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Strategy & Operations Manager
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:
This is an exciting opportunity to make a big impact on the direction of the Public Safety organization at RapidSOS. As the Strategy & Operations Manager for the Public Safety team, you will support leadership by keeping the rhythm of execution humming and removing any obstacles that may arise along the way. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is motivated by solving challenging problems and enabling the team to improve efficiency and thus outcomes.
What you’ll do:
Drive the Public Safety quarterly goal setting process and foster alignment across the public safety functions
Define key priorities and translate them into comprehensive plans
Continuously look for opportunities to improve how the Public Safety team is operating and how the team is executing on their goals
Manage initiatives that focus on driving new projects, processes improvements and customer experience enhancements
Simultaneously develop and manage detailed roadmaps for multiple projects
Lead critical, strategic projects for the Public Safety team as needed
Analyze data, surface insights, summarize information, and identify business strategies that allow the team to improve execution and efficiency
What we’re looking for in our ideal candidate:
5+ years’ work experience in a strategic or analytical role, or experience supporting or advising executive teams
Able to shape end-to-end business programs with articulated missions, charters, performance criteria, and stakeholder buy-in
Adaptable, curious, and ready to embrace change in dynamic environments
A self-starter, motivated by continuously solving hard problems
Experience leading complex cross-functional projects and toggling between strategic and detail modes seamlessly
Experience working closely with senior executives and driving results with people at all levels
What we offer:
The chance to work with a passionate team on solving one of the largest challenges globally
Competitive salary and benefits and equity participation
A dynamic, flexible and fun start-up work environment with a highly talented team
If you're curious to learn more about RapidSOS, you can check out our full press list!
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If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!