Junior UX Researcher (Student; 20-40%)

  • Vorwerk International & Co. KmG
  • Wollerau
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Vorwerk International & Co. KmG belongs to the German family-owned company Vorwerk that has been operating in Wuppertal for 140 years. From the strategic head offices in Wollerau SZ, the Kobold and Thermomix divisions are managed.

We are an international company offering to our employees and sales advisors a wide variety of prospects. The successful direct sales concept, fascinating well-known brands as well as long-term perspectives form perfect conditions for dedicated people to take the opportunity to actively shape their future with us. 

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What are we looking for?

About the job 
Human-centred insights and a deep understanding of people and culture are critical to how we do our best work. As a Junior UX Researcher (Working Student/ Werkstudent 20-40%, for max 1 year), you will work under the lead of our Senior UX Researcher throughout all phases of the research process, including, but not limited to, planning and implementing UX research activities, analysing data, and curating documentation.

Job Responsibilities 
  • Support the planning and execution of custom primary research using various methods (e.g., surveys, usability studies, concept testing, semi-structured interviews). 
  • Draft surveys, analyse survey data, and prepare data visualisations for presentations. 
  • Participant pool management: Communicating with users from our participant pool, preparing and sending screeners, recruiting participants for research, coordinating the attendance of research participants, keeping logs and expanding on the participant pool. 
  • Archive and curate research repositories. 
  • Work cross-functionally with design, product management, data science, and other teams. 

Your Profile

We are looking for someone who enjoys research and has strong research skills. Join a small, closely-knit team and have a tangible impact on the digital touchpoints of Vorwerk. We are working hard to elevate our platform to new levels by shaping and implementing features, improving existing functionality and scaling our platform.

Technical qualifications 
  • Obtained or close to obtaining a Bachelor’s (or Master’s) degree in Psychology, Human-Computer Interaction, Behavioural Science, or other related fields. 
  • First experience in conducting research. 
  • Knowledge of a range of qualitative research methods. 
  • Knowledge of (multivariate) statistics and experimental design principles. 
  • Statistical analyses in R or similar statistical programming skills. 
  • Confident in MS Office product range (e.g., Excel, PowerPoint). 
  • Ability to draw insights from data and present them in compelling stories. 
  • Ability to translate product needs into testable research frameworks with clear research goals and questions. 
Behavioural qualifications 
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills. 
  • Ability to work on several projects simultaneously. 
  • Team-player navigating interdisciplinary work environments (e.g., engineering, design, product). 
  • Analytical mindset with attention to detail. 
  • Fluent in English.  
Desired Qualifications 
  • Experience in applied/practical settings desired (e.g., through internships). 
  • A Master’s degree is a plus. 
  • Working knowledge of German and other languages is a plus. 

What we’ll offer you

We are an international, by Kununu as top company 2023 & 2024 awarded employer, offering various prospects to our employees and sales advisors. The successful direct sales concept, fascinating well-known brands, and long-term perspectives form perfect conditions for dedicated people to take the opportunity to shape their future with us actively. Our benefits include:
  • Very international and multicultural business environment 
  • New, modern, and ergonomic offices
  • Parking available and close public transportation connections
  • Flexible working hours
  • Home office possibility (part time)
  • Profitable pension fund
  • Individual benefits to choose from like, contribution to public transportation, parking, extra vacation days, company products, bike/ e-bike, sports equipment
  • Own fitness room 
  • Free coffee, tea and fruits 
Moreover, since April 2021, Vorwerk International is a certified Fair-ON-Pay company as we want to underline our ongoing commitment to equal pay between women and men.  
Read more about it here: https://fair-on-pay.com/certified-companies/

We are looking forward to getting to know you and will be happy to answer any further questions you may have. Please apply by using the green link (JETZT BEWERBEN), which directs you to the recruitment tool.

Please submit your CV/ Resume and preferably portfolio or example of a piece of work (e.g., research paper, thesis, project work) 

Your Contact

Vorwerk International Co. & KmG
Verenastrasse 39
8832 Wollerau

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