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Senior Associate
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Locations
Cambridge, MA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Creativity
Research
Requirements
  • Strong alignment with The Engine's mission to enable Tough Tech entrepreneurs to create world-changing companies
  • Empathy for the entrepreneurial journey and ability to build trust and drive results with entrepreneurs and Engine teammates
  • Dedicated team player committed to collaboration
  • Superior communication, listening and critical thinking skills
  • Comfortable with diverse engineering and scientific disciplines
  • Outstanding mental agility, adaptability, creativity and problem-solving skills
  • Strong analytical skills, both qualitative and quantitative
  • Graduate degree in a scientific/technical/business field
Responsibilities
  • Develop and maintain a broad network of researchers and entrepreneurs to increase deal flow, support diligence efforts and expand The Engine's internal capabilities
  • Perform business and technical diligence on new investment opportunities and produce investment memos
  • Work with Partners to structure investments in Tough Tech startups
  • Support the portfolio of companies post investment as they grow their teams, consider strategic priorities, develop business models, and raise follow-on capital
  • Represent The Engine and our mission and advocate for Tough Tech in the startup and academic ecosystems
  • Be flexible to take on new responsibilities as they arise, to enable goals across the fund, The Engine Program, and The Engine Network
Desired Qualifications
  • 5+ years of relevant work experience with a demonstration of entrepreneurial activity in industry, research, or a combination of both. Direct experience in a Tough Tech startup is a plus
The Engine

11-50 employees

Startup accelerator for breakthrough science
Company Overview
The Engine backs founders solving the world’s biggest problems through the convergence of breakthrough science, engineering, and leadership. The Engine's mission is to accelerate a Tough Tech company's journey from ideation to commercialization by providing access to a unique combination of investment, infrastructure, and community.
Benefits
  • A mission-driven work environment and team, and the opportunity to work with world-class Tough Tech founders
  • Competitive compensation based on experience
  • Health, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • 401k matching