Lead UX Researcher

Job Title: Lead UX Researcher
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Zurich
Salary: Market related
Reference: UX Researcher
Contact Name: Isabelle Davey
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 23, 2018 17:52

Job Description

Lead UX Researcher – Zurich

One of our clients are looking for a Leas UX Researcher for their office based in Zurich.

You will be leading all UX research, user and usability testing efforts whilst participating in product decisions from start to finish on all levels, analyzing user needs, gathering requirements and balancing business goals. You will be required to plan and conduct practical research and user testing across the product cycle along with sharing your findings and providing insights to help your teammates understand user needs, building a more informed and empathetic product team.


  • BA/MA degree in Human-Computer Interaction, Sociology, Psychology, Information Science, Computer Science (or similar), or equivalent experience
  • Experience with research methodologies, data collection and analysis
  • Familiar with executing research methods, selecting the appropriate method depending on the situation, and delivering the results
  • Self-motivated, detail-oriented, comfortable with ambiguous, complex problems
  • Excellent observation, pattern recognition, and analytical skills
  • Ability to present and explain methods and findings to a broad audience
  • Team-oriented, able to work effectively in small cross-functional teams, and a good sense of humor
  • Fluent in German and English, written and spoken, and excellent communication skills

Bonus skills

  • 4+ years industry experience with a good understanding of both qualitative and quantitative methods
  • Understanding of user-centered design principles and tools
  • Coding/scripting skills

What They can Offer

  • A dynamic, young company where input is welcomed and acted upon
  • A challenging and exciting mission within an innovative and multi-cultural environment
  • The opportunity to work with some of the smartest and most innovative people in the market
  • High level of personal responsibility and independence

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