User Experience Researcher, Global Growth Team

Uber Overview

Uber is evolving the way the world moves. By seamlessly connecting riders to drivers through our apps, we make cities more accessible, opening up more possibilities for riders and more business for drivers around the world. From our founding in 2009 to our launches in hundreds of cities today, Uber’s rapidly expanding global presence continues to bring people and their cities closer.

The Uber Global Research Team is seeking experienced qualitative, quantitative and mixed methods researchers to help us develop innovative new products and services tailored to each of these international markets.

Job Description

Responsibilities:

Design and conduct user research to evaluate new and current products.

Identify and explore new opportunities before they make it onto the drawing board.

Collaborate closely with other researchers, designers, product managers, and engineers.

Adapt and innovate research practices to meet team needs under the tight timeframes of a rapidly growing company.

Synthesize and communicate research findings to inform business decisions.

Learn about Uber customers in cities around the world.

Qualifications:

A minimum of four years of relevant work experience, in the lab and in the field, on mobile and web products.

Ability to speak a second language is mandatory. Preferably fluent in Portuguese, Spanish, Russian or Arabic.

Demonstrable ability to plan and conduct research in close collaboration with people in a variety of roles (we work in teams).

Ability to clearly, concisely and persuasively communicate research findings.

The drive to explore and define research opportunities throughout the company.

Interest in domestic and international travel.

Willingness to travel 25% time.

Perks

Employees are given Uber credits every month.

The rare opportunity to change the world such that everyone around you is using the product you built. We’re not just another social web app, we’re moving real people and assets and reinventing transportation and logistics globally.

Sharp, motivated co-workers in a fun office environment.

PERKS:

  • Employees are given Uber credits every month.
  • Fantastic opportunity to grow with the team; shape the strategic direction of your city.
  • The rare opportunity to change the world such that everyone around you is using the product you built. We’re not just another social web app, we’re moving real people and assets and reinventing transportation and logistics globally.
  • Sharp, motivated co-workers in a fun office environment

So, if you’re a great researcher and communicator, comfortable in a high-velocity startup, and unafraid to push the limits, we’d love to talk with you.

We’re bringing Uber to every major city in the world. We need brains and passion to make it happen and to make it happen in style.


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