CTO

Job description

techspert.io is seeking a CTO to join us on our mission to harness the power of AI to transform primary research and the way knowledge is shared.

Having recently secured Series A funding from Nauta Capital and other investors techspert.io is scaling at a rapid pace. We are building AI that is mapping the world’s expertise, predicting who has what specialist knowledge, and using that to match our customers to precisely the right expert insights. With significant traction in the Europe and US healthcare sector, we are looking to grow from this strong base and enhance our platform technology to transform the way primary research is done and the way businesses make key decisions globally.

Techspert.io is now seeking a CTO that can support us in our next phase of scaling our technology and its application in more automated, precise, and efficient primary research. The incoming CTO will work closely with VP Engineering Jay Cano, as well as founders David and Graham to deliver on the tech vision and business objectives.

Job requirements

CTO will lead on:

  • Setting the creative technical long term vision for techspert.io and making key technical decisions to drive development towards it
  • Discover and implement new technologies and IP that yield a competitive advantage in expert coverage that matches our customer needs
  • Develop technical aspects of the company’s strategy to ensure alignment with techspert.io's plan to become the world-leading primary research platform
  • Oversee system infrastructure to ensure functionality and efficiency
  • Ensure security and data protection processes
  • Monitor KPIs and technology budgets to assess technological performance and return on investment of technical projects
  • Communicate technology strategy to partners, investors and potential customers through PR

We are looking for someone with:

  • Proven experience as a CTO or tech leadership role at a fast-growth tech company
  • Strong technical background in data science, machine learning, and AI
  • Understanding of budgets, business-planning and return on investment analysis in relation to technical decisions
  • Cultural fit with techspert.io team and ability to clearly discuss and agree ideas and direction with founders and VP Eng
  • Ability to lead technical strategy and delegate effectively to technical leads and monitor performance
  • Demonstrated interest in leading scale-up phase of tech companies