Emerging Technology Researcher

Less than 5 years experience  • 

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 03/20/18
San Francisco, CA
Less than 5 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 03/20/18

Job Responsibilities: 

  • Conduct research and analysis across developing and emerging technologies
  • Ensure the CEO is well versed and ahead of the key and relevant technology trends
  • Network with innovators, technology leaders, and the greater tech community
  • Establish research frameworks to provide independent commentary, evaluations, forecasts, and opinions around various technologies, along with the relevant factors/risks that will drive market adoption/growth in such sectors
  • Develop and contribute to market maps used to examine emerging technologies and their ecosystems
  • Utilize proprietary Okta data, 3rd-party data, the internet, academic white papers, public and private company research notes, etc. to inform and develop actionable analysis
  • Write and edit research reports
  • Maintain and update research information resources
  • Work closely with CEO to identify data that supports your research and insights
  • Develop and manage relationships with both client and non-client industry professionals to help support primary research efforts


  • BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Science related field
  • 3-5 years of experience working with Technology or Research 
  • INTENSELY passionate about emerging technology
  • Critical thinker
  • Detail focused / analytical mindset
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
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