UX Researcher

Employer
Analysts
Location
Princeton, New Jersey
Posted
Jul 25, 2021
Closes
Aug 26, 2021
Ref
2339780980
Position Type
UX / Design Researcher
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Business
ACS group has an immediate need for a "UX Researcher" with experience in the Pharmaceutical Industry. This is a 12 - month contract opportunity and is located in Princeton, NJ. Our client is a leading pharmaceutical company.

Please review the job description below:

Top Skills:
  • UX/UI
  • SharePoint
  • Adobe Suite
  • Product Research
  • Pharmaceutical


Hiring Manager Comments:
  • Hands-on experience designing in SharePoint Online, Figma, Adobe Suite and Microsoft 365
  • Knowledge of accessibility standards such as W3C WCAG 2.1 A, AA, and AAA as well as Section 508 a plus


Job Description:

Job Description:

  • Lead research initiatives to identify meaningful and actionable user-centered insights to help the team deliver industry-leading user experiences
  • Discover and understand user behavior, motivations, and needs to help teams shape concepts, products, and solutions
  • Define, plan, and execute iterative user research activities spanning a broad set of products (hardware and software) and involving multiple types of concurrent user research including but not limited to generative work (e.g. interviews, field studies, ethnography), evaluative work (e.g. usability studies, concept evaluations, benchmarking, heuristic evaluations), to summative or validation research
  • Experience with various types of analysis techniques(e.g. synthesizing data, statistics, classification, clustering).
  • Understand product roadmaps and plan long-term and short-term research initiatives to inform design decisions
  • Work collaboratively with cross-functional project team members and business peers to propose the best experience for our end users
  • Educate others outside the User Experience Design team on UX design methodologies and advocate the benefits of good UX research and design. Think creatively and strategically about the end-to-end customer experience and encourage a design way of thinking.
  • Establish a technical vitality plan to remain current in fields of user experience, user research, and product design
  • Utilize ideation and storytelling skills to effectively communicate research insights and ideas with colleagues, management, and external parties both in the U.S. and other countries
  • Design and execute a wide variety of research projects ranging from early ideation through to design validation.


Position Requirements:

  • BA/BS (Master's preferred) in Human Computer Interaction, Human Factors, Cognitive Psychology, Anthropology, Sociology or other equivalent fields
  • 5+ years (8+ years preferred) in applied product research (qualitative and quantitative) in an industry setting or equivalent
  • In-depth knowledge of various qualitative and quantitative research methods and techniques (e.g. interviews, ethnography, descriptive and inferential stats, classification, clustering, etc.)
  • Analytical and synthesis skills with proven ability to drive research that delivers user-centered product insights and design directions
  • Detail-oriented with the ability to be pragmatic and keep the 'big picture' in mind
  • Communication experience
  • Self-motivated and execution-orientated with the ability to work independently as well as take direction within established strategic and business guidelines
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic, and international multidisciplinary team environment
  • Strong presentation and interpersonal communication skills

What Will Make You Stand Out?
  • Hands-on experience designing in SharePoint Online, Figma, Adobe Suite and Microsoft 365
  • Knowledge of accessibility standards such as W3C WCAG 2.1 A, AA, and AAA as well as Section 508 a plus


If it creates an interest for you, please email me the latest copy of your resume, through this posting.

Thanks and regards,

RAHUL GULATI

Team Recruitment

P: (+1) 404-585-5612


ABOUT ACS Solutions.


ACS Solutions is a global provider of information technology solutions, talent solutions and workforce management services. Our Industry vertical based domain expertise, passion for innovation, combined with the power of technologies in cognitive sciences, cloud computing, data sciences, product engineering, robotic process automation, machine learning, and block chain, helps clients envision, build and run their businesses more efficiently. Headquartered in the US, ACS Solutions has grown to over $1.2 BN.

ACS Solutions is a Certified MBE by the Georgia National Minority Supplier Development Council.

ACS solutions has multiple subsidiaries, each focused on the unique area of business:
  • Analysts international Corporation (Staff Augmentation Services)
  • The Ascent Services Group Inc. (Life Sciences Talent Solutions)
  • HireGenics, (Payrolling, IC Compliance, & MSP Services)
  • DATA Inc. (Information Technology- staffing)


Recent Awards and Recognitions:
  • 6th largest IT staffing firm in the US. (Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) 2019)
  • Largest Minority IT Staffing Firm in the US. (SIA 2019)
  • ClearlyRated® 2020 Best of Staffing award winner for providing remarkable service quality to our clients. This is our ninth consecutive win.


IT and Industry certifications:
  • Microsoft Gold Partner: Application Development, Cloud Platform, Data Analytics, Data Center, DevOps, Data Platform
  • AWS Managed Services Partner
  • Google Cloud Partner
  • ISO 27001:2013 Certified for Data Security
  • ISTQB Gold Partner
  • ISMS (ISO 27001:2017)
  • SOC2 Type II Compliant