At Via, we're on the cutting edge of mobility. We’re building revolutionary technology that’s changing the way people get around. It's on-demand transit on a mass scale, a smarter transportation that’s friendly to our planet. From on-demand autonomous shuttles in Australia to dynamically routed bus fleets in Singapore, our sophisticated operating system is powering transportation in the world’s biggest cities and is sought after by prominent transportation players globally. We’ve provided more than 50 million shared rides already, and we’re growing at an astonishing rate. We have offices in more than 15 countries, projects in more than 50 markets, and a goal of 200 deployments by the end of 2019. If you’re someone who relishes wearing multiple hats, never backs down from a challenge, and loves getting things done, we’d love to hear from you!
As Operations Principal, you will oversee daily operations while driving the continuous improvement and growth of our service.
Responsibilities and Duties
Coordinate with Associates to ensure smooth operation of Via’s game-changing service
Devise and implement innovative strategies to source, onboard and manage Via Driver Partners and riders.
Create and implement online and offline marketing campaigns to drive rapid growth.
Collaborate with product and engineering teams to optimize usability, virality, and engagement of Via’s mobile applications.
Generate leads, acquire contacts, and develop relationships with potential business partners
Oversee complex operational logistics, powered by Via’s proprietary technology tools
Tirelessly work to scale and improve operational processes and systems.
A great executor: you are detail-oriented and get the job done
An exceptional team player: people love working with you and for you
Skilled at communicating professionally.
An independent self-starter: you enjoy working as part of a small team and are excited to help build Via Chicago from the ground up
Prior people management experience a plus
Have a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or Technology from a top-tier university (an MBA is strongly preferred) and a record of exceptional academic achievement
Via offers above market compensation packages and benefits, including equity, health insurance, and relocation assistance.