Research Assistant

Research AssistantVienna, Austria (Hybrid)25,000 - 35,000 Euro

Did you know that there are more than 2 million people in the UK living with sight loss.

Of these, around 340,000 are registered as blind or partially sighted.

Being told you have a visual impairment that can't be treated can be difficult to come to terms with.

Some people go through a process similar to bereavement, where they experience a range of emotions including shock, anger, and denial, before eventually coming to accept their condition.

An opportunity has arisen for a UX Assistant to join an incredible Tech4Good start-up who have set out to make a huge positive impact to the millions effected by this .

Looking to bring their incredible product to market by the end of the year, this start-up will offer visually impaired a revolutionary product that will allow them to be far more independent.

As UX Assistant, you will be one the first official key hires and lead the consumer research efforts in Vienna; with product trials and communicating insights from consumer feedback to the founder and product development teams.

With a goal of official product launch by the end of 2023, usability testing is going to be hugely important to make this a reality.

As the UX Assistant, you'll organise meetings, coordinate project activities, and Maintaining project documentation, including project plans, schedules, budgets, and other consumer feedback-related materials.

You'll also assist with identifying research goals and designing research studies, and collect and analyze data to identify user needs, pain points, and preferences.

To achieve this effectively, I am looking for someone with the following experience -

Analytical skills: Ability to analyze and synthesize data to identify patterns and insights that inform design decisions.
Communication skills: Strong written and verbal communication skills to effectively present research findings and insights to team members and stakeholders.
Attention to detail: Ability to collect and organize large amounts of data, maintain accurate records, and adhere to research protocols.
Collaboration skills: Ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams, including designers, developers, and product managers.
Passion for startup experience and willingness to turn a hand to whatever the role may demand.

Many companies promise career progression opportunities, and most fall short of that promise.

Joining an early-stage start-up, and working closely with the founder, you'll be the first key hire, your input will be vital and organically, you'll grow with the company!

One of the many advantages of this UX Assistant position is not only will your work make a huge positive impact on the lives of many, but you'll also be joining an exciting tech startup! Working within this startup can offer you a new sense of purpose.

It'll give you an opportunity to develop your experience through a range of learning & development opportunities.

Working within a team you love, where the ideas and insights you share are valued and listened to, you’re going to be at the start of something potentially huge!

Along with a strong career path and the opportunity to help millions, this UX Assistant position can offer you a salary of between 25,000 & 35,000 euros! Other benefits include:

Pension contributions
Progression opportunities
25 days holiday + Public Holidays
Flexible working – 4.5 day working week
Company laptop provided.

If this position sounds like something of interest, please send your CV to

Alternatively, please apply to this advert.

ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd) is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

  • Location: Vienna, Austria
  • Salary: €25000 - €35000 per annum + Hybrid + Benefits
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: ISL
  • Posted: 02-Mar-2023
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