Junior UX Researcher (m/f/d)

  • Research, development, teaching
  • Fulltime

Koch Media GmbH - Munich

Koch Media is an international media company with more than 1300 employees worldwide. As a leading and independent producer and marketer of digital entertainment products in Europe and the USA, our business areas include the production of films and games, the purchase and sale of film license rights, the distribution of digital media products and games publishing under the Deep Silver label.

Your Mission

  • Conducting experiments designed to assess players’ experience of a wider range of AAA video games from all genres
  • Work closely with different game development teams and editorial teams around the world in order to understand their requirements and questions related to a project
  • Design experiments aimed at answering their questions using scientific methods (surveys, interviews, eyetracking, …)
  • Recruit participants, collect data, analyse it, and report the results together with useful visualisations
  • Develop and adapt new methods to improve playtesting processes
  • Collaborate closely with analytics team members in combining quantitative and qualitative research findings

Your Profile

  • University degree (BSc, MSc) in psychology-related or video-games related program (psychology, human computer interface, game design, …)
  • Scientific curiosity and drive to get deep insights into problems
  • Experience with conducting experiments and communicating the results
  • Good problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Very good English skills (written and spoken) and (ideally) very good German skills (written and spoken)
  • Ideally passion for video games
  • Ideally some experience with statistics and statistical programming in R

What We Offer

  • Be part of an agile, distributed team, motivated to contribute to a variety of AAA video games
  • Room to grow as a researcher and take on an important role in the team
  • Employment in one of the most exciting industries in the world: the games industry
  • Partnership-oriented working atmosphere in a modern and broad-based media company
  • Attractive remuneration models, company benefits such as company pension plans, employee events, flexible working hours, further training, free drinks, fresh organic fruit, etc.

Do you want to be part of our success story? We look forward to receiving your application!

The more comprehensive your documents are to us, the better we can get a picture of you. You should upload at least one cover letter and your CV. Please prefer to use our online application form. If you have any further questions, please send an e-mail to jobs@kochmedia.com.

Koch Media GmbH - Lochhamer Str. 9 - 82152 Planegg - www.kochmedia.de