Omidyar Technology Ventures is a Silicon Valley-based venture capital firm created and solely funded by eBay founder, technologist, and philanthropist Pierre Omidyar. Guided by a team of experienced investment managers, the firm is a traditionally structured early stage venture fund with a focus on commercial technology innovation and entrepreneurs across a variety of market categories.
The Investment Associate position is a two-year role for someone early in his or her career. The ideal candidate will be someone who is intellectually curious, loves startups, and has a few years of experience in the technology industry. This role is designed for someone without an MBA and no more than five years of work experience (and preferably 2-3 years).
The Investment Associate is primarily responsible for reviewing prospective companies and performing research / competitive analysis / due diligence. They will be working with the partnership to identify and review early stage prospects.