Senior Strategic Designer

BCG Digital Ventures Paris , TX 75460

Posted 2 months ago

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...

Introducing our Venture Design Team:

Are you up for the adventure of a lifetime? Our Venture Design Team is where the magic happens. It's where ideas are hatched and ventures that have to be seen to be believed are born. With obsessive passion, intense attention to detail and forward-thinking leadership, this crack team of innovators works at the apex of strategy, design and technology to develop compelling product concepts and service models that will impact millions of lives. They

uncover deep insights and opportunities to implement disruptive strategies

for the world's most influential companies. They create and define

breakthrough innovations, to re-engineer businesses and launch imaginative

products, services and technologies.

As a Senior Strategic Designer, you will use your skills to:

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

Commercialisation

  • 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

commercialisation assumptions for audience capture and scaling

Practice development

  • Contribute to the evolution of strategic design approaches throughout

BCG Digital Ventures

  • Communicate insights, concepts and design rationales to internal and

external audiences

As a Strategic Designer, you will need:

  • Several years prior experience in Strategic Design - through HCI,

research, industrial design or consumer psychology

  • Bachelor's degree in design, business, psychology, strategy, marketing

or another relevant field

  • An outstanding portfolio of work demonstrating strong human-centered

design capabilities across a diverse range of projects

  • 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

  • Experience working alongside design teams to create new product and

service concepts is a must.


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