UX - Research Manager Workday, Inc.
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Title: UX - Research Manager
Location: Pleasanton, CA or San Francisco, CA
Come help grow and lead a collaborative team of researchers who work directly with product design to make awesome new products. Our research ranges from identifying user needs to assessing the usability of interfaces. Our team works with business partners, product managers, marketers, designers, content strategists and engineers. We are responsible for inspiring design, understanding our users and improving the user experience.
As a Research Manager, you will create and execute the research strategy and operations of the overall Research team. You will be responsible for mentoring researchers and ensuring that their work is timely, impactful and relevant. The ideal candidate will have a broad understanding of user experience research methods, good product instincts, and strong leadership skills. This position reports into the Director of UX.
â¢ Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Manage and develop a team of researchers. This requires setting goals, managing the project load and allocating people to ensure deadlines are met, and setting up team members for overall success.
â¢ Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Work cross-functionally with Design, Product Management, Engineering, and other key business stakeholders to incorporate research and insights at all stages
â¢ Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Seek opportunities to raise awareness of user needs and perceptions
â¢ Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Deliver actionable research insights that make the user experience better, in measurable ways
â¢ Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Thrive in a fast-paced and highly fluid environment
â¢ Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Stay current with new research methods. Innovate and experiment with different approaches.
â¢ Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Elevate and contribute to UX team learning and development, especially with regards to how user research is conducted.
- 3+ years managing a research team - preferably in a fast paced, high-technology environment
- 5+ years conducting user experience research
- Masterâs or Ph.D. in Human Computer Interaction or related field
- Excellent written and verbal communication
- Detail oriented and able to manage multiple projects simultaneously
- Experience working with design and product teams
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
The Workday experience is the combination of everything that's unique about Workday: our culture, our core values, our company meetings, our Development "Show and Tell" happy hours, our soccer team, our recognition programs, but most importantly it's our people. It's everything that makes us different from your average employer, and everything that makes Workday a great place to spend a work day.
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