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UX Data Analyst job description

A UX Data Analyst is a professional who specializes in analyzing user interaction data to inform and enhance the design and usability of a product. They use quantitative and qualitative data to understand user behavior, preferences, and challenges, contributing to a user-centered design process.

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Use this UX Data Analyst job description template to advertise open roles for your company. Be sure to modify requirements and duties based on the unique needs of the role you’re hiring for.

What is a UX Data Analyst?

A UX Data Analyst plays a pivotal role in the product development process, focusing on gathering and interpreting data related to how users interact with a product. By analyzing website or app usage data, such as page views, click-through rates, and conversion funnels, they provide insights that drive design decisions aimed at improving user experience and satisfaction.

What does a UX Data Analyst do?

A UX Data Analyst meticulously collects, organizes, and analyzes data from web analytics tools, usability tests, and user feedback to uncover patterns and insights into user behavior. They work closely with design and product teams to translate these insights into actionable design strategies that enhance user experience.

Their work involves configuring analytics tools, monitoring feature performance, ensuring web accessibility standards are met, and developing clear, insightful reports that guide product evolution and innovation.

UX Data Analyst responsibilities include:

  • Collaborating with Product Managers and Designers to determine and analyze metrics
  • Implementing and tracking product metrics and KPIs using various data sources
  • Developing strategies for data analysis, visualization, and reporting
  • Setting up and managing UX analytics tracking and reporting tools

Job brief

As a UX Data Analyst at our company, you’ll be an integral part of our UX Research Team, using your expertise in web analytics and user research to influence the design of our recruiting software.

You’ll collaborate with Product Managers and Designers to define metrics, analyze usage data, and implement tracking for our website and mobile apps. Your role involves developing data analysis strategies, visualizing insights, and ensuring our product meets the highest standards of usability and accessibility.

With your analytical skills and passion for user-centered design, you’ll help us make data-driven decisions that delight our users and contribute to our company’s growth.


  • Determine metrics and analyze usage data alongside Product Managers and Designers
  • Implement and monitor product metrics and KPIs
  • Configure and manage UX analytics and reporting tools
  • Develop data analysis and visualization strategies
  • Collaborate on web accessibility auditing and compliance
  • Provide actionable insights to improve product design and user experience

Requirements and skills

  • 3+ years of experience working with web analytics tools and UX data
  • Proficiency in Google Tag Manager and Google Analytics
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Experience in UX research within a user-centric design process
  • Knowledge of WCAG 2.1 level AA web accessibility guidelines is a bonus
  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Factors, Computer Science, or a related field

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