Lab technologist

Firm
PwC
Location
Riyadh
Benefits
Competive

Line of Service

Internal Firm Services

Industry/Sector

Not Applicable

Specialism

IFS - Information Technology (IT)

Management Level

Senior Associate

Job Description & Summary

A career in our Emerging Technology Lab practice, offers a unique opportunity to help our clients identify and prioritize emerging technologies that can solve their business problems. We help clients design approaches to integrate new technologies, skills, and processes to drive business results and innovation.
Our team helps organizations embrace emerging technologies to remain competitive and improve their business by solving complex questions. Our focus is on identifying and prioritizing emerging technologies, breaking into new markets, and preparing clients to maximize their technology investments.

Qualifications:

  • Experience: 2 to 5 years of hands-on experience in the field of technology.

  • Education: A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Product Design, Game Development, or a related field is highly preferred.

Responsibilities:

  • Public Speaking: Deliver engaging presentations and public speeches on emerging technology topics to clients, industry events, and internal PwC teams, effectively conveying complex technical concepts to non-technical audiences.

Technical Excellence:

  • Technology Mastery:  Develop and demonstrate a deep technical proficiency in conceiving, building, and developing prototypes utilizing cutting-edge emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence, extended reality (XR), Internet of Things (IoT) or other emerging technologies

  • Continuous Learning:  Maintain a commitment to staying at the forefront of emerging technology trends, including programming languages and software tools pertinent to our projects.

Project Management Expertise:

  • Project Planning: Efficiently handle client requests by meticulously planning project phases and timelines for prototype development.

  • Timely Deliveries: Ensure the on-time delivery of prototypes, proactively identifying and mitigating potential project risks.

  • Communication and Documentation:  Effectively communicate project updates and status to stakeholders, clients, and the lab lead. Thoroughly document all stages of prototype development, fostering transparency and knowledge sharing within the team.

Research and Innovation:

  • Ideation: Contribute to our innovation agenda by brainstorming and ideating potential prototypes that address emerging challenges faced by PwC and our clients.

  • Research Excellence: Conduct rigorous research and development activities related to emerging technologies relevant to PwC's industry focus areas.

  • Business Impact: Evaluate the potential impact of emerging technologies on PwC's business model and identify novel opportunities for innovation and technology adoption.

Lab and Team Collaboration:

  • Lab Operations:  Take charge of setting up and maintaining prototypes in our lab, ensuring an organized and conducive environment for client engagement.

  • Team Collaboration: Foster a collaborative environment by working closely with cross-functional teams to identify and solve complex technical challenges associated with prototyping.

  • Support and Mentorship: Provide technical support to team members as needed, assisting them in their own prototype development endeavors.

  • Communication:  Establish effective communication channels with stakeholders and team members.

  • Innovation Culture:  Play a pivotal role in cultivating a culture of innovation and continuous learning within the lab and across PwC.

Education (if blank, degree and/or field of study not specified)

Degrees/Field of Study required:

Degrees/Field of Study preferred:

Certifications (if blank, certifications not specified)

Required Skills

Artificial Intelligence (AI), Emerging Technologies, Innovation, Prototype Development, User Experience (UX)

Optional Skills

Desired Languages (If blank, desired languages not specified)

Travel Requirements

Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?

Government Clearance Required?

Job Posting End Date


Job information

Firm: PwC

Location: Riyadh

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