UX Researcher at Color Genomics
Burlingame, CA, US
A great experience is about so much more than what you see. It requires understanding of the problems you are trying to solve and the audience you are solving them for. Knowing both helps our teams create products that truly help people, even products that don’t yet exist today. Research at Color enables us to make decisions about our products and experiences confidently.

Why Color?

#1 — You will be the closest to saving lives that you’ve ever been in your career.
#2 — You will change the story for whole populations.
#3 — You will work with best people in the industry.
#4 — Your work will be integral — Color is client-driven.
#5 — You will accomplish more than you thought was possible.
#6 — Color is an enriching and enjoyable place to work.

What you’ll do
  • Partner with designers and product teams to take user needs and business goals and turn them into thoughtful, effective user experiences
  • Translate complex user needs into both actionable steps and foundational insights that grow our understanding of the users we build for
  • Look after the experience from start to finish: from the website to appointments with our genetic counselors, interactions with our support team, and well into helping our customers stay healthy
  • A little of everything if it’s needed - from usability studies, to foundational interviews, and satisfaction surveys
  • Carry out the research you believe will enable Color to make better products and improve the lives of the families we help

What we’re looking for

  • 5+ years of Consumer product design experience, spanning foundational, iterative, and evaluative methods
  • Action-oriented - skilled in distilling findings to create clarity and have an impact
  • Excellent communicator - able to discern the goals and concerns from different angles (design, business, user) and design studies that meet those needs
  • Collaborative approach to studies (and love for) involving the team along the way
  • Strong communication skills for articulating, discussing, and advocating for design decisions
  • Dedication to shipping the best product, within real-world constraints
  • Portfolio showcasing your work

How to apply

Please send your resume and portfolio.

Color is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with anti-discrimination law, it is the purpose of this policy to effectuate these principles and mandates. Color prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Color conforms to the spirit as well as to the letter of all applicable laws and regulations.