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Future CEO AI Assisted Hardware Design Startup (“Jarvis PRD”)

Pioneer Square Labs II

Pioneer Square Labs II

Software Engineering, Other Engineering, Design, Data Science
Seattle, WA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, May 17, 2023

Location: Seattle, WA (or Remote)

About Pioneer Square Labs:

Pioneer Square Labs (PSL) is a premier startup studio and early-stage venture capital fund focused on fostering the next generation of technology companies. PSL Studio collaborates with exceptional entrepreneurs to develop ideas from scratch, validate them, and build venture-scale companies. Over the past five years, PSL has successfully spun out nearly 30 businesses. We are continuously seeking extraordinary individuals to build with us.

About This Role:

Tony Stark once said, "Sometimes you gotta run before you can walk." As the field of hardware development and artificial intelligence continues to rapidly evolve, there lies a monumental opportunity to make a significant impact on the way we create the physical products that make up the world. Jarvis PRD is harnessing AI technology to revolutionize how product requirements and hardware design processes are approached. We are seeking a resilient, adaptable, and experienced founder or early-stage startup leader to join us as a Future CEO / Entrepreneur in Residence. This role offers an unparalleled opportunity to shape the future of the hardware development industry and truly leave your mark.

Your role will entail building and scaling Jarvis PRD, drawing from your past experiences, market research, our team's pilot programs, and in-house expertise. You'll be developing and launching a groundbreaking product, navigating the challenges and opportunities of innovation in a dynamic, evolving field.

This role is ideal for candidates with a strong background in product development, hardware design tools and technology, AI, or project management, with a passion for taking companies from ideation to realization. If you're excited about leading a groundbreaking revolution and making a tangible impact, we invite you to join our journey.

Roles & Responsibilities:
  • Define a clear and compelling vision for the business
  • Develop an actionable strategy for product launch and market penetration based on market research and user insights.
  • Advocate for end-users to ensure a seamless and exceptional product experience.
  • Build relationships with key industry stakeholders (e.g., customers, partners, , helping them understand and meet their product requirements management needs.
  • Collaborate with product development teams to create an ideal product experience, leveraging user feedback and AI insights.
  • Utilize financial models and projections to support the product development and go-to-market strategies.
  • Oversee core business operations including product and team development, growth strategies, and ensuring optimal product-market fit.
  • Optimize business operations through accurate forecasting and implementation of cutting-edge tools and technology.
  • Cultivate a world-class team environment and culture, assisting with hiring, training, and general management.
Preferred Qualifications & Prior Experience:
  • Proven track record as a founder or leader in an early-stage company, preferably within the hardware development or AI industry.
  • Experience in fundraising, either as a founder or early employee.
  • Demonstrated success in building operational processes and high-performing teams.
  • Proficiency in B2B marketing, sales, and operations, especially in a tech-focused environment.
  • Passion for solving complex problems in the hardware or product design industry.
  • Relevant understanding of AI, LLMs, or machine learning applications highlighting the ability to utilize these technologies in the development of groundbreaking products.
  • Demonstrable experience in product development or project management, with a special focus on leveraging AI and hardware technology to drive innovation and efficiency.
To Apply:

If you're an entrepreneurial leader poised to redefine the landscape of product requirements and hardware design through AI, we encourage you to apply. Please submit your resume along with a cover letter that outlines your qualifications and your interest in the role. We're excited about the prospect of collaborating with you to propel Jarvis PRD towards success.