Jobs

Position Description

Job Title:

Innovation Analyst

Reports To:

CTO/VP of Service Delivery

Job purpose

Supporting the Innovation Consulting organization you will participate in exciting innovation consulting engagement and be a part of a fast-growing consulting startup in its infancy. As the Innovation Analyst you will be familiar with the design thinking process and over time you will have participated in several projects uncovering requirements and conducting user research for deeper understanding. With this knowledge you will be able to reveal insights about solutions and surface new opportunities for innovation. The Innovation Analyst will support the delivery of projects around innovation solutions by working closely with the Lead Innovation Architect.

Duties and responsibilities

As a as key member of a client innovation team, the Innovation Analyst will be responsible for:

  • Crafting requirements that do not curb the ability of designers or developers to innovate
  • Support the running of experiments with our design thinking process. This can take the form of using the latest technology to get closer to authentic human behaviour
  • Confidently conveying the requirements and insights to a client team that will forge the next stage of a project
  • Supporting the implementation of solutions from conception till initiation by providing information, managing stakeholders and engaging in all the key business analysis tasks that need to be completed to implement the solution
  • Support facilitation innovation workshops that help stakeholders identify opportunities for innovation

Qualifications

Strong applicants will have the following qualifications:

  • 2-4 years of research or business analysis experience
  • Design thinking knowledge
  • Creative problem solver, often considering unorthodox yet feasible ways to push the design, and sharing these with others
  • Impeccable attention to details with great sense of ownership
  • Outside-of-the-box thinking, teamwork, and strong self-organization
  • Experience using prototyping,storyboarding and business modelling software (Marvel, Axure, Balsamiq, Visio)
  • BS / MS in any field with focus on creativity and research

Requirements

  • U.S. Citizenship or Green Card Required

Click here to apply for this job online.