About the Harvard Innovation Labs: The Harvard Innovation Labs (HIL) is a unique collaboration and education space designed to foster entrepreneurship and innovation across the Harvard University community. The Harvard Innovation Labs consists of three programs:
The i-lab is available to all current students from any Harvard school who are looking to explore innovation and entrepreneurship at any stage. The i-lab provides all the physical and intellectual resources needed to develop and grow startups, including co-working space, advising, office hours with industry experts, workshops, the Venture Incubation Program (VIP), and the President's Innovation Challenge (PIC), an annual student (and select alumni) venture competition.
Launch Lab X (LLX)is a nine-month accelerator for 15 Harvard alumni ventures. Housed inside the i-lab, the program commences every September and culminates in May with the LLX track of the President's Innovation Challenge. Applications are accepted from all over the world and open to any alum from any school.
The Pagliuca Harvard Life Lab is a shared laboratory space for high-potential life sciences and biotech startups founded by Harvard faculty, alumni, students, and postdoctoral scholars. The 15,000-square-foot facility has 36 lab workbenches and 50 co-working spaces, conference rooms and kitchen.
Harvard Business School is unable to provide visa sponsorship for this position.
Salary Grade: 057
Union: 00 - Non Union, Exempt or Temporary
Bachelor's degree and at least 5 years of relevant experience
Master's degree preferred
Key skills required include analysis, statistics, and ability to present data in a variety of forms for different audiences; fluency in Excel and PowerPoint.
Familiarity with business intelligence and data analysis tools such as Tableau, R, Google Analytics Python, and SQL
Comfortable in an entrepreneurial organization.
Creative problem solver, self-starter and proven ability to anticipate needs.
A results-oriented team player with the ability to work collaboratively with others.
A good listener with high energy and drive.
Must possess superior communications with high creativity, energy, integrity, thoughtful judgment and decision making
Ability to work independently in a fast-based, multi-project environment.
Excellent relationship-building skills
Alignment with the values of HUIT: User-focused, Collaborative, Innovative, Open.
Experience with the specialized needs presented in an academic environment.
Familiar with Agile Methodologies (SCRUM/Kanban)
Competency with MS Office Suite of tools (O365)
General understanding of cloud based SAAS models
Experience working in a university setting preferred
The position requires solid project management competencies, a high level of organization and deadline orientation as well as problem-solving skills.
Knowledge of information technology applications, processes, software and equipment
Demonstrated team performance skills, service mindset approach, and the ability to act
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 51156BR
About Harvard University Business School
Harvard University is devoted to excellence in teaching, learning, and research, and to developing leaders in many disciplines who make a difference globally. The University, which is based in Cambridge and Boston, Massachusetts, has an enrollment of over 20,000 degree candidates, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. Harvard has more than 360,000 alumni around the world. The University has twelve degree-granting Schools in addition to the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, offering a truly global education. Established in 1636, Harvard is the oldest institution of higher education in the United States.