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Are you our hands-on CTO - ready to embark on a world-class mission?

Salary Competitive
Equity To be negotiated

About Sparrowhawk Systems

Sparrowhawk Systems is a newly formed SaaS company. We have spent two years to develop one of the best q-com platforms that has been the core technology of a well-known B2C startup (voted Top 10 upcoming startups in Sweden in 2021/2022). Due to the platform’s popularity, Sparrowhawk will now further develop the platform and aims to license our end-to-end solution to additional companies (startups/scaleups/enterprises/NGOs etc). We are now on the lookout for a hands-on CTO to take this award-winning platform to the next level together with a small but dedicated team of developers and focus on rapid growth and scaling.


Sparrowhawk Systems in short:

  • Formed in September 2022

  • Co-founders have 15+ years of combined startup and scaleup experience

  • Well-funded with well-known business angels, VC and family office on Cap Table

  • Have worked with the one of the most well-known Q-Com players in the Swedish market and now expanding platform for use in similar and new segments

  • Now focusing on profitable growth to become Sweden’s next high-valued SaaS export

  • Small tight-knit team with room for personal growth of each and every team member

  • Exciting list of clients on the waitlist already (pharmacy & last-mile)


Job Description

  • Help the team with feature development and maintenance across Sparrowhawk's arsenal of services.

  • Lead the discussion and planning of new features.

  • Build a smooth and beautiful experience on the Sparrowhawk app for our clients´users.

  • Closely collaborate with other teams to deliver value to the end-user.

  • Take ownership over the fullstack platform by adapting and experimenting with new technologies.

  • Contribute to scaling up the tech team and bringing great talents onboard by conducting interviews and code pairing sessions.


Qualifications

  • A can-do mentality where nothing is impossible

  • Experience building scalable and reliable large-scale applications.

  • 3-5 years commercial experience with node.js and React Native.

  • Experience with Typescript, PostgreSQL and Prisma.

  • Rigor in high code quality, unit testing and integration testing.

  • Proficient applying best practice Design patterns and Design principles when building your software.

  • Open-minded personality, comfortable working in an Agile environment and making decisions in a collaborative way with the team.

  • Fluent English communication skills.

  • You are comfortable with leading teams and developing skill-sets of junior developers


A big plus

  • Experience using cloud provider platforms such as AWS.

  • Familiar with design programs such as Figma.

  • Comfortable using common monitoring tools such as sentry.

  • Experience within data engineering.

  • You have experience from logistics, e-com, q-com, ride-hailing or e-scooter industry.

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Skill development
Skill development

We want to take you from good to great.

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.

Central office
Central office

Your local office is your anchor point, thus, we placed it centrally at your convenience.

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Sparrowhawk Systems

Sparrowhawk Systems is a newly formed SaaS company. We have spent two years to develop one of the best q-com platforms that has been the core technology of a well-known B2C startup (voted Top 10 upcoming startups in Sweden in 2021 & 2022). With the platform’s popularity, Sparrowhawk will now further develop the platform and aims to license our end-to-end solution to additional startups, scaleups, enterprises & NGOs

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