UX Researcher - Core Product

UX Researcher - Core Product

Location: Ottawa

Shopify has over 80,000 stores who use our platform to start, grow and manage their businesses. You’ll be working on the product and experience that all 80,000 shops (and their employees) use every day. You’ll work with the core team to understand, define, implement and track new features. You’ll also work with UX researchers on other teams to share knowledge, and identify and solve wider problems.

Does this sound like you?

  • You’ve been leading the UX research/design effort of a major team or product for 2-5 years
  • You love solving difficult design and research problems, and often come up with creative solutions to gather customer data and present actionable recommendations
  • You have experience working with agile or lean approaches, across multi-disciplinary products
  • You don’t consider UX to be ‘work’, you love it

Never dread a Monday morning again - join Shopify for

  • The opportunity to represent the customer and directly influence positive changes to our product
  • Autonomy. We don’t believe in micro-management. You’ll have both the support and the freedom to approach problems as creatively and efficiently as you can
  • The chance to join an awesome UX team and continue our quest to Make Commerce Better

How to stand out

  • Create a Shopify store
  • Pick a part of the sign-up process and evaluate it. Consider who our different customer types might be and how we could better cater to their needs
  • Creatively show or tell us what you think

Date Posted:
Apr 28, 2014 4:00 AM PDT

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Shopify is an Ottawa based commerce platform that allows anyone to easily sell online, at their retail location, and everywhere in between. Shopify offers a professional online storefront, a payment solution to accept credit cards, a point of sale system to power retail sales and a card reader to accept payments through a mobile phone. Shopify currently powers over 80,000 active online stores around the world,... more