Remote Program Manager, Carbon Neutrality & VC/ CVC Startup Investment Ecosystems East Coast

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OSI Engineering, Inc.
Program Manager, excellent communication, relationship building, reduce carbon emissions, research, collaboration
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home available Travel required to 25%.

Job Description

Summary:

 

Engage with investors, entrepreneurs, and the innovation ecosystem to source and propose unique technology and business opportunities for investment and collaboration within the company. The key objectives are zero fatalities and carbon neutrality; all investment and collaboration activities are based with these objectives in mind.

Join this innovative globally known automotive company as their Program Manager, Carbon Neutrality and Startup Investment Ecosystems for the East Coast region identifying VC, accelerator and/ or startups that contribute to the mission of carbon neutrality and zero fatalities. If you have a background in 1-2 or more areas such as CASE, Mobility, Smart City, Energy/ Climate technology, Automotive/ Transportation, we want to speak with you! Work behind the scenes to help shape the mobility ecosystem of the future

As the Program Manager, Carbon Neutrality and Startup Investment Ecosystems for the East Coast region, you will engage with investors, entrepreneurs, and the innovation ecosystem to source and propose unique technology and business opportunities for investment and collaboration within the company.

The main industries we’d like to see your experience, knowledge and/ or personal interest in are Automotive, Mobility, Transportation and Technology (engineering focus is ideal). We are open to speaking with candidates that are entry level with some experience but take personal interest in these industries.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Source investment opportunities involving transformational technologies strategic to the business and products of the company. Primary focus will be in the following industries: Automotive, Transportation, Mobility (large scale including Aerospace) and all areas to achieve the Carbon Neutrality goal.
  • Identify high quality deal flow through a personal network of VC/CVC/Startups.
  • Develop, broaden, and strengthen your network in the West Coast innovation ecosystems including Venture Capital (VC) Firms, Corporate Venture Capital (CVCs) Firms, startups, and related entities.
  • Perform initial due diligence including market potential, technical strength, financial viability, team by gathering information from the target company, industry experts and other sources.
  • Propose weekly deal opportunities to the team.
  • Lead the internal investment process for selected deals.
  • Support internal Startup PoC when necessary.
  • Work to develop investment theses in different technology areas.

 

Required Skillset:

  • Candidates with the skillset outlined below will be considered with any number years of experience (recent graduate with 1-2 years of experience upwards of 10+ years of experience).
  • To be successful in this position, we’re seeking candidates with a unique blend of experience and background in innovation and corporate venture capital (CVC) or venture capital (VC) process.
  • East coast network (VC, CVC, accelerator and/ or startups).
  • Expert knowledge in two or more of the following areas:
    • CASE (Connected, Automated, Shared and Electrified)
    • Mobility
    • Smart City
    • Energy/ Climate technology
    • Automotive/ Transportation
  • A strong work ethic is required to succeed in this fluid structure and work environment; excellent communication and relationship building skills with the ability to build a network in these areas of interest.
  • Experience in corporate open innovation, venture investment and/or accelerator/incubator programs.
  • Passionate about leveraging new technologies to create new experiences and improve human mobility.
  • Driven and proactive, with an ability to adapt to dynamic circumstances, and thrive even with ambiguity.
  • Bachelor’s degree in science, engineering, business, or related field (Master’s degree or MBA candidates preferred).

 

Bonus Skillset:

  • Understanding of Japanese business culture and practices
  • Corporate development and/or financial experience
  • Formal Investment Due Diligence experience
  • Master’s Degree or MBA

 

Location: Virtual working style: 80% work from home, 20% in office in Mountain View, CA

Travel: Domestic travel on East Coast 20-25%, International travel to Japan 5%.

Type: Fulltime

 

Submit resumes to

Yusuf Roashan



Company Information

OSI Engineering is a leading talent acquisition and services company, building powerful IT and Engineering development teams to meet speed-to-market demands across the US. We develop, implement and manage workforce solutions through every stage of the product lifecycle, from early application development through final production, delivering the highest-level technology professionals. Our capabilities include technical staff augmentation, managed service programs and resource planning solutions.

With over 20 years of experience, OSI’s technical expertise spans the software stack from the firmware layer up to the user interface. We deliver dynamic and diverse teams for IT Services, Networking Data Services, Cloud Infrastructure and Services, Big Data, Mobile Hardware and Applications, Internet of Things (IoT), Connected Car, Enterprise Information Security and Data Science. Our quality-focused approach to talent acquisition and services helps our clients successfully launch their concepts and products that change the world.

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Originally Posted : 5 months ago

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