Senior UX Researcher, Accessibility

ServiceNow

4.7

(131)

San Diego, CA

Why you should apply for a job to ServiceNow:

  • 4.7/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.7/5 in supportive management
  • 92% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 91% would recommend this company to other women
  • 95% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Flexible PTO policy intended to empower full-time employees to balance their professional and personal lives.
  • ServiceNow offers to 20 weeks of paid parental leave and generous family leave.
  • Access to ServiceNow's Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging Community consisting of nine employee-led Belonging Groups.
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    Position summary

    ear from our employees about their experiences working at ServiceNow.

    Unsure if you meet all the qualifications of a job description but are deeply excited about the role? We still encourage you to apply! At ServiceNow, we are committed to creating an inclusive environment where all voices are heard, valued, and respected. We welcome all candidates, including individuals from non-traditional, varied backgrounds, that might not come from a typical path connected to this role. We believe skills and experience are transferrable, and the desire to dream big makes for great candidates.

    Job Description

    What you get to do in this role:

    • Represent the needs of customers with disabilities across the product and design lifecycle from discovery through design validation and customer adoption across products.

    • Apply and adapt appropriate research techniques and methods with accessibility considerations for specific project needs.

    • Engage with customers to understand their unique accessibility needs for our products, including defining and synthesizing user types, use cases and specific UX opportunities.

    • Partner with Product Managers, Designers, and Quality Engineers to influence product strategy and roadmaps.

    • Validate feature and design direction through participatory design, early concept testing, formative and summative usability testing.

    • Identify and track accessibility customer satisfaction levels across products.

    • Analyze and synthesize qualitative studies and quantitative data across studies and secondary research to generate strategic and tactical insights with actionable recommendations.

    • Communicate findings through artifacts such as specific user segments, persona frameworks, jobs to be done, user journeys, task analyses, etc.

    • Evolve and support scaling accessibility research across other Researchers, Designers, and Product Managers and provide mentorship to other members of the team.

    Qualifications

    What you have

    Basic Qualifications (The must have):

    • BA/BS degree or higher in the Human-Computer Interaction, Human Factors, Psychology, Cognitive Science, Human Factors, Anthropology, Human-Computer Interaction, Design, or equivalent combination of education and experience

    • Solid experience in applying customer-centered research techniques to product definition and designs.

    • Understanding and experience in defining, planning and executing research studies including outlining objectives, goals, and timelines. This includes developing sample plans and determining the best data collection approach using quantitative and/or qualitative methods.

    • A portfolio with examples of work representing research that influenced great insights or experiences. This includes examples of research goals, research methodologies used, the process followed, your involvement and role, data visualizations, and crisply articulated insights from the research.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • 5+ years' of work experience conducting customer-centered research. Master degree or PhD is a bonus.

    • Experience developing insightful, probing questions that resonate with both highly technical individuals through business minded end-users using enterprise software.

    • Deeper knowledge of user interface design, usability evaluation techniques, task analysis, and experimental design.

    • Experience with the creation and execution of online surveys as well as rich qualitative research techniques

    • Excellent presentation skills to visualize technically complex topics and make them easy to understand with customers as well as product management and design stakeholders.

    • The ability to learn new technical concepts quickly.

    • Experience in conducting digital accessibility research (with individuals with disabilities) and running studies like usability, discovery, and surveys.

    • Knowledge of WCAG, Section 508, and other accessibility laws and standards

    • Experience with vendors regarding specialized recruitment and end-to-end studies.

    • Experience with scaling UX research including creation of training and panel management.

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    For positions in California (outside of the Bay Area), we offer a base pay of $109,400 - $185,900, plus equity (when applicable), variable/incentive compensation and benefits. Sales positions generally offer a competitive On Target Earnings (OTE) incentive compensation structure. Please note that the base pay shown is a guideline, and individual total compensation will vary based on factors such as qualifications, skill level, competencies and work location. We also offer health plans, including flexible spending accounts, a 401(k) Plan with company match, ESPP, matching donations, a flexible time away plan and family leave programs (subject to eligibility requirements). Compensation is based on the geographic location in which the role is located, and is subject to change based on work location. For individuals who will be working in the Bay Area, there is a pay enhancement for positions located in that geographical area; please contact your recruiter for additional information.

    Additional Information

    ServiceNow is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin or nationality, ancestry, age, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status or any other category protected by law.

    At ServiceNow, we lead with flexibility and trust in our distributed world of work. Click here to learn about our work personas: flexible, remote and required-in-office.

    If you require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact us at [email protected] for assistance.

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    Why you should apply for a job to ServiceNow:

  • 4.7/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.7/5 in supportive management
  • 92% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 91% would recommend this company to other women
  • 95% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Flexible PTO policy intended to empower full-time employees to balance their professional and personal lives.
  • ServiceNow offers to 20 weeks of paid parental leave and generous family leave.
  • Access to ServiceNow's Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging Community consisting of nine employee-led Belonging Groups.