IDC MEA is looking for a Research Director for its Software Program, to be based out of the Dubai office. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to contribute to IDC's market analysis and advisory services related to Software and Public Cloud technology markets in the Middle East, Turkey and Africa region.
IDC is a premier global market analysis, advisory and events firm focused on the ICT sector. We are headquartered in Framingham, MA, USA, and have offices in over 50 countries worldwide, employing over 1500 analysts and consultants. Our headquarters for the Middle East, Turkey and Africa (META) region, is based in Dubai, UAE. The regional business is further supported by offices in Riyadh, Istanbul, Cairo, Nairobi, Lagos, and Johannesburg.
IDC offers information products and consulting services to global and local IT vendors, telecom operators, national ICT development agencies, regulators, and CIOs and IT decision makers across various industries. Our research and advisory cover all major technology markets such as cloud, datacenters, mobility, devices, enterprise software, security, the Internet of Things (IoT), big data analytics and others.
Our solutions support ICT providers in such areas as business strategy and planning, portfolio strategy, competitive strategy and go to market strategies.
Our information products include market trackers, reports and subscription services, and custom advisory / consulting engagements.
In addition to research and advisory, IDC organizes numerous ICT-themed events targeted at IT decision makers across various industries. The events provide a platform for key stakeholders of the ICT industry to come together to discuss latest technology trends and their impact.
The Software Program advises major global Software and Public Cloud Vendors and partners on market opportunity, market entry, regulations, portfolio strategy, competitive strategy, to name a few, based on deep market research and analysis.
The Program develops and delivers research reports, market data products, and custom consulting projects with specific focus on Software technology areas such as
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