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UX Research Lead
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Market Research
UI/UX Design
Communications
Requirements
  • 6+ years of experience in user research or a combination of education and experience required
  • Backgrounds in market research, design research and/or clinical engineering will also be considered
  • Experience with designing and executing research leveraging various methods (e.g., usability studies, contextual inquiry, focus groups, surveys, etc.)
  • Bachelor's Degree in Interaction Design, Human-Computer Interaction, Computer Science, Behavioral Science, Anthropology, Sociology, or equivalent practical experience will be preferred
  • Deep understanding of user research processes & tools
  • Professional work history of managing, mentoring, or otherwise developing a team
  • Understanding of behavioral / psychological science as it pertains to user needs
  • Attention detail in planning and execution
  • Opinionated perspective for simplicity in design
  • A collaborative, low-ego approach to working with others
  • Self-motivated to prioritize and manage workload and meet critical project deadlines
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to build good working relationships
  • Healthcare experience preferred
Responsibilities
  • Study and analyze user behavior through qualitative methods, including lab studies, field visits, interviews, ethnography, surveys, concept testing, etc
  • Independently, and in collaboration with key stakeholders, plan and implement strategic and tactical research to inform new product innovation, product launch and product improvements
  • Influence product strategy and advocate for the user through clear and timely communications to partners and leadership, working closely with product managers, design lead, software developers, and strategy
  • Create process maps and other visual artifacts to understand current and future state experience design
  • Work closely with product managers, R&D and commercial colleagues to gain an aligned understanding of unmet needs and opportunities
  • Test product concepts and prototypes with end-users
  • Maintain organized systems of notes, artifacts, and backlog of needs
  • Tirelessly advocate for human-centered design
  • Develop research processes and documentation methods for the organization
  • Mentor junior Researchers and other colleagues in methods and processes
  • Other duties as assigned
Eko

51-200 employees

FDA approved, AI-powered heart sound and EKG sensor developer
Company Overview
Eko is focused on providing clinicians and health systems support and opportunities to elevate their patient care. Eko is here to care for people in the best way they can—by making cardiac care better.
Benefits
  • Paid-time off
  • Medical/Dental/Vision, Disability + Life Insurance
  • Volunteer time off
  • One Medical membership
  • Parental Leave
  • 401(k) Matching
  • Work from home equipment stipend
  • Flexible schedules
  • Wellness programs (Wellness Wednesdays, Time off)
  • Wellness perks (Headspace, Ginger, Aaptiv, Physera)
  • Learning and Development stipend
Company Core Values
  • We are scientists - Eko is passionate about understanding and finding better ways to understand the heart. Through thoughtful research and study we are constantly expanding our knowledge.
  • We are advocates - Eko is focused on providing clinicians and health systems support and opportunities to elevate their patient care.
  • We are community - Eko is here to care for people in the best way we can—by making cardiac care better. The foundation of our community may be clinicians, but the patient is at the heart of everything we do.
  • We are innovators - Eko is dedicated to supporting clinicians at every step of their practice. We are always looking for new, meaningful ways to share and provide access to the tools we’ve developed.