Seedbox
Seedbox

Innovation Consultant (all genders)

Stuttgart, Germany (hybrid)
Employee
Business Consulting

Join Our Team at Seedbox: Innovating for a Better Tomorrow

Are you ready to be part of a visionary team that's redefining the landscape of AI-driven innovation? At Seedbox, we are more than just a company; we are a dynamic force of change-makers, driven by the shared vision of our founders. Our journey began with a bold idea – to harness the untapped potential of Artificial Intelligence in transforming the German "Mittelstand," the backbone of our economy. Today, we stand as a beacon of transformation, seamlessly blending the rich heritage of corporate innovation with cutting-edge AI expertise.

Our focus is on creating AI solutions that are intuitive and seamlessly integrate with our client's business processes. Thus, our approach is deeply collaborative, from ideation to development, believing that the best results come from transparency, sharing knowledge and commitment to the highest standards. Innovation is at the heart of everything we do. By combining cutting-edge AI technologies with proven expertise in corporate innovation, we aim to drive transformation in our clients' businesses.

Our team is dedicated to exploring new frontiers, constantly improving our methodologies, and pushing the boundaries of what's possible, thus providing the most up-to-date solutions. With everything we do, we are committed to ethical obligations, security implications and sustainability.

Our goal is to ensure that AI serves humanity positively, contributing to a better tomorrow for everyone.

Tasks

We are seeking a versatile and dynamic Innovation Consultant to join our interdisciplinary team. This role requires a blend of design thinking, strategic insight, and product management expertise to develop transformative solutions across diverse markets. If you have a knack for identifying and solving problems, facilitating impactful workshops, and validating solutions with rigorous testing methods, you are the right candidate. You will be part of our interdisciplinary team of venture architects, product specialists, marketing experts, and all kind of tech & AI developers.

Strategy and Research:

  • Conduct quantitative and qualitative research to strategically frame, validate, or challenge other research forms.
  • Initiate future-visioning investigations through trend analysis and scenario planning, designing new experience models and capability sets.
  • Derive insights from customer research and market analysis, bringing them to life through personas, customer journeys, and more.

Problem Identification and Solution Development:

  • Identify market problems through deep research and customer interviews.
  • Employ ideation techniques to generate innovative solutions.
  • Develop and test prototypes, iterating based on feedback to ensure alignment with strategic goals and user needs.

Workshop Facilitation and Collaboration:

  • Design and facilitate workshops with multi-disciplinary teams, including clients.
  • Utilize divergent design thinking techniques to develop and refine products and services.
  • Communicate ideas and insights effectively across various business areas and with stakeholders at all levels.

User Experience & Business Alignment:

  • Enhance user experience by understanding and designing for the entire user journey.
  • It's a plus if you can develop prototypes and validate concepts early in the design process for quick iteration.
  • Collaborate with technologists and business stakeholders to understand and contribute to business and operating models.
  • Focus on how we can align business value and user requirements to drive value-creating innovation.

Requirements

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in design, business, psychology, strategy, marketing, or related fields. Relevant postgraduate qualifications are a plus.
  • Experience: Proven track record in delivering real-world user experiences and tangible products. An portfolio showcasing diverse human-centered design projects.
  • Language: Strong written and verbal communication in both German and English (we expect at least professional working proficiency in both languages).
  • Skills: Expertise in ethnographic research (quantitative and qualitative), product prototyping, and testing. Proficiency in design tools like Adobe XD, Miro, Sketch, Figma.
  • Communication: Strong communication skills, both verbal and written, with experience in collaborative, cross-functional teamwork.
  • Adaptability: A quick learner, open to new trends and methodologies in design and strategy.

Benefits

  • Competitive Salary: Attractive, fair, and experience-based remuneration.
  • Flat Hierarchies: Encouragement of personal initiative and room for your own ideas.
  • Career Advancement: Dynamic environment with ample opportunities for professional growth.
  • Flexible Remote Culture: Adaptability in work location and hours, supported by efficient remote working tools.
  • Professional Development: Ideal environment for both personal and professional growth, with access to training and mentorship programs.
  • Modern Technology: State-of-the-art Apple devices and software for efficient and enjoyable work.
  • Prime Location: Attractive office in central Stuttgart, easily accessible by public transport and with ample parking.
  • Vibrant Team Culture: Regular team events, a fun atmosphere, and humorous colleagues.
  • Social and Sustainable Responsibility: Engage in meaningful sustainability and community initiatives within the company.
  • Performance Recognition: Working alongside performance-oriented, highly motivated colleagues in an ambitious setting, with clear recognition of achievements.
  • Employee Recognition Programs: Implement programs that regularly recognize and reward employees for their hard work and achievements.

Join us as a Strategic Designer, where your creativity fuels technological innovation and meaningful impact. Here, you'll be pivotal in crafting user-centric solutions that also respect our planet and society – serious work, but who says it can't be fun?

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We're not just a company; we're a team that believes in making work enjoyable while driving serious results. Ready to join a workplace where your innovative designs meet a dash of humor? Apply now and be part of shaping a smarter and more sustainable future – with a smile.

Updated: 1 week ago
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