Overviewid Software is looking for an entry level user researcher to join our team. The Bethesda User Research Team, located at id Software, provides user research services to all ZeniMax Media studios around the world. Our team has worked with some of the most influential and critically acclaimed titles from Arkane Studios, id Software, Machine Games, Tango Gameworks, ZeniMax Online, and several other studios in the ZeniMax family.ResponsibilitiesRecruit, screen, and schedule participants for user research studies (in person and remotely), including methods such as: play tests, usability tests, contextual interviews, surveys, etc.Assist with the planning, design, and execution of user research studies from start to finish with the support of a small user research teamModerate user research studies and log observation notesEdit video capture from playtestsPrepare and analyze raw data from various sources to develop actionable insights for reportsQualificationsDeveloping knowledge of user research (usability, interviews, surveys, contextual inquiry, etc.) or other research for video games or related mediaStrong interpersonal communication skills (verbal and written)Broad knowledge of gaming genres including Shooters, Action, Horror, Stealth, RPG, MMOPatienceGood organizational, problem solving, and analytical skillsPreferred SkillsDegree in psychology (cognitive, behavioral, experimental, social, etc.), human computer interaction, human factors, or equivalent user research experienceExperience with conducting user research on PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Nintendo SwitchFamiliarity with Jira, Hansoft, or other task tracking and project management softwareQualtrics experience is a plusPersonal interest in video games and/or video game industryWe embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion in everything we do – from recruiting for our studios, publishing and operations to fostering safe and respectful workplaces that encourage collaboration. Our culture is based on principles of respect, inclusion, and fair treatment and we welcome anyone into our family without regard to race, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, or age.