We are looking for a social researcher in the AI field with a grasp of the innovation management, economics, and entrepreneurship and who is excited about the economic growth potential of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Vision for 2030.
You will be able to plan, design, conduct, and manage research projects, in communication with a range of global companies, government departments and world-class universities.
You will use a variety of methods to collect evidence, analyse and organise information and data, which you then present to others, either in a written report or as an oral presentation. You can hand a range of methods, such as use-case and evidence collection, interviews, survey questionnaires and focus groups. Research findings may be used to shape business strategy or policy and sometimes used to examine the effectiveness of such.
You will join a diverse team in a fast-changing business environment.
Of all the things we do, our work is underpinned by several values: Purpose, Ambition, Openness, Excellence, and Access. The Researcher must uphold Big Innovation Centre core values and demonstrate the drive to help fulfil the company’s mission to make the world more purposeful and inclusive through the enormous potential of technology, creativity and innovation.
Research fields include, but are not limited to:
● Business innovation and technology policy and economic development, with regard to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Vision for 2030.
● The NEOM City Region Project and use-case designs
● National innovation systems and regional economic growth: Modern industrial systems, Entrepreneurial start-up systems, Talent and finance systems, Modern management systems, and Progressive livelihood and urban systems.
● Smart systems, including applications of Artificial Intelligence and blockchain (markets, trade and business models, legal, ethics, data, social perspectives, inequality education, skills and jobs).
|Job Location:||Riyadh, Saudi Arabia|
|Job Role:||Research and Development|
|Company Industry:||Business Consultancy Services|
|Career Level:||Mid Career|
|Nationality:||United Arab Emirates; Saudi Arabia|