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Research Assistant II
Ref No.: 20-02014
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 03/18/2020
Genesis10 is currently seeking a Research Assistant II with our client in the SEO industry in their New York, NY location. This is a 8 month + contract position.

Description:
  • Seeking a Research Assistant II
Responsibilities:
  • Most of the work will take place during regular business hours, but you will need to work on evenings from time to time
  • You may be asked to work on Saturdays occasionally
  • The position is a contract role for a duration of 8 months and can be extended up to 2 years depending on performance and need
  • The area: User Experience
  • We follow a simple but vital premise in the User Experience 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 User Experience 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, copywriters and web developers who collaborate closely with each other and with Engineering and Product Management to create innovative, and usable, products that people love to use
  • The role: User Experience Research Assistant II
  • As a UX researcher, 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
Requirements:
  • B.A./B.S. (completed) or M.A/M.S./Ph.D. (in progress or completed) in Human Factors, Psychology, HCI/Computer Science, or other field emphasizing human behavior; or in lieu or degree, some related work experience
  • Detail-oriented and ability to work fairly independently on a variety of tasks
  • General research and user research methods
  • Project management, event planning, or coordination experience
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Can prioritize time between multiple projects, and be flexible by adapting to changing schedules and different projects
  • Technical aptitude, familiarity with basic graphic and video editing tools preferred
  • Knowledge of basic statistical concepts preferred
  • OK with flexible working hours (regular business hours + evenings and Saturdays)
  • Able to work as a W2 employee of Genesis10 (no Corp-to-Corp)
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”