PDS Tech Inc Qualitative Researcher in Menlo Park, California

PDS TECH INC. is seeking an Applied Product Researcher for a 6+ Month contract in Menlo Park , CA.


  • Collaborate with product leadership to test new experiences for advertisers and inform product design and strategy

  • Design research studies that drive strategic and tactical product decisions around hardware and software

  • Leverage various qualitative research methodologies to answer the research questions of product team

  • Partner with other research teams to leverage best practices for different types of research questions

  • Deliver actionable insights to product teams and document findings for other teams to build upon in future research efforts

  • Partner with data science, product marketing, design, engineering, and other stakeholders


  • Minimum 3 years of experience in applied product research (preferably in Ads, Enterprise, Tech, Financial/Health Tech, and related areas)

  • Experience working with stakeholders, developing research protocols, executing on those protocols, analyzing data, reporting results, and following through with teams for them to take action

  • Prior experience conducting exploratory research, concept tests and usability test; experience with leveraging analytics to inform qualitative research plans

  • Clear and concise communication skills. Strong collaboration abilities


Master's Degree is required in one of the majors below:

  • Human Computer Interactions

  • Human Factors

  • Ethnography

  • Psychology / Psychological Science

  • Industrial Engineering

  • Applied Psychology fields

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.