Strategic Partnership Associate

Mountain View, CA, US

Job Description / Skills Required

Aera Technology is the Cognitive Automation company that makes business agility happen. We deliver the first scalable digital platform that integrates with existing systems to make and execute business decisions in real time. In the era of digital acceleration, Aera helps enterprises around the world transform how they respond to the ever-changing environment.
As the Strategic Partnership Associate for Aera Technology, you will be a key stakeholder and voice of Aera for our partner program and to help build our partner ecosystem.  You will lead business-critical analyses and generate insights for the growing channel that will spearhead projects to deliver Aera’s platform to the world's best-known companies.   The candidate for this position will be detail-oriented, self-motivated, well organized, have a learning mindset, and have analytical and problem-solving skills to succeed in a lean, results-oriented, and fast-paced environment.
Our ideal candidate will be located in the SF Bay Area, but open to remote candidates within the US


    • Develop and scale all elements of the partner program to successfully onboard, enable and manage our partners
    • Partner with customer success to enhance and scale partner enablement capabilities, such as our partner training and demo environments
    • Lead and support strategic projects and initiatives of global partnerships organization (e.g. run pilots to test new partnership models, etc.)
    • Support partnership qualification process, for global consulting, tech, and data partnerships
    • Develop and deploy partner ops processes and tools to track partnership performance on a regular basis, in conjunction with regional partnership and GTM organizations
    • Participate in and support partnership management cadence, including weekly/monthly cadence with key partners and driving joint agenda
    • Responsible for presenting and demoing Aera in front of partners; supports sales cycle as needed

About You

    • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent education and experience
    • 2-4 years of experience in top-tier management consulting, technology, or startups 
    • Preference for individuals who have Technology or Data Analytics experience 
    • Ownership mindset and drive
    • Project leadership and management, following through execution
    • High energy and enthusiasm
    • Ability to build trust-based relationships
    • Strong influencing skills
    • Strong communication and presentation skills
    • Conceptual and analytical problem solving
    • Data and analytics savvy

Perks and Benefits

      • Stock Options:  We believe every Aera employee should have a stake in our future success
      • Medical:  Benefits provided through your choice of Aetna PPO, Aetna HDHP, or, for California-based team members, Kaiser
      • Dental: No monthly cost to employee through Delta Dental
      • Vision: No monthly cost to employee through VSP
      • 401K and Employee Contributions:  Employees can contribute to: 401(k) plan (Traditional/Roth) Life Insurance Health Savings Account (HSA) Flexible Savings Account (FSA) Supplemental Life Insurance Plan Short-term Disability Commuter Benefit Program
      • Learning and Development: You’ll have access to professional development content through Udemy, our online learning platform. Udemy offers thousands of courses to help you learn new skills – whether for your professional development or your personal interests
      • Employee Referral Program:  Earn cash when your referrals get hired!
      • Events and Extras:  We work hard and get things done, but we also value the importance of having fun: office outings; birthday celebrations; holiday parties; weekly in-office lunches, and more
      • Paid Time Off:  To give our best and live a well-balanced life, we need to take time off for rest, relaxation and rejuvenation. Here at Aera, we offer flexible paid time off. In addition, we have 10 paid holidays each year
      • Snacks: When you’re working from the office, you’ll have access to our fully stocked kitchen with a selection of snacks and beverages 
Note: We’re continuously re-evaluating these to offer the best for our Aeranauts, so these are subject to change for better
At Aera, our purpose is to enable a sustainable, efficient, and intelligent world with Cognitive Automation. Our Cognitive Operating System is increasingly used by the world's largest companies to fundamentally transform their organizations and how work is done.
If you share our passion for fundamentally transforming how people work — from people working machines, to machines working, guided by people, you’ve met your match. Headquartered in Mountain View, California, we're growing fast, with teams in Mountain View and San Francisco (California), Bucharest and Cluj-Napoca (Romania), Paris (France), Munich (Germany), London (UK), Pune, and Bangalore (India), Sydney (Australia) and Singapore.  So join us, and let’s build the future of work together!
Aera Technology is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Aera Technology will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
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