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Generalist Global Partnerships Summer Intern
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Public Policy
  • The successful candidate understands how to assess global markets, interacting with internal and external stakeholders, and/or developing strategic plans. You have interest in shaping public policy for new markets and/or certifying new technologies. You are interested in cultivating industry-to-industry relationships, partnerships, and associated activities (eg, engaging new partners, sharing strategic vision, negotiating)
  • In this role, the candidate must have strong business acumen and ability to engage senior executives and high-level government officials. You are a self-starter, well organized, flexible, and motivated to grow our business
  • You have worked on various aviation, automotive, or other technology and/or transportation-related company/entity
  • You have hands-on experience integrating complex systems and solving associated problems
  • You have a strong and applied knowledge of complex business processes, relationship management, and other business-related capabilities
  • You have lead teams who achieved strategic and tactical business goals
  • You are a highly motivated, self starting individual with a broad set of skills and never afraid of facing complex technical challenges
  • You are a solution oriented individual with a strong analytical mindset
  • You have strong communication skills and can easily tailor your communications to suit the audience
  • You can adapt quickly or propose changes needed to achieve early results in a timely fashion
  • You embrace challenges and take commitments and deliver results within reasonable expectations
  • You are a positive team player
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the U.S
  • Must live in the US at both the time of application AND at the time the internship begins
  • Must be either a rising Junior, Senior or Graduate student in college
  • Must have a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.0, transcripts are required
  • Must be an enrolled student at both the time of application AND at the time the internship begins
  • Must be able to work 40 hours a week for 12 weeks (full-time 3 months)
  • Must be able to work pacific standard time (PST)
  • Identify and analyze global developments that are relevant to the Company's business interests and engage key internal and external stakeholders to develop company strategies based on these global developments
  • Support the development and execution of advocacy strategies to influence legislation, regulation and other public policies of strategic interest to the Company in key jurisdictions
  • Partner closely with Company executives and other business partners to inform policy positions and ensure that advocacy and goals are aligned with the company's business priorities and values
  • Support the development of company strategies and priorities for managing engagements with industry partners, local resources, and third parties to deliver on company objectives
  • Support the development and execution of strategies to identify/source, engage, vet, negotiate with and ultimately close strategic technical partners in support of Wisk needs
  • Support internal coordination and management of strategic technical partnerships through close collaboration with Engineering, Supply Chain, Legal, Marketing, and other internal stakeholders
  • Support the development, issuance, and management of Requests for Information, Request for Proposals and other external-facing solicitations
  • Support the negotiation of sophisticated technical contracts, specifically focusing on intellectual property ownership, fee payments, etc
Desired Qualifications
  • You are familiar with aviation and/or have a technical degree

201-500 employees

Urban air-mobility company
Company Overview
Wisk’s mission is to provide safe everyday flight for everyone through their aircrafts and services which are centered around the highest aviation safety standards. The company has built an industry-leading autonomy platform on proven aviation systems with autopilot, precision navigation, and data links augmented with Wisk’s proprietary and decision-making logic software.
  • 100% paid employee medical, dental, & vision benefits, plus generous cost-sharing for spouse/dependent coverage
  • 401(k) plan with 50% employer matching
  • 9/80 alternative work schedule with every other Friday off
  • Commuter benefits & Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Flexible time off to maintain a healthy work-life balance, plus 10 paid holidays per year
  • Quarterly wellness stipend to help maintain a healthy lifestyle
  • Annual company match for charitable giving
  • Communications allowance
  • Education assistance and flight lesson subsidy
  • Free electric vehicle charge stations at HQ
  • Daily catered lunch in Wisk facilities
Company Core Values
  • Make a difference
  • Inspire Innovation
  • Be Empowered
  • Bring People In
  • Lead with Safety