
zürich, zurich
sector
IT
job type
contract
reference number
17205
contact
laureen jacholkowski, zurich it professionals
phone
058 201 56 40

job description

User Experience and Research

We are looking for a UX research assistant to support the  User Experience team.We follow a simple but vital premise in the User Experience group: "Focus on the user and all else will follow." We're passionately interested in our users and strive to learn everything we can about their goals and needs, attitudes and emotions to help define the products and experiences we create. The User Experience team is a critical driving force behind gathering these insights and then using them to inspire and inform design. We are a multi-disciplinary team of interaction designers, visual designers, user researchers, copywriters and web developers who collaborate closely with each other and with Engineering and Product Management to create innovative, and usable, products that people love to use.Responsibilities:

  • Preparing user research activities
  • Planning, observing and moderating usability testing sessions and interviews
  • Administering questionnaires, surveys, and interviews
  • Taking notes during user study sessions
  • Analyzing qualitative data
  • Creating reports
  • Communicating findings from the study to the research lead

Minimum Requirements

  • At least 3 years of experience preparing and conducting usability studies
  • At least 3 years of experience analysing surveys; statistical skills
  • At least 3 years of experience preparing and conducting strategic research
  • Strong oral and written communication skills; can present findings concisely and effectively
  • Detail oriented and ability to work independently on a variety of tasks
  • Excellent analytical ability, especially with regard to observation of user behavior
  • BA/BS in Computer Science, Human-Computer Interaction, Cognitive Science, Experimental Psychology, Anthropology, Information Science, related fields, or equivalent practical experience. 
  • Experience with the following is a plus: web technology and standards, business applications, online ads, retail.
Do not hesitate to apply!