We’re looking for an analyst to join the early stage consumer investment team at Redpoint. This person will help us find and evaluate investments and work closely with the early stage team. If you know anyone who is a recent grad, is passionate about technology and is looking to work hard and learn a ton, please send them our way. Details are below:
Redpoint Ventures is looking for a full-time analyst to join our investment team. As an analyst you will help us research and develop new investment themes and evaluate investment opportunities in technology startups. The position is full-time and based in Menlo Park.
Since 1999, the Redpoint team has been partnering with visionary founders who create new markets or redefine existing ones. Redpoint invests in seed, early and growth stages, with a focus on companies providing new distribution platforms, next gen media and media distribution business, infrastructure technologies for data processing, and companies focused on enterprise, cloud and mobile.
The ideal candidates for Analysts:
- Have an outstanding academic track record.
- Are enthusiastic about technology, startups and entrepreneurship.
- Are self motivated and driven to succeed.
- Exhibit great communication skills.
To apply, please email a copy of your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please put “(Your Name) : Analyst Application” as the subject line. In lieu of a cover letter, please respond to the following questions in the body of your email:
Give us a two or three sentence summary about your background.
Tell us about a specific accomplishment from your background that explains how you fit with our candidate description above.
Tell us about a startup we haven’t invested in yet but should. What do you think is the biggest risk to the investment?