51 - 100 employees
No outside funding
Development & Interactive Agencies
IoT

Cantina Company Overview

Cantina Consulting is a strategic design and development agency in Boston, MA that helps organizations harness the power of design and technology to create experiences that matter. With expertise in product and service design, experience strategy, mobile and web development, and delivery enablement, Cantina is a trusted partner for Fortune 500 companies and high-growth startups in all major industries. Cantina works with some of the largest and most innovative companies on the planet, collaborating on projects in health & life science, Fintech, sports innovation, AR/VR, machine learning, and artificial intelligence. Cantina will help you find opportunities for innovation and growth, as well as design, develop, and deliver digital products and services that improve people's lives and enhance the human experience.

Jobs at Cantina

 
1 Jobs Listed
Boston
What we’re about: Cantina is an innovation firm with deep expertise in strategy and research, design, UX and engineering. We accelerate an organization's ability to innovate, grow, and deliver better digital products and services. Our project managers are an integral part of our services team, working closely with our internal teams and clients to deliver customer-centric solutions.     About you: You thrive on figuring out how to put your teams in the best position to execute while building deep client relationships. You’ve...
Software Engineering/QA

WHAT WE'RE ABOUT

At Cantina we’re more than coworkers; we’re a community. We frequently organize events and gatherings, from our TechBark dog-friendly event to our hands-on Spark meetups where we learn about connected devices together.

Many Cantinistas bring their hobbies and outside interests to work with them. We love to share our interests with each other, including photography, cooking, sound engineering, woodworking, and more. We believe that loving where we work is core to designing and building great products and services for our clients.

WHAT WE BELIEVE

Cantina is all about its people. To come up with game-changing ideas for our clients, we hire bright, talented, and enthusiastic people. We support them by providing competitive pay and benefits, an inclusive and affirming culture, and opportunities for accelerated career growth in a stimulating environment. We also get out of our peoples’ way so they can do their best work by limiting bureaucracy and a formal management structure; and fostering a rich learning environment where anyone can take the lead. Cantina encourages collaboration across the company and strives to make everyone feel included in its success.

QUALITY OF LIFE

We work hard and enjoy what we do. We also enjoy spending time with family and friends, and for this reason, we encourage all of our employees to live full and meaningful lives outside of work.

CANTINA VALUES

  • Be Humble
  • Ask Questions
  • Experiment Often
  • Fight Mediocrity
  • Help Others
  • Listen Carefully
100 Summer St.
Boston, MA 02110

Blog

October 11, 2020
☕ Cantina Coffee Chat is a series we've developed to share knowledge about a variety of topics in innovation, design, and technology. It provides an interactive forum for hosting conversations with thought leaders. We are excited to use this platform to help others and engage in meaningful conversations. We hope you enjoy the exchange. Check out past episodes: Episode 1: Best Practices in Remote Work Episode 2: Best Practices in Prototyping Episode 3: Facilitating Remote Workshops Episo...
October 6, 2020
Cantina’s Chief Innovation Officer, George White, was a keynote speaker at the Design Thinking Conference (held virtually) on September 11th. In his talk, George explored design thinking in relation to innovation practice: how they are both unique, where they overlap, and how to make them work better together to build organizations that are flexible, creative, and innovative. Below are three takeaways from his presentation: Design and innovation are a perennial part of the human experience....
September 28, 2020
☕ Cantina Coffee Chat is a series we've developed to share knowledge about a variety of topics in innovation, design, and technology. It provides an interactive forum for hosting conversations with thought leaders. We are excited to use this platform to help others and engage in meaningful conversations. We hope you enjoy the exchange. Check out past episodes: Episode 1: Best Practices in Remote Work Episode 2: Best Practices in Prototyping Episode 3: Facilitating Remote Workshops Episo...
September 8, 2020
Over the last few years, Cantina has worked to distill its human-centered design1 process into a deck of usable cards called Experience Strategy Cards. In addition to outlining 20+ research methods, we have curated unique action plans called Recipes to help you achieve your design and innovation goals. Now, our printed Experience Strategy Cards have been reinvented as an interactive mobile app that we are excited to share with you. At Cantina, our clients choose to partner with us because o...
September 1, 2020
A highly collaborative, interactive, and supportive culture has always been important at Cantina. But how do we maintain this culture when COVID-19 is forcing us to work remotely? Luckily, we have a ton of creative minds at Cantina, and we’ve been able to come up with new ways to connect remotely - from online game nights to virtual happy hours. Most importantly, with our weekly Hive Mind design meetings, we’ve been able to keep our culture alive in new and exciting ways. At Cantina we live...