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Senior User Researcher – Neuroscience Specialist (m/f/d) Frankfurt, Germany

Senior User Researcher – Neuroscience Specialist (m/f/d) Description

Job #: 92066
Are you a neuroscience specialist? Have you led on biometric projects?
We’re looking for a Senior User Researcher with a specialism in Neuroscience to join the EMEA Research & Insights team.
You will play a pivotal role in shaping our understanding of user behaviour through the lens of neuroscience. You will lead biometric projects and collaborate with cross-functional teams to drive cutting-edge biometric research and spearhead biometric research efforts within the Research & Insights practice.

What You’ll Do

  • Lead and manage biometric research projects, defining research goals, methodologies, and timelines to uncover insights into user behaviour and cognition
  • Develop and implement protocols for collecting biometric data, using multiple sensors including GSR, EEG, Eye-tracking, facial expression analysis, and other relevant sensors
  • Design experiments that incorporate biometric measurements to assess user engagement, emotional response, cognitive load, and other relevant metrics while using apps, websites, interfaces or physical products
  • Utilize advanced data analysis techniques to derive meaningful insights from biometric data and translate findings into actionable recommendations for products, services, and user experience improvement
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to assess user experience and usability through biometric data
  • Develop and execute a comprehensive research strategy to advance biometric research capabilities within the organization
  • Stay abreast of the latest developments in neuroscience, biometric technology, and user experience trends to inform research strategies
  • Create clear and concise reports and visualizations to communicate research findings to both technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Present research results and recommendations to senior management and project teams

What You Have

  • Master’s degree or Ph.D. in Neuroscience or a related field with a strong focus on user research, biometric research, or neuroimaging methods
  • At least 3 years of experience in designing and conducting biometric research studies (i.e., eye-tracking, EEG or GSR experiments) on humans
  • Proficiency in biometric data analysis tools and software such as iMotions would be beneficial
  • Proficient in Python
  • Willingness to travel to run biometric projects (it could be 1 or 2 times per quarter)
  • Strong project management skills
  • Excellent communication and presentation abilities
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a cross-functional team environment
  • A passion for understanding human behaviour and user experience

We Offer

  • EPAM Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP)
  • 30 days holiday per annum
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills
  • Regular performance assessments
  • Opportunities for personal and professional growth
  • Unlimited access to LinkedIn learning solutions
  • Friendly and enjoyable working team
  • Relocation package support
  • Relocation Package
  • Regular corporate and social events
  • Flexible and remote working opportunities
  • All benefits and perks are subject to specific eligibility requirements

About EPAM

  • EPAM is a leading global provider of digital platform engineering and development services. We are committed to having a positive impact on our customers, our employees, and our communities. We embrace a dynamic and inclusive culture. Here you will collaborate with multi-national teams, contribute to a myriad of innovative projects that deliver the most creative and cutting-edge solutions, and have an opportunity to continuously learn and grow. No matter where you are located, you will join a dedicated, creative, and diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential

Why join EPAM

  • Work across markets and verticals and gain exposure to a great variety of projects and cutting-edge technologies
  • Become part of a global community of almost 60,000 well-connected experts across 50+ countries: enjoy a career without borders within an international environment and relocation opportunities
  • Carve your career path: as the Fastest-Growing IT Services Company in the Fortune 100 List, EPAM is committed to help you discover your fullest potential by creating career plans that best suit you and your future plans
  • EPAM Germany was named a Top Company 2022 & 2023 by Kununu for its people centric culture built on life-long learning

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