Samsung Research America is seeking an entrepreneurial, collaborative and intellectually curious Analyst to join our Technology Strategy team. Based in Mountain View, Samsung Research America (SRA) develops next generation technologies in Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision, Security, VR/AR, IoT, Robotics and FinTech.
As a member of the Technology Strategy team, you will work closely with senior leadership and research labs to drive innovation, influence potential market opportunities and collaborate with academic institutions, start-ups, venture partners and leading companies in Silicon Valley.
The Strategy Analyst’s role will help identify and drive “the next big thing” initiatives that supplement the transformational research conducted at SRA. Projects include identifying new technology use cases, developing business cases and product roadmaps, building key industry partnerships, and detailing competitive analysis and industry trends. Our thought leadership is anchored by comprehensive diligence and robust data analytics with high visibility among senior management.
Duties and Responsibilities
Lead cross-functional teams to execute the vision of technology research to new solutions, products and use cases
Drive strategic initiatives with academic research institutes to execute joint ventures and collaborative projects
Build and deliver project roadmaps, go-to market strategies, and executive presentations on emerging technologies and products of technology
Influence the future direction and product development at SRA research labs
Determine resource allocation for R&D efforts at SRA through a data-driven approach
Background and Experience Required
Bachelor’s degree in economics, business or quantitative discipline
0-3 years of experience in business and technology, with experience in business strategy, market research and competitive analysis
Experience from a top-tier consulting firm, financial institution or a leading technology company
Knowledge of emerging technologies in multiple verticals
Skills and Attributes
Passionate about emerging technologies and finding “the next big thing”
A fast learner with an entrepreneurial attitude and a keen eye for design
A self-motivated critical thinker with the ability to execute at a high level
Excellent communicator with the ability to explain the business implications of new technologies
Technical knowledge of market trends and emerging technologies