UX Researcher


£33.54 - 33.54 per hour


Sector: Automotive
Function: Product Design & Development
Contact: Rachel Meacham
Phone: 01384 446112
Job Ref: 67634

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UX Researcher / R&D Senior Specialist - 39664 - £33.54/hr umbrella rate

Do you have UX Researcher experience, and are you seeking a new contract in Gaydon? Jonathan Lee Recruitment is helping a collaborative company recruit a skilled UX Researcher, and the role comes with a umbrella pay rate of £33.54 per hour (Inside IR35).

As an UX Researcher / R&D Senior Specialist, you will research and create fundamental user interface principles for interaction design for future company products. This role centres around developing an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the science of human behaviour in vehicles and using this knowledge to design future vehicle interface systems.

To give you an idea of how this UX Researcher / R&D Senior Specialist role would look and feel, here are some things you could expect to do:

  • Run scientific experiments to validate the basic principles of user interaction in the vehicle
  • Use the output of this work to define the operation principles of vehicle-based user interfaces that take into account key principles taken from Psychology, Human Factors and cognitive science
  • Build up a naturalistic understanding of how users interact in cars and use this to create highly effective interface systems
  • Work as part of a team, including interaction designers and behaviour specialists, who will work as a team to develop future interface systems.

The ideal candidate for this UX Researcher / R&D Senior Specialist position will have a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience in Human-Computer Interaction, Product Design (with a focus on user interfaces), Psychology, or Human Factors/Ergonomics, with a particular interest in fundamental research into in-vehicle interface systems. Additional qualifications include:

  • Experience carrying out user interface research and familiarity with the science of human interaction in the vehicle
  • Ability to help interpret qualitative and quantitative data to improve and iterate design solutions
  • Familiar with a human-centred design process and experience delivering technical products as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal / communication skills, including the ability to manage senior stakeholders and communicate at all levels
  • Assimilate how to collect data to answer detailed research questions.

If you're looking to make a positive impact and create change, you'll be rewarded with an excellent contract per-hour rate of £33.54 for your inclusive and committed approach.

To apply for this contract UX Researcher / R&D Senior Specialist job in Gaydon, please reach out to Jonathan Lee Recruitment today. We would be thrilled to hear from you.

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