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Xi Rao

User Experience Research Lead at Google, Facebook, and Instagram User Experience Research Lead at Google, Facebook, and Instagram

career expert works at Google Works at Google. Lives in United States of America

I advocate for users.
I believe the best product is built for supporting humans.
9 years research experience and 4 years industry experience.
Mixed method UX researcher worked at Google, Facebook, and Instagram.
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UX Researcher

When did the career coach work at a company? November 2021 - Present

UX Researcher - Research Lead (Instagram for Business)

When did the career coach work at a company? December 2020 - November 2021

Graduate Instructor

When did the career coach work at a company? January 2018 - April 2018

UX Research Intern

When did the career coach work at a company? August 2017 - November 2017

Product Designer & Co-founder

When did the career coach work at a company? June 2015 - September 2015


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