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UX Researcher/Human Factor Engineer
California
San Diego Metro Area
JN -012018-3489

Our client is currently seeking a qualified candidate for the position of User Researcher/Human Factor Engineer. Below is a brief job description. Please contact us directly for more information on this role and client.
Job Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Perform user research to analyze and understand user’s needs
  • Design experiments for users and collect/examine quantitative and qualitative data
  • Plan and perform usability studies to thoroughly examine new and existing products and offer constructive suggestions for change
  • Conduct studies on competitor products from a human interface standpoint
  • Plan for and conduct user tests, examine the results, and report findings
  • Offer new, creative ideas and solutions
  • Generate scenarios and use cases to build information architecture.
  • Work with various teams and individuals, including marketing, product planners. Hardware and software engineers, GUI designers, QA to determine product user interface specifications
  • Create mock paper and Flash prototypes
  • Generate user interface design specification documents
Requirements:
  • B.S./B.A. Degree (or higher) in Human factors, Human-Computer Interaction, Product Design, Interaction Design, Graphic Design, or similar field
  • Demonstrated experience (of 5 or more years) in an equivalent field
  • Knowledge and experience with Photoshop, Illustrator, Visio, PowerPoint, Word, and Excel
  • A portfolio of user study or design samples (i.e. a past project or create your own) is required
  • Demonstrated experience with developing user-friendly interfaces for embedded systems and consumer products is desirable but not required


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