Lead UX Researcher (Sydney, Australia)
Salary £72000 - £84000 per annum
Consultant James Ballard
Date posted 29 November 2016
We are recruiting for this unique and exciting Lead UX Researcher/Manager position in Sydney, Australia. No sponsorship is available, so full working rights are required to be considered for this opportunity. This Research organisation based in Sydney CBD has a well-established team of UX Researchers and Designers who are working on various projects for multiple well-known brands across Australia. They have several offices in APAC and a great reputation in market research field.
As a Lead UX Researcher (Sydney, Australia) you will be responsible on mentoring and providing guidance to a team of talented designers and researchers. You will also be an active idea contributor and will participate in the research process yourself. You will be reporting directly to the MD and liaising with the Account Executive to provide effective research propositions to the external stakeholders. Other partnerships will be with the creative, technology, marketing and strategy teams.
This position is vital as you will be assisting clients through an end-to-end user centred design process and meaningful analysis to support arguments of change and improvements. You are key in developing business strategies for clients to enhance processes to develop multi-channel experiences.
This role involves extensive project management, account management, thought leadership, and mentoring/people management of those reporting into you.
- A proven background in overall design related roles
- Hands-on UX Research experience
- Good stakeholder and project management experience
- Extensive knowledge of research principles and mastery of usability techniques
- Successful problem solving
- Experience with survey and testing software (Loop11, QuestionPro, Optimal Workshop)
- Experience working with recording software (Morae, Tobii eye tracker)
- Experience with wire framing and prototyping software tools
This is a great opportunity for a Senior UX Researcher to step up to a Lead UX Researcher position and mentor a dedicated team of UX consultants, growing the team and providing effective research solutions to company stakeholders.
If this role isn’t of immediate interest, but you are keen to explore other options in Australia, get in touch so we can arrange a time to speak further – James.Ballard@RobertWalters.com