Lextant Corporation seeks a Senior Insight Translation Associate for our Columbus, OH office. Leads project research teams. Accountable for multiple team/studio projects. Understands client objectives, helps identify course of action & works w/ team to choose best research approach.
Requires: Bachelor of Arts or Fine Arts in Industrial Design & 4 years of design research consulting experience working with multidisciplinary teams & conducting user-centered research & participatory design processes for clients, including global brands. Experience to include use of multisensory participatory techniques & stimulus sets; analyzing, synthesizing & translating research data into actionable forms; applying visual communication & information design knowledge & skills to communicate consumer/user stories & experiences, including use of narratives, storyboards & illustrations; making actionable, insightful, meaningful & descriptive findings for clients; providing descriptive communication of research insights to convey brand personality & potential design cures for products that meet consumer expectations; & collaborating with clients' design teams in opportunity workshops. Required 4 years experience also to include applying knowledge of industrial design & user research techniques, & using Photoshop, Illustrator & InDesign.