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UX Research Assistant
Ref No.: 18-07698
Location: Mountain View, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 10/01/2018 to 03/31/2019
Genesis10 is currently seeking a UX Research Assistant with our client in the SEO industry in their Mountain View, CA location. This is a 6 month + contract position.

Description:
  • Seeking a UX Research Assistant
  • We follow a simple but vital premise in the UX group: "Focus on the user and all else will follow. "
  • We're passionately interested in our users and strive to learn everything we can about their goals and needs, attitudes and emotions to help define the products and experiences we create
  • The UX team is a critical driving force behind gathering these insights and then using them to inspire and inform design
  • We are a multi-disciplinary team of interaction designers, visual designers, user researchers, writers and prototypers who collaborate closely with each other and with Engineering and Product Management to create innovative, usable, great-looking products that people love to use
  • As a Research Assistant, you'll have the opportunity to support our research activities in developing innovative, user-friendly, best-of-breed products
  • We are looking for individuals who have excellent communication skills, are diligent, detail-oriented, and can work fairly independently

Responsibilities:
  • Assisting with user testing preparation activities
  • Conducting user studies, collecting data, and taking notes
  • Administering questionnaires, surveys, and interviews
  • Analyzing and interpreting qualitative data and generating insights
  • Managing, manipulating and analyzing large quantitative datasets
  • Creating findings and recommendation reports from user studies

Requirements:
  • Master's in Human Factors, Industrial Engineering, Cognitive Science, Experimental Psychology, or similar field emphasizing human performance and behavior
  • 1-3 years of experience and comfort with statistical methods and experimental design is required
  • Demonstrated experience with qualitative and quantitative user research & analysis methods
  • Able to work as a W2 employee of Genesis10 (no Corp-to-Corp)
  • Nice to have skills/Not Required: 
    • Technical aptitude, strong working ability with large datasets and statistical software packages
    • Detailed oriented and ability to work independently on a variety of tasks
    • Strong oral and written communication skills 
    • Can work independently and prioritize time between multiple projects, and be flexible by adapting to changing schedules and different projects

If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!
About Genesis10:

Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives.  If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you.  Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations.  We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project.   To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at www.genesis10.com.   "Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”