About the Company
Openwater is creating next-generation open-source medical technologies that can enable us to diagnose and treat potentially 100s of diseases with a single device . With this advancement comes the promise of treatment of debilitating diseases including cancer, mental disease, stroke, COVID/Long COVID and longevity treatments. We already have a trove of clinical data demonstrating the promise of our technology, and now Openwater is the world’s first open-source, open-patent, open-clinical-data, and open-safety-sharing company, centered on the new idea of the Silicon Hospital.
About the Role
As a Chief Operating Officer of Openwater, you will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of an open source hard-tech hardware/software/healthtech organization and executing our vision and operational strategies. We are looking for an energetic, self-motivated individual who wants to lead a global transformation in healthcare making it better and more affordable for all.
Overseeing all company operations in hard tech hardware and software development, open source and healthcare including project timelines, business developments, and employee productivity while building a highly inclusive culture to ensure team members thrive
Working with the CEO to set and drive our organizational vision and mission, corporate strategy, and hiring needs
Measuring and analyzing current revenue streams, offerings, and relationships to optimize business growth and revenue strategy
Developing actionable business strategies, objectives, and plans that ensure alignment with short- and long-term objectives developed in tandem with the CEO
Strategically managing, organizing, and coordinating employees from different departments and locations to ensure efficiency
Implementing financial procedures and organizational policies and programs to drive the company’s operating capabilities to surpass the industry average
Assessing and implementing improved processes and new technologies and collaborating with management
Assist the CEO in fundraising and participate in any expansion activities (acquisitions, business partnerships, and investments).
Work with finance teams in forecasting and managing various departmental budgets and company costs.
Assess and implement new business procedures, systems, technologies, and processes to improve company-wide efficiency and output.
Experience leading complex programs and projects to completion in hard tech hardware and software, open source and/or healthcare development of components and devices.
Strong negotiation skills; Ability to motivate, organize, and respond to employees of many different areas of expertise
Leadership experience setting and delivering organizational strategies, initiatives, objectives, and plans.
BS in Business/Operations/Engineering or similar
Ability to travel both domestically and internationally.
Excellent interpersonal and relationship-building skills
The job is in our San Francisco office and in person
Salary Range: $300,000 - $400,000
Equal Opportunity Employer
Openwater is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate and encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.