Design Researcher

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Why Lifesum? 

Here at Lifesum, action speaks louder than words, and it's our passion that brings us all together to a force to be reckoned with! We support each other and trust that everyone is a master of their field and that you will suggest, champion, and lead when you join us. 

We constantly strive to be an employer that provides equal opportunities and be a workplace where each individual can contribute and realize their professional potential. By working actively with embracing our diversity, we can enrich every discussion and decision at Lifesum and bring our purpose to life. It's a great journey we have started together, and work actively with.  Our goal is to make sure we are an inclusive workplace for all, and that everyone who works at Lifesum feels good about working here. 

What we do at Lifesum

We are improving lives through better eating, and we are doing this through software that is highly personalized for our user's needs. By tapping into mobile sensor technology and combining it with a passion for design and applied psychology, we create a delightful user experience to help people reach their goals! 

Including more than 20 nationalities, we enjoy a vibrant mix of cultures, world views, and working styles, and it's these different perspectives that make sure we're solving the right problems. With over 50 million registered users worldwide, we need to grow our amazing teams with more brilliant people to keep up with the demand! 

About the role

Lifesum is looking for a Design Researcher to join our mission to create the best product experiences possible to improve people's lives through better eating. The role will focus on understanding our user's behaviors, needs, and experience and how we can turn those insights into easy to understand solutions that help build better habits.

Responsibilities and what you will do

  • Help set the vision for the user experience by conducting human-centered research, interpreting qualitative and quantitative data, and empathizing with users to understand the problem space and opportunities that lie within it
  • Produce customer journey maps, service blueprints, personas, wireframes, and lo-fidelity prototypes that demonstrate how things are and how we want things to develop when users interact with the product 
  • Conduct usability testing, surveys and leverage insights, technical constraints, business needs, and specific market demands to gain diverse perspectives to navigate informed decisions and solutions
  • Collaborate with other designers throughout the entire design process to ensure a high-quality and cohesive user experience that is continuously validated by insights.

Are you the one we're looking for?  

To be successful in this position we believe that you have

  • At least five years of experience designing a consumer-focused product for multiple mobile platforms
  • The ability to fluidly adapt to challenges and solve problems in a fast-paced and collaborative environment.
  • A strong understanding of usability and user experience principles and how that translates into the functional design within the ecosystem of a digital platform
  • A broad experience with a variety of different user research methods applied across the product development process
  • Worked with Sketch, Figma, and other tools relevant throughout the design process

If you have experience defining and refining methodologies and processes related to your field in an organization that is something that you would benefit from in this position. 

If you think this sounds exciting, we'd love to hear from you and get to know you. Send us your resume right away, tell us why you are interested in this particular position and why Lifesum feels like the right place for you. Everyone is welcome; please apply

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

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Do you want to join our mission?

Our Lifesum family comes from all parts of the globe and we’ve come together in Stockholm and Los Angeles. We’re more than 25 nationalities that are working together with a joint mission to make an impact in people’s lives by making it easier to live a healthier life!

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