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Employer: Amplify Education

A pioneer in K12 education since 2000, Amplify is leading the way in next-generation curriculum and assessment. Our captivating core and supplemental programs in ELA, math, and science engage all students in rigorous learning and inspire them to think deeply, creatively, and for themselves. Our formative assessment products turn data into practical instructional support to help students at every skill level build a strong foundation in early reading and math. Our programs provide teachers with powerful tools that help them understand and respond to the needs of all their students. Today, Amplify serves five million students in all 50 states.

We are seeking an enthusiastic coordinator to join our hardworking Core Curriculum product team. As part of the Core Curriculum team, the User Research Coordinator will partner closely with product managers and cross-functional team members to align our vision, collect data, and share insights to inform the product roadmap. The ideal candidate is organized, highly collaborative, and passionate about building the best possible experience for teachers, students, and administrators. Join the Core Curriculum team to represent the voice of customers in our product and make an invaluable impact the world of education!

Responsibilities of the User Research Coordinator:

  • Collaborate closely with the User Research Manager, Product Managers and other cross-functional team members to conduct research and share findings based on team needs
  • Find teachers, students, and administrators to serve as participants in user testing and classroom observations
  • Work closely with other teams to execute research plans for key initiatives
  • Coordinate and conduct interviews, prototype sessions, and classroom observations
  • Collect, analyze, and report qualitative and quantitative data from sessions to inform decision making

Basic Qualifications of the User Research Coordinator:

  • 1-2 years experience conducting user, market, and/or competitor research
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Strong teamwork, and interpersonal skills
  • Knowledgeable about user research standard methodologies
  • Proven data entry experience and proficiency with Google platform or Microsoft Office tools

Preferred Qualifications of the User Research Coordinator:

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Customer relationship management experience
  • Interest in the education or Edtech field
  • Background in technology, design, user research, curriculum development