Senior UX Researcher

THE CHALLENGE
At Eventbrite, we share the bold goal of delivering the world’s best event organizer tools and attendee experiences. We believe understanding and empathizing with the behaviors and needs of our users is central to this mission. We're seeking a talented individual to join our Brand team and help shape product experiences by using qualitative insights and data to help find opportunities and prioritize improvements to the customer experience.

THE TEAM
The Eventbrite Brand team is a centralized, multi-disciplinary group of strategist, designers, researchers and makers, who work across product groups and functions. We are designing the future and the today of the Eventbrite brand through every interaction within and outside of the product. We are specialists within our individual products, as well as our areas of expertise. Partnering with Product Managers, Engineers and other functions, we conceptualize and craft designs for experiences that will define the success of our business and our brand for the future.

THE ROLE
Our user researchers are curious, strategic, product-minded, and possess deep intuition and passion for our product and our users. As a member of the research team, you'll be responsible for driving research strategy and execution. You will partner with Designers and Product Managers to plan and conduct generative research to answer big questions about user needs and behaviors, as well as evaluative research to identify opportunities for product improvements. You must have a deep understanding of methods and best practices, a passion for understanding our users, and the ability to tailor your communication style to customers, stakeholders, and leadership.

YOUR ROLE

  • Translate business goals into research questions and plans
  • Determine the type of study most appropriate to obtain the desired information
  • Design and conduct research that informs product roadmap prioritization and design decision-making, employing best practice methods such as ethnographic research, user interviews, surveys, and usability studies
  • Create surveys and research protocols
  • Recruit and schedule study participants
  • Create and manage research roadmap and calendar
  • Assist in the creation of and upkeep of user personas
  • Present findings in both written and verbal formats
  • Publish and evangelize results of research on a regular basis to the broad organization, and maintain a history of what we've learned
  • Stay abreast of industry trends and applicable external studies, and present findings to the design team

THE SKILL SET

  • 8+ years experience leading user research projects with a portfolio that demonstrates research plans and results that showcase your contributions and impact
  • Experience with all aspects of research, including study design, recruiting, facilitation, analysis, reporting
  • Hands-on experience with lab-based user testing, remote testing, paper prototype testing, iterative prototype testing, concept testing, field research, and survey design
  • Experience testing websites and software on a variety of platforms including iOS and Android mobile and devices
  • Exceptional behavioral data-collection and analysis skills
  • Excellent communication skills, including the ability to present complex concepts clearly and persuasively across diverse audiences at various levels of our organization
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent in human-computer interaction, cognitive psychology, or similar field of study
  • Basic video editing skills (to create session highlight reels)

ABOUT EVENTBRITE
Eventbrite is the world’s largest ticketing and event technology platform, powering millions of live experiences around the globe. We build technology that allows anyone to create, share, find and attend events of all kinds. Music festivals, marathons, conferences, hackathons, political rallies, fundraisers, gaming competitions— you name it, we power it. Meet some of the team. 

IS THIS ROLE NOT AN EXACT FIT?

Eventbrite is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer supporting workforce diversity.  We do not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, ancestry, citizenship status, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), marital status, registered domestic partner status, caregiver status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, mental or physical disability, political affiliation, status as a victim of domestic violence, assault or stalking, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

FLSA Status: Exempt

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records


Meet Some of Eventbrite's Employees

Martina W.

Head, Category Marketing

Martina leads a team of marketing experts whose mission is to fuel growth of the millions of events on the Eventbrite platform. She oversees marketing, acquisition, and engagement initiatives across key industry verticals.

Galen K.

Senior Director, Engineering

Galen heads some of Eventbrite’s Engineering Teams. He shapes and troubleshoots Eventbrite’s software architecture, offering users a highly sophisticated platform that connects communities around shared passions.


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