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Senior User Researcher

Senior User Researcher

We are a Stockholm-based digital health startup, a unique collective of colorful individuals motivated by a common goal: to help create a world full of healthy, happy people. Our approach to human health is highly personalised, using technology, data and behavioural science to help people reach their health goals.

Today, the Lifesum app is available for iOS, Android, Apple Watch and Google Wear, having recently been featured by Apple, Google and Samsung. With more than 25 million registered users worldwide, we’re helping people everywhere live happier, healthier lives.

Job Description

We’re looking for the first User Experience Researcher to join our product team. In this senior role, you will partner closely with designers, product managers, engineers, data analysts and the rest of the team to build amazing mobile and web experiences. You'll have the opportunity to take on research questions big and small. Playing a meaningful role in our product development process, you'll drive answers to critical questions, build insight at scale for our clients and help drive new concepts. It’s a great opportunity to work on an important problem and mission, and join a fun, collaborative team.

You will be successful in this role if you have experience and mastery over their methods, but aren't afraid to get scrappy, creative and invent new ways of collecting insights.

Reporting to: VP Growth

Placement: Stockholm, Sweden

What you will do

  • Define design methodologies and lead the user experience research discipline at the company level.
  • Generate insights that influence product roadmap, feature design and brand messaging.
  • Facilitate evidence-based product and design decisions
  • Develop and innovate on our mixed-methods user research practice
  • Inspire teams with creative and compelling presentation of your results and findings.

Who you are

  • You have 5+ years in a research role at a consumer-focused company
  • You have a degree in HCI, Psychology, Human Computer Interaction, Social Science, or a related field
  • You have broad experience of qualitative research methods
  • You are comfortable planning, scoping, conducting, analysing and communicating research
  • Understand strengths and shortcomings of different research methods, including when and how to apply them during each product phase.
  • You are familiar with quantitative research methods, comfortable with metrics and A/B tests, and are able to synthesise quantitative data with qualitative user research
  • You have a great storyteller and communicator, able to speak fluently to business people, designers, engineers and other stakeholders
  • You enjoy collaborative work in a dynamic, data-driven, creative environment
  • Knowledge in nutrition and behavioral economics a plus

What you can expect from us

There’s a few things about Lifesum that aren’t exactly the norm:

  • Passion. Actions speak louder than words ever have. Every day, Lifesummers show the passion and dedication that has seen us climb to the very top. Our blame-free culture encourages experimentation, helping us all learn and grow.
  • Trust. We’re not as formal as some, which means more freedom to suggest, champion and lead. This also means far greater personal responsibility - and we wouldn’t have it any other way. It works because we trust each other.
  • Diversity. Including more than 20 nationalities, we enjoy a rich mix of cultures, worldviews and working styles - this is more than your average tech gig: these different perspectives make sure we’re solving the right problems.
  • Balance. We want you to be happy - so go ahead! Talk food and health, exercise with others, live life and most of all, laugh! Learn what works for you and use that to help everyone.

If this sounds like your kinda gig, we'd love to hear from you. Send us your resume right away and tell us why you are interested in this position and why Lifesum and you are the perfect fit for each other.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of  sex, transgender identity or expression, ethnicity, religion or other belief, disability, sexual orientation, or age.

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Stockholm

Valhallavägen 117H
115 31 Stockholm Directions contact@lifesum.com

Dynamic, inspiring, always learning

Lifesum is a hub of energy and excitement, with new developments and updates everyday as we evolve alongside the tech industry. Where there's less hierarchy, there's more autonomy & collaboration. 

 

There’s a few things about Lifesum that aren’t exactly the norm:

  • Passion

    Actions speak louder than words ever have. Every day, Lifesummers show the passion and dedication that has seen us climb to the very top. Our blame-free culture encourages experimentation, helping us all learn and grow

  • Trust

    We’re not as formal as some, which means more freedom to suggest, champion and lead. This also means far greater personal responsibility - and we wouldn’t have it any other way. It works because we trust each other.

  • Diversity

    Including more than 20 nationalities, we enjoy a rich mix of cultures, worldviews and working styles - this is more than your average tech gig: these different perspectives make sure we’re solving the right problems.

  • Balance

    We want you to be happy - so go ahead! Talk food and health, exercise with others, live life and most of all, laugh! Learn what works for you and use that to help everyone.

Stockholm location, global culture

We’re a team of some Swedes, some German, some Icelandic, some Aussies, some Brazilians, some Americans…the list goes on. We are team with over 20 different nationalities. Most importantly we’re a team. We work collaboratively; always focused, having fun, and remembering that we need each other in order to create something of real value.

To date the app has 25 million registered users with new people joining daily. It’s important to us that as we grow - both as a company and as a team - our culture and office remains a place of collaboration, fun, creativity and great work.

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@lifesum.com
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