VC Associate @ Bain Capital in Boston, MA

We are looking for an exceptional person to join our team as an Associate working with our healthcare investing team in Boston.  The position is available for an immediate or summer 2020 start.  This Associate will join our healthcare team, which focuses on early-to-growth stage companies in healthcare information technology and healthcare services. We are specifically looking for exceptional candidates who have 2-4 years of experience in management consulting, banking, investing, and/or operating roles in a technology-driven company and have an excellent academic record from an undergraduate school. Candidates with prior experience in healthcare or a healthcare related field and have demonstrated an interest in the healthcare industry broadly will be given preference. Candidates must be entrepreneurial, creative, self-starters with strong commercial instincts and outstanding interpersonal and analytical skills.


Associates focus on investments in early-to-growth stage companies within their respective sectors.  They are key team members, working directly with our Principals, Partners and Managing Directors. 

It’s a multi-faceted role spanning every aspect of how we deploy our investment dollars, including:

  • Sourcing investment opportunities – Associates play a key role in meeting and evaluating potential investment opportunities.  This could mean going to conferences, demo days, and meet-ups. Associates are expected to become a real part of the entrepreneurial ecosystem and to develop relationships with outstanding entrepreneurs.
  • Evaluating the merits of potential investments – Associates own and drive the investment evaluation process and work with the lead partner to assess industry attractiveness, competitive dynamics and risks, customer trends, etc. His/her efforts will be critical to shaping our investment decisions.
  • Working with portfolio companies on an on-going basis – The real work begins after we make the investment. Associates will have opportunities to partner closely with portfolio companies and help our founders with hiring, add-on M&A, business development, fund-raising and more.


Come learn from some of the best venture and growth capital investors in the business!  Bain Capital Ventures is the venture and growth equity affiliate of Bain Capital, and we invest in enterprise-focused technologies and healthcare companies across varied stages, sectors and geographies.  Potential investment sizes range from $1 million seed rounds to $100 million growth equity checks. 

We have an active portfolio of more than 100 portfolio companies, and our culture, capabilities and track record are built by helping founders and startups go-to-market.  We believe our access to Fortune 1000 executives is deeper than any other firm and, due to the unmatched global network of Bain Capital, we spend a significant amount of time helping our portfolio companies tap into opportunities in that ecosystem.  BCV maintains offices in Boston, New York City and San Francisco. With over $5 billion under management, we are currently investing from a $650 million fund along with a $250 million co-investment vehicle.” 


Check us out at to meet our investors and learn more about our portfolio companies, or follow us at @BainCapVC. 

IF interested, please apply here.

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