Axonista is operating a fully remote team at this time, this is a remote (working from home) position.

We're currently only accepting candidates from Ireland, Spain, France, or Croatia.


Axonista is an award-winning video technology company, working with some of the world’s most forward thinking media companies and brands. Using our technology platform, and our team’s deep expertise, our customers can build, and deliver to market, any video-based product, from simple shoppable livestreams, to the most ambitious streaming services across all devices. Our customers operate on the global stage, and include QVC, HSN, WaterBear, Virgin Media, and the Irish Film Institute.

Axonista is looking for a UX Researcher to work on our products and customer projects. We work very closely with our customers to design and engineer tailored interactive video app experiences for phone, tablet, web, and TV. These apps are also usually powered by our suite of products, including our video CMS.


Who you are

You're motivated by both team and personal success, you're a fast learner and passionate about technology. You're able to work effectively as part of a fully remote team, you're generally a happy human and you enjoy collaborating with other people, helping and challenging each other to get your collective best work done. You're confident in your abilities, and able to take ownership of delivering high-quality designs.


What you’ll be doing

As a UX Researcher, you'll conduct user interviews to gather insights into their behaviour and needs, along with various other research methods. Analyse competitor apps and document their offerings. Work closely with our UI/UX designers to help ideate, create user journey maps, wireframes, and various diagrams to outline the experience and align the team. Once a solution has been created by the design team, and a prototype created - you will use that prototype to validate solutions via user / usability testing. You will be joining a small team of designers in a company of 40 people.


What you'll need

  • 1-3 years experience in a UX Researcher role, or a more general UX Designer role that has a strong emphasis on research.
  • A portfolio that displays strong research processes and methods.
  • Experience conducting User Interviews.
  • Experience conducting User and Usability Testing.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, and an appetite for learning.
  • Strong opinions, weakly held.


For bonus points

  • Experience with eCommerce
  • Experience with TV Design patterns.
  • Experience creating Wireframes, Personas, Journey Maps, etc.
  • UI Design skills.


Benefits

● Personal growth, training budget

● Working from Home allowance

● Health insurance contribution (Ireland)

● Enhanced Maternity Leave Benefit (Ireland)

● Quarterly Lab Days – dedicated time to collaborate on innovative projects

● Company social events

● Flexible working arrangements including remote working

● Bike to work scheme (Ireland)

● IFI annual membership (Ireland)

● Employee Assistance Programme 

 

About Us

We’re Axonista, an award-winning video technology product company working with some of the world’s most forward thinking media companies and brands. Using our technology, our customers can launch, manage and distribute video streaming apps. Our customers are global, and include QVC, HSN, Virgin Media Ireland, and the IFI Player.

 

We’re a creative, collaborative team and we share an ambitious vision for the future of our company. We value delivering high quality work, no matter our role. We are passionate about helping our customers bring innovative, high quality video streaming services to market. We are a team of 40 people, distributed across multiple locations. We have a female CEO and a strong gender balance which we are always working to improve. Our company operations are managed from Dublin, but our company has team members across Europe.

 

We recognise that to do our best work we need the best people, and the best people come from all walks of life. Diversity in ideas, background, and life experience is the key to innovation, and ultimately success. If you’d love to apply but aren’t sure about something, or feel you don't meet all the requirements, get in touch at hiring@axonista.com and we can discuss whether this role might be the right fit for you.

 

As a company we understand how important a healthy work life balance is, and we have supported remote working for the past 5 years.

At this time we don’t offer visa sponsorship.

 

https://www.axonista.com/

 

To Apply

If this role interests you and you have the required experience please send us your CV and covering letter via this system.


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