Lighthouse Labs is a joint innovation lab between IDEO and Mexichem that develops scalable solutions for systemic global challenges — from food and water security to building sustainable infrastructure.
You’ll be a founding lab member and will lead teams and clients through the research process to develop thoughtful and inspiring insights.
You’ll bring to life the voice of the user and connect design teams and project sponsors to the human experiences and needs that underlie Mexichem’s new product and service offerings. Working as part of interdisciplinary teams, you will bring your depth of knowledge across a wide range of research approaches, including generative, rapid and nimble iterative loops of prototyping, user feedback, and qualitative and quantitative studies, all to drive human-centered innovation at Mexichem.
The ideal candidate is experienced in human-centered innovation, with particular aptitudes and interest in qualitative design research. As an early member of the lab, versatility and experience in a variety of research methods is valuable (including some quantitative methods), as is the ability and willingness to coach other designers and project sponsors
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IDEO is an equal opportunity employer; applicants are considered for all roles without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, marital, parental, veteran or military status, unfavorable military discharge, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law.