CTO, Chief Technology Officer, Up to £120,000 Base + Equity + Benefits, Working for a Truly Amazing Start Up Company that already has nearly 1 Million users, Brighton Location
Overview of the CTO (Chief Technology Officer):
Once in a while a position comes along that as a business we do not need to sell !!
This start up App/Technology company has grown at phenomenal rate and they are near to 1 million users already. The company are already well funded and are in the final stages of another investment to help them grow to the very next level. From a business standpoint they already have 1,250 clients signed up so its a business that has proved its value in the market and its only going from strength to strength.
The Chief Technology Officer – CTO is a new role within the business and has come about based on growth and demand. This is an immediate requirement to re-architect a new version 2 of the platform, where the business will likely use the resource of the 3rd party (in place already) to ensure a positive and swift delivery of its next phase.
After that, the business has very exciting plans to take revolutionise and take the product internationally & evolve from a transactional business to a data focused business that influences & engages the customer base.
Positions like these do not come around often and this is a real chance to be part of something really special, sound like you then we would love to hear from you!
Duties of the CTO:
This is a greenfield opportunity and your responsibilities will include:
Developing all technical aspects of the company’s strategy to ensure alignment with its business goals.
Discover and implement new technologies that yield a competitive advantage.
Ensuring that technological resources meet the company's short and long-term needs.
Creating timelines for the development and deployment of all technological services.
Manage 3rd party suppliers
Build quality assurance and data protection processes
Managing technology budgets and time frames.
Communicate technology strategy to partners and investors
Whats in your DNA?
Demonstrable experience as a CTO / Lead Technologist within a successful, fast growth App focused business
Experience rearchitecting platforms in fast-paced, ideally in a start-up/scale-up environment
Knowledge of technological trends to build strategy
Ability to conduct technological analyses and research
Understanding of budgets and business-planning
Problem solving aptitude
Excellent verbal and written communication