Research Assistant Genesis10 Mountain View, CA

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Job title:

Research Assistant

Company:

Genesis10

Salary:

$35.82 – 56.18 per hour

Job description

Job Description

Our client, the world’s leading search engine and technology company, is seeking a Research Assistant. This is a 12 month + contract position located in Mountain View, CA.

Description:

  • We are seeking an associate Program Manager with research skills to support the user experience operations team, which is responsible for building programs that support researchers and product development across ads products at client.
  • You’ll run the day-to-day operations for the client program for one product. It allows employees to interact with users first-hand to increase empathy in pursuit of product excellence.
  • You will organize and facilitate user sessions that connect client product teams with users to help them build user empathy.

Responsibilities:

  • Schedule and communicate with program attendees
  • Manage session logistics.
  • Create session materials (e.g., scripts, note taking sheets)
  • Facilitate and moderate sessions.
  • Submit recruitment requests and help manage recruitment for participants for sessions.
  • Take notes and capture session photos.
  • Summarize findings to share out to attendees’ post-session.
  • Administer feedback questionnaires and surveys to employees and users.
  • Liaison with User Researchers to align on session topics and interview scripts.
  • Run day to day logistics for the program and for the Payments team.
  • Summarize session findings.
  • Liaison with User Researchers to align on session topics and interview scripts.

Requirements:

  • BA/BS degree in Anthropology, Human Factors, Psychology, HCI/Computer Science or other related fields or equivalent practical experience.
  • At least 6 months industry experience conducting user research
  • Detail-oriented and ability to work independently on a variety of tasks.
  • Strong organization skills.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Effective interpersonal, communication, negotiation and collaboration skills.
  • Can prioritize time between multiple projects and be flexible by adapting to changing schedules and different projects.
  • Comfortable presenting to and facilitating interactions with large (~20) groups.
  • Proficient with spreadsheets or similar software, and Google Docs.
  • Able to work as a W2 employee of Genesis10 (no Corp-to-Corp).

Desired:

  • M.A/M.S./Ph.D. (in progress or completed) in Human Factors, Social Sciences, Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), Computer Science, Product Design, or another field.
  • 1+ years of relevant work experience in industry.
  • Technical aptitude, familiarity with basic graphic and video editing tools preferred.
  • Experience with one or more of the following methods: usability studies, concept tests, benchmarks, diary studies, interviewing consumers, field research, surveys.

If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!

About Genesis10:

Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives. If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you. Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations. We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement project after project. To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at . “Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V ”


Location

Mountain View, CA

Job date

Wed, 22 Jun 2022 07:09:18 GMT