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Usability Researcher

Redmond, WA 98059

Posted: 08/08/2019 Employment Type: Contract Industry: Hardware Job Number: 20271

Position Title:  Usability Researcher

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

Job Requirements:
  • Work in user research and customer validation testing of game electronics, with a focus on study design, test prioritization, bug resolution, and formal reporting
  • Take ownership of assigned hardware programs and be responsible for research findings and test results deliverables and schedules alongside internal and external partners
  • Compile and synthesize existing research literature into salient reports
  • Perform test analysis on large datasets in Excel and JMP with a demonstrated strength in psychological statistics and experimental design
  • Work closely with operations and PM teams to manage team program schedule
  • Demonstrate experience with design research, hardware test design, project timelines in a hardware engineering development and test environment

Job Qualifications:
  • 5 years of experience with design research in consumer electronics
  • Bachelor’ s degree in applied research, user research, human factors, social sciences, or relevant industry experience
  • Must have shipped at least 3 consumer electronics products
  • Must have experience with JMP, Microsoft Office, and Morae
  • Must be able to work independently, prioritize between multiple projects, and be flexible to rapidly changing schedules and demands
  • Must have excellent communication and documentation skills with electrical engineers
  • Experience with usability testing, customer interviews, and survey design
  • Experience with acceptance testing, statistical data analysis, and hardware debugging
  • A successful candidate will possess a demonstrable passion for gaming culture, electronics, and game hardware ecosystems that extends to an architectural understanding of the products

About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

Jessica Feller

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