Innovation Curator/Technologist/Architect in Residence

iterate.ai - San Jose, CA

Full-time

ABOUT ITERATE

In today’s business landscape the pace of technology is set by the likes of Google, Amazon, Facebook, and Apple. As a result, enterprises have to become agile and fast innovators in order to create value and maintain their competitive advantage. Iterate’s AI-powered innovation platform and integrated offerings overcome the barriers to rapid innovation by bringing together executive innovators and 300,000+ entrepreneurs from around the world seeking unique solutions to their digital challenges. Iterate is a win-win solution for enterprises and startups alike:

  • For enterprise, members,Iterate.ai is where they go to solve their digital challenges by discovering, prototyping, and adopting advanced tech solutions that fundamentally change their business operations.
  • For startups, Iterate.ai allows them to showcase their digital solutions and to connect with executives looking to integrate emerging technologies into their business.

We at iterate strongly believe all team members must embrace the values of a startup culture and have experience working with large enterprises: https://www.iterate.ai/beliefs

JOB PURPOSE

Candidates are expected to discover, evaluate start-up technologies based on the needs of the clients. They are expected to build strong relationships with startups and enterprise executive teams. Posses the ability to articulate very complex large software systems to executive management from various enterprises. Should have the ability to provide executive education in various emerging technology content areas such as blockchains, artificial intelligence, IOT etc.

The candidate is expected to understand the current and legacy system designs of various corporations and evolve them into next-generation platforms by plugging in startup technologies. Help green light the project by articulating financial value. The candidate may be expected perform venture analysis on any given startup, interview startup founders, and filter startups as appropriate.

Ability to do market research on any given industry space (Ex. deep learning market size, landscape), create presentations and articulate actionable concepts to various enterprise executives.

Qualifications:

  • Excellent Communication skills, able to articulate deep concepts to large groups of executive stakeholders.
  • At least 8 years experience in Digital Transformation or consulting or software development.
  • Bachelor's degree in Information Systems or related field along with an MBA
  • Prior software experience.
  • Prior domain knowledge in retail, media, insurance or pharmaceutical businesses and their best practices on digital.
  • Prior experience working with a startup or startups in the areas of venture capital, incubation, acceleration.
  • Prior experience in analyzing startups, financing structures, and product market fit is a plus.
  • Should possess the passion for startups and its operating cultures.
  • Excellent technical writing skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to spot technology trends and opportunities and connect the dots.
  • Highly flexible and a team player.
  • Strong attention to detail.

Job Type: Full-time