Are you an innovative and strategic thinker?
Do you want to drive strategies using your lean-start up, design-thinking, and product development experience?
Innovation at Dura-Line is a core part of our culture, and we aim to establish an environment in which it can systematically be fostered and integrated into everything we do. Dura-Line has a role for you, where you can go beyond of what you know and consistently learn, where you can think about the future and its impact globally, where you question and push boundaries, and be resourceful when you want to explore new ideas, solve ambiguous problems, and build a network….
Our Innovation and Ventures team is recruiting for a Global Innovation Strategist in Silicon Valley, California to help us shape the future of the company through networking, technology investments, partnerships development, all while analyzing data and trends to compile business cases, economic models, and manage innovation-related projects from beginning to end. We are looking for someone that wants to foster in an environment where we have a culture of innovation with a bias for action, and where we’re continuously seeking customer centric opportunities.
In this exciting role, you will develop launch-plans that will incorporate feedback loops for easier implementation and scaling of new ventures into our corporation or as spinouts. You will be a key contributor in supporting & helping accelerate innovation scouting initiatives for venture investments, startup partnerships and handovers, while working alongside cross-functional stakeholders to ensure rapid engagements while analyzing start-up deal flow to understand imminent disruptions and identify tech acceleration opportunities. Strong familiarity in data analytics and machine learning for back-end analytics with an interest/experience for IoT and Smart Cities will help you make strides in this role.
To hit the ground running, Design Thinking & Lean-startup methodology experience combined with product management experience will be the best formula to help you understand the competitive landscape and build new ventures through minimum viable business’ and go-to-market strategies for the business unit. You will contribute to product development life-cycles/sprints, including gathering and prioritizing product and customer requirements, defining the product vision and navigate product management partnerships with Product Innovation Team to ensure new products or product enhancements are available to meet customers project needs globally.
Check out our Innovation and Ventures initiatives at https://www.orbia.com/innovation/
We are looking for a business strategist, problem-solver entrepreneur that can use their design thinking methodology background to drive change while building relationships and partnerships in the technology-based, transformative industries, and start-up companies. You will be responsible for analyzing, coordinating, and driving global innovation initiatives that will generate future revenue streams, and get a chance to solve key business challenges to drive new growth and value opportunities across a swiftly dynamic and innovative business environment. You will leverage your critical thinking and sharp problem-solving skills to support the design and execution of new solutions while and creating and using processes to screen companies for potential investments.
Outstanding communication skills are required to ensure the continuous evolution of service and customer-centric opportunities. You will get a chance to collaborate with global business leaders and internal stakeholders on cross-functional growth initiatives across Orbia and Dura-Line… this team is committed to driving profitable growth & innovation across the company. You need to be able to translate complex ideas and express them in a concise and simple way to ensure clear understanding. Passion is in every role we do; we need an enthusiastic person that can work with global teams, has intellectual curiosity, and has a passion for the mission.
In this role, you need to bring your customer-centric and open-minded approach to solving business and analytical problems and use your creative and innovative thinking process for design development and strategic planning. You will have to imagine past current business models and technology boundaries to see what is possible so a good understanding of the competitive landscape, market dynamics/trends, and strong track record in both quantitative and qualitative analysis and data-driven research is needed.
We offer 401k with 6% company match in addition to a multi-tier benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision) that you can tailor for yourself and dependents which includes Employer paid Short-Term Disability, Long-Term Disability, & Life Insurance. We also offer a paid parental leave, tuition reimbursement, company holidays, paid time off, career development opportunities, and many other benefits in a collaborative culture that focuses on innovation & teamwork.
We offer you freedom, empowerment, and a pathway to leave a legacy. We will invest in your skills and development while you dream big and seek innovative opportunities and initiatives, can you imagine developing new capabilities that enable Dura-Line to build its own “innovation muscle”? We are looking for someone to design roadmaps and build data-driven solutions… If this sounds like you, apply today!
Dura-Line is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in the federal E-Verify program to verify the work eligibility of all new hires.
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