SENIOR USER EXPERIENCE RESEARCHER Belkin Corporation
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED What you?ll do
As a Senior User Experience Researcher, you will lead and perform research that helps teams understand user needs and answer those needs famously well. You will apply your unique skills and knowledge to drive measurable user experience improvements in Belkin products and brand touch points. You?ll work on a team of creative and smart people and will operate with various groups in the organization such as Industrial Design, Product Management, Marketing, and Branding.
How you?ll do it
Stay abreast of product roadmaps and ensure that projects have an appropriate research component to ensure their success.
Encourage cross-functional participation in direct research resulting in team members applying first-hand observations to their various disciplines (industrial design, package design, marketing messaging, etc).
Share research results at all levels of the company to influence thought, evangelize the benefits of good research and foster a user-centric culture and user-centric decision-making.
Measure, advance, and enhance the value of user research within Belkin.
Envision and create research deliverables that inspire product teams and result in user-centric decision making.
What you?ll need
Preferred Master?s degree in Psychology, HCI, Human Factors, Anthropology, etc. Bachelor?s degree is acceptable.
Preferred 5 - 7 years experience conducting lab and field-based user research resulting in measurable user experience improvements.
Demonstrated effectiveness in influencing good design outcomes in a variety of contexts.
Strong experimental design and moderation skills.
Sound knowledge of applied statistics and qualitative analysis.
Strong analytical skills with deep attention to detail and the demonstrated ability to convey the significance of research findings to multiple audiences.
Experience participating in design reviews and design workshops.
Research documentation including screeners, usability reports, personas, contextual field study reports and presentation of quantitative data.
What you?ve done
Select and apply a broad range of research methods to inform the design of Belkin products and brand touch points
Work with related personnel such as user experience designers, industrial designers, and graphic designers to create great product experiences.
Manage your own projects like an internal consultant: on-time, on-budget, no surprises.
Help Belkin to further integrate user-centered design methods.
Help select incoming UX personnel.
Help develop junior UX personnel.
Supervise outside vendors if needed for your projects.
What you?re getting into
We?ve got big collaborative spaces for your big ideas, so bring an open mind and leave your suit in the closet. We all are committed to creating unique and rewarding consumer experiences. Everyone is interested in succeeding ? for the team, for themselves and for the business. Cross-functionally and across the company, everyone has common goals and aspires to be their best.
You will learn something new or at least look at things differently every day. There are so many smart and creative people around that you?ll be motivated to pursue the ideal.
Team spirit is infectious. Belkin is an extremely open workplace, where communication is essential. Not every idea will be accepted, but you?ll be asked for your point of view. Innovation thrives on multiple and varied levels. At Belkin we challenge conventional wisdom and refuse to accept that something cannot be done.
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