Great opportunity for a Senior User Experience Researcher in San Jose, CA
3 Dec 2010 - 10:21am
Bestica, nation’s leading User
Experience Staffing firm, is urgently seeking a Senior User Experience
Researcher in San Jose, CA. This is a great opportunity to work with a very
strong company that has carved its place in the industry by creating cutting
edge technologies in the mobile, TV and electronic products space.
As a Sr. User Experience
Researcher you will be researching the user and market trends and shifts to
help the company vision and identify what the next innovation in design should
·Track User Experience/Interaction trends and
evolving HCI technologies and techniques in academic research, publications,
and industry, and provide those resources in an easy format for the team.
·Make it easy to rate, categorize, organize, and
review the product and user interface concepts developed by the team and
present them to various groups. Organize the ideas in a wiki, database, or
similar tool, with mockups, prototypes, design rationale, design
specifications, and other materials.
·Track research on user behavior and markets; particularly
track US market data on consumer electronics purchase and user behavior for TV,
mobile, web services.
·Involve in planning and running our user studies
and market research.
·Present the research data in team brainstorming
and design sessions and contribute in developing innovative product concepts for
a graceful and delightful user experience.
·Make valuable contribution to the organization’s
strong drive to be on the cutting edge of technology through generation of
·Advanced degree, Ph. D highly preferred, in
Library Science, Information, HCI or a related field.
·Minimum of 5 years related experience in
research, archiving, and user experience.
·Great technical skills with wikis, databases,
data modeling, and asset/document management
·Confident and articulate communication skills to
get ideas across in your team and in external industry and university relation.
·Sharp analytical skills and talent in distilling
and explaining the crucial facts and ideas.
·Ability to take initiative in conducting
independent research and analysis, and work with your team to evolve those
insights into a compelling form for technology transfer.