Podium is an Interaction Management platform that makes it simple for local businesses to conveniently connect with leads, customers, and their team. Our work streamlining this process for local business has awarded us recognition on top industry lists, such as Forbes' Next Billion Dollar Startups, Forbes' Cloud 100, the Inc. 5000 (#13), and Fast Company's World's Most Innovative Companies in the last year alone. For more about our product, watch this video. Podium has a positive, diverse, and supportive culture - we look for people who are curious, innovative, and work to be a little better every single day. In our work together we embody our values: Be a founder, Murder drama, and Enjoy the ride.
As a UX Researcher at Podium, you will have a deep understanding of the customer, identify pain-points, goals, and develop solutions and ideas to address them. You will work closely with product, design, and engineering teams to establish consistent user research methodologies and processes. If you're passionate about user experience, a team player and want to have a direct impact on Podium's products and customers, then this is the role for you.
What You Will Do:
Build out user testing methodologies, mentor, and facilitate user research best practices across product, design, and engineering
Be a champion of user research for the company
Distribute and communicate research findings across departments
Create user flows and journey maps to help define clear pathways and establish consistent behaviors to help customers achieve their goals.
Generate insights that will influence not just the usability of a feature, but long-term product strategy as well.
What You Should Have:
Understanding of multiple user research methods and when to use them.
The ability to conduct research at tactical and long-term strategic levels.
Have a proven track record of applying user research, with the ability to interpret results into actionable analysis.
Ability to effectively present and explain your work to multiple audiences
Ability to promote collaboration and integrate new ideas into your work
Effectively work across a large organization with multiple divisions and enhance research communication, findings, and conclusions.
2-5 years of user research industry experience. Bachelor Degree in HCI, Human Behavior/Psychology, or UX related.
Work in this building in Lehi, UT
Open and transparent culture
Awesome opportunities for career growth
401k with a competitive matching contribution plan
Unlimited Vacation (yes, we want you to have a work-life balance)
Great medical, dental, vision benefits
A stellar onsite gym with local professional coaches, morning and night classes offered
Life insurance, long and short-term disability coverage
Paid maternity and paternity leave
Weekly free lunch, breakfast and delicious smoothies
Podium is an equal opportunity employer. Podium provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, genetic information, marital status or veteran status.