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Could you be the next addition to our team? No matter what the time or location, you enjoy working with people with different perspectives to make new things happen every day.

We are designers, engineers, architects, human behaviorists, business strategists, digital prototypers, and many more. Our diverse talent of thinkers and creators uncover what matters and collectively design experiences that make a difference in people’s lives. We’d like to know — what’s your superpower?

International reach. Diverse teams. Extended networks. The depth and breadth of our teams allow us to tackle the most intimidating problems.
We are builders, thinkers, hackers, and creators that know how to transform ideas into reality.
Build. Test. Learn. We’re all about prototyping. Whether it’s a product, service, or experience, we iterate. Often.
We attract people with a crazy collection of skills and encourage staff to share their knowledge and experiences across disciplines.
Together, we uncover insights and make connections others don’t—between people and technology, insights and outcomes—to envision a better future.
We don’t always take ourselves seriously. But the work, that’s something else. Sense of humor and passion for excellence drive us to creative solutions.

International reach. Diverse teams. Extended networks. The depth and breadth of our teams allow us to tackle the most intimidating problems.

Senior Design Strategist

User Experience & Design

Boston, MA, USA

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Senior Design Strategist Description

EPAM is committed to providing our global team of 36,700+ EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers’ business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. In today’s new market conditions, we continue to support operations for hundreds of clients around the world remotely, with the vast majority of our teams working from home. No matter where you are located, you’ll join a dedicated, diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.

Description


Are you constantly asking questions about how people, businesses, and complex systems work? Do you find yourself digging into details to uncover new opportunities and ideas? Are you interested in using consumer research to design new experiences that truly connect with people? If so, we would like to meet you. EPAM Continuum is seeking an energetic, talented Design Strategist to join our Boston studio.

Design Strategists work on a wide range of projects. While exposed to the entire creative process, they shine in identifying opportunities for businesses to create better experiences for their customers and end-users. They are comfortable working directly with a variety of clients and with Design and Technology practitioners across the wider EPAM Continuum team.

Who We Are


EPAM Continuum integrates business, design, and technology consulting to focus on accelerating breakthrough ideas into meaningful impact. Driving transformation in today’s world requires a uniquely constructed network of connected teams, working across silos, to help tackle our client’s biggest challenges. This is core to our DNA.

The EPAM Continuum network of teams is made up of multi-disciplinary professionals with diverse experiences, including design & business strategists, architects, product, service, & interaction designers, technologists, data analysts, prototypers, and electrical, mechanical, & software engineers.

Some of the world’s most well-respected brands and organizations rely on EPAM Continuum as their innovation partner, including American Express, Bose, Fisher-Price, Herman Miller, Johnson & Johnson, Nestle, PepsiCo, Procter & Gamble, Reebok, Samsung, Southwest Airlines, and UnitedHealthcare.

We want to meet great people who are interested in working in a global firm where culture matters and curiosity is valued. We work collaboratively. We think globally. We’re passionate. We firmly believe that we can advance lives and bring businesses into the future. And we make it happen every day.
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What You’ll Do

  • Collaborate through all phases of project work including alignment with client, understanding context, developing non-obvious insights, exploring and defining opportunities, creating actionable/tangible design expressions, and helping clients go to market
  • Synthesize qualitative and quantitative information to uncover meaningful insights and identify opportunities for clients to create business value while better serving consumers, employees, patients, and end users
  • Conceptualize compelling and meaningful opportunities for consumers and clients. In this position you will work closely with designers and engineers to develop ideas for new products, services and experiences
  • Explore real world problems using a combination of creative and analytic tools. Question your choices and iterate until you get it right. Develop and test hypotheses with your team and consumers
  • Create compelling value propositions for consumers and clients. Articulate ideas for new products, services and experiences that will compel consumers, and contribute to business success. Make tradeoffs to come up with solutions that work for both people and clients

What You Have

  • 3-5 years of experience in consulting, design, or product management
  • Experience applying design thinking methods to business challenges
  • BA/BS or post-graduate degree in a design or creative field (e.g. design, art etc.); a field studying people’s behavior (e.g. anthropology, psychology, history, etc.); or an analytic field (e.g. engineering, business, economics. etc.)
  • Excellent presentation, communication, writing and organization skills
  • Experience working in group settings, balancing taking direction with working independently
  • Exposure to consumer/user research and analysis, ideation, brainstorming techniques, sketching, prototyping, and concept visualization
  • Ability to travel up to 30% of each year based on project work needs

What We Offer

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance (Subsidized)
  • Health Savings Account
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (Healthcare, Dependent Care, Commuter)
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability (Company Provided)
  • Life and AD&D Insurance (Company Provided)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Unlimited access to LinkedIn learning solutions
  • Matched 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Legal Plan and Identity Theft Protection
  • Accident Insurance
  • Employee Discounts
  • Pet Insurance
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Our Commitment

Equal Opportunity Employer:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or protected veteran status. EPAM Continuum takes affirmative action in support of its policy to employ and advance in employment individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law:

EPAM Continuum supports equality and diversity. See the EEO is the Law poster

Accessibility for Applicants with Disabilities:

EPAM Continuum is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you require an accommodation at any stage of the employment application process, please send an email to the People Operations Department including your name, a detailed description of your requested accommodation, and the best method to contact you. If you have already reviewed a job posting or submitted an application for a job, please include the requisition number. We will assist you and make a determination on your accommodation request on a case-by-case basis.

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