The Strategic Development team is responsible for the ideation, strategy and execution of high impact initiatives for the Cash App platform and its >15M monthly active customers. This is a much more operationally focused role than most strategy jobs, where we take it from concept stage through the execution and launch of new products and businesses. A few examples of initiatives that we’ve developed by members of this team include Cash App’s Instant Deposit business, Cash Card, and Square’s $125M+ bitcoin trading business. Our team is essentially an internal startup that is incubating new businesses and digital products to drive the next wave of innovation for Cash, while capitalizing on Cash App’s significant distribution. This opportunity is comprised of roles that spans strategy, operations, deal-making, and business execution by leading and coordinating cross functional teams that include product, engineering, data science, design, finance, regulatory and legal. Our ideal candidate is comfortable with ambiguity, excited about learning about new domains, can put his/her ego aside, and thrives in a culture of principled risk taking.
Entrepreneurial background with a track record of successfully driving the launch of new products, businesses or other strategic initiatives, with the ability to drive impact in a larger organization
Experience in managing large complex projects involving multiple work streams and stakeholders
Ability to quickly climb the learning curve in new subject areas across domains (e.g., legal and regulatory landscapes, technical evaluations, strategic evaluations)
Comfortable with managing ambiguity as s/he assimilates learnings and diverse perspectives and translates it into a point of view
Strong analytical, critical & creative thinking skills
Strong business development and negotiation skills
Skilled influencer with demonstrable success in delivering results in a cross-functional team setting
Comfort with presenting a vision and representing Cash App with external stakeholders
Executive-level presentation skills
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.