The Opportunity

Are you passionate about user-centered design? Do you have a knack for understanding users’ key problems? Do you love solving complex problems? Adobe Design’s Research & Strategy team is seeking a quantitative research-focused Experience Research contractor to provide leadership to product design and development teams in mapping user goals onto the product development process and strategic business explorations.

What you’ll do

We are looking for a strong researcher who has worked throughout the product lifecycle and can steer the product research from early explorations through to shipping product. This job requires both the talent to uncover key user insights and the interpersonal skills to turn those insights into actionable, meaningful ideas for the product. You would engage with all areas of the product team to clearly understand and influence the business goals, product architecture and design.

What you need to succeed

Is this you?

  • Knowledge and experience with a variety of quantitative user research activities, data analysis (exploratory and confirmatory), statistics/statistical reasoning, tools like Python, R, SPSS. Experimental design.
  • Quantitative research and modeling (statistical, mathematical, etc.).
  • Goes beyond the data to develop core insights about user behavior and understanding. Can turn these insights into design concepts.
  • Has a history of close collaboration with design and product development.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to clearly articulate a problem space, sometimes in various ways to meet the needs of different recipients.
  • Strong problem solver: comfortable in addressing unknowns in user and product experience

Even better:

  • Familiarity with Adobe’s Creative Cloud, Experience Cloud and/or Document Cloud
  • 7+ years hands-on experience conducting, analyzing, and reporting robust quantitative research projects
  • Training in data science, cognitive or social psychology, human computer interaction, statistics, or related disciplines

How to Apply

To be considered for this role please email researchcontractor@adobe.com with your resume and an introduction.

About Adobe Design

Adobe Design creates tools that amplify the world’s ability to create and communicate. We’re a global team of designers, researchers, prototypers, content strategists, program managers, and more who work across Adobe’s three product lines: Creative Cloud, Document Cloud, and Experience Cloud.