Embark Ventures is an LA-based, early-stage venture capital fund focused on “deep tech” (companies with proprietary technology which provides a defensible competitive advantage). Our entrepreneurs are focused on transforming multi-billion dollar industries in areas including cyber-security, autonomy (robotics/AI/ML), health-tech, and advanced manufacturing/materials.
We are hiring an Analyst/Associate to work with the two Founding Managing Partners to help with:
Review incoming pitch decks from startups
Conduct diligence on the companies and market – heavily technology focused as well as market landscape, competition, and team
Research and build reports on critical industries of interest such as cybersecurity, robotics, AI/ML, 3D printing, etc
Build full diligence reports for companies we are seriously considering for investment
Find new startups mainly through building relationships with university research groups
Criteria for this candidate include:
Strong work ethic
Ability to work independently and pro-actively
Deep curiosity and interest in learning about a broad range of technologies and industries
Technical undergraduate degree REQUIRED (Engineering, CompSci, Physics)
Ideally looking for candidates with experience in multi-disciplinary areas such as Engineering/CompSci plus Biology/Chemistry/Materials
Exceptional academic performance
Priority given to graduates from established technical/engineering schools such as MIT, CalTech, Stanford, etc.