Senior UX Researcher

DreamBox Learning - Bellevue, Washington or Remote - Full time

About the Role:

As a UX Researcher, you'll partner with Product Management, UX, Curriculum and Research to learn about our customers and influence product enhancements that optimize learning and engagement. This is a rare opportunity to be a part of a small, high-energy, rapidly growing company at an exciting time in the development of EdTech.

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Working cross-functionally with UX design, product management, curriculum development engineering, and marketing to identify impactful research areas.
  • Acting as a thought leader in the domain of UX research, while advocating for our students and educators.
  • Working with stakeholders to identify trade-offs between short, tactical research and long-term research goals.
  • Designing studies that collect and analyze behavioral and attitudinal data.
  • Generating and sharing research findings to facilitate ideation and evaluation of designs.
  • Conducting research using a wide variety of human-centered methods.
  • Collaborating closely with other researchers in the org to leverage and build upon existing knowledge.
  • Partnering with data engineers, analysts, and scientists to conduct and share research insights.
  • Communicating findings and insights in creative, effective ways, tailored to the stakeholders' needs.

Organizational Alignment

  • Reports to VP of Product Management.
  • Collaborates closely with Product Managers, UX Design, Research, Curriculum, Marketing

About You:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field, such as Human-Computer Interaction, Information Science, Human-Centered Design, Engineering, Psychology or Communication.
  • Preferred: Master’s degree in related field and 3+ years’ relevant experience, or Ph.D. in related field and 2+ years relevant experience.
  • 5+ years’ relevant experience conducting UX research in a product or applied research setting.
  • Proficiency in both qualitative and quantitative research methods.
  • Experience synthesizing large sets of data.
  • Experience with survey design and analysis.
  • Experience planning and executing end-to-end research projects in a product or business setting, and conducting multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Experience building meaningful cross-team relationships.
  • Demonstrated advanced ability to draw insights from data and clearly communicate them to the stakeholders and senior management
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver on ambiguous projects with incomplete data.
  • Excellent analytical abilities to break down and solve complex problems
  • Proven ability to collaborate and build relationships with diverse teams
  • Outstanding written/verbal communication and presentation abilities, able to communicate complex ideas to a nontechnical audience
  • Self-starter with an entrepreneurial spirit
  • Organized, focused and able to thrive in a dynamic environment
  • EdTech experience is not required

*Open to remote employees in the US.

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About Us: Right now, even though STEM skills are increasingly important, over 60% of students in Kindergarten through 8th grade are not proficient in math or literacy at their own grade-level. The pandemic has increased the opportunity gap for our most vulnerable students. As a society, we need to bring together our best, most creative minds to tackle this critical problem and ensure all kids are successful in math and school and have the tools they need to reach their potential. This includes developing the most innovative learning technology using advanced data science in a way that inspires students and empowers teachers. Come help us make a difference at DreamBox Learning.

We’re passionate about our mission to radically transform the way the world learns. Today, our Intelligent Adaptive Learning platform – with its rigorous curriculum and game-based environment – is helping 5 million kids and over 150,000 educators improve math achievement and build a love of math at the same time. In the wake of COVID-19, and the broad range of learning experiences: in-person, all virtual and hybrid models, we are uniquely positioned to bring our best-in-class adaptive learning platform to more students and provide Educators and Parents with insights into their student’s learning.

We offer a flexible, hybrid work solution once it is safe to go back into the office. We are all 100% remote at this time.

At DreamBox, we are hooked on celebrating diversity & providing an inclusive workplace and it shows throughout our product, brand, and teams. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Thanks for considering DreamBox Learning!

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DreamBox Learning

We’re passionate about our mission to radically transform the way the world learns. Today, our AI Learning platform – with its rigorous curriculum and game-based environment – is helping 5 million kids and over 150,000 educators improve math achievement and build a love of math at the same time.
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