Product Researcher

20 Best Product Researcher

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Michelle Harp

Denver, United States

Product Designer focused on human behaviors

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Christian Jeremiah


Product Strategy, Mobile and Web Designs

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Pedro Fernandes

Paris, France

Research & Strategy to find market-product Love.

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Nathan Ivy

Chicago, United States

Physical & Digital Product Design Pro

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Blas Paredes

Mendoza Province, Argentina

Product Designer - Framer Expert

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Senal Wijeratne

Sri Lanka

Product Designer (UI/UX)

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Ya Ling O

Melbourne VIC, Australia

A passionate product design

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Antanas Cikanauskas


Well-versed product designer

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Sruthy Padannappurath


Experienced product designer

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Melissa Viesca

Los Angeles, United States

Product Designer

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Muhamad Fachri Maulana


Product Design (UI/UX) and Social Media Expert

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Jishnu Hari


Helping you create user centric products

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Namu Park

New York, United States

Product designer with founder experience

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Aleksander Uznanski

Wrocław, Poland

Fractional Product Leader & Coach

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Andy Luo

Washington, United States

Bridging the gap between data analysis and market

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Lia Martinez

Cleveland, United States

Software Product Leader

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Jinyu Li

Berlin, Germany

Full-stack freelance product designer

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Tushar Agarwal


Interdisciplinary Project Manager & Researcher

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Jose Hurtado

Miami, United States

Senior Product Designer | Full-Stack Developer

Common projects for Product Researchers

Market Trends Analysis

Competitive Product Analysis

User Behavior Studies

Product Usability Testing

Product Development Research

Product Launch Research

Tips for working with and hiring Product Researchers

Understand your needs

Before hiring a freelance Product Researcher, have a clear understanding of what your project requires. This could include market trends analysis, competitive analysis, user behavior studies, or product usability testing.

Review their skills and experience

Check the Product Researcher's profile on Contra for their skills and experience. Look out for their familiarity with research methodologies, data analysis tools, and product management software.

Ensure good communication

Ensure that the Product Researcher is responsive and open to discussions. Regular updates on the research findings can help make necessary adjustments in the project at the right time.

Use Contra's tools

Use Contra's tools for communication, file sharing, and payment. This ensures a seamless workflow and helps prevent any misunderstandings.

How to hire Product Researchers

Define your needs

Before starting the hiring process, have a clear understanding of what research you need. This could include market trends analysis, competitive analysis, user behavior studies, or product usability testing.

Post a detailed job

Posting a detailed job on Contra will attract the right freelancers. Include information about your company, the scope of the job, the skills required, and the project timeline.

Review applications

Review the applications you receive and shortlist freelancers based on their skills, experience, and fit for your project. Look at their past projects and reviews on their profile.

Conduct interviews

Conduct interviews with shortlisted freelancers. Ask questions about their experience, approach to product research, and how they handle various aspects of the research process. Also, discuss your project specifics and expectations.

Make an offer

Once you've found the right freelancer, make an offer through Contra. This will include the project details, payment terms, and timeline.

3 questions to ask when interviewing Product Researchers

1. Can you describe a project where your research significantly influenced the product development process?

2. What tools and methodologies do you use for product research?

3. How do you handle changes in the project requirements during the research process?

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Frequently asked

A Product Researcher is a professional who conducts research to understand the market trends, competitor products, and user behavior. The insights gained from this research are used to guide product development, improve product usability, and strategize product launches.

A Product Researcher is a professional who conducts research to understand the market trends, competitor products, and user behavior. The insights gained from this research are used to guide product development, improve product usability, and strategize product launches.

Hiring a Product Researcher on Contra gives you access to high-quality freelance talent without any commissions. You can review their skills, communicate effectively, and handle contracts and payments all in one platform.

A freelance Product Researcher conducts market and user research to provide insights for product development. They identify market trends, analyze competitor products, study user behavior, and test product usability.

Post your project requirements on Contra. Product Researchers who match your needs can then apply. You can also browse profiles of Product Researchers and invite those you find suitable.

Product Researchers use a variety of tools like data analysis software (e.g., Excel, SPSS), user research platforms (e.g., Usertesting.com), and product management software (e.g., Jira, Trello).

The cost of hiring a Product Researcher on Contra can vary based on the complexity of the research, the researcher's experience and skills, and the project duration. However, the range is generally around $35-$50 per hour.

Freelance Product Researchers are paid commission-free on Contra. They may charge per project, per hour, or per milestone. Contra holds the funds for each milestone in escrow and releases it after the client approves the deliverables for that milestone, or automatically within three days.

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