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CTO for client

Hyro , Zurich (Full Time)

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Job description

The CTO makes all executive decisions with regards to the technological interests of a company. They are responsible for outlining the company's technological vision, implementing technology strategies, and ensuring that the technological resources are aligned with the company's business needs.

We are seeking a highly skilled CTO for one of our clients with a storied history in the technological sector. CTO's are tasked with making executive technology decisions on behalf of the company, including managing a technology budget and making investments to align the company with their vision for its technological needs. You should be a strategic thinker, an effective communicator and an expert in technological development.

You will work directly under the CEO and will act as both a technology and business expert, making decisions that will impact the current and future operations of the company.

CTO Responsibilities:

  • Setting a vision for how technology will be used in the company.
  • Ensuring that the technological resources meet the company's short and long-term needs.
  • Outline the goals for research and development.
  • Creating timelines for the development and deployment of all technological services.
  • Making executive decisions on behalf of the company's technological requirements.
  • Acting as a mentor to team members.
  • Maintaining a consumer-focused outlook and aiding in the delivering of IT projects to market.
  • Managing technology budgets and time frames.
  • Staying on top of technology trends and developments.
  • Ensuring all technology practices adhere to regulatory standards.

CTO Requirements:

  • Masters degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • MBA preferred.
  • 8 years working in a technological role.
  • 5 years managerial experience.
  • Advanced technological skill set and a demonstrated history with technology.
  • Exceptional team management skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication.
  • Ability to delegate efficiently.
  • Extensive industry knowledge with an eye towards the future.

Type of company

Startup

Company size

Small - less than 50 employees

Industry

Service

Preferred experience

(One or more of the following)

CTO (min 2 years)
Back End Developer (min 2 years)

Information

Management experience: Yes
People management: Yes
Skills: Agile methodology
Technology Management MBA
Employment: Full time

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