Hired by Matrix, Inc. Quantitative User Experience Researcher in Boulder, Colorado

Quantitative User Experience Researcher

Job Type:Contract

Job Location:Boulder

Colorado

Job Description:

Job Summary

  • Our Client, an education publishing company, is seeking a Quantitative User Experience Researcher with deep expertise in the design and execution of experiments and surveys, including the analysis of behavioral and survey data as applied to human-computer interaction

  • You will collaborate within the team to define and prioritize research and to develop understandings of educational tasks performed using our software

  • You will design and conduct empirical research interacting with both internal and external clients

  • Through visualization and statistical analysis, you will extract learnings from education and interaction data

  • Your research will generate user experience insights that will move our products forward

  • Location: Boulder, CO preferred; will consider Centennial, CO if needed

Candidate Value Proposition:

  • Working with very new products and collecting large amounts of data and mixing artificial intelligence and analyzing how the artificial intelligence works in the classroom

  • Working with internal groups and students and teachers to work on new types of capabilities for the Company

Responsibilities

A sample of tasks you will likely perform:

  • Design and conduct studies that address both user behavior and attitudes

  • Deliver UX insights that evaluate designs and indicate next steps

  • Communicate compelling research findings for both experts and concerned non-experts

  • Work seamlessly with engineering, design, product management, and marketing

Qualifications

Minimum Education Requirement

  • MS or Ph.D. in a human behavior field (e.g. Human-Computer Interaction, Human Factors, Cognitive Psychology, Statistics)

Must Have

  • Some experience in having worked with technology and evaluating technology

  • Someone who has done user experience research but focus with analyzing data (Language: R, Python, SAS)

Experience/Skills

  • You should have the ability to work in a research environment within a product pipeline

  • Comfortable in both technical, educational and business settings

  • Strong experimental design with A/B testing skills

  • 2+ years programming and/or scripting experience with languages such as R or Python and/or statistical analysis

  • Excellent grasp of best practices in data visualization to influence decision-making

  • Familiar with survey design and analysis

  • Strong communication skills and comfort interacting with and influencing at varied levels of the organization

Please submit your resume for consideration. Once submitted, feel free to contact Rushi at 858-703-6733 for additional information.

Approx. Duration: 12 months/Possible Extension

About Hired By Matrix

Hired by Matrix, Inc. founded in 1986, is a certified Woman-Owned Business Enterprise (WBE) dedicated to providing the highest quality of job opportunities to our candidates and staffing services to our clients. We are a full service staffing firm with experience recruiting and delivering for IT, Accounting & Finance, Administrative & Clerical, Clinical & Scientific, and Marketing disciplines. Our long history in the staffing industry and dedication to excellence are the key differentiators that have fueled our success for over 30 years.

Hired by Matrix offers our contract professionals competitive salaries, benefits after 60 days and a 401k option after one year.Equal Opportunity EmployerWBENC CertifiedWOSB Certified*CEO Sharon Olzerowicz serves on the WBENC Board and is a long-standing member of the Forum Governing Group.

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