MBA Intern, Strategy & Operations (Summer) at RapidSOS
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MBA Intern, Strategy & Operations Intern
RapidSOS is hiring! Join an advanced emergency technology start-up in transforming emergency response for hundreds of millions of people globally.
In partnership with public safety, RapidSOS has created the world’s first emergency response data platform that securely links life-saving data from 350M+ connected devices directly to 911 and first responders in an emergency.
Through the platform, we’re providing intelligent data that supports over 4,800 Emergency Communications Centers, protecting 90%+ of people in the US, across 150 million emergencies annually.
Partnering with innovative companies recognized as RapidSOS Ready, we’re striving to reach everyone. Together, we’re empowering a faster and smarter response by sending first responders critical data like your exact location, real-time health information, and crash data. We’re united in our commitment to a safer, stronger future where technology and people work seamlessly together to save lives.
RapidSOS is backed by top venture capital firms and the former C-suite of Apple, AT&T, Verizon, Vodafone, Virgin Group, Lucent, Raytheon, the FCC, Harvard Data Initiative, and MIT.
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RapidSOS in the last 18 months:
Launch in multiple countries internationally
Doubled team size
Grew revenue 10x+
Managed 200M+ emergencies (on average 400K/day)
Helped save thousands of lives
What this role is about:
RapidSOS’s Summer Internship program is a full-time, fully immersive internship program designed to complement your education with real-world experience. This program will allow you to own key strategic initiatives across a rapidly growing start-up, working closely and cross-functionally with senior leaders throughout the company. This is an amazing opportunity to not only join a rising and dynamic startup but also make a measurable impact.
As an intern on our Public Safety team, you will own the development and execution of a regional strategy that drives engagement and success among our emergency communication centers. You will collaborate with a variety of teams, including Product, Engineering, the Office of the CEO, and Sales, to build a strategic and operational plan, analyze data and interpret findings, and present findings to senior leadership in order to improve emergency response. This position provides a unique opportunity to learn about the intricacies of tech & public safety and the intersection of the two.
What you’ll do:
Support RapidSOS in its growth and development by owning key strategic initiatives
Collaborate cross-functionally with senior leaders throughout the company
Participate in weekly intern programming and events
Conduct detailed research and analysis on variety of segments to support the growth of RapidSOS
Own a project (or multiple!) from start to finish
Assist the team with additional ad hoc projects
What we’d like to see in our ideal candidate:
Currently enrolled in an MBA program
Strong work ethic and ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
Ability to work collaboratively and independently, depending on the nature of the work
Highly self-motivated with tons of initiative
Ability and appetite to learn quickly in a fast-paced environment
Laser-sharp attention to detail and a high standard for excellence
No ego - our team believes in “purpose over pride” where no task is beneath us
Operates with urgency and thrives in a fast-paced and ever-changing work environment
What we offer:
The chance to work with a passionate team on solving one of the largest challenges globally
Dynamic, fun work environment with a highly talented team
The opportunity to make a measurable impact within a growing startup
If you're curious to learn more about RapidSOS, you can check out our full press list!
If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!