Job: Digital User Researcher

Job Title: Digital User Researcher
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: ASAP
REF: Digital 05
Contact Name: Kristen Furse
Job Published: 2 months ago

Job Description

Digital User Researcher

Inner London

Contract Until: 31/03/2019

IR35 Scope: Out of Scope

Experience Required

  • Experienced user researcher, with demonstrable experience of designing and delivering effective user research to successful government projects;
  • Professional and able to communicate effectively with internal staff and external users about the research and to gain commitment to the project.
Key tasks and deliverables

We need user research capacity to carry out waves of user research to prepare my client for coming phases of the System Integration Programme.

  • Use findings of user data to work closely with designers and analysts to iterate the developing service.
  • Manage business relations with usability and market research agencies to support necessary research processes.
  • Experience in: taking a lead User Researcher role within a team, setting research direction and mentoring junior research colleagues; managing team dynamics and holding sufficient authority to effectively challenge points of design without alienating individuals; working within an agile project environment, and maintaining effective performance in difficult and challenging circumstances; quantitative research methodologies.
  • Proven experience of gathering user requirements for web based services; managing, executing and analysing usability test and research sessions; working in an agile development environment with User Experience teams, designers and developers to create new digital products and services; audience modelling and developing design personas.
If this is a position you feel you have the skill-set and experience for, please send me your most up to date CV and I shall be in touch.