Chief Technology Officer

Recruiter
Viqu Limited
Location
Leicestershire
Posted
07 Dec 2018
Closes
18 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
I'm currently recruiting a Chief Technology Officer for a unique IoT start-up based in Leicester. Having recently secured funding from a number of global investors, the business is now looking to bring a new Chief Technology Officer on board who understands and values the benefits of technology and can define a strategic roadmap for the business.

Following recent, substantial market interest the business requires a Chief Technology Officer to lead the engineering team, implementing processes and controls to ensure the design and development processes deliver the products of the highest quality.

Key Responsibilities

Define the strategic roadmap for the core engineering team and as a board level position, contribute to the wider business strategy
Work with business-investors to understand existing and future technical capabilities and product development
Present technical and product development progress to investors and the board
Lead, develop and grow the organisations engineering team, owning the processes and ways of working
Design, develop, test and maintain the company produce line by taking a ‘hands-on’ approach to working
Lead the development of desktop and server IT architecture to deliver secure, reliable, robust and scalable solutions

The ideal candidate will have previously worked in a Senior Leadership position with a start-up and is now looking for a fresh challenge. You will have strong commercial product development awareness having worked with large teams of engineers. It is essential that this person has experience in software development, IoT and hardware improvements as well as having experience of portable electronic hardware design, embedded firmware and web development.

For more information on this particular role, or if you are interested in having a confidential conversation about how VIQU can assist you in your job search please do apply. Alternatively, you can contact the Lead Consultant on this role, Max Heaphy on (Apply online only) or .

If you know someone who would be ideal for this role, by way of showing our appreciation, VIQU is offering an introduction fee up to £1,000 once your referral has successfully started work with our client (terms apply).

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