As a Strategy Lead, you will join and support a team of strategists dedicated to a small number of projects and investigations. You will be an integral part of the team as you work closely to better understand business and moonshot potential of relevant ideas and technologies. In this role, you will think through challenging problems and explore ambiguous path to find the best solutions that will set projects up for success. You will be directly involved in various projects and encouraged to approach them with rigor, creativity and critical thinking.
X is Alphabet’s moonshot factory where uncomfortably ambitious, world-changing new ideas are developed and taken out into the world. X projects have the potential to transform the lives of billions of people and make the world a radically better place. For X to be successful, we have to repeatedly turn breakthrough technology ideas into products that solve large problems in the world, and create meaningful businesses for Alphabet.
The Strategy Team at X is a team of strategists that are each dedicated to a small number of projects and investigations, and support them on questions that vary from how big is your market, all the way through to what is your business model, your 5 year plan and P&L. Our strategists view themselves as an integral part of the project team. They work shoulder to shoulder with them to better understand the business and moonshot potential of the relevant ideas and technologies, and help by quickly and collaboratively solving problems and challenges, and setting the project up for success in the real world.
About X, the moonshot factory
X creates radical new technologies to solve some of the world’s biggest problems. We develop uncomfortably ambitious, potentially world-changing new ideas such as self-driving cars, balloon-powered Internet and smart contact lenses. We’re a team of makers, entrepreneurs, engineers, designers and scientists with deep technical expertise who love the challenge of the seemingly impossible. X was formerly known as Google[x] and is part of Alphabet.
At X, we don't just accept difference - we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products and our community. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.
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