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Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities

Business Development Manager (DE/EN)

Published on 07-09-2020

At Propulsion Academy at Technopark Zürich, we offer a different type of learning experience. Our education model is immersive, practical, hands-on, and rewarding! We place our highest focus on helping students make a smooth and fun transition to becoming software developers and data scientists.


With 300+ alumni, several corporate clients, and students working for a wide variety of companies, we are looking for a German (Swiss German) and English-speaking Business Development Manager to spread Propulsion’s corporate offerings.


Working with the Propulsion team, your role will include the following:

- Playing a lead role in defining sales targets, identifying new opportunities and customers

- Promoting Propulsion’s education and consulting services to mid to large-size enterprises

- Creating a network of hiring partners for graduates of Propulsion’s immersive programs

- Advising customers (medium to large enterprises) on their digital journey

- Working on creative and interesting projects in full-stack and data science space


What you offer to Propulsion:

- Fluency in German (Swiss German advantageous), great spoken and written English

- 2-3 years of industry experience in sales/business development (experience with programming not required but definitely a plus)

- Flexibility, we are a startup where everyone wears different hats, but we are learning a lot along the way

- Last and most important, dedication towards helping others and making a positive impact in the world of education


What Propulsion offers you:

- Opportunity to make a difference: we help coach and place students into the career of their dreams

- Top-notch learning environment: the technologies we teach and use such as Machine Learning, AI, Deep Learning, NLP, … are at the forefront of industry

- Fun and creative place to work: we value the team above the individual and strive to create a working environment where everyone contributes

- Central location in Zurich: as frequent contact with companies is important, we’re located in Technopark Zurich at the heart of the Zurich tech scene

- Competitive compensation: market salary + commission structure, flexible schedule, and 6 weeks of paid vacation


Interested in sharing our passion for technology and education? Send us your CV and a short introduction to learn@propulsionacademy.com and let’s find out!