User Researcher

Recruiter
Parity Professionals Limited
Location
Edinburgh
Salary
£350 - £450 p day
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
06 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
User Researcher - 6 month contract - Edinburgh Our major client based in Central Edinburgh has an exciting opportuntiy for a skilled User Researcher who can contribute to the development of new approaches to service design and user research in the public sector. Essential skills: - Experience of conducting user-centered design research - Experience of using a range of methods including lab and field based usability testing, interviews, surveys, co-design workshops, contextual inquiry, and ethnographic studies. - Experience of using appropriate methods for different design life cycle phases - Ability to deliver actionable user insights and experience - Experience of working with design and delivery teams to ensure that they are embedded in design thinking - Experience of working with service designers and digital systems The ideal candidate will have previous experience of working with a Public Sector or Government organisation or will hold relevant degree in Design Ethnography/Anthropology, Human Computer Interaction, Design, Human Factors, Usability Engineering. Sociology, or Anthropology. Parity - Source, Develop, Transform Parity Professionals Ltd acts in the capacity of an Employment Business when providing contract work finding services.
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