Lead UX Researcher
Riga, Latvia /
Staff – SMB /
Httpool is an Aleph company that partners with and represents major social media platforms; including Meta, Twitter, Snapchat, Spotify, Tiktok, and many others in emerging markets across Europe and APAC. We have over $1 billion in sales and 1.5k employees in 60+ countries, and we’re just getting started.
We’re on a mission to expand the reach of advertisers and partners to more corners of the world and together we can unlock and drive economic growth. Our relentless pursuit of success for our clients and partners is what boosts our growth and inspires us to power the digital ecosystem.
We’re growing fast and our ambition is huge – If you’re driven by progress and thrive on the challenge of relentless improvement, this is the role for you.
Httpool, an Aleph company, represents the leading digital media platforms across Europe and Asia. It supports their growth as well as drives business results for traditional and native advertisers across 30 markets. Based on an innovative set of technology and performance solutions, seasoned vertical teams, and extensive market know-how, Httpool enables advertisers to connect with their audiences in the most efficient and effective ways, consistently maximizing their ROIs. Leading media platforms including Facebook, Tik Tok, Twitter, Spotify, LinkedIn, Snapchat, and many others appointed Httpool as their exclusive ad sales partner across selected European and Asian markets.
We’re looking for excellent communicators who are knowledgeable about research devoted to understanding people, and curious about the relationship between technology and society. They will also need to be comfortable in a fast-moving organization, open-minded about learning new research methods, committed to high-quality and rigorous research, and focused on influencing the future of Httpool.
This position is full-time and we will be flexible on the location.
UX Researcher, Mixed Methods - Responsibilities
Work closely with product and business teams to identify research topics
Act as a thought leader in the domain of research, while advocating for the people who could use our products
Design and execute end-to-end custom primary research using a wide variety of methods
Design studies that address both user behavior and attitudes
Ability to work independently and autonomously
Effectively manage and prioritize research plans through ambiguous and fast-changing environments, align and efficiently execute critical insights and work with a large group of stakeholders
Communicate results and illustrate suggestions in compelling and creative ways
Work cross-functionally with design, product management, engineering, and marketing
Generate insights that both fuel ideation and evaluate designs
Master’s degree in a relevant field with 5+ years of relevant experience, or PhD in a related field and 2+ years of relevant experience
Relevant experience within user experience applied research setting, and/or product research and development
Experience conducting In-Depth Interviews or Focus Groups and Concept Testing or Usability Testing
Interest in and experience executing hands-on, primary research
Experience translating research findings into strategic narratives
Experience with consumer products, consumer insights, or product development
Degrees in a human behavior related field, such as Human-Computer Interaction, Psychology, Sociology, Communication, Information science, Media studies, Computer Science, or Economics
Experience with digital advertising products
Experience in early-stage product development
Experience developing products for international and emerging markets