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Business Development Specialist

SeeScan, Inc.
San Diego, California, United States
13 days ago


About this Position

SeeScan is looking for an experienced Business Development Specialist to join our DeepSea Power & Light oceanographic products team. Our ideal candidate has experience in multiple facets of business development and understands how to gather and use information to guide good decision making, strategy, and set operational priorities.

Your Mission

In this position, your mission will be to gather, synthesize, and act on data relating to market position, the competitive landscape, opportunities, and feedback from our international sales network. You will oversee the formulation of a formal business development strategy, set marketing priorities, and help inform the product development path for our oceanographic products in order to expand the reach and scope of our brand. Our ideal candidate is also a self-motivated, open-minded, and natural learner who can manage their own time while teaming effectively with a diverse group of professionals. Our products leverage cutting edge technology developed by our in-house Engineering resources, so you must be eager and open to learning new and potentially unfamiliar technology.


  • Manage regular and formal data gathering from our international representatives and key customers
  • Build and maintain connections with a network of thought leaders in our industries
  • Develop a deep understanding of the products, technologies, and key capabilities of our oceanographic products group
  • Research opportunities both inside and outside of our key markets
  • Synthesize research data into actionable insights to feed back into our operations
  • Formulate and maintain a formal business development plan with key specific goals and performance indicators
  • Set marketing priorities and contribute to ongoing projects


  • Clear and effective communication style
  • Proven capacity to understand and communicate technical concepts
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills
  • Effective leadership, interpersonal, and organizational skills
  • Ability to effectively manage time and resources, and to implement change
  • Must possess strong verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to communicate through written and spoken English
  • Able to function in a fast paced, dynamic environment
  • Must be comfortable with technology, especially productivity tools like MS Office, Word, Excel

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, or a related field
  • 3-5 years of experience in sales, marketing, or a related field

We Offer

  • A position within an established company, growing from humble beginnings in our founder’s garage to a team of over 300
  • A culture of transparency, growth, and innovation – read more about it below!
  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Traditional and Roth 401(k) investment options, with a current company matching contribution of up to $50 per paycheck (biweekly)
  • Flexible Paid Time Off plan with no cap or “use it or lose it” requirement

If this opportunity is of interest, please apply online at, please include your resume and a thoughtful cover letter explaining why you are the ideal candidate for this position. We are looking for a long-term, in-house team member to join us, not a contractor or consultant.

This is a full-time, onsite position. Local candidates will be given strong preference.

About SeeScan and DeepSea

Modern life depends on the infrastructure that brings water, electricity, gas, and communications to our homes and businesses. SeeScan’s mission is to deliver the highest quality products that protect these vital services. Our DeepSea brand of harsh-environment oceanographic equipment is synonymous in this industry with robust and high value-add products, dating back more than 30 years to our founder’s garage. We build cameras, lights, batteries, relief valves, and other products from the ground up, from initial product conception to prototyping, testing, and final assembly.

What is it Like to Work at SeeScan?

Working at SeeScan is unique. We have the stability of a larger company—we’ve been in business for over 30 years!—but our company culture has a small family feel that thrives on transparency, collaboration, and innovation. Our mission is to create the best products in our industries and continue our growth – not to line shareholders’ pockets.

There is a reason why our turnover is so low. We know that SeeScan is more than a collection of facilities, technologies, and products. SeeScan is a community of people. Working here, you’ll be part of a group of people who take pride in their work and their community. We’re passionate, but there’s more to it than that. We have a sense of ownership of SeeScan’s success and a shared commitment to continuous improvement. You won’t just be a cog in a corporate machine here – you’ll be our most critical investment, and we’ll do our best to empower you with the tools you need to find success at SeeScan.


  • No recruiters, contractors, or consultants, please
  • No relocation assistance or visa sponsorships available for this position
  • SeeScan is an Equal Opportunity Employer

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

SeeScan is committed to maintaining a safe work environment for all of its employees. We are requiring that all of our onsite employees are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Therefore, we will only be extending offers to candidates who are already fully vaccinated or who will be fully vaccinated prior to their start date. You are considered fully vaccinated two full weeks after you’ve received your final vaccine dose. We will make a good faith effort to make reasonable accommodations for those with valid medical or religious exemptions from receiving the vaccine.

Job Information

  • Job ID: 59952705
  • Location:
    San Diego, California, United States
  • Position Title: Business Development Specialist
  • Company Name: SeeScan, Inc.
  • Industry Sector: Miscellaneous Manufacturing
  • Job Function: Operations
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Min Education: BA/BS/Undergraduate
  • Min Experience: 3-5 Years

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