VDC Research Group, Inc.


Job Information

We are looking for Market Research Associates and Analysts to support our growing practices in AutoID & Data Capture, Enterprise Mobility & Connected Devices, IoT & Embedded Technology and Industrial Automation & Sensors. Help provide clients with the ultra-reliable market data and expert insights they need to make big decisions about products, markets, channels, and partnerships with confidence from our Southborough, Massachusetts location.

The responsibilities and key tasks associated with this position include:

  • Support the creation and execution of syndicated and custom market research reports:
  • Conducting telephone and online interviews with leading technology suppliers, users and distribution channel organizations
  • Developing project infrastructure such as survey instruments, data collection instruments, market forecast models, and value chain
  • Creating market forecasts, vendor profiles, and analysis reports for the target industry
  • Identifying critical themes and implications in complex datasets and defining creative strategy alternatives and providing actionable recommendations
  • Create thoughtful and thought-provoking public content through blogs and webcasts
  • Communicate and present VDC’s positions at industry events, corporate meetings, and other public forums through a number of traditional and new media channels managed by VDC and its partners
  • Develop and maintain your brand and the brands of VDC and your practice through consistent high-value added contribution in public channels and under contract with clients
  • Provide support for related marketing, business development and sales activities

Ideal candidates will have:

  • BA/BS degree required
  • Concise, polished written and oral business communication skills
  • Quantitative and qualitative analysis skills and experience
  • Strong MS Office suite skills --- Excel, Power Point, and Word
  • Familiarity with statistical data analysis methods and tools
  • Working knowledge of specific technologies and/or markets listed above
  • Ability and willingness to travel to attend industry events and support client engagements

If this describes you, then VDC Research may have an opportunity for you to reach your intellectual, professional and financial goals as a Research & Consulting Associate or Analyst.

VDC Research is a growing firm with a reputation for producing great work for our clients while maintaining an outstanding work/life balance for every member of our team. Our daily atmosphere in the office is friendly and business casual. We offer excellent benefits including immediate coverage for Medical and Dental, Life, PTO, professional development reimbursement, 401k, Disability and Flexible Spending Accounts. We have a fitness center and showers onsite available to all employees.

To learn more about VDC and its products and services, visit our website at:

VDC Research is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that values the strength diversity brings to the workplace

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $1.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay


  • Market research: 1 year (Required)

Work Location: One location