Technology Lead – Riyadh Based
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia SALARY: 30,000 AED - 40,000 AED PER: Month TERM: Permanent
Position Overview: As the technology leader, you will play a critical role in our mid-stage deep technology fund. The primary responsibility of this role is to vet technology and innovation at numerous start-ups before making investment decisions. Additionally, as active investors, our goal is to partner with start-ups, support their growth, build a global presence, and scale their products. Your expertise in technology, AI-based products, and experience in working with emerging markets will be instrumental in driving our investment strategies and portfolio success.
- Deep Understanding of Technology: Possess a strong technical acumen and a deep understanding of cutting-edge technologies and their applications across various industries. Critical thinking and know how of difficult/ deep technology
- Tech Diligence and Start-up Vetting: Lead the technology due diligence process for potential investments in start-ups. Evaluate their technology stack, product roadmap, and technological scalability.
- AI-Based Products Experience: Utilize your experience in AI-based products to identify start-ups with high growth potential and transformative technologies.
- Team Building and Mentorship: Build and mentor a dedicated technology team within Eastbridge Capital to support due diligence efforts and provide ongoing technical support to portfolio start-ups.
- Hands-on Project Work: Demonstrate hands-on expertise by actively participating in technical projects, providing guidance, and ensuring successful implementation.
- Strategic Collaboration with Start-ups: Collaborate with entrepreneurs and start-up teams to develop and execute technology-driven growth strategies, supporting them in building a global presence.
- Idea to MVP to Productization: Guide start-ups in transforming ideas into Minimum Viable Products (MVPs) and provide strategic advice on productization and market scaling.
- Experience with HW/Embedded Systems: Leverage your experience in hardware/embedded systems to evaluate and advise start-ups in relevant domains.
- Knowledge of Emerging Technologies: Stay updated on emerging technologies and assess their potential impact on our investment strategies.
- Experience in Emerging Markets/Countries: Utilize your experience in working with emerging markets and countries to identify promising start-ups with regional relevance and global potential.
- Scaling Companies and Revenue Growth: Provide technology-related insights and support to help start-ups scale their businesses and drive revenue growth from core products.
- Startup Interaction Experience: Utilize your previous experience with start-ups and venture capital funds to establish strong relationships with portfolio start-ups, providing guidance and support.
Qualifications and Experience:
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field. A Master's degree is a plus.
- Proven track record in technology due diligence, start-up vetting, and investment decision-making.
- Extensive experience in AI-based product development and implementation.
- Strong understanding of hardware/embedded systems and relevant industry experience.
- Demonstrated ability to build, mentor, and manage high-performing technology teams.
- Experience in strategic planning, project management, and execution of technology-driven initiatives.
- Familiarity with emerging technologies and trends in the technology industry.
- Experience working in emerging markets/countries and scaling companies in such environments.
- Previous experience in interacting with start-ups and supporting their growth is preferred.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with stakeholders at all levels.
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POSTED: 25 Sep 2023 JOB ID: ZC-TECHLEAD