IT Digital Product Research Designer- Generative & Evaluative

  • Full Time
  • Toronto

Procom



IT Digital Product Research Designer- Generative & Evaluative Intro
We are seeking an experienced IT Digital Product Research Designer specializing in Generative & Evaluative research to join our team. This role is integral to creating a new digital banking experience for a diverse range of business clients, from sole proprietors to large corporations.

If you are passionate about research and product strategy and have a strong background in generative and evaluative research, we want to hear from you.

IT Digital Product Research Designer- Generative & Evaluative Job Details
As a Digital Product Research Designer, you will be responsible for defining product strategy through comprehensive research. You will create research roadmaps, collaborate with design teams, and engage stakeholders to ensure that research insights drive product direction and changes.

This role requires a deep understanding of both research methodologies and product strategy.



IT Digital Product Research Designer- Generative & Evaluative Mandatory Skills
– 7-10 years of extensive experience in conducting generative and evaluative research using various research methods.
– Proficiency in designing and facilitating in-person and remote workshops.
– Strong presentation and storytelling skills.
– Experience collaborating effectively with designers and other functional teams (Product, Tech, Business, Marketing, etc.).
– Proficiency in English for both written and verbal communication.


IT Digital Product Research Designer- Generative & Evaluative Desired Skills
– Experience conducting research in a B2B setting (strongly preferred, but not required).
– Experience working in highly-regulated industries (financial institutions, healthcare/pharma, etc.).
– Familiarity with tools such as Alida, Maze, Fable, Figma, and Mural.
– Demonstrated ability to think about the bigger picture strategy and how research informs roadmaps.
– Experience in socializing insights and getting stakeholder buy-in for changes.



IT Digital Product Research Designer- Generative & Evaluative Responsibilities
– Proactively identifying opportunities for research to inform product strategy and design decisions.
– Conducting generative and evaluative research with business banking clients.
– Representing the voice and needs of our users.
– Designing and facilitating internal workshops to gather information about new work or areas of focus.
– Managing multiple research activities by effectively prioritizing and communicating those priorities and their implications with peers and partners.
– Planning and managing a small research budget over the course of a year.

IT Digital Product Research Designer- Generative & Evaluative Start Date
ASAP


IT Digital Product Research Designer- Generative & Evaluative Location
Hybrid – Toronto; 12 months contract to start, with possibility of extension

Keywords
Accessible, Teamwork, Problem-Solving, Communication.