Life Works Here

Join our talent network, explore companies and search for jobs. Employment is abundant, commutes are short, and the region is filled with a sense of possibility, a place where you can have a real impact.
Leverage our network to build your career.
Tell us about your professional DNA to get discovered by any company in our network with opportunities relevant to your career goals.

Venture Fellow



Bentonville, AR, USA
Posted on Monday, March 20, 2023

We are a biotechnology-focused venture capital firm seeking Venture Fellows interested in learning about venture capital by investing in lifesaving medicines.

Location: Bentonville, Arkansas


  • Analyze materials provided by potential investees and enrich them with independently sourced information
  • Source and conduct interviews with subject matter experts and management references
  • Learn key aspects of qualitative and quantitative analysis—including financial modeling—to contribute to investment memoranda
  • Utilize a suite of computational tools for competitive landscaping and characterization

About You

You are passionate about cutting-edge biotechnology and have demonstrable research skills.

You are pursuing one of:

  • An MD, PharmD, or PhD in a relevant discipline, such as biology, chemistry, or bioinformatics, or
  • An MBA or JD, with a scientific or technical background in a relevant discipline at the undergraduate level

About SymBiosis

We are long-term investors in engineering biology to treat—or better, cure—human disease.

We invest in groundbreaking medicines across disease area, financing stage, and geography, with a focus on programs in, or about to enter, human trials.

We are curious, rigorous, collaborative, and passionate about our work; we are also long-term investors in our team.

The Opportunity

  • Learn venture investing by working with a well-capitalized, long-term investor in lifesaving medicines
  • Work in an engaging environment, with a great team committed to building a great organization
  • Gain valuable career experience through a hands-on fellowship program, with potential to move into a permanent role on the team if mutually agreed

2022-2023 Application Process & Dates

Interested and qualified candidates should submit a resume and brief cover email to talent@symbiosis.vc by 5:00pm CST on September 16th. An overview of key program dates can be found below:

  • Sep. 16 – Resume and cover email submissions due
  • Sep. 23 – First round interview invitations sent
  • Oct. 14 – Case study materials circulated to selected candidates
  • Oct. 21 – Case studies due by 11:59 pm CST
  • Oct. 28 – Final round interview invitations sent
  • Nov. 8 – Venture Fellow offers sent
  • Jan. 2, 2023 – Apr. 28, 2023 – Venture Fellow program (10 – 20 hours per week)

SymBiosis is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to building and maintaining a diverse workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability status, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.