My client is a revolutionary digital innovation and product development organisation who specialise in the investment and incubation of ground-breaking digital start-ups. This exciting company design, build and commercialise some of the most profoundly brilliant and impactful ideas and turn them into functional game-changing businesses.
They are looking for a Senior Strategic Designer (quantitate research, trend analysis, conceptual development, market analysis) to join their design team, and work within a passionate and innovative working environment on breakthrough digital products, services and technologies.
The successful Senior Strategic Designer (quantitate research, trend analysis, conceptual development, market analysis) will be exposed to potentially career defining projects, as well as an excellent finical package they will get to work hands on with some of the most creative thought leaders in product development.
If you’re interested in the role as a Senior Strategic Designer (quantitate research, trend analysis, conceptual development, market analysis) please submit your CV to Michael.McCloskey@ansonmccade.com or contact Michael on 02077806706
Strategy and research
Conduct quantitative research investigations that help strategically frame, validate or challenge other forms of research
Develop ethnographic research and contextual design investigations to understand customer behaviours, pain points, needs and aspirations
Contribute to deep trend analysis and research of interesting exemplars in the marketplace
Identify insights from customer research and market analysis
Bring your research to life through personas, customer journeys, insight-opportunity frameworks, system maps, stories and scenarios
Collaborative design and development
Contribute unique ideas within multidisciplinary workshops, meetings and immersion sessions.
Using divergent design thinking techniques for the conceptual development of products, services and/or physical connected form-factors
Converge innovative ideas to a set of digital and tangible products, services and/or physical connected form-factors in partnership with venture architects, product managers and engineering
Communicate design ideas using techniques, including product concepts, service models, customer journeys, industrial designs, system maps and/or infographics
Iteratively design, test and refine disruptive products and services
Partner with venture architects and product managers to ensure that new ventures and business builds are set up to deliver strategic value in line with design intent
Observe and engage audiences within the markets of interest to test commercialization assumptions for audience capture and scaling
Contribute to the evolution of strategic design approaches
Communicate insights, concepts and design rationales to internal and external audiences
Bachelor’s degree in design, business, psychology, strategy, marketing or another relevant field
Postgraduate qualification or significant experience in a relevant industry
An outstanding portfolio of work demonstrating strong human-centred design capabilities across a diverse range of projects
Significant experience with ethnographic research (quantitative and qualitative), divergent exploration, conceptual development and industrial design
A background with product prototyping and testing, future visioning and strategy development