General
ExecutiveFulltimeRelocation
Languages
English - Mastery
Skills
Software DevelopmentPythonLeadershipFinTechEngineeringAngularJSAPIsREST

Description

We are building the first global platform for timber trading. Driven by the long overdue digitization of the wood industry, we are excited by its new opportunities. As a team of entrepreneurs, purchasing experts, sales and process enthusiasts, we combine functional expertise with digital background. Fascinated by the multitude of sustainable use cases of timber, we are taking this legacy industry into the 21st century. To lead our engineering department and develop a technology vision with the management team, we are looking for you to become our CTO.

Your responsibilities

  • Set up, lead & grow a world class team of software engineers
  • Create the technological strategy that will transform a global industry
  • Work as part of the management team, introduce new ideas & push the shared vision
  • Develop a robust & scalable system architecture together with the engineering team
  • Analyse & research new technology, from machine learning to financial technology & use it to revolutionize the way global timber trade works
  • Implement & challenge the roadmap, working closely with the product team

 Your profile

  • Proven experience as CTO or similar leadership role
  • Knowledge of technological trends to build strategy, especially in the fields of ecommerce, fintech or digital marketplaces
  • Strong interest in business & industrial processes and their automation
  • Strategic thinking to achieve business goals with modern technology
  • Ability to conduct technological analyses & research
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Leadership & organizational abilities
  • Understanding of budgets & business-planning

 Our tech stack

  • Angular 8
  • REST API
  • Firebase
  • Python (Django) on Google App Engine
  • Google Cloud
  • Postgres on Google Cloud

Our offer

  • A key management position in an early stage tech startup
  • A share program to participate in the success that you build
  • A challenging, yet rewarding startup environment
  • An open & transparent work culture, where your input shapes the future of the company