Sr. User Experience Researcher and Strategist

Employer
HireRight
Location
Austin County, Texas
Closing date
Dec 10, 2021

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Position Type
UX / Design Researcher
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Business
HireRight is looking for a Sr. User Experience Researcher (UXR) to gather global insights about user needs. As a Sr. UXR at HireRight, you'll become an integral part of our product organization and you will help shape our candidate and customer experiences. Your efforts will inform and inspire our ability to deliver delightful and meaningful experiences that revolutionizes verification and drug and health screenings for customers who represent top brands from around the world. Our work touches millions of users, and human-centered research is at the core of what drives us to be able to create extraordinary experiences that people love.

Qualifications


    5+ years of experience working in startups, progressive B2B or consumer-based companies
    Proficiency in designing and facilitating usability and qualitative studies, crafting and administering (ideally) bias-free/minimally-biased surveys and contextual studies.
    Proven experience gathering research for mobile-first experiences, as well as responsive and/or Progressive Web Application product experiences.
    A clear understanding of usability, user-centered design, accessibility, and web standards.
    Proven experience conducting research for ancillary product touchpoints such as email, text and chat-based interactions.
    Successful management of stakeholders.
    A portfolio that articulates your processes and how your research has impacted users' needs and ultimately the success of the companies you've previously worked for.
    Excellent communication skills.
    Bachelor's, or an advanced degree in research-related field, such as human-factors, psychology, anthropology, or equivalent practical experience.

    About HireRight

    In exchange for your expertise, HireRight offers an excellent employee benefits package which includes:


      Medical
      Dental
      Vision
      Paid Life/AD&D Insurance
      Voluntary Life Insurance
      Short- & Long-Term Disability
      Flexible Spending Accounts
      401K
      Generous Vacation and Sick Program
      10 Paid Holidays
      Education Assistance Program
      Business Casual Attire
      Generous Referral Program
      Employee Discounts and Rewards
      And much more!

      Work wherever! This position is 100% remote and our Product Design team is continually open to experimenting with fun and effective ways to be highly connected and high functioning. Please ask us how we do this!

      *All resumes are held in confidence. Only candidates whose profiles closely match requirements will be contacted during this search.

      HireRight, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

      Minorities / Females / Veterans / Disabilities

      Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

      The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

      Senior User Experience Researcher

      Remote

      Description

      HireRight is looking for a Sr. User Experience Researcher (UXR) to gather global insights about user needs. As a Sr. UXR at HireRight, you'll become an integral part of our product organization and you will help shape our candidate and customer experiences. Your efforts will inform and inspire our ability to deliver delightful and meaningful experiences that revolutionizes verification and drug and health screenings for customers who represent top brands from around the world. Our work touches millions of users, and human-centered research is at the core of what drives us to be able to create extraordinary experiences that people love.

      Responsibilities


        Design, coordinate, execute and monitor research activities including tool and method selection, participant recruitment, conducting remote generative and evaluative studies, and synthesizing and sharing out findings.
        Identify use cases, quantify problems and be a champion for running experiments that result in innovation and exceeding our customer and candidate expectations.
        Create actionable and thoughtful readouts and recommendations for continuous improvement by considering quantitative and qualitative data; behavioral analytics, A/B testing, feature-flag experiments, benchmark studies, design thinking workshops and user survey feedback.
        Collaborate with designers, product managers, marketers, business managers, and technologists to transform findings into recommendations that inspire change.
        Drive impact by proficiently advocating findings to a cross-functional audience.
        Conduct research that will lend itself towards helping us learn how to continuously create inclusive experiences and that drives revenue and improves retention.
        Bring inspiring and creative ideas into an energetic and collaborative team in a fast-paced environment.
        Be relentlessly obsessed with quality, usability and accessibility.
        Coordinate research strategy with outside research agencies when applicable.
        Provide mentorship for more junior UXRs.

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