Offers “Amazon”

days ago Amazon

UX Researcher 2021

  • Internship
  • Seattle (King)

Job description



DESCRIPTION

NOTE: By applying to this position, your application will be considered for UX Research Full-time roles at all locations we hire for in the United States including but not limited to: Seattle, WA; Bellevue, WA; Bay Area, CA.

Design at Amazon has been growing steadily in reach and impact—from devices to fashion, delivery logistics to search and streaming video, from voice and sound to physical retail, and more—all while creating and cultivating experiences that touch Amazon customers everywhere, every day. Amazon design teams include every flavor of UI, UX, visual, motion, illustration, brand, and marketing design roles—as well as design technologists, researchers, writers, and more. Check out Amazon.design, and come build the future with us.

As a UX Research Designer you will need to think strategically, be creative, and negotiate design solutions in relation to business goals. Help collect and analyze user behavior through lab studies, field visits, ethnography, surveys, benchmark studies, server logs, and online experiments. You will identify and incorporate complex technical and business requirements into research and help advocate research findings to diverse audiences through written reports and in-person presentations.

Responsibilities:
· Define and execute a comprehensive research plan.
· Identify best method or mix of quantitative and qualitative methods based on priorities, research questions, timeline, and resourcing.
· Design, conduct, and analyze results from a variety of research studies including usability lab studies, remote research, field studies and survey design.
· Identify best method or mix of quantitative and qualitative methods based on priorities, research questions, timeline, and resourcing.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

· A portfolio demonstrating past work experience and deliverables (e.g., study plans, reports, personas)
· Excellent communication, presentation, interpersonal, and analytical skills; the ability to communicate complex concepts clearly and persuasively across different audiences and varying levels of the organization
· A passion and capacity to advocate on behalf of our users.
· User research or other experience from a technical field, such as software development, systems management, or similar.
Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Pursuant to the Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

Ideal candidate profile



BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

· Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in computer science, human-centered interaction, design, statistics, psychology, or related field at time of application (or graduated less than six months prior to application)
· Knowledge reviewing user research and data to build a strategic and user-friendly design