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Careers

As a growing company, we are always looking for talented professionals who share our commitment to business excellence and client service.

 

Current Openings:

Insightrix Research is an innovative and award-winning insights company. Founded 20 years ago, we provide research services to clients across Canada. Our success is due to our strong commitment to our clients, and the creativity and dedication of our team. We aim to be the best insights company, and this means hiring people who are smart, creative, and genuine. People who succeed at Insightrix are passionate about helping our clients move their organizations forward. They are also comfortable working in a fast moving, flat organization, conducting ad-hoc research projects.


Research Manager

A Research Manager works in partnership with clients and leads an internal team to design research approaches and methods that ensure clients receive critical information to help them make better decisions. A Research Manager typically has 3-5 years of experience in an insights or research role managing projects from start to finish and presenting recommendations that allow clients to see the story in the data.

A Research Manager is adept at client management. For each project, they have a thorough understanding of client needs and can deliver on client expectations. They make projects happen and can juggle multiple projects successfully in a time-sensitive environment.

With highly honed analytical skills, a Research Manager has a keen focus on detail and produces a high-quality product every time. They enjoy digging in and getting the work done but take a step back to contemplate different approaches.

A Research Manager also helps to train those starting their careers on research fundamentals.

Primary responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • Leverage prior research experience and seek new information to effectively meet client research objectives on projects which may involve brand positioning, pricing research, advertising and communications, or customer experience.
  • Build and maintain relationships with clients by responding to queries and providing updates per client requests.
  • Manage day-to-day interactions with clients, building rapport and trust in your abilities to recommend methodologies and answer research-related questions.
  • Execute studies that include objective identification, determine sample sources, review sample plans and create and manage workplans and timelines.
  • Design and develop questionnaires, recruitment screeners, moderator guides, in-depth interview guides and other tools to help collect primary research.
  • Work proactively with internal cross-functional teams to manage projects and solve problems and actively participate on internal committees.
  • Ensure execution of all project activities, which may include moderating focus groups, conducting in-depth interviews and quality checking other’s work.
  • Analyze and interpret data to create in-depth story style reports.
  • Respond to RFPs, prepare proposals, and deliver methodological advice to our clients.
  • Participate in Insightrix marketing activities by writing case studies, blogs, articles, etc.
  • Direct, lead and provide day to day guidance and mentoring to team members starting their careers.

Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years of direct and relevant experience
  • University Degree or Graduate Program in a relevant field (Market Research, Business Insights, Marketing, Statistics or other)
  • Master’s Degree considered an asset
  • Solid English communication skills, both written and oral
  • Proficiency in SPSS and/or Q tabulations software
  • Excellent skills in Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel and PowerPoint
  • Self-motivated and able to work within a fast-paced, deadline driven and dynamic environment
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines, while maintaining close attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and with a team
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Work Perks:

  • Our culture is built on positivity, energy and authenticity.
  • Our office is located steps to public transportation in City Park – near amenities such as Sparrow Coffee, Better Bros Brewing Co., Earl’s and more!
  • Hybrid working environment (mix of work-from-home / in-office model)
  • Brand new office space recently featured in local media: https://youtu.be/LD8_iHpb7GM
  • Professional Learning and Development time which includes access to subscriptions like Masterclass.
  • Social events (as public health restrictions allow) such as wine and cheese, beer and snacks, river boat cruises, and more!
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Insightrix believes that its success is dependent on the diverse talents and skills of its staff. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment and encourage applications from all qualified candidates including those in the BIPOC and LGBTQIA+ communities, and those living with a disability.

Please submit a cover letter and resume to careers@insightrix.com by June 3, 2022.  We thank you for your interest in Insightrix Research, however, only candidates who are chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Please note: Full time remote working will be considered depending on the applicant. 

 


Intermediate Software Developer

Insightrix Research Inc. is a full-service market research firm, whose software division, Insightrix Communities, focuses on software development for its own use and for sale as a SaaS. Head office is in Saskatoon, with a sales office in Bangkok.

Job Summary:
Reporting to the Senior Software Team Leader, the successful candidate will work in a team environment developing cutting-edge market research tools, including on-going enhancement of our existing software.

The successful candidate will take a leadership role, directing junior developers and offshore contract developers. This position will actively participate in bi-weekly sprint planning sessions and demo presentations to potential clients.

Job Duties:

  • Focus on improving reliability and the UI/UX experience for both existing and new developments.
  • With input from the sales and design teams, develops software solutions, mock-ups, test cases for the solution, and participates in each step of the software development life cycle
  • Determines time and resources required to implement those solutions
  • Create documentation for your code and development work, review existing documentation, as well as the documentation created by other developers
  • Offer input into policies and procedures related to software development
  • Review work done by other developers for security and quality as part of CI/CD
  • Accept mentorship, advice, and educational opportunities from senior developers
  • Participates in weekly software development team meetings, marketing meetings and bi-weekly sprint planning sessions.

