Senior User Researcher .
A great Senior User Researcher role for a government department.
Land Registry is a government department responsible for the registration of land and property in England and Wales. Land Registry is a successful, high performing, innovative organisation. Our vision is 'your land and property rights: guaranteed and protected'. We are currently digitising and extending the range of services we provide.
Position: Senior User Researcher
Location: Plymouth, Devon
Job type: Full-time, part-time and flexible working (working a minimum of 30 hours per week over five days)
Salary: £34,313 per annum
Benefits: 28.5 days annual leave and 8 days public holidays (pro rata for part-time staff), a civil service pension scheme, discounted healthcare packages, childcare subsidy, access to an employee support service
Closing Date: 23 April 2017
About the role:
It’s an exciting time to join HM Land Registry’s digital team. We have ambitious plans to become a world-leading digital registration business and to do this we’re increasing our user-centred design capabilities.
Working within cross-functional digital delivery teams, you’ll make sure our services are simple and intuitive for users. You’ll already have a proven track record of carrying out high-quality user research and translating it into insights that create and improve digital services.
Successful candidates will have experience with user-centred practices and will have an awareness and understanding of how digital technologies are changing user behaviour. You will be skilled in a range of user research methods and will be able to turn research data into actionable insights to inform decisions.
Ideally, you’ll hold a degree in market research, psychology, sociology, or related social sciences. Experience of agile working delivering user-focused digital services and an understanding of the different technical roles in a digital team would also be highly advantageous.
You may have experience of the following: User Researcher, User Experience Researcher, UX Designer, User Experience Engineer, UI Lead, Web Project Manager, Agile, Public Sector, Central Government, etc.
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