A UX Researcher emphasizes on comprehending user behavior, needs, and motivations through observational process, task analysis, and other feedback methods. The UX Researcher works with teams of designers, product managers, and engineers to evolve new features.
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Journalist, communist & editor for Hindustan Times, DNA & Nat Geo Traveler. She's covered stories from travel start-ups, communities, gentrification, gender issues, and human rights.
Career prospects & criteria
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Bachelors degree in Anthropology, Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), Human Factors, Psychology, Sociology
Master's degree Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), Human Factors, Psychology
Ph.D. in Anthropology, Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), Human Factors, Psychology, Sociology, or a related field or equivalent practical experience.
What you need to get started
Prior previous industry experience conducting user research, testing, and validation
Experience across both qualitative and quantitative methodologies
Knowledge of insights research techniques – Exploratory Generative, Evaluative
Experience with statistical software