Investment Professional - Technical Background / Berlin

Job description

Cherry Ventures is looking for a high-calibre Investment Professional with a strong technical background.
Our fund is run by experienced entrepreneurs with the entrepreneur in mind. We invest in industry-defining tech companies. We are looking for a Software Developer or Data Scientist who is extremely driven, analytical and has a good sense of humour.


 Your Tasks

  • Find, research and invest in the best early-stage companies and founders in Europe

  • Autonomously support and conduct investment due diligence by analyzing data and tech stacks, leading market research, conducting customer diligence calls and authoring investment memos

  • Facilitate and lead our internal discussions around investment decisions

  • Bring in your functional or industry knowledge to help our portfolio companies thrive in any way possible and develop deep sector or thematic expertise

  • Contribute to building a world-class early-stage venture capital fund by taking on responsibility for various initiatives ranging from representing Cherry at high profile events to developing content or hosting meet-ups to building internal tools and infrastructure

Requirements

  • Software Engineering Degree
  • Minimum 3-year relevant professional work experience as a Developer or Data Scientist in a start-up environment
  • Solid technical understanding and strong intuition for tech products. Product development or UX/UI skills are a big plus

  • Strong analytical background, extremely well-versed in working with numbers and data

  • In-depth understanding of the European startup ecosystem and huge curiosity for early-stage companies

  • Living a couple of years in the future and have a good sense for what’s happening next in the industry


We want to know who you are and how you think. Please share your GitHub profile or equivalent alongside your CV.


Cherry Ventures embraces diversity and equal opportunity. We are highly committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills.


To all recruitment agencies: Cherry VC does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, employees or any other organization location. Cherry Ventures is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.