UX Researcher in Zurich

Mischa Camen, Zürich IT Professionals
jetzt bewerben

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Zurich, Zürich
Mischa Camen, Zürich IT Professionals
058 201 56 60
jetzt bewerben


We are currently looking for a dedicated User Experience Researcher for a leading tech company in Zurich. Responsibilities:

  • Plan, conduct and analyze qualitative research on multiple aspects of the users experience in close collaboration with the senior UX researcher. This includes applying different research methods - e.g. usability studies, competitive analysis, survey studies, heuristic analysis, writing literature reviews…
  • Understand and incorporate complex technical and business requirements into the research plan.
  • Work with recruiters to recruit the right research participants and to schedule study sessions.
  • Set up the usability lab, equipment for remote studies, and product prototypes.
  • Demonstrate strong analytical and problem solving skills, and the ability to quickly develop recommendations based on quantitative and qualitative evidence
  • Present research findings to diverse audiences through written reports and oral presentations. This includes creating slide decks in Google Apps, creating graphs, and basic video editing.
  • Work with other researchers, designers, product managers, and engineers to prioritize research opportunities in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment.

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • 2+ years experience in user research in an applied research setting
  • A graduate degree in Human Factors, HCI, Psychology, Computer Science, or Social Sciences.
  • Strong understanding of strengths and shortcomings of different research methods, including when and how to apply them during each product phase.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Proven record of excellent teamwork skills.
  • Detail-oriented and ability to work with minimal supervision on a variety of tasks.
  • Can prioritize time between multiple projects, and be flexible by adapting to quickly changing schedules and different projects.
  • Can distill actionable insights from complex research findings so that non-researchers can act on them.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous experience as a user experience researcher in the software development environment.
  • Project management skills related to planning, allocating time, and communicating.
  • Basic working knowledge of statistics.
  • Familiarity with basic graphic and video editing tools.


Start: asap

Duration: 12 months with possible extension

Location: Zurich


For this position we can only consider CH/EU/EFTA citizen or holders of a valid Swiss working permit.

Looking forward to receiveing your fully updated application documents.