Venture Architect G4A Ventures

San Francisco, CA, United States
Jun 13, 2018
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Full time
Your tasks and responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of this role, Venture Architect G4A Ventures, are to:

  • Manage the go-to-market strategy and the venture build and the scale-up plan;
  • Maintain the coordination throughout all phases of the venture design acting as a sparring partner to the rest of the venture team members;
  • Optimize the work dynamics applying Agile and Lean methodology when appropriate;
  • Support the head of G4A Ventures, leading the digital health venture team on a daily basis, adhering to strict deadlines and ensuring an optimal integration of the different contributions of the venture team members;
  • Support the product build from the ethnographic research to the development of prototypes and a minimal viable product;
  • Support the business model assessment and the build-up of the economic models;
  • Contribute to the development of new Digital Health ventures around the solution ideas as any other member of the venture team;
  • As part of G4A, G4A Ventures develops new business opportunities in Digital Health. Join G4A Ventures now and become a market shaper to advance people's lives.

Who you are

Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:

Required Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Business, or a related field, with at least twelve years of business experience; or
  • Bachelor's Degree with at least fifteen years of business experience;
  • At least three years of working experience as a Venture Architect in different industries, ideally including digital health;
  • Proven track record of successful build-up of businesses in different industries, ideally including digital health;
  • Possess a solid understanding on design thinking and human centric design methods;
  • Proven track record of managing successful innovative projects;
  • Must have a solid understanding of the Pharmaceutical/Consumer Health value chain;
  • Experience with agile development models and testing;
  • Experience in working in and leading multicultural, cross-functional teams;
  • Strong communication skills and proven track record in senior management presentations;
  • Passionate, flexible, perseverance, strategic intrapreneur, proactive creative thinker, determined, able to manage ad hoc situations, high mobility, and an overall dynamic individual with a passion for Life Science, Digital Health and technological advancements to improve human life.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree in Engineering, Science or Design.

Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans

Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.

Country: United States
Location: CA-San Francisco