As a Sr. UX Researcher, you’ll work to understand user research needs and then create research plans using the most appropriate methods and execute them. You will also strategize, plan, moderate, and synthesize user research in partnership with the design lead for our latest project.
Professionally conduct research sessions and quickly and accurately summarize the feedback to bring back key information to the team
Collaborate with product managers on product hypotheses
Present research findings and wireframe concepts in a professional manner, and provide clear explanation based on design principles and research findings
Create conceptual wireframes to communicate possible solutions to user needs and generate new feature ideas
Demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills and emotional intelligence
Proven experience conducting user research and usability studies
Skilled with various research methods, card sorting, innovation games, and survey writing
Online portfolio of exemplary wireframe and/or user research deliverables
A passion for building easy to use, delightful user experiences
A love for talking to users and learning about what they do and how they work
Innate ability to understand complex systems and problems and ability to see the big picture
Awesome listening and personal interaction skills
Expert knowledge of UX and interaction design best-practices and patterns
Excellent attention to detail – you should notice even the smallest inconsistencies
Formal education in interaction design, user research, human-factors or the like
Experience designing complex web applications (beyond marketing/brochure websites)
Experience designing mobile native apps and mobile web apps
Web accessibility experience
Visual design experience
Front-end development experience. Some understanding of what’s technically feasible, and when to ask
Experience working in an agile environment with issue tracking tools to track daily work
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.
OpenArc is a technology consulting firm providing industry-leading technical talent placement, software development, and technology strategy services to clients nationwide. Through a unique blending of people and software, OpenArc has a business practice that delivers amazing enterprise, mobile and consumer-facing apps and the best talent for contract, contract-to-hire and direct placements for clients and partners alike.
Staffed with the most-trusted recruiting experts, elite software developers, UI/UX designers and market experts, our team provides clients with the best resources, the right techniques and world-class support resulting in powerful measurable success.