Manager, Technology Strategy
Samsung Research America (SRA) plays a pivotal role in developing the next generation of discovery in software, user experience and services for future products that can enrich the consumer’s life. The Technology Strategy team at SRA is looking for talented individuals that who want to be at the forefront of technology exploration and innovation.
As a member of the Technology Strategy team, you will work closely with our research labs to drive innovation, advise potential market opportunities and help facilitate partnerships and collaborations with academic institutions, start-ups, venture partners and leading companies in Silicon Valley.
The Strategy team’s contribution to the fundamental research being done at Samsung Research America includes developing business cases and product roadmaps, sourcing and building key industry partnerships, detailing competitive analysis and industry models. Our thought leadership is anchored by detailed diligence and robust data analytics.
The team works across all labs at Samsung Research America including advanced research in mobile, computer vision, artificial intelligence, 5G and next generation communications, payments, digital health etc.
Duties and Responsibilities
Define new product visions for the fundamental research labs at SRA
Build business cases and go-to-market strategies for emerging technologies and products
Lead cross-functional teams to execute the application of fundamental research to new solutions, products and use cases
Through a data intense approach, determine resource allocation for R&D efforts at SRA
Background and Experience Required
3+ years of experience in tech corporate development, top-tier consulting or banking
Deep knowledge of emerging technologies in multiple verticals
Master (or higher) degree in computer science and/or EE, MBA or equivalent experience
Prior experience in the software industry is a plus
Skills and Attributes
Deep technical knowledge of market trends, innovation and technologies
A self-motivated critical thinker with the ability to execute at a high level
Charismatic communicator with strong leadership skills