Our mission at Duolingo is to develop the best education in the world and make it universally available. Duolingo is the most popular language learning application in the world, but there’s so much more we want to accomplish.
We’re looking for a corporate development leader to help us grow through M&A. Join us to build this new function and increase access to effective language education.
Support Duolingo’s growth through M&A, working closely with Duolingo’s product and exec teams
Engage with targets and maintain strong relationships with companies and teams of interest
Lead cross-functional deal teams, including product, finance, legal, people, and others
Lead deal negotiation, due diligence, and integration efforts for acquisitions
Significant experience leading teams to execute all aspects of transactions including M&A negotiation, execution, and integration
Demonstrated understanding of Duolingo’s business and future growth opportunities
Demonstrated track record of achievement in fast paced entrepreneurial work environments
Experience working closely with product and engineering colleagues
Excellent communication skills
Excellent analytical skills
15+ years relevant work experience in corporate development, investment banking, or related industries
Ability to travel to Duolingo's Pittsburgh, PA headquarters every quarter
Exceptional candidates will have:
Experience leading corporate development at a company in hypergrowth