Feb 17, 2020
Social Scientist Clearance : TS/SCI Location: Arnold, Mo Years of Experience: 15+ Years Education: PhD in a social science research field or equivalent experience in consumer behavior, consumer psychology, market research, organizational behavior, industrial-organizational psychology or similar Position Overview: Provide support to the Integration Design Branch by applying extensive knowledge of various sciences (e.g., Human Factors, Marketing, or Psychology) and experience applying web usability testing methods of web user research studies (e.g., usability studies, creation of user profiles or personas, participatory design, surveys, heuristic evaluations, and cognitive walkthroughs). Responsibilities: Conduct UX research (to conduct heuristic evaluations) on websites, software applications, and mobile apps for NGAs web enterprises to enhance the NGA users experience Design user-centered test plans across the design cycle from concept phase to post-release evaluations Conduct web research studies (e.g., usability studies, creation of personas, and cognitive walkthroughs) to design user-centered test plans across the design cycle from concept phase to post-release evaluations Incorporate quantitative and qualitative UX research methodologies to convey complex technical and business requirements Conduct UX research through usability testing, interviews, card sorting, and other industry methodologies. Based on that research, provide data-driven reports, in a variety of formats, to diverse audiences. Create and deliver UX educational and informational briefs Conduct and incorporate UX research techniques such as observations, understandings, analysis, interviews, surveys, questionnaires, card sorts, usability tests, tree tests, and A/B testing to prove or disprove assumptions, find commonalities across our target audience members, and recognize their needs, goals, and mental models in the NGA digital space either live or remote Communicate research findings via written reports and oral presentations Apply web usability testing methods of web user research studies (e.g., usability studies, creation of user profiles or personas, participatory design, surveys, heuristic evaluations, and cognitive walkthroughs) Required Qualifications: Demonstrated experience applying product usability and/or test method selection Demonstrated experience integrating consumer research into a business product design practice Demonstrated experience with product usability testing tools Demonstrated experience utilizing methodology concepts for analysis and brief findings to organizations as necessary Desired Qualifications: Minimum 10 years experience in UX research or related field Minimum 10 years experience in statistical analysis, qualitative analysis, and/or quantitative analysis Minimum 3 years experience with analytics tools. Must be eligible to obtain and maintain, or currently possess Top Secret SCI clearance. Ready for action? Were looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and dont hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.
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