Senior User ResearcherPrimary Location Canada, Toronto Additional Location(s) Remote United States; Remote Canada Date posted 06/01/2021
Job Title:Senior User Researcher
Role Overview:Does the thought of protecting millions of users from online harm in an easy and engaging way sound interesting? Are you obsessed with customer experience, never settling for good enough and inspiring others to do the same?
At McAfee, we're changing the way we deliver products to our customers and partners by putting a great experience at the forefront. As a Senior User Researcher, you’ll play a central part in making our product experiences more intuitive, engaging and delightful.
You will report to the Manager of User Experience Research. We are open to hiring remotely or at one of our office locations in California, Texas or Ontario, Canada.
From device to cloud, McAfee provides market-leading cybersecurity solutions for both business and consumers. We help businesses orchestrate cyber environments that are truly integrated, where protection, detection, and correction of security threats happen simultaneously. For consumers, McAfee secures your devices against viruses, malware, and other threats, both at home and away. We want to continue to shape the future of cybersecurity by working together to build best in class products and solutions.
What you'll do
You will propose and conduct problem space research to inform product strategy
You will lead high impact product discovery and product development research projects
You will connect insights to previous findings, product analytics, market research, and support tickets
You will take the lead on understanding how research findings impact other workstreams in order to connect customer journeys
You will grow the skills of less experienced researchers by mentoring them on projects and offering them support
You're experienced with a breadth of qualitative and quantitative UX research methods; including semi-structured interviews, contextual field visits, card sorting, surveys and usability studies (live and remote)
You have a proven track record of customer software research space
You're always learning and maintaining a substantial knowledge of UX principles and theories
You have an ability to quickly build rapport, establish credibility with stakeholders
You're skillful at interview facilitation
You're able to connect research findings to business outcomes
You have experience with lean experimentation and test & learn methodologies
Company Benefits and Perks:
We work hard to embrace diversity and inclusion and encourage everyone at McAfee to bring their authentic selves to work every day. We offer a variety of social programs, flexible work hours and family-friendly benefits to all of our employees.
- Pension and Retirement Plans
- Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage
- Paid Time Off
- Paid Parental Leave
- Support for Community Involvement
We're serious about our commitment to diversity which is why McAfee prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status.For Colorado Residents the starting salary for this position is $94,710.00