UX Researcher
PRODUCT MALTA

Yggdrasil are looking for a User Experience Researcher to help us create amazing games for our players. You will be responsible for conducting and organising a variety of playtesting and research initiatives, enabling us to inform and validate our decision making processes.

You will bring a good knowledge of UX practices and a proactive business oriented mindset to deliver quality testing and research that will quickly and effectively enable better decision making and a higher quality, more playable game portfolio.  Starting with used and proven usability testing practices, you will join our Head of UX in building and executing tests, then using the results to make well informed and productive improvements to our games and user experience.

Key skills

  • Be able to demonstrate user research within a portfolio of work.
  • Experience using a variety of research tools and testing methods.
  • Have an interest in market research, game design and prototype testing.
  • Background in user experience or user research, ideally within the gaming industry.

Nice to have

  • Strong collaboration, communication, and presentation skills.
  • Experience working in an agile environment and comfortable managing multiple projects.
  • Embraces the challenges of working across different studio.

Objectives

  • Conduct the user research and testing for a variety of product designs and game experiences.
  • Collect and communicate insights to game teams, product owners and various stakeholders in fun and interesting ways.
  • Provide actionable feedback to teams to inform decision making and game designs.
  • Recruit user testers and conduct screening interviews based on team requirements and testing needs.
  • Establish, manage and maintain expectations & relationships.
  • Mentor and lead development teams and the wider organisation on testing and research best practices.
  • Curate learnings to build a timeless body of knowledge and insight.
  • Evaluate and recommend new tools and methods to support testing needs.

Yggdrasil is one of the fastest growing iGaming providers in the industry, if not the fastest. With yet another Innovator of the Year award of the year under out belt, we are still hungry for more! The industry, operators and end-users, have an appetite for innovation as well as the proven methods and Yggdrasil is set out to provide both. We have set forth to continue to deliver top performing gaming experiences, based on the principles of hiring great people and giving them the freedom to create and execute with a pride and passion for the best products on the market. If you want to create and execute with a world class team alongside you, get in touch and find out all about it. Please note that we, due to compliance reasons, need to conduct a background check for each new hiring.