TTP plc. Full-time 2021-12-02

Principal Innovation Strategy Consultant - Digital Health

  • Location
    Cambridge, United Kingdom


We are looking for an innovation strategy specialist to help us and our clients define and realise digital health solutions of tomorrow, and positively impact patients and healthcare systems around the globe. You will be working collaboratively with scientists, engineers, and designers as part of our Healthcare Technology team. You will play a key role in helping to drive business growth for TTP in this exciting and rapidly evolving area.

Our work across healthcare and life science is extensive; from drug delivery to active implantable devices, as well as gene editing and diagnostic technologies. We have active programmes in digital therapeutics, disease monitoring, connected devices and ecosystems, data, and machine learning. We work on these projects in partnership with our clients: global key players and ambitious start-ups.

In this role you will help our pharmaceutical and medical technology clients define strategic directions, as well as get actively involved in developing solutions that encompass hardware and software. You will grow strong, collaborative relationships with prospective pharmaceutical and medical technology clients. You will enjoy thinking about how technology, data and services can come together to form new digital solutions that are engaging, valuable and scalable. You will take a leading role in shaping internal skunkworks projects in the digital health space and contribute to TTP’s future direction and investments.

Our working culture is collaborative, entrepreneurial, and actively encourages you to develop and broaden your expertise. You will be free to work autonomously, take initiative, explore ambitious growth plans, and make an impact from day one.


  • A degree in design, engineering, or science.
  • Patient-centred and empathic to the needs of patients and the realities of healthcare in 2020s
  • A good appreciation of broader healthcare system requirements and dynamics across different geographies (regulatory, clinical, and systems considerations, etc.)
  • Track record in developing digital solutions, and a good understanding of what it takes to bring them to market
  • Commercial acumen, with an interest in ventures
  • Insatiable curiosity, insight, engagement, and determination
  • A real people-person, willing to engage both clients and colleagues at all levels with infectious enthusiasm for the possibilities in this space
  • Effective communication skills and a collaborative nature to work effectively in multi-disciplinary project teams, and communicate regularly with clients


TTP is an employee-owned business operating from green surroundings on Melbourn Science Park, 10 miles south of Cambridge. We’re currently building our brand-new, purpose-built, sustainable offices and labs in the same location.

We offer employee benefits such as your usual 25 days holiday, private medical insurance (incl. dependents), cycle to work scheme, plus:

  • Annual profit-related bonus
  • Employer pension contribution of 12% of pensionable pay
  • Free lunch and all-day fresh fruit, snacks, and hot and cold drinks
  • Life insurance up to 6 times salary
  • Enhanced family friendly maternity and paternity leave
  • Our activities and community fund supports healthy activities that bring colleagues together; whether it’s lunchtime squash or football, Zumba or TTP’s own rock band. Colleagues initiate new clubs and outings whenever they feel there’s something missing!
  • Discounts and memberships to local sports facilities and the theatre
  • A comprehensive relocation package is also available, if applicable

How to apply

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