Design Researcher

Designation: Design Researcher

Location: Delhi

Experience: 1-2 years

Date of Joining: ASAP

Educational Qualifications:

Bachelors or Masters in Design (Information Design, Communication Design, Graphic Design, Visual Communication, Design Strategy, Design Management, or Service Design)

Here’s what the job looks like:

  • Participate in the planning and design of qualitative research studies including screening, recruiting, and developing field instruments
  • Conduct fieldwork in a variety of locations utilizing an array of ethnographic techniques and best practices
  • Participate in rigorous analysis and synthesis process, identifying patterns, key insights, and opportunities
  • Translate and prioritize opportunities into business implications.
  • Frame research findings to present a compelling, actionable story
  • Create field, interim and project reports
  • Contribute actively to the company’s blog and share knowledge created during the course of project through social media platforms
  • Represent the organisation nationally and internationally through conferences, convenings, meetings, as well as other outreach activities including knowledge dissemination and business development

You own this if you have:

  • Experience writing content and creating supporting visuals for project deliverables (decks, concept sketches, design criteria, user criteria)
  • Data visualization capabilities (create diagrams, illustrations and frameworks)
  • Proven ability to plan, create supporting materials and facilitate workshops, ideation and co-creation sessions
  • Tendency to adopt collaborative approaches to problem solving and ideation
  • Ability to differentiate and lead convergent and divergent brainstorming activities
  • Ability to generate quick, diverse and several concepts during ideation and brainstorming sessions
  • Good planning and time management skills for effective task management
  • Keen to learn and open to new ways of working
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Extra Credit:

  • Social media savvy
  • Cloud evangelist
  • Design software maestro

Interested candidates can send in their application, writing samples/ portfolios to vihara@vihara.asia with the subject line Design Researcher Position.

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