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User Research Specialist – Dead by Daylight
Department and team
Behaviour Digital / Data
Status
Permanent - full-time
Location
Montreal
About Behaviour Interactive
Behaviour Interactive, Canada's largest independent game developer and publisher, was founded in 1992. With its award-winning original IP Dead by Daylight™ and the strategy RPG Game of Thrones Beyond the Wall™, Behaviour continues to grow as a leading global developer and now boasts more than 800 employees in its Montreal studio. Behaviour counts among its partners some of the world's most renowned brands including Activision, Microsoft, Nintendo, Sony, Ubisoft and many more.
The Role
The role of the PLAYER INSIGHTS department is to help Behaviour teams (production, marketing, support, etc.) feed and build their decision-making process through consumer and market expertise and research protocols using extensive databases (with in-game and out-game data). 

In order to ensure reliability and relevance of their studies, the PLAYER INSIGHTS department relies on several types of expertise: data science, statistics, machine learning, user tests, market analyses, surveying, user interviews, forecasts, simulations, etc. 

As part of the PLAYER INSIGHT department, the USER RESEARCH SPECIALIST will provide in-depth insights into consumers and the market to accompany Behaviour Digital’s strategy on its markets for both existing and future products. 

Mission: 

Help the production and marketing teams of Behaviour Digital take informed decisions and support the development of brands and products on the global market. 

In this role you will :
  • Prepare, conduct, analyze, and report user studies through survey data and in-game telemetry ;
  • Collaborate with game development, marketing, business, and data teams to convey these insights and accompany brand/game projects in their product and market strategy ;
  • Contribute to user knowledge diffusion within the studio, feed and inspire the studio teams’ thinking with user-centric practices ;
  • Remain up to date with user research methodologies and data visualisation trends ;
  • Select and define the appropriate methodologies, test measures and techniques, and propose relevant tools and approaches to evaluate the players’ experience accordingly with the study’s scope ;
  • Deliver actionable results through a strong insight-driven mindset.
What we're looking for :
  • 3+ years experience in User Research ;
  • Work experience in Video Games/Entertainment/Media sector is a strong plus ;
  • Master’s degree in business intelligence, marketing, social science, psychology, or relevant fields ;
  • Experience with R ;
  • Knowledge of SQL ;
  • Experience with data visualization tools is a plus (e.g. Tableau, Power BI) ;
  • Strong experience with mix-method approaches to answer multifaceted research objectives ;
  • Strong ability and willingness to work effectively in a team environment and a capability to work and collaborate remotely ;
  • Master written and oral communications in English (French is an asset) ;
  • Knowledge of the video games industry is a plus ;
  • Additional Information ;
  • All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines. 
Joining Behaviour means being part of a company that believes in equity and diversity. We base all employment decisions on merit, qualifications, and competence. We will never discriminate on the grounds of national or ethnic origin, health, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or disability. The masculine is used without any discrimination and for the sole purpose of lightening the text.
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About Behaviour Interactive
Behaviour Interactive, Canada's largest independent game developer and publisher, was founded in 1992. With its award-winning original IP Dead by Daylight™ and the strategy RPG Game of Thrones Beyond the Wall™, Behaviour continues to grow as a leading global developer and now boasts more than 800 employees in its Montreal studio. Behaviour counts among its partners some of the world's most renowned brands including Activision, Microsoft, Nintendo, Sony, Ubisoft and many more.
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