Lux Research is actively looking for smart; scientifically minded individuals who are looking to explore employment opportunities outside of a lab or engineering setting! This position is a great opportunity for recent graduates looking to use their sciences or engineering education in a business setting by working on consulting projects in an advisory services firm.
The Research Associate role is an entry-level position on the Lux Research Consulting team. Research Associates learn and perform a variety of skill sets including; researching technologies and markets, analyzing companies, constructing landscapes of innovation in emerging technologies, assessing market opportunities for new technologies, and conducting technical interviews with executives in order to help our clients make better decisions about R&D investments, partnerships, and technology strategy.
A Research Associate spends significant time identifying and analyzing technologies and companies, patents, scientific publications, assessing potential technology impact, and interviewing technology executives, in order to aggregate and associate data for pattern analysis and developing structured datasets and create presentable and logical summaries and conclusions.
Given the highly technical focus of our work and our clients' work, a degree in the sciences and/or engineering fields is required.
Chemical or Bio-Engineering, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Physics and Material Sciences degrees highly preferred.
We are specifically seeking a Research Associate for our Consulting practice, so you must enjoy and thrive in an intense, dead-line driven, multi-tasking, problem solving environment with diverse personalities across a geographically dispersed team.
Other Important Qualifying Information:
We are seeking local candidates for this role. There is no relocation assistance for this position and we are looking to fill the position immediately.
No visa sponsorship is available for this position.
This is an entry-level position which is not appropriate for Ph.D.'s or post-docs.
This is an excellent opportunity for a technology minded individual interested in developing his/her business acumen and exploring a career in consulting.
About Lux Research
Lux Research is a leading provider of intelligence services, helping clients drive growth through technology innovation. With quality data derived from primary research, fact-based analysis, and opinions that challenge traditional thinking, Lux clients are empowered to make better, informed decisions today to ensure future success. A pioneer in the research industry, Lux is uniquely positioned with technical expertise in addition to business insights, augmented by advanced analytics.
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