Senior UX Researcher

  • Customer Experience

Senior UX Researcher

Job description

About us

Nacar is an award-winning Strategic Design Agency based in Barcelona, with an agile and international team of over 80 creative professionals. Our roots lay in industrial design, but nowadays Nacar also includes a strategic design team, that collaborates with a fortune 100 client in innovation/new business development. This team contributes to the client’s transformation for the digital, networked, 21st century, by conceptualizing and prototyping new, human centered, products and services around technological capabilities, and in a more sustainable world.


Now, we are looking for Senior Ux Researcher, who is going to join us in working towards growth of this activity in the second half of 2021.


What it will be like

After a short 'landing' where you will be involved in ongoing projects, you will be responsible for delivering robust research findings on user behaviors, needs and motivations and how they experience solutions. You will engage directly with our client to plan, validate and implement research methods to test and collect user experience data to inform results and recommendations to design stakeholders.

Your main responsibilities will be to define the learning plan in line with the activity leader, lead research activities and consolidate insights into a report.


About you

We know you love working directly with users all over the world. You have extensive experience leading user tests, providing insights into environments and programmes to enable experience-defining decisions that affect business and products. We can imagine that you have experience in analysing, evaluating, describing and reporting results and recommendations to the design team. You have also been responsible for ensuring that the design meets user expectations in a short period of time, getting feedback on concept designs or prototypes.


We offer

At Nacar we believe in long-term relationships. Therefore, we offer a permanent work-agreement (contrato indefinido), a salary in function of your educational background and experience, and a yearly job performance appraisal.

You are going to be part of a dynamic 15+ nationalities community: we speak three languages daily, we do team-building activities, we build career paths and we have our Nacar Academy training program.

And still, we understand that not everything happens at Nacar, …, additional to bank holidays we offer 26 paid vacation days.


Requirements


    • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Social Sciences research, or equivalent
    • Minimum 5-6 years experience in design research.
    • Explicit experience in Concept validations, usability testing, expert reviews facilitation, technical reviews facilitations
    • Strong leadership, empathic, analytical and problem solving skills.
    • Strong understanding and experience in designing and implementing research and data collection plans for user experience testing and acceptance
    • Evaluating designs and making recommendations for improvements to designs and technology to improve product quality and overall user experience
    • Ability to effectively communicate user experience data, design proposals and product specifications and negotiate options at management levels.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; mastery in English and local language.


You want to learn more

Please send your C.V. and a portfolio. It is optional, but you can do us a favor by taking 5 minutes to answer a few questions. A short cover letter is also optional.