UX Researcher

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Operations and External Affairs
UAL - High Holborn
Full time
Communication & External Affairs
Permanent
No

4 March 2019 23:55

14 March 2019
£34,326 to £42,155 per annum

As a member of the Digital Team within the Department of Communication and External Affairs, your role will be to deliver the best possible experience for the users of UAL's digital channels, making them as straightforward to use as possible. You’ll have proven experience in researching user behaviour and preference and conducting quantitative and qualitative analysis and user testing.

You will provide support for the UX direction for the UAL’s digital channels, based on statistics and user behaviours, gathering information about users’ requirements and determine what needs researching, designing or user testing. You will carry out quantitative analytical research using a variety of tools (including Google Analytics) and conduct online and in-person user testing with users and produce reports and recommendations for all methods of research and testing. 

University of the Arts London is a vibrant world centre for innovation, drawing together six Colleges with international reputations in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts.

Every position within the University plays an important part in shaping future creative professionals, and impacts on the future of so many creative industries. Expert management of the organisation is essential to ensuring that this continues and so will your contribution to the Communication and External Affairs department. 

This is an exciting opportunity for a UX Researcher to join our team and contribute to delivering an excellent digital experience to our users.

You will have a degree or equivalent level of relevant UX research experience. You will have expert knowledge of UX Research goals, processes, tools and techniques including: lab testing, remote testing, focus groups, guerrilla, survey production, card sorting and tree tests and practical experience of planning and leading UX research projects and initiatives.

You will have a working understanding of user research methodologies and how to use them appropriately, experience gathering user requirements for digital based services, quantitative analytical abilities to identify usage patterns/behaviour and experience managing, executing and analysing usability test sessions.

At UAL, everyone's identity matters. We are committed to creating a supportive and inclusive environment for all our diverse students, staff, and the creative and cultural sector partners with whom we engage. We aim to take every opportunity to progress equality and diversity, and celebrate the enrichment this brings to our community.

Candidates are advised to submit applications early to avoid disappointment as we reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the advertised closing date.

This opportunity is closed to applications.