UX Researcher
Full Time, Front End Development

Job Description

ndustrial is a digital workshop located in Westboro Village, Ottawa. We design and build powerful websites, web applications, and mobile applications. We have exceptional clients, technically challenging projects and the staff to make magic happen.

Are you a UX Researcher with strong digital skills and design sensibilities looking for the fun and variety of agency work? Do you have at least 5 years’ experience in a UX/Design role and you have strong time and task management skills? Industrial is currently looking for a UX Researcher to join us for a 3 month full-time term position.

You are passionate about:

  • Modern digital design
  • Design led development
  • Delighting users and clients with design
  • Solving design problems
  • User-centred designs
  • Sweating the details of interaction design
  • Collaborating with team members

Your key responsibilities include:

The UX team plays a role throughout the life of the project. We are heavily involved in the earlier stages of a project; we ask the questions, we focus on the user, we capture the needs and goals of clients, we prototype, validate, and repeat.

The UX Researcher will contribute to Industrial’s UX practice, and will:

Research, investigate and test UX strategy and designs using a variety of methods, examples including:

  • Reviewing analytics
  • Content audits and inventories
  • Conducting user interviews
  • Creating wireframes
  • Creating clickable prototypes
  • Running card sorting tests
  • Competitive analysis
  • Personas
  • Story mapping
  • Usability reviews
  • User observations

Communicate results of research, prototyping and testing to the team and to clients by:

  • Presenting in meetings
  • Writing up findings
  • Creating user stories to communicate requirements

Familiarity with any of the following would be considered an asset:

  • InVision, Sketch, Adobe XD
  • Accessibility standards
  • Usability best practices
  • Creating of annotated wireframes
  • Creating clickable prototypes

How to apply

Apply at https://industrialagency.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=18