UX Researcher and Designer (Remote) (Marketing)
Over 20 years ago, Stride was founded to provide personalized learning — powered by technology. We reached students where they were in their own journeys. We knocked down their barriers to great education. And we gave every learner equal opportunity to succeed — however they defined success. Stride innovated the learning experience with online and blended learning that prepared them for their lives ahead.
Stride is a community of passionate leaders. Whether teachers, engineers, curriculum writers, or financial managers — whatever your expertise or role, we all work to empower futures through learning. And changing the trajectory of learning itself is one of our greatest missions. Join us in developing more effective ways to learn and helping learners build the skills and confidence they need to make their way forward in life.
SUMMARY: The UX Researcher and Designer is responsible for research, design, and development of engaging web user experiences. They exhibit strong problem-solving skills and possess the ability to function autonomously and collaboratively. The UX Researcher and Designer provides highly analytical and creative ideas to user-centered web designs and has thorough understanding of contemporary user-centered design methodologies. As a developing individual contributor, the UX Researcher and Designer works toward becoming a seasoned practitioner and continuously grows their professional skills and business acumen.
The UX Researcher and Designer will be a member of the Marketing Web Development team and will play a critical role in creating best-in-class websites for K12, including k12.com, school websites, as well as websites for Stride's other lines of business. You will be responsible for collecting user insights on content and usability and making recommendations on the structure and architecture of the sites through wire frames and prototypes. You will be on-point for generating AB testing ideas to improve web conversion. You will be collaborating with a team of visual designers, web developers, content managers, product owners and marketers.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.
Supervisory Responsibilities: This position has no formal supervisory responsibilities.
MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Certificates and Licenses: None required.
OTHER REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The above job is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties and standards of the position. Incumbents will follow any other instructions, and perform any other related duties, as assigned by their supervisor. All employment is “at-will” as governed by the law of the state where the employee works. It is further understood that the “at-will” nature of employment is one aspect of employment that cannot be changed except in writing and signed by an authorized officer.
Stride, Inc. is a Federal Contractor, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected Veteran status age,, or genetics, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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