Full-Time

Director of User Research

Updated on 6/20/2024

Skyscanner

Skyscanner

1,001-5,000 employees

Provides global travel planning and booking systems

Consumer Goods

Senior

Edinburgh, UK

Requirements
  • Experience as a Director of User Research / Head of Research or equivalent
  • Deep, first-hand experience with a range of research methodologies
  • Track record of owning large, complex product initiatives
  • Experience hiring, mentoring, and developing top talent
  • University degree in a relevant field preferred
  • Passion for travel
Responsibilities
  • Lead a team of User and Consumer Researchers
  • Connect the dots across all data to surface impactful insights
  • Build upon the long-term vision for User Research
  • Define and solve ambiguous problems
  • Work collaboratively across the organization
  • Grow the User Research team
  • Identify and shape strategic company-wide initiatives
  • Create the environment for timely delivery of research methods

Founded on the belief that travel should be straightforward, this company offers an expansive array of services designed to streamline global travel planning and management. With a strong emphasis on user-friendly booking platforms and comprehensive travel management tools, it maintains a competitive edge by tailoring solutions that cater to the diverse needs of travelers worldwide. The collaborative culture, combined with ongoing technological advancements, makes this an ideal workplace for professionals passionate about making travel easier and more accessible for everyone.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

$197.2M

Headquarters

, United Kingdom

Founded

2003

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

2%

1 year growth

5%

2 year growth

22%

Benefits

Work partly from our amazing offices and partly from home

Private medical insurance with great mental health cover

Discounted gym memberships

Free Headspace subscription

Training & performance appraisals

Work with industry professionals with years of experience that they’re happy to share

Ask anything and everything during lunches with the CEO

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