Skills:

  • Passionate about and have a solid understanding of the core JavaScript language, HTML5, and CSS3
  • Accomplished at developing well-structured web applications using modern JavaScript frameworks like React, Redux, and AngularJS.
  • Experience with a server-side language such as NodeJS, PHP, or Python
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services such as EC2, RDS, and Elastic Beanstalk
  • Able to iterate and shape ideas quickly, within a highly collaborative Agile team.
  • Proficiency with unit testing, integration testing, and automated testing
  • Experience with debugging, performance profiling, and optimization
  • Familiarity in software design best practices and design patterns
  • Proficiency with source control tools (Git).
  • Evidence of strong communication skills, written and verbal
  • Evidence of critical thinking, analyzing information, and teamwork

Technologies we Use:

  • Cloud-native computing using Amazon Web Services
  • React & AngularJS
  • LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP)
  • Markup Languages: HTML5 and CSS3

Qualifications:

  • 2 – 3 years of experience in software development
  • A degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering
  • Experience with Docker, Kubernetes, and container orchestration is considered an asset
  • Experience with React Native and mobile app development is considered an asset
  • Experience with machine learning/AI is considered an asset

Our Response to COVID-19:

  • Our team is fully supported in working remotely. We have protocols in place for employees who wish to work out of the office.
  • Our team has transitioned the recruitment, hiring, and onboarding processes to be fully virtual.
  • While remote work has brought challenges to our team’s outgoing and activity-loving nature, we’ve been able to create virtual opportunities for social connection.

Location: Within a 2-hour time zone of Saskatoon, SK. which is on CST.

Compensation:
Competitive salary, plus a full benefits package, pension plan and company bonus program.

Please forward your resume to careers@insightrix.com before June 17, 2022. Visit www.insightrixcommunities.com for more information. 


Research Associate

This is a great opportunity to learn from some of our experienced market researchers!  You will have the opportunity to be involved in projects that include both traditional and emerging research methodologies.  The primary function of this position is supporting our senior researchers in all facets of a market research project including conducting literature reviews, in-depth interviews, focus groups and survey analysis. In addition to growing their fundamental skill set as a researcher, Associates at Insightrix are encouraged to take part in our company’s exciting culture and enjoy this dynamic stage in their career.

Primary responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • Coordinate inputs for research projects
  • Design and update questionnaires based on received feedback
  • Test survey links
  • Review and analyze survey results
  • Review, read, and create crosstabulations of survey results
  • Develop/chart data using report templates
  • Source images and/or infographics to enhance deliverables
  • Conduct secondary research to support analysis
  • Attend client meetings and presentations, including note-taking and active listening
  • Learn about client business and industry issues via secondary sources and exposure to projects
  • Manage client requests
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Qualifications:

  • 1-3 years of professional job experience
  • University Degree or Graduate Program in a relevant field (Market Research, Business Insights, Marketing, Statistics, or other)
  • Solid English communication skills, both written and oral
  • Proficiency in SPSS and/or Q or other tabulations software
  • Excellent skills in Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel and PowerPoint
  • Questionnaire design is a bonus
  • Able to work within a fast-paced dynamic environment
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines, while maintaining close attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and with a team
    •  

Work Perks:

  • Our culture is built on positivity, energy and authenticity.
  • Our office is located steps to public transportation in City Park – near amenities such as Sparrow Coffee, Better Bros Brewing Co., Earl’s and more!
  • Hybrid working environment (mix of work-from-home / in-office model)
  • Brand new office space recently featured in local media: https://youtu.be/LD8_iHpb7GM
  • Professional Learning and Development time which includes access to subscriptions like Masterclass.
  • Social events (as public health restrictions allow) such as wine and cheese, beer and snacks, river boat cruises, and more!
    •  

Insightrix believes that its success is dependent on the diverse talents and skills of its staff. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment and encourage applications from all qualified candidates including those in the BIPOC and LGBTQIA+ communities, and those living with a disability.

Please submit a cover letter and resume to careers@insightrix.com by June 3, 2022.  We thank you for your interest in Insightrix Research, however, only candidates who are chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Please note: Full time remote working will be considered depending on the applicant. 


 

Market Research Interviewer

Are you looking for a job with flexible hours and the possibility of working from home? Come and join our great team of phone interviewers and work on a variety of interesting projects!

We provide in-person training for this position in Saskatoon and ample support from our friendly and helpful supervisors.

Hours Available:

Monday-Friday: 5:00 PM-9:00 PM
Monday-Friday: 9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Weekend: Saturday 10:00 AM-6:00 PM, Sunday 11:00 AM-7:00 PM

Requirements:

  • Flexibility: Evenings and weekends availability with the possibility to work up to 40 hours per week.
  • Experience: Call centre or customer service experience is an asset.
  • Setting: You would need to have a dedicated space in your home where you can conduct surveys without background interference if working from home.

Responsibilities:

  • Reaching individuals selected for a survey by phone
  • Conducting telephone surveys with those contacted
  • Reading of the wording of pre-established questions and the response choices displayed on the screen
  • Recording responses provided by respondents into a database using your computer
  • Typing respondents’ answers to questions accurately and paying special attention to spelling and grammar

Skill Set:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Comfortable using a computer
  • Personable and comfortable dealing with the public
  • Personal qualities of being adaptable, courteous, patient, positive attitude and excellent listening skills
  • Strong attention to detail, being persuasive, excellent interpersonal skills and reliability

For this position, we offer a competitive starting wage of $12.15/hour, flexible schedules, the opportunity for advancement, attractive benefits and bonus plans and possible wage increases after three months!


If you want to be part of a dynamic team and you think you are the motivated person we are looking for, please apply! Send your resume and cover letter to careers@insightrix.com with the subject line “Market Research Interviewer”.

If you are interested in joining our company, please email careers@insightrix.com