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#1 Instagram Marketing Platform for Visual Marketers

UX Researcher

$59k – $75k
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Our company is growing quickly, and we are looking for a full-time UX Researcher. As a core member of the Product team, you will be a part of the product design life cycle - doing generative and evaluative research for a variety of features for both web and mobile applications. You will have experience in a variety of research methods and tools, and will know which methods best fits the type of research needed. You are self-motivated with the ability to work in a fast-paced, sometimes ambiguous work environment. You understand user psychology, quantitative analytics, and what good design looks like.


RESPONSIBILITIES
User Research: conduct surveys, interviews, ethnography, demographic analysis to combine with product research, and various mixed methods.
Competitive Research: analyze and stay on top of competitive products, industry and market trends.
Usability Testing: conduct usability tests on interactive prototypes.
Analysis: Define, evaluate, and improve key usage and usability metrics
Work collaboratively with the design team, marketing, customer success, and engineers to evaluate and improve the user experience.


QUALIFICATIONS
2+ years experience being a part of shipping web and mobile applications
Degree in HCI, Cognitive Psychology, Human Factors, UI Design/Development or related degree preferred (or equivalent work experience)
Demonstrated experience in user research process from planning, recruitment, execution, and delivering results.
Experience conducting usability testing, survey development, heuristic analysis, and measuring usability metrics
Exposure to data analytics, web analytics, A/B testing, and other quantitative techniques to inform and guide UX design decisions.
Excellent communication and presentation skills that allow you to clearly communicate to both external users, and internal team members
Exposure to user testing tools
Technical background or a strong familiarity with software engineering would be a bonus
Entrepreneurial by nature, you excel in a fast-paced, agile environment where critical thinking and strong problem solving skills are a given
The tech startup industry is where you want to be. You thrive on the cutting edge and get excited to learn more, push boundaries and innovate every day.
An avid Instagrammer who loves photos and pictures is a bonus.


WHY LATER
Located near downtown Vancouver, in Chinatown, Later is pleased to offer all our employees a competitive salary, a chance to participate in the success of the company through equity, medical and dental benefits and a wellness program.

If you think you might be a great fit with our team, we’d love to hear from you.

Later at a glance

#1 Instagram Marketing Platform for Visual Marketers

Later focuses on SaaS, Social Media Marketing, Brand Marketing, and Digital Marketing. Their company has offices in Vancouver. They have a mid-size team that's between 51-200 employees. To date, Later has raised $1.2M of funding; their latest round was closed on July 2015.

You can view their website at https://later.com or find them on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Product Hunt.

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