CTO / Co.Founder with founder equity
You will be our most senior technical decision-maker - responsible for driving the infrastructural development of the business. You'll be working alongside the CEO and soon on product development, technical strategy, and research roadmap. You'll need to be someone who is willing to be completely hands-on during the product build, but also ready to lead a technical team in the future.
Own the technological, engineering, and architectural decisions as well as the technical roadmap and work with other co-founders to scale up the company.
Lead the development, deployment, and delivery of this highly innovative product with consideration towards long term scalability.
Recruit and build the in-house development team, and also manage the relationships with external technical agencies and freelancers.
Communicate the technology of the company to investors, clients, and other stakeholders.
Monitor KPIs and IT budgets to assess technological performance
Qualifications / Skills
Firstly being motivated to join a start-up as a co-founder;
You are a social entrepreneur.
You believe in a long term vision and can manage uncertainty.
You are a self-starting individual, motivated by team success, a sense of fun and you are good-humored under pressure.
You love building a business and do whatever it’s needed to make it happen - leverage your network and resources, get the job done through whatever wacky working schedules necessary, sacrifice short term comforts for long term success.
Track-record of delivering well-engineered products with modern technologies, have developed MVPs by yourself and led IT roadmaps.
Experience building machine learning products.
Working experience in DevOps, managing builds.
Strong communication skills with a variety of technical and non-technical audiences.
Experience running team(s) of developers
Ideally some previous startup experience, and/or a range of experiences within larger companies
Founder equity (negotiable up to 30%), with a year’s cliff and 4 years vesting.
Once you start, you will also be subject to a 4-year vesting schedule and a year's cliff as well.
This is a sweat equity-based position until our seed funding is unlocked (Q3/4 2020).
This is a rare opportunity to lead the development of a truly innovative and global product from the ground up, and join early a startup that will soon be a growing business of exceptional engineers working on the latest technologies.
This job comes with several perks and benefits
Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.
You know how you perform best. Work from your couch, your favorite cafe or abroad when you feel like it.
We want to take you from good to great.