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(Expired) Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

4 months ago by PatronGG GmbH

  Berlin, Germany

Level: Senior

Contract: Full Time (Paid)

Sector: Software Engineering

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We are looking for a Chief Technology Officer (CTO) to provide sound technical leadership in all aspects of our business. You will communicate with employees, stakeholders and customers to ensure our company’s technologies are used appropriately.

Strategic thinking and strong business acumen are essential in this role. We expect you to be well-versed in current technological trends and familiar with a variety of business concepts. You will bring in your technical expertise to provide the best possible customer experience, to grow the business and to find innovative solutions to business challenges.

If this sounds like an interesting challenge, we'd love to hear from you!


WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING

  • Management of the company as part of the leadership team with a focus on technology
  • (Further) development and realization of the company's technology and product strategy based on customer feedback and business requirements
  • Ensuring technologies are used efficiently, profitably and securely
  • Set the tech-strategy of the company, define goals and roadmaps, direct future growth and monitor KPIs in order to deliver the best experience to customers
  • Communicate tech-strategy to partners and investors
  • Build mobile and backend applications together with the development team
  • Lead and grow the development team
  • Evaluating and implementing new systems and infrastructure


WHAT YOU SHOULD HAVE

  • Knowledge of technological trends to build strategy
  • Understanding of budgets and business-planning
  • Ability to conduct technological analyses and research
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Leadership and organizational abilities
  • Strategic thinking
  • Problem-solving aptitude
  • Experience working in Agile/Scrum/Scrumban methodologies and frameworks
  • Fluency in English
  • Be based in Berlin or willing to relocate


TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Experience with database design and operation (Postgres, Redshift, etc)
  • Knowledge of Cloud technologies (GCP, AWS, or Azure)
  • Built or worked on products with a significant amount of users
  • Experience with MicroServices architecture
  • Experience in building REST APIs
  • Knowledge of Kubernetes
  • Knowledge of CI/CD


BONUS POINTS

  • Proven experience as a CTO or a similar leadership role
  • Strong network with social, competitive and pro gamers, streamers and event organizers
  • Any experience in building products for online games or esports
  • Active in the Open-Source community
  • Having experience with Machine Learning, AI or Natural Language Processing
  • Experience developing mobile applications


WHAT WE OFFER

  • You get to help shape our product and vision from an early stage
  • You’ll have a front-row seat to changing the esports industry for the better
  • A fast-paced environment with a quick-decision making process to ship products that fans love
  • A culture where your opinion is just as important as anyone else’s
  • You get to work with fellow esports enthusiasts and industry veterans (we're backed by Bitkraft, the Incubator by Jens Hilgers and Markus Fuhrmann)
  • You’ll receive an educational budget to spend on resources, books, and conferences to constantly learn and become better in what you love doing


COMPENSATION

  • Salary: €70 - 80k
  • Equity: 0.5% – 5.0%

We know that applying to a new role takes a lot of work and we truly value your time. We are looking forward to reading your application. If you’re interested in helping redefine how fans follow esports, send us a cover letter that best represents you.

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