Strategic Designer

We’re BCG Digital Ventures. Welcome.
 
We are an ever-growing global team of the world’s most remarkable entrepreneurs, designers, engineers, venture architects, product experts and investors. Our ventures create a strategic advantage for the most important global companies.
 
This is BCG Digital Ventures. Adventure awaits you…

We are currently experiencing rapid growth - therefore we currently have various roles, ranging from Entry - Lead level.

Introducing our Strategic Design Team.
 
We have entered a decade of disruption of large corporate business models, driven by a step change in the power of technology and the audacity and speed of start-ups. To be fit for the future, visionary companies will deliberately re-imagine themselves by injecting or attacking established models with new ideas fuelled by technology.
 
Our Strategic Design Team consists of world class business strategists, researchers, product specialists and designers. Together, we are helping corporations own the next horizon of innovation.
 
Due to business growth, we now have an entry level opportunity within our SD Cohort.
 
As a Strategic Designer you will use your skills to:
 
Support ethnographic research development and contextual design investigations to understand customer behaviors, pain points, needs and aspirations 

Help to prepare research guides and support the conduction of qualitative research
Assist in analyzing research results and develop actionable insights
Contribute to deep trend analysis and research of interesting exemplars in the marketplace
Proof empathy, listening and observation skills as well as recognize behavioral patterns
Bring the research to life through personas, customer journeys, insight-opportunity frameworks, system maps, stories, scenarios, infographics and service models
Facilitate ideation sessions and support workshop preparation as well as immersion sessions with multi-disciplinary teams
Converge innovative ideas to a set of digital and physical products or services in cooperation with Experience Designers, Venture Architects, Product Managers and Engineers
Support the design, testing and refinement of disruptive products and services
Collaborate with multi-disciplinary teams to ensure that product development and delivery is consistent with consumer insights and strategy
Copywriting, branding or visual implementation skills are a plus
 
As a Strategic Designer you will need:
 
Undergraduate degree in Design, Business, Psychology, Strategy, Marketing or equivalent qualification; Master graduates preferred
2+ years of relevant experience in ethnographic research and building product
A portfolio of work demonstrating strong human-centered design capabilities across a diverse range of projects
Experience in a startup, tech company and/or agile environment is a plus
Positive attitude and an intrinsic motivation to deliver highest quality work
Strong interpersonal and teaming skills, empathy and willingness to work in interdisciplinary teams
General understanding of business models and economics

To learn more, visit us at BCGDV.com.
 
Interested applicants may apply through the careers section of the website at https://www.bcgdv.com/. Interviews will take place after resumes have been screened for minimum requirements. Please note that this position is not restricted solely to the responsibilities listed above and that the job scope and responsibilities are subject to change.
 


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