UX Researcher

UX Researcher
Toronto, ON, Canada
Duration: 12 months from start date

Job Description
This UX Researcher will be working closely with their fellow team members, the project manager, strategists, interaction and visual designers, and the development team for this project/application.

Daily Job Duties/Activities: Exploring and Testing new financial product concepts & in-flight design alternatives, performing competitive analysis of existing products, conducting primary research (directly engaging clients/customers), planning and moderating usability testing, facilitating focus groups, conducting contextual inquiries, card sorting, deploying surveys, analyzing qualitative feedback, then summarizing and presenting results to senior stakeholders, and making recommendations based on the collected user insights.

Must-Have Skills/Experience:
  • Experience with UX design research:
    • Minimum 1 year for a Junior UX Researcher to 5+ years for a Senior UX Researcher
  • Experience conducting customer research in relation to electronic/digital products
    • 3+ Years for a Senior UX Researcher
  • Educational background in Research or related fields such as Human Factors, Human-Computer Interaction, User Experience Design, Psychology, Service Design, Strategic Foresight, etc.

Nice to Have:
  • Masters in UX Design concentration or Digital Experience Innovation or a similar program
  • Participation in usability research conferences and workshops and related activities outside of the workplace
  • Any UX certifications from the following: HFI (Human Factors International), Akendi, or Nielsen Norman
  • Applying lean UX research methods in agile environment
  • Understanding and experience with high level prototyping tools such as Axure, Sketch, Invision, Balsamiq etc.

Thanks & Regards
Pawan Kumar

.* 10 time INC 500/5000, 10 time BBJ "Pacesetter", 5 time SIA-fastest growing*
Pawan Kumar| Technical Recruiter |
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