Technical Consultant

Job description

Scrum Studio is looking for a part-time Technical Consultant to support Scrum Studio in its engagement with entertainment electronics companies.

  • Work exclusively on one particular project, supporting the Venture Partner and Head of
  • Technical Investments and Partner Success.
  • Research and analyze new/emerging technologies, tech trends, and startups related to gaming.
  • Interface with startups to better understand their technologies.
  • Assist in the preparation of slides, written posts on Scrum Connect Online (SCO), and other
  • reports.
  • Miscellaneous tasks as needed.


  • Fluent in English. Preferred but not required: fluent in Japanese.
  • BS in a STEM subject.
  • 1-2 years of experience as an engineer, at a technical startup, at a VC firm, or at an accelerator
  • program.
  • Interested in gaming/entertainment, technology, and startups. Work authorization that does not require any sponsorship
  • Able to work between 15 and 25 hours/week
  • Able to start immediately

  • Work in Bay Area or remotely

About Scrum Studios

Scrum Studio, Inc. is an open innovation platform established by Scrum Ventures, formed to bridge the gap between iconic Japanese corporations with startups from around the world. The platform focuses on three pillars to create new business opportunities: acceleration, incubation, and connection. Its vertical studio programs include: SmartCityX, Well-BeingX, SPORTS TECH TOKYO, and Food Tech Studio - Bites!

About Scrum Ventures

Scrum Ventures is an early-stage venture firm based in San Francisco with a growing Tokyo office. With entrepreneurial expertise and a strong network in Japan, we actively support portfolio global growth and success. Learn more at