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UX Researcher

Synspective Koto-ku, Tokyo
    💴 No salary range given
    🏡 Partially remote
    🧪 Minimum years of experience unspecified
    💬 No Japanese required
    🌏 Apply from abroad
    🧳 Relocate to Japan

About Synspective

Synspective Koto-ku, Tokyo

Synspective provides solutions for utilizing and integrating data from Synthetic Aperture Radar ("SAR") satellite constellations, big data, and machine learning.

Key benefits

  • English used internally
  • Flexible work-hours and location
  • Part-time or second job allowed

About the position

  • Define, plan, and conduct user research at every stage of the product’s lifecycle; from concept to design to production (define problems; create personas, evaluations, user-flows/journeys, user-feedback, analyze quantitative and qualitative user research; work with designers to build prototypes, etc.)
  • Be involved in sketching, prototyping, and on occasion user testing, before passing the design onto the development team
  • Identify the best research approaches to get the right answers based on research questions, timing, and resources
  • Translate research findings into actionable recommendations and deliver them in compelling ways
  • Work closely with the UI/UX designer and development team as well as stakeholders
  • Occasionally work on brand building/marketing

Minimum Qualifications

  • English (Native level with advanced English writing skills)
  • At least 3+ years of experience as a UX researcher in B-to-B software development
  • Proficiency in design software (Figma, Adobe Creative Suite)
  • Basic knowledge of storytelling with data
  • Strong communication skills. Ability to work well in a collaborative team environment
  • Passion for improving quality, performance & reliability of the software solutions
  • Ability to identify problems or inefficiencies, propose solutions, & drive demonstrable improvements
  • Ability to work on one’s own and finish projects in a timely manner

Preferred Qualifications

  • Basic Japanese communication is a plus but not a must
  • Knowledge of design thinking methodology and human-centered design
  • Understanding trends and developments in the UI/UX of business software
  • Implementing design systems into product development

Hiring Process

  1. 1

    Casual Chat

  2. 2

    Team Interview

  3. 3

    GM interview

  4. 4

    CEO interview

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