Jr. User Experience Researcher BitTorrent
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BitTorrent is the world?s largest peer-based technology company. We?ve created a globally recognized ecosystem of technology protocols, consumer software, and electronics devices that help people find, share and move digital media. Our technologies are used by hundreds of millions of people around the world and drive between 20% and 40% of global Internet traffic.
We are a profitable, multi-national company that is backed by some of the world's leading investors, including Accel Partners (Facebook, Groupon, Dropbox, AdMob, etc.) and DCM (About.com, Foundry Networks, Sling Media, Clearwire, etc). Our company is led by a team of proven entrepreneurs that have generated billions of dollars in shareholder returns. We're looking for talented and motivated people to join our rapidly growing team.
BitTorrent offers a unique and compelling work environment. We are proponents of the open Internet and we serve one of the largest user demographics in history. We take these responsibilities seriously and hire accordingly. We work with only the brightest engineers and the most talented business people we can find. Everyone on our team is here to do meaningful work with broad reaching impact. We have a fun yet challenging work environment that fosters diversity, creativity and teamwork. Our team members receive industry leading salaries, stock options, premium benefits, and state-of-the-art offices in San Francisco?s SOMA district.
Please contact us if you think you?re a fit.
The Jr. User Researcher is responsible for supporting research across all BitTorrent products, under the direction of the Sr. User Researcher. Core duties include managing the in-house testing lab, coordinating participant recruitment, conducting user research studies, and effectively communicating findings and recommendations to product leads. The Jr. User Researcher will collaborate closely with interaction designers, product managers, and user researchers to ensure that user research drives decisions throughout the product lifecycle.
Specific responsibilities include:
Responsible for participant recruitment and retention, as well as the development of additional recruitment plans
Develop and execute on all phases of testing, including screener development, script development, participant interviews, data analysis, and reporting
Investigate new methodologies which will help BitTorrent user research best meet the needs of its internal customers
Responsible for day-to-day management of off-site, remote, and diary studies
Manage in-house user testing resources, including equipment, testing software, and team coordination
Maintain data archive and company-facing website for user research
Provide administrative support for user research efforts.
Evangelize user research and best practices, especially within the product organization.
Under the direction of the Sr. User Researcher, provide research consultation services to product and marketing teams.
Ideal candidates will posses a strong combination of the following experience:
1-3 years of experience designing, conducting, analyzing, and reporting human subjects research
A BS in Cognitive Science, Psychology, HCI, related field, or equivalent experience
Experience using statistical software such as Matlab, SPSS, or R
Experience applying behavioral statistics to data analysis
Strong presentation and writing skills
Strong plus if the candidate has basic knowledge of basic prototyping tools or the Adobe Creative Suite
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