Senior User Researcher

London, England, United Kingdom


We want to make it easy for anyone to find the fashion they're looking for, whatever their style. We’re doing this by building a truly global fashion search platform.

As a Senior User Researcher at Lyst, you’ll be an advocate for user research across the business. You’ll help us deepen and nurture our understanding of our customers and partners around the world and play an integral role in helping us make business and product decisions that bring value to our users.


Lyst is the largest fashion search platform in the world. In the last year, over 80 million shoppers used the platform, which in the last twelve months launched localized experiences in 14 countries including France, Germany, Russia and Japan. Lyst brings together an unparalleled inventory of 5 million products from 12,000 partners ranging from Gap to Gucci.

Established in 2010 and with a team of around 140 engineers, product designers, product managers, marketeers, stylists and more, we are serving both our customers as well as our brand partners with every feature we build. This requires both commercial sensitivity as well as user-centered thinking, and means there are plenty of complex and exciting design and research challenges to solve.

Recently, we’ve been working on:

Team and Role

You will join as the sole researcher on our team. This means you will have the opportunity to put in place strong foundations and set the course for the evolution of the User Research discipline at Lyst. Depending on the growth of the team, as well as your own skill set and career development objectives, this will also afford you the opportunity to grow into a research leadership role.

Specifically, you will:


What matters most to us is your expertise, mindset and what makes you, you - rather than a particular career path or background. The below is to give you a sense of what we’re generally looking for. Please do consider applying even if you feel that not all of these apply to you - if we can help you improve and grow in some of these areas, all the better!

Closing Date for applications: 23rd September 2019


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