Product Researcher, Instagram

(New York, NY)

Careers at Instagram

A Facebook Company

Over 600 million people use Instagram, which means jobs here offer countless ways to make an impact in a fast growing organization. Instagram was built to strengthen relationships through shared experiences. Our app has played a critical part in forming meaningful communities where people can connect with each other and share what matters most to them.

Instagram's mission is to capture and share the world's moments. With over 500 million people using Instagram and with this number growing every day, there are countless ways to have impact in this still small, yet fast growing company.

Join a collaborative and passionate team working to make the best experiences for people capturing and sharing the world's moments. Our work aims to understand the people who use our products, gleaning insights to drive product direction and strategy. For this position, we are looking for a range from specialists to methodological generalists, with broad skills in qualitative and quantitative research methods.

The right candidates will be excellent communicators, knowledgeable about user experience design and research, passionate about social computing, comfortable in a flat, fast moving organization, excited to collaborate, and focused squarely on impacting the Instagram product and business.

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with product teams to identify research topics
  • Design research studies that drive tactical and strategic product decisions
  • Generate insights that both fuel ideation and evaluate designs
  • Conduct research using a wide variety of qualitative and quantitative research methods
  • Work cross-functionally with analytics, business, design, engineering, marketing and product management
  • Communicate results and illustrate suggestions in compelling and creative ways

Minimum Qualifications

  • B.A/B.S. in Computer Science, Human Computer Interaction, Experimental Psychology, or a related field
  • 3+ years experience in applied product research
  • Command of a set of qualitative and quantitative research methods
  • Ability to ask, as well as answer, meaningful and impactful questions
  • Demonstrated communication

Preferred Qualifications

  • MA/MS in HCI, Psychology, Social Science or a related field

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