Volt Workforce Solutions Usability Researcher (Engineering) in Bellevue, Washington

Usability Researcher (Engineering) in Bellevue, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 4/16/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Contingent

  • Location: Bellevue, WA

  • Job Type: Software Engineering

  • Duration: 7 weeks

  • Date Posted: 4/16/2018

  • Job ID: 109516

  • Pay Rate $43.01 - $49.9/Hour

  • Contact Name Volt Branch

  • Phone 503.820.5225

Job Description

Position : Usability Researcher (Eng - AI & Research Team)

Type : Contingent

Duration : Thru 6/30 (Ext likely)

Location: Bellevue, WA

OVERVIEW:

Conduct user and market research to understand the needs and desires of your target audience. Research, document and deliver detailed reviews of competitive products including analysis of product features, design, perceived strengths and weaknesses. Research, document and deliver detailed reviews of products including comparisons to past, current and future competitive offerings. Document and present recommendations based on research and analysis. Work with the supervising Usability Engineer or Manager in identifying and addressing critical usability issues.

This team supports three different areas: machine learning, natural language processing, and cogitative services.

Would value someone with a high-level education from a great institution. PHD/Master degrees. Looking for someone with machine learning or any AI/Cloud work. Looking for someone with Visual Studio experience. They need a person who can integrate Azure services that come from a variety of different teams. Azure machine learning studio.

Top Must-Have Hard Skills/Experience:

  • Advanced: looking for 7+ years; tenured person

  • Degrees or experience in Human Interface, Design, Engineering, or Psychology preferred.

  • Need a person who is well rounded with their research, from qualitative to quantitative.

  • Experience in user research

  • Ability to collaborate with the team; Strategy direction

  • Testing tools knowledge; should be familiar with the lab set ups and remote testing

Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience. We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions. We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions. We offer our workers competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and redeployment assistance.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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