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UX Researcher

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Information Technology

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £450 - £540 per day

  • Contact:

    Roddy Coltart

  • Contact email:

    roddyc@montash.com

  • Salary high:

    540

  • Salary low:

    450

  • Job ref:

    J5898964_1560502680

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months +

  • Expiry date:

    2019-06-21

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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UX Researcher required. A UX Researcher is required to join Montash's client, a large technology company, in central London, on an initial three month contract (strong possibility for extension).

The UX Researcher will join an existing team on a User Interfaces project of a Reform programme for a government organisation - and therefore must have GDS (Government Digital Services) experience.

The UX Researcher will:

  • Develop and oversee the effective creation and use of user research to inform delivery.
  • Provide the materials necessary for the Design team to take over (UX, Content).
  • Plan out research activities including the schedule of activities, methods, and allocation of resources
  • Source and procure participants to conduct user research activities
  • Facilitate 1-1 sessions or focus groups, guide discussions and build rapport
  • Create data-driven personas and use them as a tool to support user-centred design decision-making
  • Conduct user journey mapping exercises and use them as a tool to support user-centred design decision-making
  • Work closely with design teams to incorporate user research findings

The UX Researcher will have the following experience:

  • Can work across multiple streams of work
  • Is competent to lead and set the tone for research in a delivery-focussed culture
  • Can apply a rich toolkit of research techniques to suit the task
  • Has experience of the challenges of working in an agile project within a complex programme.
  • Has 4+ years of senior Agile Delivery experience
  • Has GDS Experience
  • Has strong stakeholder management skills and experience
  • Is capable of and experienced in presenting up to C-Suite level
  • Is willing to go beyond the role scope

If you are a good fit for this please apply immediately.