We're on the lookout for a dynamic Chief Technology Officer (CTO) with a minimum of 3 years of experience crafting exceptional technology solutions. Are you passionate about driving growth, shaping the technology strategy, and making a tangible impact? Let's connect and explore this exciting opportunity.
🖥 Your Role: As our CTO, you will lead our technology efforts, delving deep into the world of SaaS and mobile interfaces, and serve as the driving force behind our software engineering endeavors.
🌍 Our Impact: We take pride in our mission to help users excel in job interviews, boost their public speaking confidence, and contribute to meaningful initiatives like our partnership with Open Arms to elevate English skills among Ukrainians in the UK.
📰 In the News: Our innovation and dedication have earned us recognition in the industry, with mentions in publications like Sifted, PresSeed Now, and more.
You'll be a great fit if you are:
✨ A Start-Up Enthusiast: You're passionate about the dynamic world of early-stage start-ups and are eager to contribute your expertise to our exciting journey.
🌟 Cool Under Pressure: You thrive in fast-paced environments and can keep the team's energy and focus positive and productive.
🚀 A Tech Visionary: With expertise across the technology stack, you'll lead the development of exceptional software and deliver outstanding user experiences.
🔍 A Testing Expert: You have a keen eye for identifying and resolving bugs, whether they're related to unit, integration, or user testing, ensuring our software runs as smoothly as a jazz playlist.
📈 A Strategic Thinker: You excel at breaking down complex tasks into manageable components and execute them with precision.
💬 An Effective Communicator: Stellar communication is key, and you'll keep the team informed and aligned, prioritizing clarity over perfect English.
🌟 Feedback Advocate: You welcome feedback, both positive and constructive, and continually strive for improvement.
Your tech toolkit includes expertise in:
- Digital Ocean
- Google Cloud and AWS
- ML Models
We're an early-stage start-up with a mission to create a positive impact by providing access to high-quality education. We're driven by the potential impact on jobs, immigration, and innovation.
While we may not offer the same compensation as big tech companies (yet), we provide an opportunity for you to grow with our team and reap the rewards of equity and impact as we succeed together.
Everything you work on will have an immediate and significant effect on our team, users, or product.
High Velocity: We prioritize rapid code shipping, breaking down tasks into manageable pieces and focusing on progress over perfection.
Structured & Intentional: Every action we take has a purpose, whether it's a feature, bug fix, or anything in between.
Lean Machine: We believe in keeping our toolkit tight to stay nimble and agile.
Focused & Aligned: Clarity is essential, and we achieve it through clear communication and regular planning, ensuring everyone understands their tasks and the reasons behind them.
Be the Captain: We value individuals who take initiative and drive the issues they are passionate about.
A Bit of Administration:
This is a full-time remote position (which could turn into hybrid)
We prioritize an equity-first approach and are generous with shares until we complete our fundraising round.
Ideally, you should be within a European timezone to facilitate close collaboration, but exceptional candidates from elsewhere will also be considered.
Please, no agencies 😀
Ready to apply? Please send your CV in PDF format, along with a short paragraph about yourself. Share who you are, why you're excited to join our team, what drives and excites you, and what unique contributions you'll bring to the table. This is an informal opportunity for us to get to know you as a person first.
We look forward to hearing from you!