ARTXP is a marketplace that connects customers to artistic and cultural experiences designed and hosted by artists in cities around the world.
Achievements (July 2021)
Within 2 years and during a pandemic, validated the concept of art experiences with 195 art events and 4,500+ guests.
Graduated (June 2021) from Scandinavia’s top-tier accelerator by Accelerace, Beyond Beta. "ARTXP was carefully selected among 200+ applicants and successfully completed Beyond Beta's accelerator as one of the top-9 startups, who made it through the entire 5-months program."
Accelerace Invest II is an investor in ARTXP.
Growing interest from several leading European VCs.
Version 1 launching autumn 2021.
Passionate and motivated. Driven by excellence, with an entrepreneurial spirit. Resourceful, innovative, forward thinking and committed. At ARTXP we embrace these qualities, so if this sounds like you then please read on!
Role and Responsibilities
With an MVP ready to launch this autumn, ARTXP is looking for an A-Player CTO who is ready for a hands-on role with flexibility to adapt to the needs of an expanding startup.
ARTXP’s CTO will be an expert in their field with a drive and passion to develop an exceptional digital product and is able to contribute to the expansion and growth of ARTXP.
The CTO joining will be the second full-time member of ARTXP’s team, along with the Founder /CEO. With funding already secured, the team is likely to grow by the end of 2021.
Your primary tasks include, but are not limited to:
Front-end and back-end web development
Designing and developing APIs
Developing front-end website architecture
Designing user interactions on web pages
Developing back-end website applications
Ensuring cross-platform optimization for mobile phones
Building upon ARTXP’s existing MVP
Adding new features from our list of pending features
Maintaining, enhancing, and refining existing systems and features
Gaining real-time user feedback and timely implementation of relevant feedback
Dealing with any deployment issues including re-coding of bug fixes
Maintaining comprehensive documentation for new and existing systems and procedures
Optimizing performance and scalability as necessary to meet the business goals
Planning the next product version and tech updates
Handling tech tasks concerning first product iteration
Responsible for technologies that grow the business and maintain our competitive advantage
Staying up to date with tech trends to ensure we remain competitive, efficient, and scalable
Taking on other assignments and responsibilities as necessary
Our tech stack is based on:
As the Full Stack Developer, you have experience in the following technologies:
Laravel (back-end framework) - laravel.com
Laravel Nova (Admin system) - nova.laravel.com
Vue (front-end framework) - vuejs.org
Laravel Forge (server management) - forge.laravel.com
Digital Ocean Droplets (server droplet provider) - digitalocean.com
Our tech stack is based on the above, however we are not limited to these technologies as we scale, and the joining CTO will have the freedom to work with their preferred technologies benefiting the growth and expansion of ARTXP.
You have strong product development and web development experience (minimum 5 years)
You have a computer science background, or have acquired good knowledge on software engineering principles, design patterns, basic algorithms, etc.
You are highly skilled in both front-end and back-end development
You have considerable experience and a portfolio of work on websites and applications you have developed, for either the back-end, front-end, or the full-stack
You have deep familiarity with different programming languages and their major uses
You have an excellent technological insight and ability to recognize when a new programming language, tool, or development methodology is worth exploring
You are able to present your ideas, technical vision, and designs to other team members and stakeholders
You excel in creating digital experiences and interfaces using the latest design software
Behavioural Skills/ Competencies
Innovative and creative thinker.
Collaborative with a team player mindset.
Quick decision maker who can act by exercising high judgment.
Always on and in tune with industry trends and the latest technologies.
Ability to thrive in a demanding work environment, and adapt to the evolving needs of the startup.
You’ll play a critical role in building and scaling ARTXP
You’ll be part of a startup that is mission-driven, strives for and rewards excellence, and works hard towards becoming the 'go-to' place for art experiences, globally
A competitive startup salary
Flexible working hours
Hybrid work allowed (work from home & office work)
Join us on our mission and make an impact
When you join ARTXP, you are helping create opportunities for artists around the world. From painters and architects to musicians and writers. You are helping the artists we should all meet by providing them the stage, the tools, and the exposure they so deserve. To top it off, when you join us, you are joining us on our mission to bring people together through meaningful and memorable experiences. You are joining us on our mission to bring people together, all over the world, through art. Is there a more meaningful benefit than that?
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.
Your local office is your anchor point, thus, we placed it centrally at your convenience.